Looking back at Norwich Fashion Week…2013

As Norwich Fashion Week 2016 approaches, I’m finding it interesting to look back at the event in previous years, particularly my own involvement, to see how things have grown and changed. I recently covered the vintage events during 2011 & 2012, so here we are in 2013… For this year, the vintage fair & fashion show […] Continue reading →

Looking Back…at Norwich Fashion Week 2011 & 2012

As we head swiftly towards Norwich Fashion Week 2016 with all of the main shows moving onwards & upwards in a ‘bigger & better’ way to a new venue & myself getting more involved than ever before, I thought it would be nice to look back at the Week in previous years and it has been interesting […] Continue reading →

January – You start the year off fine…

We’ve made it through January! I’m sure lots of people are breathing a sigh of relief now we’ve hit February and I’ve definitely been there; bemoaning the long, cold, dark, skint month that never ends but I have to say that I’m really pleased with how I’ve tackled January 2016! After a year full of […] Continue reading →

My 2015 – Highlights & Achievements!

I only started to write blogs this year so this is my first year end as a ‘blogger’ and more importantly, it is the end of one of the most challenging years of my life which makes it very important for me to take a look back, and remind myself of all the good things […] Continue reading →

My Christmas Tree!

Let me just start by saying that until a couple of years ago, we have ALWAYS had a real Christmas tree and I would NEVER have entertained the idea of an artificial one at all, in fact we even have 3 lovely (& now very tall..) ex-Christmas trees growing outside when at odd times we’ve […] Continue reading →

Fly Me To The Moon! Our Vintage Fashion Showcase Part 2.

You will have read Fly Me To The Moon – Our Vintage Fashion Showcase Part 1. and here I am again to tell you all what happened next when Sarah from The Wedding Shed and Susie (that’s me!) from Wake Up Little Susie got together to put their vintage businesses on the map.   After deciding to bravely organise a fashion […] Continue reading →

Twilight Time – A Vintage Nightwear Party!

Today I will explain how to get six of your best friends to come out for the evening in their pyjamas to serve cakes, hand out goody bags, drink cocktails & much more… So, five years ago I decided to set up my own business selling vintage clothing and when I got my first set […] Continue reading →

Not just jackets to wear in bed…

  While sorting out some vintage bed-jackets for my nightwear & lingerie only stall at the Godwick Great Barn Most Unusual Wedding Fair this weekend, I got to thinking as usual about how pretty, delicate & colourful they all are, especially displayed together, & isn’t it a bit of a shame that they could easily be […] Continue reading →