Monthly Archives: February 2015

Castaway to Couture Sarah got in touch to tell us about Castaway to Couture Castaway to Couture is an exciting project for op shop lovers and refashioners. it is a National refashioning competition to celebrate National Sewing month in May, brought to you by the Australian Sewing Guild Inc. (ASG), in collaboration with Red Cross Shops. […]

Why are Op Shops becoming so expensive? Thanks to Desley for contributing this piece in response to some recent discussions on op shop pricing on the page and group. Desley is an op shop fan who has been following the page from almost the beginning and has several years first hand experience in managing an op shop in […]

Vintage & Op Shop Tour in Planning Mode! If anyone is keen on a vintage and op shop coach tour please drop me a message so I can add you to the “interested list” I’m hoping to run it in May or June beginning with a pick up in Mordialloc around 8.30. We would then […]

Paper To You Giveaway Thanks to the lovely ladies from Paper To You who share our love of op shopping I have a super sweet giveaway running. This beautiful handmade posy made from a repurposed op shop children’s book would make a lovely gift for a friend, a sister, your Mum, a teacher….. The giveaway starts […]