Posted in Fashion

Hair clips

Hair clip trend has around for a while now and it’s a trend I really like but you don’t want to break the bank.

I always look for cheap alternative’s for trends like this, AliExpress is the perfect place to look. Just type pearl hair clips into the search bar and thousand come up. The main tip I have from buying from Aliexpress is always read the reviews before buying and of course expect a long wait.

They wore €1.22 each

€ 1.12

€1.07

€1.08

This clip is my favourite €1.21

As you can see, the most expensive clip I got was €1.22. The quality is amazing for that price and the wait didn’t bother me.

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Posted in Fashion

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

Posted in Fashion, Sale buys

Mango sale

As you all, already know I love sales. I’m trying not to buy so sharing on here is kind of helping.

Mango have an amazing sale, here are my top picks:

Buttoned wool coat was €149.99 now €79.99 wear now or even put away for next year, which is something I always do with coats. Click here to buy

Wool coat was €99.99 now €69.99, I just love the colour of this coat. Click here to buy

Printed satin dress was €59.99 now €29.99 this would be perfect for confirmation, let’s be honest dressing a teenager can cost a fortune so saving on your own outfit is always good click here to buy

Jumpsuit was €59.99 now €35.99 again just add heels and the right accessories and this could be dressed up for confirmation. Click here to buy

Elastic waist trousers, I love these they are comfy, look nice on and so easy to style. Trainers jumper if it’s a bit warmer a t-shirt. They are perfect for Sunday stroll and than food, click here to buy

Wooden handle handbag is a huge trend, this bag is perfect for summer it was €59.99 now €29.99 Click here to buy

I am officially in love, croc effect bucket bag, oh my it was €35.99 now €19.99 Click here to buy.

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Posted in Fashion

River island sale

River island sale has started, I wish they wouldn’t start it at 12 at night.

So here are my top buys

You can never go wrong with black trousers they wore €47 now €20 Click here to buy

Brown leopard print skirt was €64 now €24 click here to buy

Black spot midi hurry as only few left was €65 now €24 Click here to buy

Black polka dot slip dress was €37 now €14 Click here to buy

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Posted in Fashion

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

Posted in Fashion

H&M Valentine’s Day discount

Don’t you just love a shop that shares the love and H&M our definitely sharing the love, with 14% off everything just use discount code: LOVE.

Here are some of my top picks:

Khaki green jumpsuit add heels to dress up or trainers to dress it down. This is a perfect outfit for a weekend away as it can be worn both ways it’s priced at €34.99 with the discount it’s €30.09 click here to shop

Snakeskin dress, I love animal print and this trend is not going anywhere it’s €89.99 with the discount code it’s €77.39 click here to shop. Be warned not many sizes left.

Blazers are always a good buy and this light blue blazer is just stunning. Wear with a white t-shirt again heels or trainers and you have the perfect outfit for nearly any occasion. It’s priced at €39.99 with discount it’s €34.95 click here to buy.

White wrap over blouse, again this is another great buy, as it can be worn to work and you could go straight to a date night after all it is Valentine’s Day. It’s priced at €34.99 with discount it’s €30.09 click here to shop. I’d say it would look amazing with the blue blazer.

I am a big fan of H&M jewellery and layering chains, this necklace is perfect it’s priced at €9.99 with the discount it’s €8.59 click here to shop.

Happy Valentine’s Day,

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Posted in Fashion

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

 

Posted in Beauty Products

Alfaparf Semi Di Lino Diamond Crystalli Liquidi Review

Alfaparf is an Italian brand and my hair dressers Introduced me to there products, this is my first time ever purchasing an Alfaparf product.

My hair dresser had always used this oil on my hair and the smell is amazing, it’s the reason I bought it.

So let’s get down to the benefits, gives your hair instant gloss, protects against humidity and harsh external agents that leave the hair dull and brittle. Hair looks, feels and smells amazing. It also reduces blow dry time.

After washing your hair you apply a small amount to your hair before brushing, this also helps to reduce knots.

Now I haven’t got a clue of it helps reduce blow dry time, as I don’t blow dry my hair. I have naturally curly hair, I wear it curly well except when the hair dresser straightens it. Curly hair needs hydration, I find using an oil after washing gives it an extra boost. I did notice a difference in my hair when using this, my hair was more glossy and silkier also did I mention the smell.

I’ve also used it between washes, to give my hair a bit of shine, help with frizz and to freshen up my curls.

The main question will I buy again, yes I will be buying it next time I’m in the hairdressers.

Price point for 50ml, its priced at €19.95 and it lasts ages Click here to buy.

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Posted in Fashion

New look shoe sale

The main sale in New Look, hasn’t started yet but the shoe sale has started. I’m a big fan of New Look shoes, always find them great quality and a great price.

Rust faux Croc boot was €54.99 now €28 Click here to shop

Mustard faux snakeskin ankle boot was €39.99 now €18 Click here to shop

Red patient boots was €39.99 now €18 Click here to buy

Monochrome block heel was €27.99 now €10 Click here to buy

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Posted in Fashion, Sale buys

River island foot wear sale

River island have started there foot wear sale, I’ve a few pair of river island shoes and find the quality amazing.

Here our my picks.

I’m not brave enough to wear these boots but I do love them and they wore €90 now €35 click here to buy

Cream leather block heel knee high boots, these are just stunning they wore €127 now €45 click here to buy

Trainer they wore €55 now €24 Click here to shop

Black loafers they wore €47 now €18 Click here to buy

Killer heels and animal print isn’t going anywhere next season so these snake heels are the perfect buy they wore €55 now €20 click to buy

These heels are definitely New Years ball glamorous they wore €80 now €30 Click here to shop

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxxx