Welcome to the Wardrobe Surgeon blog, dedicated to all things eco fashion, handmade, vintage and recycled.


Make yourself a brand new party frock!

I don’t know about you but what I’m going to wear at Christmas and new year parties is very much on my mind. I always have a new dress at this time of year, I love vintage, and my favorite dress of all time is a 1960’s vintage LBD I bought for the amazing price of £25 about 5 years… Read more →


Have yourself an Eco little Christmas. Part One…Cards

Where on earth has this year gone? I can’t believe it’s only a month until Christmas again! Christmas is supposed to be a time of peace and goodwill to all man, but our modern Christmas is usually as much about excess. As the song says,  we do  “live in a world of plenty” (thankfully) but at this time of year… Read more →


Sustainable fashion in the news.

I came across this article by Lucy Siegle on The Guardian/Observer website this morning about sustainable fashion. I really enjoyed reading it, and thought it was worth sharing. She talks about the improvement in sustainable clothing from very much a fashion standpoint, which in my opinion is fairly unusual. There’s a great fashion shoot too, where she shows off her… Read more →