There’s nothing I love more than heading to a vintage fair. I’ve been going to them for quite a few years now and have picked up a few tips and tricks along the way. I put these into good practice at the wonderful Norwich Does Vintage (link)  at Open on Saturday. I…

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Spring has well and truly sprung. The blossom is making an appearance on the trees, my daffodils are in bloom and the sun is starting to shine.  It’s all rather wonderful. I tend to get a new lease of life at this time of year and re-discover my motivation. The…

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As October turns pink for breast cancer awareness month, Norwich has been putting on a show of support. Last Wednesday and Thursday were the 10th Keeping Abreast more than just fashion shows, at Open in Norwich. The night was jam-packed with laughs, tears, stories and inspiration. That’s without mentioning the fabulous…

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Welcome to Fashion Week here on The Shelley Diaries. As it’s Norwich Fashion Week, I thought what better way to celebrate! My first Fashion Week event was the Intu Chapelfield Style Garden on Sunday. There were ‘fash mob’ style shows by the Intu Chapelfield retailers every 20 minutes over the weekend, and…

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Take an hours drive out of the city, towards the Suffolk and Cambridgeshire border, you’ll find Newmarket, the home of horse racing. Here you’re guaranteed a good show, whether it be musical or sporting. Next week Newmarket plays host to the Dubai Future Champions Festival, the highlight of the gold season.…

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