The Sealed in Time collection

Sealed in Time offers vintage goods in handmade frames. Kris Roach, 26, barters for collectables and then seal waxes them before framing. Following in his fathers footsteps, Kris has had a passion for vintage from a young age, after attending … Continue reading

AW14 woven at Robyn Coles

Amongst sampling for AW14, showcasing at private appointments in London and Paris and working daily on bespoke pieces at the Cardiff store, Milliner, Robyn Coles is spinning a Welsh accent onto this falls collection. Inspired by vintage styles and fabrics, … Continue reading

Ffrili Jilli’s bespoke bloomers

Colourful bloomers hang on rails with frilly bottoms and purses made from bicycle inner tubes are piled up in a rummage box. This is the work of Ffrili Jilli, Cardiff’s latest vintage brand with an exciting twist. The concept derived from … Continue reading

A Slightly Wobbly vintage Christmas

Slightly Wobbly Designs was established in October 2012, it offers a range of light-hearted illustrations currently in the form of prints, cards, mugs, and aprons. Its most recent designs have been sold in independent vintage stores around Cardiff. Behind the … Continue reading

The future of Welsh tapestry in an industry of ageing weavers

Autumn leaves are laced with the first frosts, hands are numb, noses cold and tartan is out in force. But in true Welsh style you are sat next to a burning log fire, wrapped up in a woollen blanket that … Continue reading

INSIDE: Cardiff’s Central Market

Dig a bit deeper into Cardiff’s Central Market and you will find rows of trilby hats, a jumble of up-cycled Welsh tapestry and a retro collection of home-made print tees. Residing inside the walls of the old victorian building, this … Continue reading

INSIDE: Cardiff Fashion Quarter

What you didn’t know about the vintage headquarters in Cardiff. The Lady is a Revamp gives you an insight into CFQ and all its hidden treasures. Continue reading

Cardiff’s vintage boutiques speak-up

“There isn’t a walk-by trade for the vintage shops in Cardiff, we are all hidden away in the arcades or on the outskirts. There’s no directory that advertises us well, I think there’s a gap online for that!” Continue reading