Saturday, 12 November 2011

I've been spending money, yet again!

I bought a lot of the following things weeks ago, but I never got round to posting about them!

Boots - 17 Wild Metallics cream eyeshadow in Wild Nude - £3.99
I rarely wear eyeshadow, but I thought this would slowly ease me into wearing it because it's a subtle, day time shade.

eBay (Joy017) - NYX Jumbo Eye Pencil in Iced Mocha and NYX Concealer in a Jar in Green - Around £3.50 including P&P and around £5.40 including P&P
I've been using the Jumbo Eye Pencil on my lower lash line and then applying a taupe eyeshadow over the top. I needed another green concealer, so I thought I would try this :) I highly recommend this eBay seller. Great prices and fast delivery from America.

The Body Shop - Inflatable Bath Pillow and Vitamin E Facial Cleansing Bar - Originally £8 and £3
The Body Shop had yet another discount code floating around (this time it entitled you to 30% off) so I thought it was the perfect time to get what I needed. The bath pillow is one of my dad's Christmas presents. He's really hard to get for, so I tend to buy him things I know he'll get a lot of use out of. The cleansing bar is my favourite cleanser and is my third one!

Claire's Accessories - Ladybird and fish earrings - £3.50 and £6.50
I love the ladybird earrings and have been wearing them a lot recently, which makes a change because I haven't worn earrings in over a year. The fish earrings are part of my sister's Christmas present :)


H&M - Basic cardigans - £9.99 each
I was looking for some basic blue cardigans for ageesss, so was delighted to see some in H&M for a great price. These have been getting a lot of wear because blue is my favourite colour.

Primark - Thick tights - £3 (I also bought some other thick cotton tights, which were down to £1.90)
I am really impressed with these tights! They're very opaque. A lot of tights I've tried in the past haven't been very opaque once they've stretched around your legs.

I've also just got a new bed (my Christmas present from my parents). For it, I've bought a new duvet, two duvet cover sets and two fitted sheets. I still need to buy some new pillows, a valance, lamp and fairy lights. Here is a phone camera snap shot of one of the duvet covers:

It's from Tesco and was £13.


x

18 comments:

  1. What a lovely haul! You've just reminded me that I need to pick up the 17 Wild Metallics cream eyeshadow next time I'm in Boots, thanks lovely x

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  2. Great haul- I think the cat approves of the duvet! xx

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  3. those cardigans do look lovely and warm! Hope your new bed is comfy!! x

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  4. Ooooh I am loving all of these finds! Especially those cosy tights and cardis - perfect for winter! :) x

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  5. I know exactly what you mean about tights! I have about a million pairs in my drawer that weren't thick enough when I put them on haha :) x

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  6. I really want that metallic eyes cream shadow from 17 ! Looks pretty coool :D

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  7. I want to try the metallic eye shadow cream. i like the shimmery tint of the color. i also like your cardigans. the colors are are really pretty. perfect for fall!

    :)
    Carrie
    http://readmylifeascarrie.blogspot.com/

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  8. Love the look of everything you bought, I really want to try the 17 eyeshadow! I loveeee "Iced Mocha" with a taupe eyeshadow on top, gorgeous xx

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  9. Great haul, loving the look of that number 17 eye shadow.

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  10. I love the idea of the bath pillow, i had no idea they existed but it's definitely something I need (well, want!) xx

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  11. I bought those tights as well.They are sooo thick! Really comfortable, and they will last longer than the cheaper ones, because they aren't going to rip!!
    xxx
    theimportantceofbeingperfect

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  12. Great haul, love the look of the 17 eyeshadow :) xx

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  13. I love the Body shop vitamin E moisturiser, I have never seen the cleansing bar before! From the sound of this post, I assume you would recommend it :-)

    It looks like someone is enjoying your new bed :-) If its anything like my cats and bed, it will not be long before its muddy.

    http://lovelettersandsnippets.blogspot.com/

    xxxx

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  14. Lovely haul! Heard so many good things about the 17 cream eye shadow, definitely gonna get one for myself (: x

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