I am going to share with you my fashion purchases for March. I think I was quite a thrifty buyer this month getting some good deals in the sales.
I got the jumpers from H&M sale. The two pastel jumpers are like my blue one I got in January and I like it so much that when I saw them for £4 each I had to snap up that bargain. I also needed a plain black cardigan for when I start my new job, so when I saw this baggy cardigan down to £7 from £15 it was perfect.
Whilst doing the 30 days of fashion challenge one of days’ challenges was to choose my favourite t-shirt. I realised I didn’t have many t-shirts to choose from at all. So when I saw these in Primark for only £2 I brought two as the weather is starting to warm up and I need some more cooler clothing.
I got this cute jumper from a charity shop for only £1.50. Its a strange fit with elasticated bottom and arms which are very tight and the rest of it is really baggy. Hopefully I can find a to make this work as I love the pattern.
Lastly, I brought this comb. It is a life(hair) changer! I backcomb my hair to get it into a huge ball of mess which I love. Bigger the better. This comb allows me to get it bigger than I thought previously possible and it maintains it for longer with no droop!
The Mad Magpie x
In this post I will be looking at my five favourite weird and wonderful bags that are on my wishlist.
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It’s day 18 and it’s jewellery that I have made myself. I make quite a few of my own jewellery pieces. This is what I am currently working on:
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I am an trying to sew a lot more of my clothes or alter clothing from charity shops, in 2017 I want to try and make more of my own clothing trying more and more complex things. Here is a blouse that I altered from GAP which I found in a charity shop.
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It’s four days till valentines and I thought it would to share with you some outfit ideas so that you too can dress up and support the spirit of love ❤ aww! I think even if you haven’t got a partner it is great fun to enjoy the day anyway! Everyone should share the love today 🙂
I have 5 Ideas that I have tried to incorporate pink and reds, the colours of love.
- Pastel theme
- An Alice in Wonderland theme
- Victorian Gothic theme
- Cute theme
- Colourful theme
So there should be something for everyone to enjoy!
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My favourite cute outfit must be the one I wore on my Christmas OOTD It’s just so cute! I love the little kitty dress ❤ But this is another one of my cutest outfits:
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A shirt that you haven’t worn yet. I have this beautiful blouse that was only £1 in a charity shop. It looks like it has never been worn, maybe for the same I haven’t. You see the blouses neck is absolutely tiny, you cannot wear it without choking. I am going to try and move the button to give a few extra millimeters, that might make all the difference.
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For Christmas I asked my fiancee to design some fabric for me using my old birdy friends in a repeating border print. Which I later sewed into a box pleated skirt.
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