‘Get me to an op shop, vintage store or market and I am in heaven!’ Kristy Berry is living the vintage lover’s dream. Born and raised in Parkes, NSW, Kristy is the owner of the popular store Colouby Creations. She and her husband Colin live in a home filled with vintage goodness, on three acres shared […]
Our society is overloaded with stuff. In this context, the vintage wardrobe makes perfect sense: because it’s re-using a resource that is already in existence, and uses no virgin materials. Clare Press, who urges us ‘not underestimate the power of vintage, thrifted, second-hand and upcyled fashion’, is a fashion insider who has decided to use her […]
For the first blog of 2017 I thought I would visit one of my passions, and resolutions – to be kinder to the environment. I’m no eco angel, but I have been drawn to vintage for aesthetic and historical as well as ethical reasons.