Category: Indie Love

10 Colourful & Creative Enamel Pin Shops to Support

I had this idea of writing the definitive guide to buying enamel pins online from indie illustrators and designers. Then, I realised that might be impossible considering the sheer, massive amount of enamel pins in the world right now. Low cost, easy to store and an ideal format for any artist working in illustration, it’s […]

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8 Solar System Themed Gifts & Accessories

Time for another indie brand gift guide! This time I’m going with a solar system or space theme because I’ve seen SO many awesome creations under this umbrella. Whether you’re a science fiction nerd, a science geek or just a lover of black, metallic based prints and patterns I think you’re going to dig what […]

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Where to Buy Colourful Vintage-Style Swimwear Off Season

It’s cold, it won’t stop raining and you book a spa day to cheer yourself. Then you realise that you don’t own appropriate swimwear to enjoy the pool, so you head to the High Street to find something that is inexpensive, not dull and fits. It’s a totally nightmare. Don’t do what I did, shop […]

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Interview: Maria from Sarsparilly, Vintage Inspired Clothing from Australia

One of the main reasons I still tolerate Instagram is because I love having a stream of colourful, cheerful and beautiful things to scroll through when I need cheering up or if I’m looking for some inspiration. I have the same feelings towards Pinterest and you can tell, from how many pins I’m managed to […]

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5 Awesome Indie Acrylic Jewellery Shops to Support

I’ve been a Tatty Devine fangirl since the very start and I still miss Lady Luck Rules OK (Leona from Lucky Dip Club’s jewellery brand), indie jewellery has always been something I’ve dug. Whether it’s at a local craft fair, browsing the Etsy or scoping out independent gift shops on my travels, acrylic jewellery is […]

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7 Cactus Themed Gifts & Accessories for Under Β£30

Sometime flowers won’t do. Yes, flowers are lovely for many occasions and I’m not going to lie, I do dig the colours, but I’d almost always prefer seeing them in the ground rather than uprooted. However, there’s something pretty special about the cactus. I remember childhood injuries from being too curious of the floral variety […]

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7 Dinky Heart Shaped Gifts & Accessories to Make you Smile

Thought I should write something on trend but with a twist, since today’s St. Valentine’s Day. We don’t really celebrate it in a big way, but we did use it as an excuse to have a mini adventure around the city. We ate cute person shaped donuts and drank craft beers, whilst spotting dogs in […]

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6 Sizzling Indie Pizza Themed Accessories for National Pizza Day

Twitter tells me it’s #NationalPizzaDay, I’m guessing that’s a UK thing and goodness knows who decided that such a day should exist. However, as a lifelong pizza advocate, it would be dumb for me to not want to acknowledge it, somehow. The ultimate comfort food, the one food that seems somehow impossible to completely screw […]

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Big Bud Press Launch Kickstarter for Colourful Unisex Basics Made in Los Angeles

Los Angeles based Big Bud Press have been on my radar for a while, their Instagram is 100% my ideal fashion aesthetic. Established in 2015, this retro and rainbow inspired clothing and accessories brand aim to create unisex clothes that work equally well on all body shapes. Not just men’s clothes that happen to fit […]

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Where to Buy Indie & Handmade 5-Panel Hats

Who doesn’t love hats? Miz really loves hats, I recently went shopping to buy him a new 5-panel hat and was pretty surprised at how expensive the ones on the high street have become. With many top skate or street-style brands charging up to Β£50, which is a little out of my budget, I thought […]

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