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A little exam procrastination!

I have my Psychology final today, and I'm at that point where I not longer care what will happen. That does not bode well considering that my attendance was sketchy at best. I just want to pass, I don't care about the grade I get.

So, anyway. I had a bit of another shopping trip todayyy! I hit up my most favourite store in the world, TK Maxx, and also, as strange as it may seem; my workplace. I work at a national store known as Store 21; it only opened back in March. It is a bit of a value store, specialising in homeward and womenswear, but also selling menswear, childrenswear, nightwear, lingerie and shoes. A little mix of everything. It's a bit like TK Maxx; either a bit or a miss.

Store 21

I got this totally cute knitted waffle jumper! It's so warm and snuggl y; perfect for the winter weather. It's actually a baby powder blue, instead of the blue-grey it is in the picture. It is currently on 30% off, so instead of £12.99 it was £9.09 (found here).

The next item I purchased was this midi maxi jumper. It is available in black, red, stone and this grey 'striped' colour. It is also super soft and snuggly, with a much smaller knitted pattern. I think that it will go perfect with some skinny jeans and a pair of black chunky boots. It is also currently on 30% off, instead of £14.99 it was £10.49 (found here).

It's gotten a lot icier here in Scotland, and so I was in desperate for boots with a better grip on the soles. These are similar in style to CAT boots, which are known for being very study. They are made cuter by the tawny fur cuff. These were £22.99, which makes them one of the more expensive products in the store.

I recently got the large IKEA white lace plant pot (that everyone has!), but I don't actually have that many brushes. I knew I needed some kind of beads or sand in the pot to make them stand up straight. I got three packs of these clear decorative jewels which, while lighter, work as well as sand and such. They were £1.99 each, and after my staff discount they were only £1.20.

TK Maxx

There were lots of Revlon products in this week, compared to the past few weeks. There was so much choice, but I picked up two of the Revlon Lip Butters. The above is the shade Invite Only, and the one below is Provocative. They both are more of balms as they have very little to no pigmentation; Invite Only gives the lips a hint of a blue tone. Both were priced at £2.99; a bargain in my opinion!

I picked up this Revlon Super Lustrous Lip-gloss in the shade #150 Peach Petal. I love this! I expected to a very sheer, thin formula, but I was shocked. The pigmentation is so strong; it's a light, peachy nude colour. It is my new favorite lip-gloss. It was £4.99, I think?

The last purchase, this time, was this Physicians Formula Organic Wear loose powder in Beige Organics. When I first read the word 'Beige' I thought it would be far too dark for me, but the powder looked quite pale, so I took a chance. The powder actually matched me perfectly and is very light in texture. It was only £3.99!

The closer it gets to Christmas, the more I feel the urge to shop. It's a dangerous addiction. As I said my exam is today 9-12, please pray for my soul as I guarantee I will need it!

Louise x x

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