Alice. Shooting on film, collecting cameras and finding vintage goodies. London and Devon life style blog.

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Vintage Living

This summer I’ve been busy snapping up gorgeous items for our flat (and myself), I much prefer one-off pieces that have a history or story behind them. We’ve been lucky enough to inherit a fair few pieces from family, but I am always on the lookout for stand alone items for the house. Last weekend I came across a shop…

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B is for Bye Bye Booze

Way back in January I posted about giving up alcohol for three months. It wasn’t for dry January, but rather in support of Mr B who was stopping and it seemed pretty unfair to be glugging wine whilst he sat stone cold sober in the evenings. I also wanted to give up for a while as I somewhat over did it…

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Shampoo Free: Week One – Prep

This week I took my first step before taking the plunge into going shampoo free. To prepare, I did a lot of research on making the most of my natural ~assets (hair grease aka sebum). I’ve read an awful lot on the pro’s and con’s of boar bristle brushes (BBB), nylon or a mix of both. Are tangle teasers better?…

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Close Up: Women in Photo

For my day job I am marketing manager for the awesome Metro Imaging – a pro photographic lab in the heart of Clerkenwell. I’ve been there for nearly three years now, and hands down it’s the best place I’ve ever worked. As part of our ‘out reach programme’ (for want of a better phase) we host talks and workshops, and…

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August Adventures

I like August. August normally means holidays and fun times before Autumn sets in and this year I got to go to sunny Provence in the South of France for ten whole glorious days. I currently have five rolls of film sat on my desk and as soon as I have them processed I can share all the amazing times…