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Graduation Dress Guide

June 14, 2012


It’s so hard to find a dress for graduation. At first I thought, why bother? I’m wearing a gown over it. But people keep telling me how important it is, and I do like an excuse to buy new clothes. Whether you’re on a tight budget or don’t have a budget, you deserve an awesome […]

I Found My Graduation Dress

June 13, 2012


New Look – Suedette Cut Out Wedge Sandals – £16.99. (They’re more green than the picture) Stupidly I decided to buy the shoes for graduation first.. because I love them.. and I’m obsessed with this colour at the moment. But after looking around for a few months I thought I’d found the perfect graduation dress online. Then when I went […]

Mother’s Day on a Student Budget

March 14, 2012


It’s almost Mother’s Day and with being at University we sometimes forget about our parents back home. My sisters and I used to make my mom breakfast in bed and bring her flowers on Mother’s Day. But last year I didn’t have chance to go home. This is where sites like Moon Pig, Funky Pigeon […]

How to Save Money When Shopping

February 18, 2012


Whether we’re buying clothes, stuff for our course, or just food, we students have a tendency to overspend. Here are a few simple ways to cut down on spending without having to avoid shopping all together. Write a list. This doesn’t only apply to food shopping. When you’re looking for an outfit for a night […]

Ten Things That Get Me Through Uni

January 31, 2012


When reading Student Bean‘s Top 10 box sets to get you through the winter, I was quite annoyed (but not surprised I guess) to see that the Sex and the City box set wasn’t on the list. It has gotten me through the first couple of weeks of being back at Uni. I’m on series […]

Shopping Competitions

January 29, 2012


As shopping is one of my favourite things to do, and I am low on funds, I have been looking for competitions to win vouchers and gift cards for at some of my favourite shops, and ones I’ve never heard of. Here are the best ones. Although I never win, you may have more luck. Win £250 to […]

Online Sales Update

December 30, 2011


I found a pretty good website, Boxing Day Sales 2011, that shows sales and the sales trends from last year. I’ve checked the links and some other places I like to shop, while resisting spending, at and here’s how the sales are looking at the moment. Next – I heard that the sales were great on Boxing […]