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Blistering Bargains at the Birmingham Bazaar.

19 Dec

A PhotoGiraffe Live Art Christmas Special .

If you haven’t yet already heard about the hottest place to purchase your extra special Christmas presents this year, then let us be the first to point you in the right direction.  If you are a Vintage Diva, absolutely fierce for exclusive hand-picked Vintage fashion, then make your make your way up to, The Festive Pop-Up Bazaar.  It’s an independent retail event which supports local businesses, in association with the Fine Art students at the Birmingham City University; but you had better be quick as there are only four days left until it closes.

With just over 35 stalls of independent vintage fashion and accessories along with retro homewares from 1930 – 1980,  it is a creative celebration of local Artists, Illustrators and Crafters –  all under one roof at the fabulous location of New Street, Birmingham City Centre (next to Cafe Rouge).  With the hustle and bustle of  The German Markets right outside at their door step, The Festive Pop-Up Bazaar offers a great service to all stallholders and great product for all buyers who are out and totally up for a wonderful way to spend their day and their dollars!

To uncover the most precious finds at the bazaar, we sent non-other than our very own fashion correspondent, the very stylish Fashion photographer PhotoGiraffe Live along with Model, Sunshine Delight to seek out the most exclusive, quality buys that you girls can get your mitts on.  We hope that you will enjoy our very festive Christmas PGLA Special, and if you think you are too far away from Birmingham, UK – well you could always buy online.

Click the Gallery bellow to see PhotoGiraffe’s shots with Sunshine Delight, modelling some of the most luscious purchases that are in store now.  Look out for PGLA Recommendations as we will only show you what’s uber-cool!  See what PGLA hand picked for their own sexy wardrobe and be sure to keep scrolling  all the way down  as we reveal all the links to the all hottest  buys, boutiques and vintage dealers!


If you are going to buy at least one thing sited here on PhotoGiraffe Live Art, then we recommend you buy from  these star designers, as we know you won’t find anything like this anywhere except from these Trendy-Wendy’s who are producing these goods; we are happy to state that they are innovating fashion not intimating wooden style from high streets shops or cat walks.  And at great affordable prices, the jewels from these designers can make highly desirable gifts for any style concious fashion queen.

PGLA Recommendation: Designer Jagged Mirror Earings £10

Evol Hiest

Unique designer jewellers EVOL HIEST are all about smoke and mirrors.  Their jewellery is not so much about vintage style but rather futuristic fashion.  It’s original, fun and Uber-Cool.  Stay on the cutting edge of fashion, visit their website and buy their jewels today!


With self professed, ‘rockability’Bow and Cross Bones have an impressive collection of kitsch and vintage styled

Vintage Styled Jewellery

Bow and Cross Bones

jewellery, along with accessories that will have you bubbling over with excitement, like a glass of champagne.  You can buy thier goods online and if you quote “BC310”, you will be entitled for a 10% discount off your first purchase.  Bow and cross Bones also deal wholesale.  Check out there V.Stylish website:  www.bowandcrossbones.com

And finally, PhotoGiraffe Live Art would like to wish our readers a very Funky Christmas and Classy New Year!  See you in 2012 folks!

Links to the products and dealers sited on PGLA:

 http://www.evolheist.com/  (Sited, Smoke and Mirror Designer Jewellery)

http://festivepopup.tumblr.com/ (Sited, Festive Pop-up Bazaar website)

http://lauralovesboutique.com/ (Sited, vintage sequinned jacket and button necklace)

http://www.bowandcrossbones.com/  (Sited, vintage styled designer jewellery )

https://www.facebook.com/mad.elizabethvintage   (Sited, genuine 1950’s Jacket )

https://www.facebook.com/groups/vintagehideaway/  (Sited, genuine mink and fur coats)

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