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Penney’s/Primark Haul

I’ve been trying not to shop at the moment, but have been failing miserably as Penney’s just keeps getting better and better.

Everything is summer fashion as I’m very excited for my holiday.

First up khaki swimsuit, this is a small fit so I’d nearly size up €14

Okay I am slightly obsessed with polka dots so this dress had to be mine, it’s a linen blend and is €12

This is a matching set and it’s also a linen blend. The shorts are not to short which is perfect but haven’t said that I’m 5″1 so most things aren’t that short on me.

The blazer is €23

Shorts are €14

Last year on holidays, I suffered badly with pigmentation on my face. Yes I did have sun cream on factor 50 and regularly putting it on, I didn’t get burned just pigmentation. So this year I will be wearing a hat.

€5

€5

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

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Penney’s Haul

Nearly everything in this haul is for summer, I booked a holiday this week Miami and Eastern Caribbean cruise.

I think it’s better to pick up swimwear as soon as it hits the shops as there is a better selection.

First up is swimwear

Yellow swimsuit priced at €14

Orange swimsuit

Of course I had to get sunglasses €3.

Jumpsuit €20, this is perfect for throwing on for breakfast. I love jumpsuits they are so comfortable and easy to wear.Midi button dress €18, I live midi dress as I’m not fan of showing of my legs, again easy dress to wear. Perfect for sightseeing or lunch. Shorts €8 again easy to wear just add a white t-shirt

As soon as I seen this bag, I knew it would look fabulous with the orange swimsuit.

It’s a little expensive for Penney’s €16 but it’s a perfect for Miami Beach.

I picked up a jumper priced at €15 which isn’t for holidays, I love the splash of red and the leopard print.

Happy shopping,

Lots of love,

Carol

xxx

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Valentines Day Style

I’m single, yet again this year but I actually love Valentine’s Day. I work in the city centre and I love seeing people walking around with flower and even balloons, it always makes me smile.

On valentines days, I think it’s a nice to add something red into your outfit. Now it doesn’t have to be a red dress it could be a handbag or even a red lip.

Here are my Valentines inspired picks.

If you are brave enough to go with the red dress.

River island have an amazing wrap dress €80. Click here to buy

Zara also have a an amazing wrap dress with a sexy split €49.95 click here to buy

If you are not a dress fan perhaps a red top, Penney’s/Primark have an amazing animal print top for €8, just add black jeans, black over sized blazer and heels, you are sorted.

If animal print isn’t your thing, how about a Zara polka dot blouse €19.95 click here to buy.

If you are looking for a small splash of red, what about a handbag.

The bag I picked, it’s a little different but I love it, it’s perfect for Valentine’s Day its from Penney’s/Primark €10.

A big trend this year, is a belt bag and this bag is also perfect for Valentine’s Day €19.95 Click here to buy

As for a red lip, I love Mac ruby woo lipstick and lip pencil. It’s perfect red for Valentine’s Day. The lip duo is €34.95 Click here to buy

Hope everyone has an amazing Valentine’s Day.

Lots of love

Carol

xxx

 

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My Christmas

I hope everyone had a Happy Christmas. Christmas is all about traditions, in my house you always got one present Christmas Eve and of course Christmas Eve pyjamas.

This year I went for the grinch pyjamas and I just love my Christmas Eve box

It alway has things for a relaxing Christmas Eve, face mask, nail polish, shower gel, grinch sock and my favourite jelly’s.

Christmas Day, I have to say I was spoiled rotten this year, with all my favourites.

On Christmas Day, I wore my Warehouse sale outfit. That just arrived on Christmas Eve and I love a co-ordinate.

On Christmas night, I always have new pyjama. I’m a little bit obsessed, with pyjamas.

St Stephen’s day, is always a fun day. It’s is nearly like a second Christmas Day, as we alway have another big turkey dinner.

I wore a suit, I picked up in Penney’s/Primark, a few months ago. This suit had to be taken up the joys of been 5’1. I also picked up a white knit jumper also from Penney’s/primark.

I did pick up a few bits in the sales and I cannot wait to show you, it’s abit annoying as it all has to be taken up first.

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Posted in Life

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas

I’m really getting into the Christmas spirit this year. I spent yesterday cleaning, don’t worry I will never show you cleaning products as I hate cleaning, I did get the Christmas tree up.

This year we needed a new tree, of course I decided we needed new decorations too, any excuse to go shopping. I ended up getting all the decorations in penneys/primark 40 baubles for €9 you really can’t go wrong.

As you can’t really see the baubles when the lights are on.

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

xxx

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Penneys Haul

This is what I have picked up in penneys in the last month.
I am in Penneys most days as I work around the corner, which is really not good for my bank balance.

Lets start with coats, as I love a good coat.

Red coat €30.00  and red is this seasons colourimg_3183

black puffer jacket €25.00 img_3118

Polo neck jumper  €25.00img_3187

V neck jumper with reds flecks €16.00img_3186

Grey jumper with embriodery €18.00img_3191

Grey jumper with flower embriodery, this is my favourite item from the whole haul and its €26 which is abit pricey for penneys. img_3190

Grey boots now they have these is a few different colours but the grey was my favourite and they are €23.img_3178

This handbag is a good copy of the gucci bag and is €12.00 you really couldn’t pass it at this price. img_3166

Pink hat with a bobble on top and pearl details, I am in love with this. I just love anything with pearl details €5.
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Red baret hat €5.
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Happy Shopping

Lots of Love
Carol
xxx

 

 

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Penneys/Primark Haul

Some of this haul is from the sale racks, penneys are adding more each day. I’m in Penneys most days so I’m keeeping my eye out.

First up is full price items.



Blazer €23, I’ve kept this for work as I have something very similar from Zara.


I’d call this more of a jacket and it’s €25, it’s perfect for the weather in Ireland now and when it’s gets a little colder add a jumper under it.

Now for the trousers, I’m trying to move a little away from jeans.


I love these trousers €15, they look so expensive and are very like a pair from river island.


I haven’t decided about these trousers, if I’m going to add them to my work wear. They are €10 if not I’ll wear them with an over sized knit jumper and runners.


The white shirt is €5 I did pay full price, I now have two. Yellow top is €5. The navy stripe top just €3 and my favourite top is the blacker jumper which I had my eye on for a while and it’s €5.

Happy Shopping

lots of love

Carol

xxx

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My style 

As I said in my last post I am having a love affair with pink at the moment.

Everything I seem to pick up lately is pink, I showed you my star buy last month a duster coat from penneys.

I have styled it with river island pearl jeans I got on sale and topshop tshirt and my new pink penneys shoes.


Lots of love

                                   Carol

                                      Xxx

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This months star buy 

This months star buy or find is from Penneys. It’s very similar to a river island jacket that’s in stores now priced at €87. Click here to buy.



If you fancy saving a few euro Penneys have something very similar for €30, now that is abit expensive for penneys but the quality is amazing. 



I prefer the jacket from penny’s as I love the shade of pink. 

Happy Shopping 

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

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Penneys/Primark Haul

Another week, another Primark/ Pennys.

I know I need help but I can’t help myself when it comes to Pennys.

First up is a lace velvet cami and no its not underwear, it is €8 perfect with jeans, blazer and heels for a night out.

img_2005 Next up is a stripy top with tiered sleeves dress down with jeans and runners €8 or why not dress up with white jeans and heels.

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Red cami top and its also velvet feel to this, I love this type of top as it is thick enough not to wear a top under it some pennys tops you can see through but this is one you are safe with also €8.

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Pennys sale item, love when I pick up a sale item and it was €7. Since I have purchased it I have been living in this waitcoat and if you wanted to dress the stippy top up add a waist coat and heels and you are ready to go.

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Grey jumper with pearls and I am obsessed with pearls at the moment, I havejeans and tops and sliders with pearl detail and this is  perfect for €12.

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Happy Shopping

Lots of Love

Carol

xxx