Category Archives: Buy No New Clothes

Operation shorten winter coat

My year of buying no new clothes is over but I’ve had no urge to rush out and buy new things, in fact I’m still slimming down my wardrobe. It’s made me think really hard about what I have and … Continue reading

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Challenge: Buy No New Clothes or Toiletries in 2014

I can easily kid myself on that I don’t buy or spend alot. But at the moment it’s not really true. Working in an industrial estate used to be a great way to curb spending – the shops were miles … Continue reading

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Shortening sleeves on a waterproof jacket

I’ve had this waterproof jacket for years but it rarely gets worn because the sleeves are so long. If I wear it walking and it rains I end up with soggy wrists as the sleeves start off turned up and … Continue reading

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