There's no denying the excited feeling that comes with the arrival of THAT iconic monochrome bag, the bold ASOS logo emblazoned on the side. There's also no denying the deflated feeling when you tear it open to be faced with something that looks nothing like it's photo.
It's not the retailers fault and I am definitely not slamming their ecommerce teams however the biggest hardship of online shopping is that you don't really know what you're buying.
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I went for an impromptu trip to Primark yesterday afternoon because I needed a power bank before my phone died – apparently theirs come with some charge in them already but I’m yet to prove that’s the case. (When it's so bright you're wearing sunglasses indoors aka never) I got wholly distracted because Primark is full of a) pretty things and
b) absolute bargains! I’m lucky because in Manchester we have a truly epic Primark! Without even glancing at homeware, menswear or the
Mid November. Where the hell has the year gone? The one plus side to the fact that Christmas is so close that you can no longer avoid Mariah Carey and co on the radio is that it’s party season! And party season is the perfect excuse to try out wearing something out of your comfort zone. Think about it; you’ll probably never wear it again and everyone in the office will be so drunk they won’t remember it the next day ... I’m usually one to play it safe but my inner magpie ca
If you’ve read my previous blog then you’ll know I recently went to Amsterdam. We were only there for 48 hours so you’re probably wondering why on earth it’s prompted me to do a packing guide, right? We jumped on a plane from Schiphol Airport, not back to Manchester but to Barcelona! I know, I know … it was the first time in my life I’d done a holiday like it and it was incredible. There’ll be a blog coming soon all about my time in Barcelona because I like giving people tra
So here I am. It's Saturday night and I've finally put pen to paper (or more appropriately, fingers to keyboard, but that's FAR less poetic!) on my very first blog post. I know what you're thinking - as if the world needs yet another fashion blogger! The truth is this is something I should have done a long time ago. I'm notorious for coming up with ideas and not following them through and I've tried this once before. I decided the best part of 10 years ago that I was going
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