Sunday, 28 August 2011

New In: Sadie's been shopping (a lot!)

Hi all, how was your weekend? Hope you all had a great time! I had a fun weekend and have some SHOPPING to show you! 

As I mentioned, I'm going to Fiji in 10 days, so wanted to get some cheapish new clothes to take with me. I find that year on year I have taken the same dresses to Miami and the Bahamas in 2008, Samoa 2009, Fiji and the Whitsundays in 2010 and was determined not to do it this year! I don't get the chance to wear these types of clothes other than on a tropical holiday, which is why they've come with me each year. So I bought a couple of newbies to mix in with the trusty oldies!

So here are the new holiday clothes!
A beach top that was a total bargain - $8!

I love this dress, it was $16 and is such a cute holiday dress! It's a thick cotton so is really stiff and lovely :D


Another top - this one buttons up the front and has a drawstring around the waist. LOVE the colours. Also $7
A fairly plain blue dress but it looked really nice on. I thought I can also get use out of this in every day life! $40
 

The bf when he saw me buying this top - "Not MORE animal print!" HA! $20
A playsuit which I envisage with high wedges! $35
Love the wooden buttons!
A super long maxi dress which will NEED high wedges!! $60
 
This dress looks really elegant, and I can wear it to work when the temperature gets a bit warmer! $50
 

A lot of new clothes to squeeze into my wardrobe!
 I told myself I DID NOT need sandals. I have tonnes of sandals from last summer. But when the bf was busy in one shop, I went a-wandering and spotted these fabulously sick glitter numbers and sadly couldn't leave without them. I've even already worn them on Saturday night!!
Do you love them!? $100
I bought the exact same wedge last summer, in cream and rope. They are SO comfy.
 ALSO new in, but not holiday related:
Genuine pearl drop earrings. Very exciting!!
Some jumbo heated rollers - any tips on use?? I've never tried them before!

My fabulous Michael Kors watch! I used the voucher that I won on Aprilia's blog towards this beaut!
Lots of new stuff - eek. What have you bought lately? :)

20 comments:

  1. I love all of your buys especially the leo print top and those glittery sandals!!!!!!
    Yesterday I bought a lot of stuff at H&M and Zara! I have to restrain myself somehow!
    xx
    http://dontcallmefashionblogger.blogspot.com

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  2. Wow! Who's been a busy girl!!!! Lots of gorgeous prints. I love love love those glitter wedges & I also love your new watch. Happy holidays Sadie xoxo
    http://www.intotheblonde.com/

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  3. Blimey! What a spread! Love the glitter shoes - although heels aren't my friend so I could never wear them *sigh* but I can admire them!

    Funny you should post this today actually - I'm going to Thailand/KL/Singapore in Jan and I was thinking today how I pretty much have no wardrobe for this trip! Your haul has given me a few good ideas :D

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  4. I'm loving Michael Kors watched at the moment and those gold, sparkly wedges are gorgeous! Great post.

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  5. Wow you did go shopping haha we would make good shopping buddies ;) I totally saw those wedges in Hannahs! I think the 3 pairs of wedges I bought on Saturday are more than enough though lol. Love the watch I realy want me a chunky big silver watch.....Im keeping my eyes peeled for "the one" xx

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  6. Oh my! You HAVE been shopping a lot haven't you!? :)
    I am so jealous you are going to Fiji!!! Take me with you, please!!
    Can't wait to see pictures and LOVE that Michael Kors watch! ;)

    xx

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  7. Wow! REALLY great buys! You've picked up some wonderful prints! I'd love to incorporate more prints into my outfits! Absolutely lovely!

    Best,
    Danielle
    http://loveandlookpretty.blogspot.com

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  8. I'm DYING for those gold wedges! LOVELY!

    xoxo
    Natasha
    http://thechiccurve.com

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  9. OMG Sadie! You got so much great stuff! I LOVE the wedges! Can't wait to see how you style all of these items :)

    xxx,

    Fashion Fractions

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  10. ooh yay i remember you asking us about the watch!

    i love the dresses, i am exactly the same...you feel you need to get you wear out of the summer stuff as it's only worn a few times each year!

    and WOWZA i love love love the shoes. they're amazing
    xx

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  11. I love the dresses and the playsuit. Plus, the animal print top is so cute!

    This month, I've been pretty good at not buying anything (just thrifted items).

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  12. Love this post...all of your outfits are so cute. I really like the jumpers and the patterns, that striped dress is fun too. AND it's so funny because I just bought that white Michael Kors watch, the exact one and I really like it. I've been seeing so many girls with white watches this summer too. I hope you have a great holiday. Cute post.

    xoDale
    www.savvyspice.blogspot.com

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  13. love the dresses and cute shoes!!

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  14. I love shopping before going anywhere even if I really don't need to! haha

    http://www.brunetteletters.com/

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  15. wow, those glitter wedges!! wooow!!! I want them!! and all those printed dresses are so lovely!!
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  16. love the stripey dress and the plain blue one I would love to wear those hope you have fun you little jetsetter!
    XX Ilana
    http://mymodernvintagefashion.blogspot.com/

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  17. "Sigh" I am jealous of all your shopping.. Seriously! Love it all.. Especially those shoes! I seriously can not wait to see you wearing all these goodies!

    Hugs! ~Angel

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  18. so many great purchases love all of the clothing can't believe it was so cheap! and those shoes are amazing!

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  19. I just wanted to add a comment here to mention thanks for you very nice ideas. Blogs are troublesome to run and time consuming thus I appreciate when I see well written material. Your time isn’t going to waste with your posts. Thanks so much and stick with it No doubt you will definitely reach your goals! have a great day!

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