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Charity shops urge us to clear out our wardrobes as donations are affected by the recession

CQ loves charity shops, we do. High street retailers aren't the only ones feeling the credit crunch. Charity shops in the UK are also being affected by the recession, some bargain hunters might be flocking to their... Read more »

How to be a Charity Shopping Queen and snap yourself up a bargain!

There is something very satisfying about finding a diamond in a pile of rubbish. Finding a beautiful vintage dress sandwiched between some old chinos and a matted faux fur coat has the same appeal to me. Some people go... Read more »

Times pick their top 25 Charity shops

From left: Jourdan Dunn, Cat Deeley and Jaime Winstone. Click image to enlarge This weekend the Times asked some of our favourite fashion designers to hunt out some bargains charity shop-style. Osman Yousefzada... Read more »

Daisy Lowe, Henry Holland and Giles Deacon create Mickey Mouse ears for charity

Some of fashion's biggest names have bandied together for the sake of charity. Daisy Lowe, Henry Holland, Luella and Giles Deacon are just a few of the famous folk to design bespoke Mickey Mouse ears to mark Disney's... Read more »

Mary Portas to open charity shop in Westfield

We heard earlier in the year that Mary Portas was set to revamp the fortunes of charity shops with her new series of Mary Queen of Shops , due to air on BBC2 later this year. Now news has come in that she will open her... Read more »

POTB: Marina Ambramovic, charity shops and do you wear a bra?

Leah's charity shop finds have inspired me to fill my bank holiday with a trip to the charity shops! [ Coral Stars ] 'Get In Mah Closet' is my new favourite saying and Jaclyn's wishlist is top notch. [ Some Notes on... Read more »

H&M Divided unveils limited edition charity tee

H&M Divided , the new concept store on Camden's High Street, are offering customers a limited edition t-shirt in aid of charity. Designed by Kate Yarberry , the surrealist tee is an illustration of of Camden. The... Read more »

Cath Kidston teams up with Uniqlo for charity T-shirt range

Cath Kidston has collaborated with Uniqlo to create a range of charity T-shirts. Her quirky printed tees will help raise funds for the Japanese Organization for International Cooperation in Family Planning (JOICFP).... Read more »

Kate Middleton in Ralph Lauren for Centrepoint charity

In the lead up to Christmas Kate Middleton isn't slowing down when it comes to stylish outfits for her many official public appearances. After choosing a black velvet Alexander McQueen number for the Military Awards... Read more »

POTB: Charity shops, Sartorialist and helping Darfur

Ermine Saner has been down the chazzas for a day, all in the name of a good story [ Guardian ] Selina's LFW roundup is a nicely packaged bit of food for thought. [ Flying Saucer ] Tavi's wonderfully eloquent post on the... Read more »