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    Buying Second Hand and the Circular Economy

    Buying something pre-loved or vintage is one way to shop in a more sustainable manner. It allows us to extend the lifecycle of an item, stops it going into landfill, which in turn reduces…

    February 22, 2020
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    My Vintage Christian Dior Wedding Dress

    I always knew that if I got married one day, I didn’t want to wear a traditional wedding dress or white, but I never would have imagined that I would be wearing Christian Dior…

    September 17, 2019
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    Mauritius Travel Guide

    Mark Twain once said “Mauritius was made first and then heaven, and heaven was copied after Mauritius” This tiny tropical island that I call home, is so small that sometimes it does not even appear on…

    April 24, 2019
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    Hawkeye Vintage

    My love for vintage dates back to my teens, I used to rummage through my mother’s second wardrobe and special trunk, where she kept all her vintage clothing – some dating back to the…

    May 29, 2018
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    Everlane #DamnGoodDenim

    Everlane has been my go-to for quality basics for years now, and needless to say, the permanent shipping to Australia is one of my highlights for 2017 – sad, I know but hear me…

    November 15, 2017