Tuesday, 1 January 2013

Hello 2013! My January sale finds and my New Years Resolutions :)

Happy new years guys! I can't actually believe it is 2013, this year has literally gone so quickly! :) Hope you all had a fun night last night with the ones you love! Here's a picture of me and Joe last night with his new fisheye lens :)


I went sale shopping on Boxing Day (yes I was one of THOSE people) but it was the first time in five years where I wasn't working on Boxing Day, so I thought why not?! I'm still doing my 100 days no spending (it finishes on 24th January) but these things were bought with Christmas money or vouchers!


I love having new DVDs to watch, especially around Christmas time and when I'm with my boyfriend (we don't see each other much as we're 2 and a half hours away from each other when I'm at uni). I got all these bargains for £3 each, and the behind the scenes The Hobbit book was for Joe as he's obsessed! We watch Babe the other night, and I forgot how friggin cute it is! I suggest you all go get it, and relive your childhood :)


Topshop crochet shirt - £16.20 in the sale with student discount.
Topshop  crochet shorts - £18 in the sale with student discount.


Topshop frilled socks - All 3 pairs for £7.20 with student discount.
Topshop cherub earrings - £2.90 in the sale with student discount.
Topshop buddha earrings - £1.35 in the sale with student discount.


Topshop cross studded shorts - £16.20 in the sale with student discount.
Topshop burgundy rose hairband (I put it around my hair doughnut)  - £2.90 in the sale with student discount.


New Look peplum tops in black and burgundy - £7.00 each in the sale.


Primark embellished high waisted shorts - £7.00 in the sale.
Primark cordroy burgundy shirt (I kept stealing Joe's one) - £5.00 in the sale.


Matching hamsa hand t-shirts for me and my sister - £7.00 each in the sale.


And a few bits for Joe as he had to work on Boxing Day!
Primark speckled beanie hats - £3.00 each.
River Island paisley boxers - £7.00 in the sale.


Now onto the New Years Resolutions:

Resolutions
- Lose some weight and eat healthily.
No more sugar or sweets, a lot less pasta and bread.
Buy more fruit, vegetables and salads.
Do exercise DVDs when I have time.
Fit back into my favourite shorts again!

- Save money.
I finish my 100 days no spending on 24th Jan, but continue after unless I literally LOVE something.
No more eating out with my friends.
Start making packed lunches every day for uni.
Actually put money aside every week so I can see it being saved.
Enter more competitions everyday. (I have been lucky enough to win quite a few recently, will make a blog post about my years winnings!)
Every time I have a £2 coin, put it in my terramundi pot!

- Blog more.
Do more eBay finds posts.
Do my favouries of each month.
Do lots of outfit posts once I'm happier with my weight.
Use up products before starting a new one, and do empties posts.
Read my favourite blogs every single day.
Set up my 300 followers giveaway!

- Concentrate more on my uni work.
Don't watch TV/movies until I've done my uni work.
Do at least a full hours work after uni everyday.
Consider getting rid of Facebook until the Summer.
Visit the library more often.
Try out new techniques once a week.
Read my fashion books.
Go to more exhibitions.
Save up for Photoshop and Illustrator.
Practice my fashion illustration in my spare time.

- Beauty resolutions.
Take my make up off every single night.
Stick to my cleanse, tone, moisture regime.
Have at least one early night a week.
Always have nice nails, if not take the varnish off. 
Only straighten my hair when it is necessary.


Thanks for reading :)
Did you get some sale bargains?
Do you have some similar new years resolutions?
Happy new year :)
Love Dani
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26 comments:

  1. Happy new year! :)
    You bought some lovely lovely things from the sales, I don't know how you do it, I'm so impatient and usually come home with nothing haha!
    xx

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  2. I went Sales shopping on boxing day and got basically nothing ): Great find though and great goals and resolutions!

    Sophierosehearts x

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  3. Wow! I love the Topshop crochet shorts! So pretty!

    Your resolutions are great! I can definitely relate to the blogging ones!

    http://beccammartin.blogspot.co.uk

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  4. Those everything you picked up in the sales, I got a pair of docs for £70 and I love them so much. I really enjoyed reading your resolutions too :) x

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  5. Happy new year, I love the peplum tops you got. I'm trying to save loads this year slim really limiting my shopping plus m wardrobes packed xxx

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  6. great haul and good resolutions... positive energy to you... Happy New Year!

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  7. That topshop shirt is so pretty! Goodluck with your resolutions xx

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  8. great finds love the lace detailshorts. I need to copy you cleanse and tone resolution
    x

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  9. Can't get enough of topshop socks! Hahaha x

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  10. i love this post! my resolutions are pretty much the same as yours ;) and you got some loooovely things in the sales!xo

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  11. New Look peplum tops have to be my favorite here.
    Good luck with your resolutions for 2013 & Happy New Year!

    Sarah
    PrettyGloss - makeup, beauty & a lil gibberish

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  12. really nice things, i swear i must be going to different sales to everyone else! x

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  13. Great sale finds, I may have to look on hmv and newlook now! :)


    www.ofbeautyandnothingness.blogspot.co.uk

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  14. Love your Topshop goodies.
    I definitely need to stop straightening my hair too.
    Imogen xx
    www.eloquenceandflair.blogspot.co.uk

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  15. Wowza, so many bargains here!! Competition wins get us through the month, I hope you stay lucky! <3

    Tara
    The Style Rawr!
    xoxo

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  16. I looooove all of your clothing finds - especially the peplums and the crochet shirt!

    Good luck with all your resolutions!

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  17. love what you brought, especially the white blouse! x

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  18. love that the topshop top and shorts have a vintage twist x

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  19. Our resolutions are pretty much exactlyyy the same! good luck - I'm hoping i actually stick to mine this year xxx Absolutely love the primark cord top too xx

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  20. ahhh I so love everything you got! the beanies are mega cute. hope you had a lovely christmas & new year! x

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  21. The shorts from primark are gorgeous! You got some really good buys! X

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  22. So many new goodies! I love the shorts and the beanies are beauts x

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  23. Love this post you have some great resolutions!

    xx

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  24. I really love the clothes you picked out.. love your style! The cross shorts are my favorite!

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  25. The Hobbit is such a good book! :) xxx

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  26. Oh wow, the shorts are gorgeous!

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