• Shopahpolic,  Shopping

    Oops . . . I Spent All My Money On What ?

    Is it sad that I got a buzz from buying items from my room, rather than clothes shopping for myself? The other night I put one of my many new duvet covers on my bed, I spent about 10 minutes admiring how amazing it looks with my curtains . . . beyond perfect. I even took a picture of it and sent it to my mum, thinking that she would share in the awesomeness of how great my room looked with the new addition. Only for her to confirm that it is sad that this makes me happy and wondered why I had sent her a picture message during Eastenders.…

  • Sewing

    The Joys of Sewing

    When I decided to start sewing, it was mostly because I was seeing what Gok Wan was able to create by making very simple and easy changes to outfits and garments. It inspired me to want to be able to make clothes that were unique, fitted my shape and I liked the idea of seeing something that I loved on the cat walk (would never be able to afford) and be able to make it over the weekend and wear it the following week. Yes, I was quite crazy thinking that I would be able to make a catwalk look over the weekend, seriously overestimated my skills . . .…

  • Life

    Happy New Year!!!

    You know when you watch the news and it shows an event. This is an event you just happen to be in or witness and it seems completely different to how the news shows it? . . . That’s how I felt for these past festive months. The news has been going on about how not busy the shops have been with the run up to Christmas, not so true for where I work. Not really the store, it was mostly the department, I don’t think I have ever seen so many people lining up for one department for so long. And in saying that I have to say a…