One definition of “cloud” is “something that darkens or fills with gloom”. I prefer, however, the light, white fluffy clouds against a blue sky and the feelings of joy that brings. Similar to an hour or so spent exploring in “Cloud Cuckoo Land” in Islington. This is a great vintage shop at 6 Charlton Place, just off Camden Passage.
It is a fun shop, pretty outside and packed inside with a huge variety of vintage clothes. The friendly owner is there to give help and advice if requested. I particularly like the selection of vintage hats and gloves which can be so hard to find.
I am a huge fan of Islington and this is undoubtedly one of its little gems.
This post was inspired by Sue’s weekly challenge on A Word in Your Ear. Pop on over to join in yourself: http://suellewellyn2011.wordpress.com/2013/01/05/a-word-a-week-photo-challenge-cloud/