My Vintage Finds By Era-Go-Again

Hi, I’m Lucy, lover of all things vintage, retro and on a budget. You can find me blogging over on Era-Go-Again!

As a vintage blogger I look out for pieces from the 40’s and 50’s. I also love picking up pieces that I can incorporate with my vintage bits for a perfect everyday look. True vintage clothing is an expensive hobby but one that I love. You can imagine my excitement when I come across beautiful vintage pieces in my local charity shops. Keep scrolling to see what I picked up at my local Barnardo’s.

Rock 1

Dress £5.99, belt and shoes my own.

When I spotted this dress at the Crouch End branch of Barnardo’s it ticked all the boxes – cotton, floral and tea dress style. It’s from ‘The Collection’ at Debenhams and is most likely from the 1990’s – I had to have it!

I instantly fell in love with the print and colours of this dress and what a steal it was at just £5.99! Its fresh green and hint of yellow is perfect for Spring. I teamed the dress up with these pretty vintage carved earrings that tie in perfectly with the print.

Rock 4

With the weather still a little chilly, I like to be able to throw on a cardigan. I spied this one, originally from New Look. It is the perfect shade and matches the dress. I love how the Crouch End store is colour coordinated as it makes outfit building so easy.

Rock 5

Cardigan £3.99

When writing blog posts I always try to incorporate as many charity shop pieces as I can. Working for a charity myself, I recognise how important the support is to these shops and the wider impact on the people it helps – in this case, the UK’s most vulnerable children, young people and families.

I hope you have enjoyed this blog post, if you want see more vintage inspired charity shops finds you can find me on Instagram.

Want to share your top Barnardo’s looks with us and feature on The-Thrift? Comment below and we’ll get in touch!

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