Tagged with charity shop

The Son had his Hat On…

The Son had his Hat On…

Hip Hip Hip Hooray! Yes, the sun was out. And at the weekend as well 🙂 For some reason, the changing of the seasons always seems to catch me out. I know it’s late Spring, and Summer is well on it’s way, and hopefully things will warm up and we will see some sun. But … Continue reading

Charity Shop Fairies

Charity Shop Fairies

Someone on Twitter once mentioned to me (as you do) that there were such things as Charity Shop/Car Boot/General Thrifting Fairies, who can choose to smile down on you and bless you with a multitude of pre-loved goodies. Well, they must have been following the blog, and read my post where I had a mild … Continue reading

Back on it…

Back on it…

OK, so the time has come to get back on the horse and get back to blogging about Making Do and Mending, which is what I imagine most of you tune in for. Not the most exciting thing in the world to get the ball rolling, but it does involve buttons, and anything involving buttons … Continue reading

The first official purchases…

The first official purchases…

The first official purchases of My Make Do and Mend Year! Not really anything we needed, but still. I was browsing the local charity shops the other afternoon while waiting to go and pick BigSmall from pre-school… I found this dress, and thought it was rather lovely, and so treated myself (£4.99) and all of … Continue reading