Vintage Finds at Oxfam

This post first appeared on the new Oxfam Vintage Blog. Now that Spring is upon us, the weather is just perfect for wandering London’s streets in search of new vintage treasures. This weekend I set out on foot from Kilburn to Hyde Park, ostensibly to make the most of the sunshine, but knowing full well there … Continue reading

1950s ‘Brexton’ Picnic Set

Vintage Acquisition of the Day: 1950s picnic set, complete with asbestos lined thermos and original sugar cubes (plus a four-person set of side-plates, coffee cups and saucers, cutlery, tea-towel, food boxes, salt ‘n’ pepper shaker and glass storage jars). This one had my name written all over it – I just couldn’t resist (and a … Continue reading