Saturday, 14 April 2012



( ^  glitter tank, Topshop £28)

( ^ embellished top, Topshop £45)
( ^ i apologize for all the crinkles and creases, it is now in my basket on it's journey to meet my iron)
( ^ embroidered playsuit, Topshop £75)

( ^ glitter skater dress, Topshop £38)
(  ^ ring, Topshop £7.50)
( ^  ring, Camden Stall £8)
( ^ Pendant, Camden Stall £8)
(  ^ ear-cuffs, Topshop £8.50)

( ^ gypsy night & adrenalin varnish, Topshop, £6 each)
Hello all!
So these are my purchases from yesterdays trip to London..
(i do have some photo's to show you however i am waiting on some friends to upload them, so that will be a separate post)

Well, where to start?
I love and want to live in Camden forever..
Yes, i am now a huge fan, and can't wait to plan my next trip there!
The people are so interesting; i could have spent a whole day just people-watching..The hair and clothes and make-up, I'd never seen so much bold style down one street!
 The food was amazing; we visited this little area of around 20 stalls providing exotic foods from brazil to mexico to india to spain trying out little tasters as we walked through.
The shops; well where do i start? Even though i didn't purchase much in Camden i would definitely return.. The shops were so quirky, offered such strange and unusual products, the cramped conditions reminded me of the markets you visit on holiday, i could of really spent all day there.. The atmosphere was at such a high... loved it!

Then there was Oxford Street..
ok.. I could of fainted as i approached Topshop..
Like, how huge?!
It defeated me in the end, i couldn't even bring myself to look at the shoe section and my search through the accessories was like a sprint, i just couldn't pull through the energy after a day of Camden to shop..
*shocking i know*

I had a search through urban outfitters and american apparel too..
I wish now i bought the disco pants, but they just seem so dark in comparison to the pastel clothing right now..
and urban outfitters still had alot of winter-ish stock, so i was a little disappointed..

So with just over the same amount of money i spent yesterday left, I'm going to take a less tiring approach of shopping online.. hopefully I'll order some clothes on Monday, to complete my April haul, and shoe you guys later on that week.

Hope you all have a lovely weekend
Charmaine xo

26 comments:

  1. oh wow I'm so so jealous! i love everything you bought! The glitter dress is gorgeous! Ah i love camden so much too! xo

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  2. Wow I'm jealous with all the Topshop purchases! I usually only buy items from there when there's an occasion coming up, because its making my purse really light! I'm inlove with those rings!! I think I'll purchase some of those up online, but only one. Do you have any suggestions on which I should get from your choices? I love both of them, but I'll only get one. Thank you so much!!!

    Would really love to keep in touch!
    Can we follow each other here?
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    1. The first ring is from Topshop the second is from Camden but I'm sure there are look-alikes on the Topshop site.. They're just so great to pare with an outfit, simple and basic.. x

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  3. so beautiful!
    and to answer your question, the jacket is suede and it's vintage! check my online vintage store for the stuff i sell- naughtymess.etsy.com
    xox

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    1. oh I thought so...it's so beautiful! Thankyou I'll definitely check it out! x

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  4. absolutely love all of these -great finds! anything with a bit of lurex! I know what you mean about Camden, I work there and it's such a mix of eclectic people/amazing shops! xx

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  5. love all of these!!!

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  6. So many glittery stuff! Though one can never have too many of them!
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  7. I've never been to Camden but I'd like to go because I've heard good things about it, must admit I'm a little scared of the place! The detailing of the Topshop jumpsuit is gorgeous too.
    The Undercover Dress-Up Lover x

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  8. I have been reading through a few of your posts and I am so impressed! I love the layout to the content and everything in between! Your style is just impeccable and your blog is simply the epitome of perfection! I am the PR worker for Koi Couture and I love your blog so much, that I have passed on your blog details to my manager; you will shortly receive an e-mail from us!
    I am your newest, most avid follower, I look forward to reading your future posts. I would love it if you could perhaps follow me back too?

    Love from, THE EASTERN PEARL

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  9. That glitter skater dress is awesome! Is it itchy at all? I'm so fidgety and I can't stand it if what I'm wearing is the slightest bit itchy. As for the studded litas, they're a lot easier to walk in than the normal litas for some odd reason but I suggest you take a pair of flat as well just in case :) x

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    1. Thankyou! Not going to lie it is slightly, but bearable.. i tend to forget about it after the first five minutes though! Ok, thankyou so much! x

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  10. I LOVE glitters, hihi !:)

    WITH LOVE,
    LINSEY / POSE-BLOG.COM

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  11. Great stuff babe!
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  12. I love all of your purchases, especially the tank top and rings! You have great style! xx

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  13. Fantastic blog and brilliant post!!! You're amazing!!! Your sense of style is fantastic too!!! Absolutely brilliant...

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  14. i love anything with glitter- but it's a fine line between lovely and then Lisa Frank-ish haha (do you remember that? aw, childhood). I have a top pretty similar to your first one, i love wearing it during afternoons in the summer. there's something about wearing something glittery during the day rather than the night that makes you feel kind of special

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  15. I know Camden is great! I love the dress with the flowers so cute! x

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  16. that tank is so great! love it x

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  17. I love that embelished top! It's amazing

    xoxo Sootjeelina <3

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  18. Gorgeous purchases! Loving that intricate beaded top!

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  19. i sense a glitter shinny vibe in your puchases!!! hahaha
    So jealous, i wish i could go shopping to London! :/ too far away

    xx

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  20. I swear, everything you've picked is ridiculously perfect! I'm loving all things glittery right now, so basically everything you've bought I want to steal from you! :) xxx

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Thanks for all the fab messages! x