Go on any shopping sprees lately?

posted 3 years ago in The Lounge
Post # 3
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2015

lolot:  I saw that on clearance in Target the other day and loved it! Unfortunately, we have nowhere to put it, so I let it go, but it’s so cute.

Last weekend, FI and I were at his parent’s beach house and discovered a TV in his dad’s “junk closet.” His dad has an addiction to buying every single new item that comes out, so the closet is filled with barely used electronics of all sorts. We took the TV because it’s bigger and nicer than the one we have now. On the way home, I stopped to get a few things at Ikea (which of course turned into way more than it should have) and FI decided he was going to buy a sound bar at Best Buy to replace our clunky speakers and receiver. So, all told, we got a new TV, a bunch of stuff at Ikea, and a sound bar. Luckily, he’s selling our old TV, speakers and receiver online, but it was an expensive day! Oh, and then we got home and realized our existing TV stand is too small for the space (and the new TV) now. So now we’re in the market for a new TV stand – it never ends!

Post # 4
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Helper bee

 

lolot:  Love the bench!

 

Pinkmoon:  Yes, I most definitely have gone on an online shopping spree! In fact, I ended up finding my wedding corset bra, slip, and wedding shoes. 

Post # 6
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2015

Just this month I’ve order: a new hair straightener, tons and tons of books (most of them free thanks to an e-book settlement credit I got at Barnes and Noble), make up, one of Shaun T’s Rockin Body work out DVDS and a matching Coach bag and wallet.

I need to stop.

Post # 7
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Helper bee

I read your post and was like, no I haven´t had one, but really if I think of what I’ve bought in the last 2 weeks I would say it’s quite a bit: So, last two weeks: a LV bag 🙂 (been wanting it for a while now), like $300 at sephora (had a wedding to go to), 6 bracelets and one amazing necklace (was for a charity event), a pair of very nice earrings (needed them for the wedding), a pair of expensive jeans (I lost weight so I NEEDED them/ DESERVED them), a clarasonic (had to have it)……. So you know, I just suddenly needed these things lol!!! 

Post # 8
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

FI and I will be signing our lease next friday so I will be going on a furniture shopping spree. I’ve already started looking, but don’t have exact measurements yet so I cant purchse. Lord help my bank account next week lol

Post # 9
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216 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

I love shopping but we’re trying to focus on saving money right now. That was going great until I got stuck on the couch 3 weeks ago with a serious knee injury. Now I’m bored and moody and I’m itching to go on an online shopping spree. I don’t even have to get up!! But I’m trying really hard to distract myself until the urge passes, haha. We’ll see how that goes…

 

Post # 10
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2529 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2014 - Italian Villa

Pinkmoon:  About a month ago, I bought a new top, a new leather purse, and one more thing I’m having a hard time remembering, from different stores within a few days of each other, and they all showed up on the same day! It was so Awesome!!!

Post # 11
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2014 - Excalibur

I just bought two purses from Coach and $150 Worth of clothes at Kohls :-\ and I have to get my car fixed for $216 and my car insurance is up for $1900…making me think I shouldn’t have bought all that useless stuff!

Post # 12
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

I don’t really go on a spree but I shop often between online and working in NYC.

Recent purchases:

Rag & Bone sweatpant jeans (wanted for a while!)

Chanel espadrilles

lots of stuff from Zara (dresses, pants, tops, a clutch)

neon yellow Rockstuds

Nine West Strappy heels

few things from H&M

a Lime Crime velvetine

Post # 13
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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

I don’t do too many shopping sprees, but am in the middle of one right now.  I’ve bought 2 pairs of sunglasses, 2 pairs of 7FAM, about 8 INC tops, INC dress, Frye boots, and new lens for my SLR.

Post # 14
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337 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

I got some cute stuff for Spring ( some things I have been wanting) at Nordstrom and Bloomies)

I got a Ted Baker Sweater, a Kate Spade ( I am a kate spade holic), a pair of classic Raybans that are vintage, some vintage dresses from the 60’s that are very Kate Spade esque and an Equitment Dress in Leopard print.

Post # 15
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Buzzing bee

Ugh, yes. It’s so awful, since I’m unemployed and really trying to save money while I look for a job! It was just my birthday and we went on a mini vacation so I splurged a little. It’s mostly stuff for our vacation to Cancun that’s coming up; I bought a swimsuit, a coverup, a big hat, sunglasses and a little travel toiletries case. Also got myself the cutest pair of earrings, a MAC concealer, NARS Amour blush and a cute little ruffled blazer from H&M. I hit up a lot of sales and used a lot of coupons so it wasn’t SO bad. 

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