Sunday, January 29, 2012

It's time to Feb-Sep fast...

So many of my friends are talking up FebFast.  I know I should join them, but you know, it's a leap year and all that, and 29 days seems like such a very long time sans booze.  Howevs, I am attempting an even more challenging state of denial - it's the Feb-Sept shopping fast.  That's right, I am attempting the trickiest fast of them all, given that I am paid to go and find lovely things in stores. We are madly saving for a family trip to New York in October, so I am endeavouring to swear off shopping for a while. But, I managed to sqeeze in a little pre-fast treat today, unable to resist the ghoul-cute charms of this skull bracelet by Wizzer and Whyte, from Hut 13 in Armadale.

Yep, it's nil by purse from now on. Promise.

hx

6 comments:

  1. Bring on October heh!!
    NY .. NY .. we all loves NY (-:

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  2. Wow! Hats off lady, I will happily watch you from the sidelines AND if you see something you love and covet, please blog about it so others can enjoy OK? Sounds like a plan right?

    NY? October. My die.

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  3. You have inspired me! We are planning a family holiday to Italy for a month in September and a pre holiday shopping hiatus is exactly what our budget needs!

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  4. I'm doing the same thing for the same reason as you (and also because we're still renovating). My shopping fast kicked in on 1 January as our holiday is in July and I've been pretty good so far, spending less than $10 on a couple of cheap house things. It's not so bad when you know you have something fantastic to look forward to :)

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  5. Just carry around;
    'A Stylists Guide to New York' by Sibella Court.
    Each time you want to buy something imagine the shopping in New York!!!
    Cheers...Tania Maree xx

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