Monday, 12 December 2011

Birmingham Shopping Weekend

Hey girlies

(Another pic heavy post...)

So, my last 2 posts were about the Selfridges Christmas Beauty Event, which I attended in Birmingham on Thursday 1st December. I did the follow-up post and the Goody Bag post and here is the shopping/purchases post.

I was in Birmingham overnight on the Thursday and all day Friday, then went back on the Saturday with my sister, as she invited me to tag along with her :)

As this post contains a lot of photos, I am not going to write a lot. I plan to do posts on some of the things I bought, like the nail polishes :)  If you have any questions about any of the products, just ask!
Barry M purchases :)
Silver Kohl Eyeliner Pencil: £2.99
Lip Lacquer in 'Candyfloss': £4.99
Silver Glitter Nail Effects: FREE when you spend £6 or more :)
(I bought the above products with my Boots Advantage Points)
Lilac Foil Nail Effects: £3.99 (or free when spending £6 or more), Superdrug

Lilac Foil and Silver Glitter Nail Effects

Minnie Mouse advent calendar (still unopened!!)
Aimee got me this as it was buy one get one half price, so 99p :)

Facemask: 99p, Superdrug
Andrea Fulerton Gemstone Overcoat: £4.99, Superdrug (finally found some!!)

Jack Wills Nail Varnish 'Electric Pink': £6, Selfridges

MAC 'Hold That Pose!' Mineralize Eyeshadow: £16.50 but got for £6.50 using £10 redeemable event ticket :)

Baileys coated nuts from the German Market, yum!!

My sister's car boot :) Sadly, the massive Topshop bag was NOT mine :( Nor was the Hollister bag!

Saturday mini haul :)

Skullcandy earphones: £7 (Half Price), HMV

Jolly Rancher's: £2.19
Hello Panda: £1.99
Both from Selfridges

Anyone remember these??
They made me feel totally sick :-/

Pretty Christmas bags :)

Skull vest: £25, Urban Outfitters

LOVE ring: £3.99, Miso at Republic

Buche De Noel Cleanser: £5.95

I needed some Lush facial cleanser, as my Angels on Bare Skin had finally run out, and I was excited to find this festive beauty :) Then I got Celebrate lip tint, just because.

Celebrate Lip Tint: £4.99
Returned to the Illamasqua counter to get one of the products used in my eye makeover :)
This is a Christmas present off my sister, so I will reveal/blog about after Christmas!

and some photos of the Illamasqua Freak postcard and sample tab thing, which is SO cute! and as I mentioned in my previous post is AMAZING!! I am hoping Santa brings me some for Christmas :)

Hope you all had a good weekend!



  1. I love all of the pictures!! The nail polish that you have on is pretty! Those nuts looks super good! I'm a new follower! Love your background!

  2. Thank you :) The nail polish I am wearing is the Barry M Lilac Foil Nail Effects ;)



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