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Exploring The Tea Shop in Hull

Tucked away in the corner of the newly refurbished Trinity Indoor Market is the charming Tea Shop. Owned by the lovely Marion Ring, this loose leaf emporium is jam-packed full of glass jars, each storing a different aromatic blend. I was lucky enough to sample some of the herbal goodness after chatting with the tea… Continue reading Exploring The Tea Shop in Hull

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York Does Vintage

I recently attended York Does Vintage, one of the several Britain Does Vintage fairs that take place across the country. In the beautiful setting of York’s Merchant Adventurers’ Hall, the fair tied two of my favourite things together – vintage and history. The grade 1 listed building has a rich history, dating back to 1357… Continue reading York Does Vintage

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Hull’s Assemble Fest and The Cautionary Tale of Horrid Ham Carver

Assemble Fest will be taking over the Newland area for the second time this May bank and it looks like we’re all in for a great weekend! The festival is all about celebrating the local businesses of Newland Avenue through theatre. As I live and work in the local area (TheHull Pie2 – which of course is Newland’s finest… Continue reading Hull’s Assemble Fest and The Cautionary Tale of Horrid Ham Carver

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Hull Fashion Week – WI Clothes Swap

Being slightly obsessed with second hand clothes you’d be suprised to learn that I have never attended a clothes swap, well until now at least. The WI Clothes Swap was just another exciting activity at the Hull Fashion Week Finale. As one of the main focuses at this years HFW was most defiantly reworked and vintage clothes,… Continue reading Hull Fashion Week – WI Clothes Swap

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Hull Fashion Week 2015 – Vintage Market

If you’ve been reading this blog for even a few minutes you’ll know that I love anything vintage! So I was very pleased to hear that, whilst the fantastic catwalk show was taking place in Hull’s City Hall during the Hull Fashion Week Finale, there was a quaint little vintage market going on as well.… Continue reading Hull Fashion Week 2015 – Vintage Market