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Vintage clothes for sale!

Vintage clothes for sale!

So, I love vintage clothes, and I can’t help buying them, even if they don’t fit me! I then end up having to sell them on Ebay. I’ve decided to list a few items here, and if anyone wants to buy them from me, then please email me at sindysvintage@gmail.com, or leave a comment,  and … Continue reading

Thrifty Thursday – Charity Shops

Thrifty Thursday – Charity Shops

I’ve been wanting to write this blog post for a long time. I’ve written it in my head a hundred times, and bored people in the flesh with the rant you are about to read. But nothing gets on my goat more at the moment than hugely over-priced items in charity shops. Blame the boom … Continue reading

Vintage Jubilee

Vintage Jubilee

I’m not a royalist. I was a staunch republican when I was younger. Maybe I’ve mellowed. Maybe I’ve become apathetic. Maybe I’ve had more to worry about. Whatever it is, I don’t get myself into a tizzy over the Royals anymore. I’m not a fan of them, but I am a fan of the brand, … Continue reading

Thrifty Thursday – bags, bags, bags..

Thrifty Thursday – bags, bags, bags..

It’s Thursday, so here’s something thrifty! I bought this bag when I rummaging the charity shops in Morningside, a part of Edinburgh I live next to. Some of the shops up there can be ridiculously expensive for what they are, charity shops. That’s a whole other blog right there – charity shops who over-price things, … Continue reading

Fun with vintage doilies!

Fun with vintage doilies!

Thursdays will be thrifty on The Giddy Kipper – thrifty craft ideas, charity shop finds, and money-saving tips I’ve discovered. The last few years have been tough for me. After years of indulgent spending, bad times, and something called a recession, it’s been time to seriously tighten the belt, chez moi. But that doesn’t mean … Continue reading