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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Five

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Five

The challenge – making brand new outfits from old clothes, preferably with a smile on my face. After my brief epiphany about my style basically being shirts and trousers, that seemed like a good way […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Four

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Four

The challenge – restyle old pieces from my wardrobe into brand new outfits. It’s pretty safe to say today was a complete failure in terms of the challenge. I woke up at 8:59am and was […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Three

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Three

The challenge – wear old clothes, try not to hate myself. Today I thought I’d give yesterdays idea of a jumpsuit that doesn’t necessarily need anything underneath, with something underneath. In the process I managed […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) - Day Two

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Two

The challenge – torture myself with clothes that don’t want to work together instead of buying new things. Today accidentally turned out to be a lot better than I had expected or planned. The plan […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) - Day one

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day one

The challenge – old clothes, new ways of putting them together. I hate myself already for starting this challenge. My first outfit was a newish pinafore with a very old chiffon tunic and trainers to […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one)

New outfits, no spending (attempt one)

I seem to spend a lot of my time scrolling, whether it’s social media, shopping or Pinterest. This is usually a huge waste of time, but I think I may have come across a game […]

Lifestyle: no spending, 6 weeks – week five

I’m ashamed to say, but this week I have completely failed. I bought shoes and underwear. With the shoes, I blame my sister, her train was late in so I had time to kill before […]

Lifestyle: no spending, 6 weeks – weeks three & four

So, I can’t really tell you what happened to week three. I blinked, and it was gone. It went by that fast that I’m fairly certain I didn’t spend on anything I shouldn’t have. There […]

Lifestyle: no spending, 6 weeks – week two

Week two was going so well, until Sunday night. I’d driven back from visiting family. Two hours in a boiling hot car, getting back way after all the supermarkets had shut, I had no choice. […]