JOIN IN WITH OUR GET THE TREND WORKSHOPS! – LOVE YOUR CLOTHES GUEST POST

Charity Fashion Live has been and gone, and we’re sad to wave goodbye to another brilliant event, celebrating the versatility, beauty and fun of shopping second hand. Once again we… Read more »

CHARITY FASHION LIVE THE FILM 2017

In case you missed it – watch all the behind the scenes action and find out what drives us to perform this insane challenge each year!

THE CHARITY FASHION LIVE AW/17 LOOK BOOK

(WITH BARNARDO’S & LOVE YOUR CLOTHES). On Saturday we set ourselves the challenge of recreating London Fashion Week looks, in real time as they came out on the catwalk, using… Read more »

GUEST POST: CHARITY SHOP BOP RUNWAY EDITION

THANKS TO LUCY JANE OF INFINITY OF FASHION [GUEST BLOG] CHARITY SHOP BOP #RUNWAYEDITION: PATTERNED IN PINK #runwayedition  – ‘what is that’ I hear you asking? Having taken inspiration from… Read more »

SUPER GLAM COMPETITION!!

I have an awesome 💞**COMPETITION ALERT**💞Win these AMAZING Clueless vibes 💅🏼@viviennewestwoodofficial + @shoesmelissa Shoes – Courtesy of @barnardosretail (Size 4 but is definitely more like a 5!!) and a fluffy Pom Pom handmirror!!!! All you… Read more »

THE BEST OF CELEB AND STREET STYLE – FASHION WEEK

A little round up of our favourites…no comment needed – the on fleeeeeeek styling speaks for itself  foxes   

5 WAYS TO BREATHE NEW LIFE INTO YOUR WARDROBE

That age old adage – ‘so many clothes and yet nothing to wear’…if this sounds like you, here are the perfect tips from stylist Emma Slade Edmondson to make your… Read more »

THE FIERCEST OF FASHION SHOWS

Charity Fashion Live is nothing if it’s not *FIERCE*. We’d be so bold as to claim that it’s the fiercest of fashion shows around… And why do we audaciously make… Read more »

NEWNESS

New gym membership? Check. New smoothie based diet? Check. New wardrobe?……. MODEL CHI WEARS HEAD TO TOE BARNARDO’S – SOUTH WOODFORD STORE Now that 2017 has hit, everyone seem’s to… Read more »

MORE SPARKLE IN 2017 PLEASE!

Let’s be brutally honest. 2016 has been savage… From Brexit to Bowie (which could be considered just the tip of the iceberg)…we’ve had a raw deal indeed and we’re pretty sure… Read more »

GUEST POST: XMAS WARDROBE ON A BUDGET

BY LOVE YOUR CLOTHES Christmas is almost upon us, though you wouldn’t think it from the recent sunshine-filled days! This time of year is a wonderful opportunity to spend quality… Read more »

YOUR FESTIVE FASHION LOOK BOOK – SORTED.

Party season is mid flow and you’re inundated with invitations to parties and xmas catch up drinks with old friends! If you’re lacking in inspiration for your festive looks this… Read more »

ANNOUNCING….

We are so thrilled to announce that for Charity Fashion Live 2017 we will be teaming up with Love Your Clothes again! To top things off we are very excited to share… Read more »

CHARITY FASHION LIVE IS BACK FOR FEBRUARY FASHION WEEK.

Autumn Winter Fashion Week is just around the corner and we cant wait to see what the designers have in store for us! Once again the Charity Fashion Live team is up… Read more »

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…

OUR FASHION WEEK FAVOURITES

A little round up of our some more of our faves from the runway: Featuring Christopher Raeburn – repping green materials and unquestionably modern styles. Christopher Kane and his theme of ‘Damage and repair’ – a… Read more »

CHARITY FASHION LIVE TEAMS UP WITH MASHABLE 

Just as we thought we could hang up our charity shop clogs until next year’s LFW Spring Summer Fashion Week we were thrilled to get a call from  Mashable who asked… Read more »

CHARITY FASHION LIVE – THE SS16 COLLECTION 

Yesterday we set ourselves the challenge of recreating London Fashion Week looks, as they came out on the catwalk, using only what we could find in an Oxfam charity shop!… Read more »

WHAT’S HIDING IN YOUR WARDROBE 

By LOVE YOUR CLOTHES   Each year in the UK we buy around 1.1 million tonnes of new clothes and discard roughly the same amount. 50% of clothes are re-used… Read more »

YOUR GUIDE TO NAILING AW15 CHARITY SHOPPING 

I understand from my personal style clients that sometimes charity shopping can seem a bit daunting if you’re not a seasoned pro. So with the season transition on the approach… Read more »

@CHARITYFASHLIVE GIVEAWAY 

Imminently.. we will be hosting a #CharityFashionLive giveaway on twitter courtesy of Love Your Clothes and Recycle for London. Naturally we will be giving away two fabulous items we found on one of our trips… Read more »

SECOND HAND STYLE 

By Love Your Clothes: Two-thirds of us in the UK buy or receive second-hand clothes. However, given the large reservoir of unused quality clothing sitting in wardrobes, there’s a huge opportunity… Read more »

GUEST POST: LIVE LONG AND PROSPER

by LOVE YOUR CLOTHES: Fashion plays a huge part in our culture. The industry is exciting and hugely powerful – stretching way beyond the things we wear and touching so… Read more »

carnival style

CARNIVAL STYLE VIBES 

We don’t know about you but we are getting carnival feet over here at CFL towers. We’ve got the tunes banging on our retro CFL ghetto blaster and we’re ready… Read more »

PERFECT PARTNERS 

Where style is concerned, some might say that there is always a perfect partner. Whether it be the crisp white shirt to the devilishly dark blue jean (a classic), or… Read more »

GET YOUR FESTIVAL LOOK DOWN 

Festival season is in full flow and and whether you’re headed to party at Shambala, Reading or SW4 you gotta make sure you’re hot to trot. Here’s some inspiration we… Read more »

CHARITY FASHION LIVE IS NEARLY HERE!

London Fashion Week is fast approaching and we can’t wait to see what the designers have in store as they show at the shiny new Brewers Street venue. As everyone… Read more »