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[25 Jun 2015 | No Comment]
My Vintage Brighton – Laura of Rags Revival

Founder of Brighton women’s and children’s clothes swap events Rags Revival, Laura Jordan, shares her tips on vintage shopping on a budget.

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[21 Jun 2015 | No Comment]
Brighton Big Screen 2015 line-up

Brighton’s Big Screen beach cinema returns for 2015 with a line-up of blockbuster, classic and family movies including Dirty Dancing, The Goonies and Interstellar.

Decor, Featured »

[14 Jun 2015 | No Comment]
Midcentury Magazine – Lubna Chowdhary

I recently discovered Lubna Chowdhary’s work through an interview feature for the latest issue of Midcentury Magazine. And as I trust your taste I think you’ll fall in love just as fast…

Fashion, Featured, Style heroes »

[31 May 2015 | No Comment]
Style heroes – Little Bird by Jools Oliver

Fun and funky, Jools Oliver’s new range for Mothercare steers clear of the usual princess and car cliches to play with retro rainbows, bold brights and prints reminiscent of vintage computer games.

Decor, Featured »

[16 May 2015 | One Comment]
Have vision to transform your home for TV?

Brighton TV company Ricochet is on the hunt for creative and crafty types to transform their living rooms for a new programme, with a little help from the experts.

Fashion, Featured, Win »

[3 May 2015 | 193 Comments]
Win a Lindy Bop vintage-style dress

Hen party and wedding season brings the best excuse there is to buy new look-at-me summer dresses. And if you’re looking for something flirty, feminine and Fifties-inspired, we may have found the repro brand for you…

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[3 May 2015 | No Comment]
My Vintage Brighton – Olivia Purvis

Fashion blogger, writer and avid seaside day-tripper Olivia Purvis of www.whatoliviadid.com answers our questions on all things vintage and Brighton…

Fashion, Featured »

[26 Apr 2015 | No Comment]
Vintage Top Trumps: Kimono vs dungarees

Both will be festival favourites thanks to the 1970s fashion revival this spring/summer – but which should you invest in? We pit vintage dungarees against vintage kimonos, top trumps style, to help you decide…

Elsewhere, Events, Featured »

[21 Apr 2015 | No Comment]
East Grinstead VE Day street party

To mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, East Grinstead will recreate the town’s original 1945 Victory in Europe (VE) Day street party on 10 May.

Fashion, Featured, Style heroes, Win »

[15 Apr 2015 | No Comment]
Style Heroes – House of Bricks sunglasses

Fifties’ cats eye, Sixties’ circles or Eighties’ hearts – whatever shape best frames your face House of Bricks have got it covered with their colourful range of retro sunnies.

Events, Fashion, Featured »

[12 Apr 2015 | One Comment]
My Vintage Brighton – Kathryn Cheston

Vintage trader and Fifities frock fan Kathryn Cheston answers our questions on all things vintage and Brighton and shares the sad fate of her first and favourite vintage find…

Decor, Featured »

[5 Apr 2015 | 2 Comments]
Fish + Liquor on Madeira Drive

Madeira Drive has long been a popular meeting place for vintage-lovers. And thanks to the new vintage-themed fish and chip restaurant Fish + Liquor they can now stay a while longer…

Fashion, Featured »

[28 Mar 2015 | No Comment]
Selvedge denim – the colour of quality

Most people own a pair of jeans. But for some denim is a more serious business; serving its original purpose as workwear or marking allegiance to a subculture. Which is where selvedge denim comes in…

Decor, Elsewhere, Fashion, Featured »

[7 Mar 2015 | No Comment]
Vintage and antiques shops in Rye

Rye is one of those perfectly picturesque Sussex towns where every third person seems to own a vintage or antique shop. From the wood-paneled lock-ups down at the Quayside to mid-century Americana on the High Street, here are five of our favourites.

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[1 Mar 2015 | No Comment]
Style heroes – Coco Fennell Spring/Summer15

An Elvis-esque jumpsuit with sequined stars, polka-dot maxi and dirndl embroidered mini dresses – all with boho balloon sleeves – grace the range of Coco Fennell’s dance-floor fillers you’re unlikely to see anyone else in at the party.