OK, so I know the latter part of January is probably the worst time to do a blog post about shopping. We’re all skint after Christmas and the sales, payday still feels like a very long way away and, somehow, we’re still stuck in the never-ending darkness of January.
But wait! This month can’t last forever! And, at some point this year, we will be in a position to buy some new stuff. So bookmark this post for when that time comes.
Growing up as a teen in the 90s and early noughties it felt like I was always confronted by one image of beauty. The trend back then was the heroine chic look, Kate Moss style bodies with thigh gaps and collarbones showing. It was the Nicole Richies and Paris Hiltons who held the market, and even in my beloved copies of J-17 magazine, the models all kind of looked the same.[Read More…]