Oh dear, top of the unfortunate #placenames I think…? #rudeplacenames #caisteronsea #chipshop

Oh dear, top of the unfortunate #placenames I think…? #rudeplacenames #caisteronsea #chipshop

I can honestly say I’ve never taken the scissors to a #VivienneWestwood #Design before but this beauty has been in the wars. Retailing at around £600 it’s hard to imagine how it got so damaged. Was it willful…or accidental. My guess is a belt tore it in the washing machine - not the most scandalous of stories but this coats history is about to change… #designer #restoration #repairs #customisation #sewing #vintage #stories

I can honestly say I’ve never taken the scissors to a #VivienneWestwood #Design before but this beauty has been in the wars. Retailing at around £600 it’s hard to imagine how it got so damaged. Was it willful…or accidental. My guess is a belt tore it in the washing machine - not the most scandalous of stories but this coats history is about to change… #designer #restoration #repairs #customisation #sewing #vintage #stories

Next into my #sewing #surgery another poorly #FredPerry There’s always a #story with #vintage #clothing and this bad boy looks like he may have been in a fight. The sleeve’s been sliced up to the elbow so could’ve been in plaster? Either way it’s onto the #sewingmachine for some #tlc #casual #clothing #terrace wear

Next into my #sewing #surgery another poorly #FredPerry There’s always a #story with #vintage #clothing and this bad boy looks like he may have been in a fight. The sleeve’s been sliced up to the elbow so could’ve been in plaster? Either way it’s onto the #sewingmachine for some #tlc #casual #clothing #terrace wear

#Sewing #alterations to #FredPerry #Poloshirts is becoming more frequent. When will they realise #menswear looks better tailored

#Sewing #alterations to #FredPerry #Poloshirts is becoming more frequent. When will they realise #menswear looks better tailored

Not 1, not 2 but 3 #Aquascutum #Shirts hanging on the line ready for #eBay #classic #casual #clothing #terrace wear #menswear

Not 1, not 2 but 3 #Aquascutum #Shirts hanging on the line ready for #eBay #classic #casual #clothing #terrace wear #menswear

#Tadah The full length #LauraAshley #print #dress is ready for #sale

#Tadah The full length #LauraAshley #print #dress is ready for #sale

#Repairing #vintage #1970s #LauraAshley #Dress before #photographing for sale on the #website

#Repairing #vintage #1970s #LauraAshley #Dress before #photographing for sale on the #website

Pressing so many pleats in this #glamorous #chiffon #classic #1980s #Blouse is hot #work good job I #lovevintage

Pressing so many pleats in this #glamorous #chiffon #classic #1980s #Blouse is hot #work good job I #lovevintage

#Teaching my 8yr old niece to #sew yesterday was lovely. #Dressmaking #tuition spot the #loombands

#Teaching my 8yr old niece to #sew yesterday was lovely. #Dressmaking #tuition spot the #loombands

My never ending #vintage #clothing ironing pile is made easier by #ThisOldThing on #4OD #lovevintage

My never ending #vintage #clothing ironing pile is made easier by #ThisOldThing on #4OD #lovevintage