Oxford

Elder Stubbs Festival in Oxford

This weekend the annual Elder Stubbs Festival in Oxford was held. Never mind Glasto… It’s one of my favourite events. The festival is run by Restore which is an Oxfordshire-based mental health charity that supports people to take control of their recovery, develop skills and lead meaningful lives. One of the ways they do this is through its allotment  – …

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Charity & vintage shop snoop, Oxford, Retro and vintage furniture

Vintage shop snoop: The Old Flight House in Weston on the Green

I’ve never been to Disneyland but can imagine if I went as a kid, I would get the same excited feeling I get now walking into The Old Flight House. From upcycled lamps made with gas canisters to opulent honewares to 1950s gowns – it has a vast amount of beautiful things for sale. I wrote about The Old Flight …

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craft & DIY, Furniture focus, Oxford, Rented home decor ideas, Retro and vintage furniture

Annie Sloan Blogger Event

Pineapples. Who knew painting these fruits would be such an exciting task. At the #bloggersatanniesloan event this weekend, we got very excited about them. Annie Sloan had organised a workshop at its HQ in Oxford, for bloggers from around the country. We spent the morning having a tour of the building, learning about how colours work together and having a …

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