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Online shopping….

Im a huge fan of online shopping, you could say it was a slight addiction of mine one of these sites , a credit card a cuppa tea and a cinnamon swirl and im all set to shop !

Online shopping is a lot easier than walking round window shopping because you haven’t been paid yet , or when you do get paid the thing you wanted is sold out and your hunting for that last size 8 ! (that i never find …hello size 18 ? )

Apart from the great but usual ASOS, Topshop and Urban outfitters which are easy accesible to me  i have been on the hunt for other shops and one of my friends allways comes to me for “new” online shops, I’ve found so here we go :

Bitching and Junkfood

Not only does the online store  remake vintage garments into something edgy and exciting ( i have the bitchy cross shorts love them !) they have a selection of vintage pieces as well as a weird but wonderful accessories line of head dresses, bracelets and ear cuffs not for the faint hearted mind ! You can find the amazing pieces online at bitching and junk food or urbanoutfitters.com

 

So wanted these shorts !!! sold out : (

NastyGal

One of my favourite shops but it breaks my heart when i see the custom fees !! I do own a beautiful top from here though black knit and all  shredded at the back  ! Any how not only do i love the styling,  models, photographs and website layout there stock is to die for !

I dont know who the model is but she my favourite she has been on asos and catalogs anyone no her name ????

So much choice from Jeffery Campbell shoes , vintage beauties and new brands you can lose hours just browsing !!!

Free People

I havnt oreded anything from this online store yet based in Philadelphia
as i have never finished looking at everything , there is just so much to see and there jewellery and shoes are amazing ! If your after something laid-back and unique its Definitely worth a look !

UNIF

Dont no much about the brand apart from its based in California and thier video look book is making me want to move there asap  ! but it does feature on NastyGal and again more great images !

Well theres just a few online shops to drool at  and just to let you know im setting up my own  : )

Its only through ebay as im not that technical with the whole website designing ! ive got a bunch of old beauties and vintage pieces that need to be cleared out once ive photographed them ill post the link  !

Happy shopping !

x

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Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey aged 24, a former jazz singer inspired by the likes of Elvis & Nina Simone not only has she got an amazing voice but im in love with her whole vintage 50s look  cant wait for an album to be released !

Heres Video Games x

 

1st day of christmas

Woooooo 1st of december and the snow is falling and this year i am fully prepared with a variety of thick coats, cosy hats and thick tights ! The only thing i need is some practical gloves, when you have a touch screen phone and a slr camera your freezing your hands the majority of the day … so no photos of the snow yet but i am going to do my christmas shopping this weekend in Birmingham at the German Christmas market  cant wait !

Well my boyfriend has started his shopping all ready and i have lots of lovely things but these beauties i think any girl would like to see in thier christmas stocking or by the tree  !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lomography Diana F+ Dreamer Camera ( plus some film so i can snap away ! ) Urban Outfitters

Viktor & Rolf Flower bomb 50ml gift set  House of Fraser

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Soap & Glory all around her gift set  .. my favourite pamper treats ASOS.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The one thing im missing gloves that go with everything  leopard leather cut away lady glove ASOS.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vintage fur faux coat ASOS.com ( im probably going to buy this this week !)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Polaroid notes Urban outfitters

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul & Joe sparkles collection cat lipstick ( colour : over the moon ) so cute ive wanted this for ages ! ASOS.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kissing bird ring urban outfitters online exclusive

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The shoes missing from my life that would make me complete ! Jeffery cambell knit cuff boots …. currently trying to search for them anywhere in stock !!!

Dior minaudiere in pink golds … im in love with it   Selfridges

And if all else fails ……

All ways resort to Top shop…. i would pretty much live in there if i could and hey they sell sweets so i wouldn’t starve to death !

Well thats my christmas wish list …. im getting my hair done tomorrow i cant wait curtsey of the boyfriend as a christmas gift  ! Merci !!

I will be posting pictures tomorrow !

Goodnight

x

new hat ?

I had the pleasure of going shopping with the other half this week and did a spot of shopping where i brought this hat i love it everyone has the ones with the “flaps” so i wanted something different.

( silk shirt vintage flee market birmingham. Leather skirt vintage store manchester  , hat tkmax ,belt primark  , bonjour ring  asos )

(My favourite necklace in my jewellery box right now is this little typewriter  from topshop )

As you can see my flowers have died im not just lazy and not thrown them away they are there for a reason one so my boyfriend can see how ugly they are and go and buy me some new ones … ( this didnt work … he didnt buy me any dam it )

And the other as im working on a project at the moment n photographed them .

i have so much work on right now and christmas is only round the corner which means full time hours at work with angry customers and walking home in cold winter nights.

But at least i have my bottle of baileys at home to pour in my hot chocolate !

Im off to lunch now n a spot of shopping i shouldn’t but hey my lectures were cancelled today what better way to celebrate but to shop !

xx

2SUGARSPLEASE STORE !!!

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WOW …..

You need to visit 2sugars please store…. updating every other day…

Love little tortoise x

Happy Fathers day !!

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Happy Fathers day!!!

Love little tortoise xx

Package Recieved !!

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I just got back from the Roal Mail collection point it took me over an hour as i went the post office first then had to catch the bus back to go the place, i didnt even have the right money i was 15p short but the nice man let me off as i was holding up the que diving into my huge bag.

I waited till i got home smiling the bus whole journy and quickly ran into the kitchen when i got in my house to cut open my package, and there it was my lovely navy blazer , i did think it was black but it is still beautiful…. !! i duno what to wear today as the weather is horrible i went out in a skirt and my vivienne westwood melissas earlier and i just couldnt take the rain !!

Im wearing the vintage  floral cardigan its part rabbit hair so it kept getting hair on my black skirt and i couldnt be bothered to get my H&M roller out every 10 minutes, im also wearing my locket now with mr proppergandas picture inside ! : )  and my mask earings that are super cute….

Im just anoyed that my mums laptop doesnt have a buit in cam otherwise i would be uploading pics right now… you’ll just have to wait till i get back to the mac  !!!

Love little tortoise xx