Category Archives: shopping ban

Monday Morning Pic-Me-Up: Topshop PARISIENNE Lookbook

The Spring Summer 2010 Collections have arrived at Topshop. At last! There are four collections: Parisienne, Saloon, Meadow and Downtown. I am in love with the PARISIENNE Collection. Topshop describes the collection below: “Flirty, feminine and fun, fashion has always … Continue reading

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Help me! Dressing Dilemma, Darlings!

January is a month for hibernating – not partying. In my world, anyway. So when I was invited out for a birthday dinner on a cold snowy Friday night in January I had a major outfit dilemma. Now, that Friday night … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunter: my first proper shopping trip, plus 365 project: Day 2

This is my 365 project: Day 2 photo – it is my new beginning as a responsible shopper!!! You can follow me here. Below are more detailed and individual shots of what I got myself. I live in jumper dresses … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: The End

It’s oooooooover!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Finally. I can shop again. Six months. 24 weeks. Of no shopping. I had a couple of slip ups but on the whole I think I have managed ok. It is certainly a challenge I do not wish … Continue reading

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365 project

As my shopping ban ends, so I feel I need a new project to keep my occupied! 365 Project seemed just the ticket. The idea is to take a photo a day, every day, for a year. You can either choose … Continue reading

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How to… shop successfully in the sale: The shopping plan

Christmas Day is over and so the sales have begun! My treat – to celebrate the long awaited and anticipated end of my six month shopping ban – is some much needed sales shopping in Cardiff with my mum! (Next … Continue reading

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10 things I like…. no, LOVE… about FANTASY SHOPPING!!

Fantasy shopping is something I have invented over the past five and a half months. Ok, so a quick goggle search for ‘fantasy shopping’ proves that I did not in fact invent the term but I have certainly perfected the … Continue reading

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