Hubbard’s Cupboard: vintage fun in the High Street Arcade

It’s funny how much the High Street Arcade has changed since I first started doing this project.

Several shops have disappeared from this arcade, but happily, some more have appeared.

One of the new additions, opening just over a month ago is Hubbard’s Cupboard, another vintage shop new to the Cardiff shopping scene.
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Cardiff Arcades from a totally different perspective…

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of borrowing a Nikon D4 and an 8mm fisheye lens.

What better subject for such a combination than the beautiful arcade architecture?

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Arcades Project featured on Inspiring Cardiff

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of meeting the lovely Gwion Thorpe, who, for some strange reason has decided that I’m the kind of person he’d like to feature on his new website, Inspiring Cardiff.

We spent a couple of hours waxing lyrical in (where else) The New York Deli and then Gwion managed to take some photos of me that weren’t horrendous – a miracle it has to be said.

Gwion is hoping to meet some more people in and around Cardiff who are doing inspiring things, so if you’re a creative bod, business bod, general person of interest bod, then do get in touch with him – I’m sure he’d love to meet you.

For now, you can read the post about me, which, even if I do say so myself is rather lovely.

Enjoy!