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

Posted in Fashion, Sale buys

Warehouse sale

Sales our already starting in some shops and you should get it in time for Christmas.

Here are some of my favourite items from warehouse sale.

Midi tea dress was €75 now €35 Click here to buy

This is perfect work shirt it was €45 now €24 Click here to buy

Check knitted pencil skirt was €61 now €30 Click here to buy check jumper was €61 now €35 Click here to buy

The perfect New Years dress was €156 now €90 Click here to buy

Black sequin halter was €129 now €72 Click here to shop

Christmas is the time to eat and drink so a wrap dress is always a good idea it was €156 now €78 Click here to shop

Happy shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx

Posted in Fashion, My week, What I Wore

Birthday Outfit

Last weekend was my Birthday and of course I went out for dinner with the girls, which of course means a new outfit.

Well kind of new outfit, I got this jumpsuit in the sale in River island all the way back in August and as soon as i got it, I was like thats my birthday outfit sorted.

This is a culotte jumpsuit but on me its just a jumpsuit, that fits me. Its also dark green but looks black in all the pictures.

 

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Now you can see how short I am, as its nearly at the models knees.

We want for dinner in Tuscana in Temple bar the food was yum and the staff wore so friendly, I didn’t really take any pictures, which is not like me. I do have one picture of my main, which was steak.

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I have to say, I was spoiled rotten on the Sunday and had a lovely day of just chilling in front of the TV. img_3759

Happy Friday,

Lots of Love,

Carol
xxxx

Posted in Fashion

Zara Party Season

I just love December, I love getting dressed up for a night out and lets be honest in December you have alot of nights out.

So nights out mean a new outfit is needed and at Christmas you always need something with the wow factor and Zara are just killing it at the moment, so here are some of my favourite outfits.

I love this zara dress and it would be perfect for Christmas day or a night out and its €49.95 click here to buy 

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This outfit is a skirt and a top, so you could add black jeans/leather trousers or a black top with the skirt if you have a few christmas partys on. The top is €59.95 click here to buy the skirt is €69.95 pre order now .

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I love doing something a little different than a dress and this velvet culottes suit is perfect the velvet jacket with sash belt is going to show off you waist perfect and its €69.95 click here to buy and velvet culottes are €39.95 click here to buy .

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Sequinns jumpsuit lets be honest you are going to stand out from the crowd in this one and its prized at €89.95 click here to buy 

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Maybe you already have the perfect outfit at home and our just looking to up-date it with the perfect clutch.

embroidered clutch €39.95 click here to buy

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Feather cross body €15.95 click here to buy 

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Happy Shopping,

Lots of Love,

Carol

xxx

Posted in Fashion

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

Posted in Fashion

Penneys /Primark Haul 

So let’s start with my sale finds, you all know I love sales.

Cami top I have this in pink already so when I spotted it in cream I knew I had to have it, it was reduced to €3.


Pink heart breaker top, I love this t-shirt and was surprised to spot it on sale and it was reduced to €3.


Full price item white top with pearls around the collar and ruffled sleeves. I just couldn’t resist, yes I’m still in love with pearls and it’s €13.

Winter item the picture does not do this knitted jumper justice, I just love the detail on the sleeve’s and it’s €18.

Happy Shopping

Lots of love

Carol

Xxx