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Travel: Sydney and The Surry Hills Markets

julie at markets sydney

julie at markets sydney

I am currently in Sydney visiting my American friend, Julie (pictured above). She has great personal style, is especially fond of vintage shopping and isn’t afraid to take risks with her clothing.

Julie is a passionate ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher who is also fluent in Spanish and loves to travel (we met in Peru!) Her love of baking delicious cookies and cooking in general makes visiting her such a pleasure.

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Personal Style – Vintage Outfit from Sydney

Blouse, skirt and bag all purchased from Sydney vintage stores

Vintage blouse from Sydney vintage store

I am not an aspiring model (I prefer taking the photographs to being in them) but I just had to show off my vintage outfit I bought in Sydney!

When I went to Sydney for Tropfest I visited my friend Julie who works in a vintage store called Velvet Rose in Newtown. I bought this blouse (which required the collar to be sewn down because it was looking a little William Shakespeare), the skirt and this Jag bag for a mere $50 which I thought was a bargain! Unfortunately I ran out of time to explore more of Newtown’s awesome vintage stores but I shall return.