Tag Archive: shopping

High Heel Boots I Can Actually Walk In!

I am feeling like a very sorry looking squirrel today. I had my bottom wisdom teeth out this morning and despite being drugged up to the eye-balls (literally) it’s still a wee bit… Continue reading

What Does One Wear To A 60th Birthday Picnic?

This isn’t a question I ask myself on a daily basis but I did give it plenty of thought a couple of weeks ago when we headed to Witley Court in Worcestershire for a… Continue reading

The Godmother Rocks!

Drum roll!… This is my Godmother & aunt’s debut on Charity Chic! While down in Pembrokshire this week, we passed through the county town of Pembroke. Not missing an opportunity for a charity shop… Continue reading

Charity Chic Look Of The Month – March 2012

Every month I put together a charity chic outfit featuring pieces I have bought from either charity shops, eBay, jumble sales and vintage clothes markets. Lots of fizz has been consumed as today is… Continue reading

Proof That A Charity-Chic-Budget Can Stretch To Karen Millen

Karen Millen is my favourite British designer – everything they produce is cut to perfection, distinctively glam and finished with immaculate attention to detail. A Karen Millen item is an investment piece so given my Charity… Continue reading

Worried you’ll bring fleas home when buying in a charity shop? Nah! My golden rules!

Perhaps you are new to buying in charity shops or you assume everything smells? You could be worried you’ll bring fleas home? Maybe you’ve dismissed it because you can afford to hit Selfridges so why bother? Well, I… Continue reading