Fifty Friday | Penneys Hun

Penneys Hun – We’ve all said it. Doesn’t bare thinking about what we would do without our beloved Penney’s though. Primark , Preeemark , Pennaaaas , call it what you will , it’s bleedin’ deadly. Making fashion affordable since 1969. To think it all started on our little green isle all those years ago and today it’s taking over the world one store at a time. Forget Daniel O Donnell Penneys is our national treasure. Not many other places where you can get a whole outfit or update your home for under €50. Penneys for president lol.   As with every Fifty Friday, all looks come in or around the fifty euro mark for a full outfit. This weeks are all…
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Say Yes To The Dress

Take a seat ladies, or gents no discrimination here, this one is gonna be a rambler and a half. Those of you who have been here for awhile will know i had a big birthday in August. To be fair the celebrations started early and have yet to end thanks to the amazing peeps that i have in my life. I had a little party to mark turning thirty and you know what is a party without a dress.   As my bio says, i have a black belt in shopping. Every other colour too, a girl needs options. A ninja by all accounts when it comes to the online kind. I reckon if i was old enough when Supermarket Sweep was a…
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Look Of The Day #40

No amount of moping around and sulking is going to bring summer back so i might as well embrace the cards we have be dealt right. One thing i do love about A/W fashion is how rich and luxurious it is. From decedent prints to opulent fabrics, the whole feel is very regal . A really easy way to achieve this look is to play with texture. Mixing up different textures really add some dimension and interest to an outfit making it look more expensive. Heavier Winter materials are just synonymous with this feel.  Lace , velvet , leathers , Suede , faux fur and jacquard are key fabrics to try if you want to explore this more. I went with a velvet…
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Fifty Friday | Sale Buys For The New Season

A sale buy is only really a bargain if you are going to actually get good wear or use from your purchase. Tempting as it is to go crazy when we see the word SALE , it can be a waste of money. Generally with sales, stores are getting rid of past season stock to make way for the new gear to arrive. Those kind of sales aren’t always the best. Now and again though a sale can come along and have a lot of really decent lines reduced. Lines that can still be worn and will be worn as the season changes. Just this week that happened. The infamous River Island sale dropped and as usual there was huge…
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Fifty Friday | Slip Styles

Happy Friday peeps! I’ve been thinking if i ever need a week to fly by, i just need to do a Fifty Friday post. It only feels like I’ve done the latest when it is time for this weeks edition. Speaking of the last post , i included a look featuring a slip style dress. These type of dresses are really popular at the moment. More wearable than you would first imagine too. Hey here is this weeks theme right there. Off in search of some affordable options i went and i was not disappointed. I hope you aren’t either.   You can see all details from last weeks post here.
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Fifty Friday | Hello Autumn

Slowly getting back into the swing of things after an amazing summer. But as they say, all good things must come to an end. The silver lining? New season = new wardrobe. The excitement of new pieces hitting the shops is on par with Christmas. Fresh styles and trends to update your looks and wardrobes with, as the weather changes. I have already started working on my Autumn Winter Wishlist. A mix of basics and staples to keep me cosy and cool. Updating your wardrobe as the season changes doesn’t have to break the bank. This edition of Fifty Friday is packed with Autumn friendly looks all coming in around the fifty euro mark. Adding light layers and a touch…
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Littlewood’s Ireland Blog Awards 2016

Thursday night saw the return of the Irish Blog Awards. This year, the online giants Littlewoods took the reigns to put on a spectacular show. Literally. I attended the awards for the first time last year as a guest with a brand. I was so new to the blogging world and sat in awe of the talent that surrounded me. I never in my wildest dreams imagined that one year on there i would be , a finalist.
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Look Of The Day #39

Spring Into Autumn With This Look Of The Day. You don’t have to look out the window to know that Summer is well and truly gone. That leaves us is that awkward spot again – total wardrobe limbo. It is very hard to know what to wear at the moment. You also don’t want to be investing in things that you soon won’t be able to wear. I feel this outfit is quite appropriate for the timing but with a few tweeks could work well and truely into the next S/S. Without further adue – Spring Into Autumn With This Look Of The Day.
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Everything Looks Better With Coke

I know it’s so bad for you but coke is my favourite thing in the world. *Queue the lectures*. It is my vice. I just can’t help my love for those bubbles. Despite warnings from my late Nanny – ” Give up that Coke look what it did to Robbie Williams”. Wrong coke nan sorry. Following on from a childhood of school trips to the Coca-cola factory – “Give that girl a can of coke” and collecting bottle labels religiously for merchanise, the feeling has not left me. As you know in the fashion world things always come full circle. Vintage is cool darling! With retro trends still reigning supreme it was only a matter of time before the tee’s came…
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Balenciaga Ceinture Boots | Get The Look

Cast your mind back to the cusp of Autumn / Winter 2013 – one boot ruled the runway and graced the feet of every fashionista going. Well a pair of boots actually, it wasn’t that kind of trend. The Balenciaga Ceinture Boots where everything. The style of these cut-out boots with statement buckles was a force to be reckoned with. Of course the high street and designers a like queued up to release their take on this “it” boot.   I myself bought New Look‘s offering. As affordable and close to this style as i could find. I was chuffed. I’d been a biker boots kind of girl but was absolutely loving the cut-out trend. They gave off the same…
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