Calling all People with Size 2 Feet…

Are you lucky enough to have dainty size 2 feet? Do you need to treat yourself to some new shoes?

If so you’re looking in the right place.

This week we will be listing several pairs of gorgeous designer shoes, all in a size 2 on the Blue Cross eBay site.

We thought you might like a sneak preview before we do.


First up are these gorgeous ballet flats from Tory Burch, in a vibrant orange leather with white trim, these flats have a non-elastic back & a signature double T logo.

These ‘little’ lovelies (size 2) retail for around £200! This pair are brand new and will be £65.


Next up are these stylish, relaxed driving shoes from TOD’S, soft brown leather with exposed hand stitching, leather front tie, metal eyelets, hot-stamped monogram and rubber pebble outsole.

A classic and timeless design which normal sell for in excess of £250, our pair which are brand new will be £85. These are a size 3.



After something a little smarter, how about these brown patent pumps from Salvatore Ferragamo, again size 2 and brand new!


With a small chunky heel and branded buckle detail, these are a classic, wearable shoes that will always look good.

Retailing for in the region of £300 these could be yours for only £95.


Also available from Salvatore Ferragamo are these brown leather courts, with a slightly higher heel than the previous pair and a rounder toe.


These vintage inspired court shoes with double buckle toe detail, are again brand new & size 2! A steal at £95.


If you are interest in any of these fabulous shoes please take a look at the Blue Cross eBay page, where you will find further information.

 Also please spread the word should you know of anyone with size 2 feet, that might like a shiny new pair of shoes…



Donation of the Day:

Would you or someone you know like a new handbag for Christmas?

Yes please I hear you cry… Well you are in luck.

Today’s Donation of the Day is this stunning  Liberty Tote bag.


This navy Marlborough leather tote bag is in excellent condition.

An all over Iphis design and two top handle straps make a practical and stylish handbag for day or night and the perfect size to carry your essentials in style.


Expandable sides for any larger items you may need to carry, a single pop stud fastening and internal pocket allow you to keep your contents secure.

Fully lined in Liberty logo stamped fabric




The bag also has a removable matching tag embossed with the Iphis design on one side and Liberty London in gold lettering on the other.

It also comes with a branded protective dust bag


 This beautiful 100% leather handbag is still available to buy from Liberty London and retails for £495

The Clothes Line price £400

So grab yourself a bargain as it wont be around for long.

If you have any questions regarding this bag or any item featured on the Blog or Facebook page please get in touch


Festival Style….

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Whether your attending an inner city rave like infest in Bradford or enjoying a craft ale whilst relaxing on the grass in front of Calvin Harris at V-Festival, you want to look your best.

So we have selected some of our favourite pieces and created outfits to make sure you look and feel ‘the bees knees’ at the remaining summer festivals of 2015.

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Firstly we have this fantastic 90’s inspired outfit, a delicate vintage cotton blouse with a wonderful large ruffle collar, a simple cotton buttoned through skirt teamed with a pair of brown suede ankle boots (ideal should the sun decide not to shine) all finished off with a unique vintage hessian handbag.

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Vintage Cotton Blouse – Size Medium – £10 Vintage Dorothy Perkins Buttoned Through Skirt – Size 14 – £8 Limited Collection Suede Ankle Boots – Size 4.5 – £12 Vintage Hessian Bag – £8

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Keeping with the 90’s vibe, we have this fabulous Vintage Mandy Marsh floral buttoned dress with matching fabric belt, to contrast the delicate dress we have teamed it with a pair of black leather ‘mannish’ ankle boots and vintage tan leather shooting bag.


Vintage Mandy Marsh Floral Dress – Size 12 – £25  Dublin Black Leather Ankle boots – Size 6 – £15  Vintage Tan Leather Shooting Bag – £15

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To see you from day to night we have chosen a pair of New Look cotton shorts, a simple black camisole, a gorgeous vintage Jaeger waist tie floral silk blouse and a brand new pair of Clarks leather ankle boots.

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Jaeger Silk Blouse – Size 12 – £14.50  New Look Cotton Shorts – Size 10 – £5   Louis Dell’olio Collection Camisole – Size 14 – £3 Clarks Leather Ankle Boots – Size 7 – £30  Vintage Tan Leather Shooting Bag – £15

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If you fancy adding a touch of glamour to your festival wardrobe then this gorgeous jersey dress by Vivienne Westwood is the outfit for you, from her Anglomania collection it has a lovely draped neckline and two large central buttons to clinch in your waist, all of which hangs beautifully due to the nature of the fabric.

We have teamed it with a simple silver pendant necklace and a sparkly pair of Nine West sandals.


Vivienne Westwood Anglomania Dress – Size Large – Brand New RRP £195 – Clothes Line Price £90 Nine West Diamante Sandals – Size Small – Brand New RRP £65 – Clothes Line Price £22  Laura Ashley Pendant £4

Donation of the Day…

Today’s ‘Donation of the Day’ is this gorgeous dress from MaxMara


A new take on a shirt dress, with a traditional collar it looks like a conventional dress you might have seen before, but this one has a unique additional attached panel which can be folded over to create a wonderful front pleat with draped hem, achieved by nipping in the waist and holding it all together with the co-ordinating brown leather belt.

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Being made from 100% Linen, ensures that this dress is soft to touch yet maintains a structured silhouette when worn.

This dress is in immaculate condition and a great price at just £75


MaxMara Brown Linen Dress – Size 14 – £75

Donation of the Day…

Today’s chosen piece for Donation of the Day is this gorgeous vintage Laura Ashley dress

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This beautiful original vintage Laura Ashley dress has the loveliest all over floral print in  muted browns & beiges with a striking contrasting navy trim.

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The dress is 100% silk so hangs beautifully and with the addition of darts from the bust help to create a lovely fitted shape.

Side seam concealed pockets are an added bonus for this very wearable dress.

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A lovely vintage item that certainly wouldn’t look out of place on the rails in Topshop or Miss Selfridge.

We have styled the dress with a fabulous vintage brown leather handbag and suede peep toe open back heels by Pollini.


Laura Ashley Vintage Floral Dress – Size 10 – £22

Pollini Suede Peep Toe Heels – Size 4 – £25

Vintage Leather Handbag – £15

Donation of the Day….

Today’s donation of the day is this fantastic chambray skirt from Eileen Fisher


A calf length oval skirt in hemp and organic cotton chambray.

Narrow elasticated waistband, on seam side pockets and asymmetrical front and back pockets.

With a small amount of volume, its relaxed yet refined style is perfect for day or night.

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We’ve teamed it with a basic white T-shirt, delicate glass bead necklace and Dune suede heeled loafers.

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This fabulous skirt is currently still available on the Eileen Fisher website priced at £169.85.

The Clothes Line Price £75.

Eileen Fisher Hemp & Cotton Oval Skirt – Size Small – £75

Marks & Spencer Basic White T-shirt – Size 12 – £5

Dune Tan Suede Loafers – Size 5 – £20

Glass Bead Necklace – £6

This skirt will soon be listed on The Clothes Line eBay page

Join the Birkenstock brigade…

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again; Birkenstocks are the only shoe to be seen in this summer, and they’re here to stay. We’ve been donated another pair of the hippie statement shoe, this week in the very style and colour that’s had the seal of approval of every fashion industry insider this season. White, Double-Strap Classics. We love.

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These pair have hardly been worn and are available to buy in a UK size 6 (EUR 39) for £20 in our Harpenden shop from Friday!