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  1. Button Front Denim Skirt

    February 22, 2016 by barbara

    So recently I got myself a button front denim skirt from H&M. It has an A line shape. Do you know that the denim skirt is back in fashion. It used to be the staple of 70’s fashion. The denim skirt is so versatile and goes well with almost anything.  I think everyone should have one in their wardrobe.  What is your favourite denim skirt style?


  2. Zara Spring/Summer 2016

    February 18, 2016 by barbara

    I am so loving the latest Zara collection for Spring / Summer 2016.  I love the mustard yellow shades and I think I should get myself a few pieces of clothing in that colour.   Stripes are still around and show no sign of tapering off.


    Nice shades right?


    Stripes with a tinge of mustard yellow too


    Check out this statement necklace. I just love it! However it is not available on their website.

  3. Flare Jeans For 2016

    February 14, 2016 by barbara

    I have been seeing some flare jeans at the stores lately. Are they making a comeback? Are you a fan of flare jeans? Well frankly, I am not. I prefer straight cut jeans or skinny because they make me look slimmer.   When you are wearing flare jeans, it is best that you put on your heels.  Clog shoes look great with flare jeans too.


    So would you kick your skinny jeans away and opt for flares?

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  4. First Communion Dresses

    February 1, 2016 by barbara

    Communion is a big day for children and if you are looking for the perfect First Holy Communion dress for your child, well look no further than  This UK-based online store as a wide selection of exquisite communion dresses that are of superior quality.


    At Jesusspeaktome, their large selection of communion dresses are available in organza, tulle, chiffon and silk fabric, from sleeveless, cap-sleeve to short sleeve.  They are committed to quality in all their products and believe that girls deserve only the most beautiful dresses on their special day.


    Isn’t this sleeveless empire communion dress pretty?

    Once you have selected a dress for your daughter, you may also want to browse through their collection of accessories and shoes to complete the look.


    The comprehensive and angelic dresses at Jesusspeaktome are extremely affordable so you can shop without worrying about burning a hole in your pocket.  Hurry and check them out today. 

  5. Current Obsession : White Shirt And Denim

    February 1, 2016 by barbara

    Recently I am kinda obsessed with white shirt and denim.   What’s not to love about this classic style eh?  When I popped over at Zara yesterday, their mannequins were wearing white tops and denim!  It is such a versatile look.  You can wear complete the outfit with a statement necklace or a striking bag.   Here are what I saw at Zara yesterday.




    Can’t wait till get my hands on these white tops.

  6. Shop For Affordable Wedding Dresses Online

    January 31, 2016 by barbara

    One of the most exciting days for many people is their wedding day.  The more popular months to get married are June through October.  The warm and sunny weather during these months make them a favourite time of the year to get married.  After setting the date of your big day, the next most important decision to make will be choosing your wedding dress.  Every bride wants to have a dress that leave them feeling like a million dollars and also look like a princess at the same time without having to dig deep into your pockets. Shopping for a wedding dress is a long process.

    Wedding dresses come in hundreds of shades of white. You can find “diamond white” which is also known as “silk white,” and light, medium, and dark ivory.  Diamond white, which is a little creamier, is the most popular choice and looks great with most complexions.   One such place where you can buy beautiful wedding dresses is at Dresswe. This professional online store specializes in wedding gowns, custom made dresses, special occasion dresses, party dresses and many more.

    Dresswe cheap wedding dresses are available in different categories such as Beach wedding dresses, Vintage wedding dresses, A-Line wedding dresses, Red Wedding dresses and many more.   It is very easy to shop at this fantastic website.  You can also choose dresses according to price range, silhouette, hemline and neckline.  It makes it easier for you to narrow down your search.


    You can also find a huge range of cheap bridesmaid dresses at Dresswe.  They have their own factories and a team of professional tailors and workers ensuring the best quality before the dresses are shipped out.  They also have a team of knowledgeable and well-trained customer service team to handle all your enquiries.  Shipping is free when you purchase above $149.  Dresswe has a 7-day return/exchange policy.   If you are not 100% satisfied with the dress quality of your purchase from, you can return or exchange your items within 7 days from the delivered date.


    Right now, they are having a sale of up to 85% on some of the dresses.  So, hurry and check out today for gorgeous gowns without having to spend a fortune.

  7. Nail Art For The Weekend

    January 29, 2016 by barbara

    So the last few days were busy for me as I have a party to attend this weekend.   A musician friend of mine is celebrating his birthday and we have asked him what he wanted for his birthday.  He told us a few thing that he really like at GC NAMM so we have been looking around.  Besides that, I was also checking out some nail art designs as I want to paint my nails for the party this weekend.   I have narrowed it down to the ones below :-





    Do you often paint your nails?

  8. Unique Top for Women

    January 27, 2016 by barbara

    I came across this rather unique top at one of the online stores.  It is a white chiffon top with pleated collar. What caught my eye is the black collar.  I love the design of this collar.  The colour black stands out from the white top.  I am sure this top looks great with a pair of black culottes or denim.


  9. These Present Ideas Are Perfect If You’re On A Budget

    January 23, 2016 by barbara

    It’s always difficult to buy someone a gift when you’re living on a budget. Particularly if this gift is for someone you care about who you want to know means a lot to you. Valentine’s Day is coming up, and I think a lot of people are going to be dealing with this conundrum. Luckily the Thrifty Blogger is here to help you out! On this post, you’ll find some great ideas for gifts when you’re struggling to rub two coins together.

    Cheap Yet Personal


    If you can’t afford an expensive present, you should instead look for something a little more personal. Handmade presents are a great example of this type of gift, and you can often find them online at amazing prices. Dunoon Mugs are beautifully crafted, but they are prices at under fifteen pounds. That’s incredible value and it’s the perfect gift if you want to make sure yours stands out from the rest. You can even choose the different illustrations printed on the fine bone china. It may not match the romance of Valentine’s Day, but it could be the perfect gift when Mother’s Day rolls around.

    Handmade By You


    Failing that, you may want to make the gift yourself. If you have any skill in crafts, art or writing this idea may work quite well. For instance, you could make a card or collage for the person you are getting a gift for. Or, you may want to write a poem for them. If you can’t write poems, there’s an app for that. I kid you not. You can download an app that will write a unique poem based on lines from the classics. If they Google it, they won’t find your poem anywhere on the web. Even if they do find out what you did it’s still a wonderfully romantic gesture.

    Shopping Around
    If you’re on a budget and you have a gift that’s a little too expensive in mind, shop around. Typically, you’ll find some great deals on presents, particularly around special occasions. For instance, around Valentine’s Day, you can get big boxes filled with perfume and soaps. These are great value for money and won’t break your bank account.

    Meaningful To You
    Alternately, you could look for a present that is particularly meaningful to you. This might not be an expensive present but rather a gesture of feelings. You can use a gift like this to show how much you care about someone. For instance, if you’re getting your partner a gift, you could give them a treasured family heirloom. This is a big commitment so be certain you see a future with the person before giving away something meaningful to you.

    Meaningful To Them


    Alternately you could look for a gift that is particularly meaningful to them. Perhaps they have a favourite poem? If that’s the case you can get it framed and it will make a beautiful present. Or, even song lyrics engraved on wood, could make a present they will treasure for an eternity.

    I hope you see now how many wonderful ideas there are for gifts. Even if you are dealing with a tight budget.

  10. Must-Have Bags In 2016

    January 22, 2016 by barbara

    Spring is not too far away.  Are you busy looking around for new bags this year?  Here are some bags which I really like.  Hope you like them too.


    Medium Sailor Bag with Cord from Celine


    Love this interesting bag from Marni.


    Colourful Straw Bag from Dolce Gabbana.  Perfect for the hot season by the beach.


    Gucci Tote Bag for the formal look

    What is your favourite pick?