Tuesday, February 19, 2013

is it bad?: shop til you drop





dress ~ Kohls (1st trip)
coat ~ swap
tights ~ Target
booties ~ F21
earrings ~ hand-me-down from nora

~ is it bad that i have preemptively spent birthday money that i haven't received yet?
~ is it bad that i went to kohls and found so many great deals that i went back the next night and bought more stuff?
~ is it bad that every time i go to target for food, i end up sweeping through the clearance racks and shoe section? (every time.)
~ is it bad that i only look at the 70% clearance racks at target because 30-50% off just isn't cheap enough for me?
~ is it bad that i shopped so much last week that i didn't even feel like shopping the president's day sales? (chris would think that is good.)
~ is it bad that i can write a whole "is it bad" post about my poor shopping habits?

happy tuesday!!
xo,
megan bird

31 comments:

  1. Sounds like fun to me! Your outfit is adorable btw.

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  2. Sounds to me like you're a smart shopper!
    You skirt is stunning - it's such a refreshing pop of colour against the snowy backdrop! Love it!

    Kate xo petite-adventures.blogspot.ca

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  3. Of course not! Not bad at all. I only look at the major sale racks too. I'm not going to buy anything that is not clearance priced, so there is no point in looking at anything else.

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  4. I say hell no to all of the above? And that dress is the PERFECT grown up version of a birthday party dress - TOO FUN!

    XO
    Pearls & Paws

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  5. It's all good!

    I am glad you found that dress at Kohl's. I never like giving them full price, because it seems as if things are marked higher there.

    Enjoy!

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  6. i can't go to target without looking at the shoes and clearance. and I too have gone back to a store because I got so many good things and was afraid I missed more!

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  7. <3 target and <3 this look!

    XO Meghan
    citrusrefreshingfashion.blogspot.com

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  8. haha, I love this! I have to ban myself from Target because I will do the same thing...I'll stop in for something like more facewash and end up with a pair of clearance shoes too.

    Jess - J's Style

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  9. That dress is making me want to go to Kohl's - SO pretty! I'm loving your shopping habits :)

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  10. Amazing outfit! I love the skirt:)

    Check out my blog: http://theprintedsea.blogspot.de

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  11. I head straight for the clearance section every time I'm in Target too, even if I went there for something else like toilet paper. The deals are too good to resist!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart
    February Group Giveaway!

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  12. Not bad at all - I'm living vicariously through you since I'm not shopping right now! I love the clearance racks at Target!!

    I love the dress you found at Kohls - very fun!

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  13. omg i can NEVER go into target and come out with only what i wanted to get in the first place! i'm right there with ya lady!

    xo,Taylor
    iLikeMyClothesTaylored.blogspot.com

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  14. Such a cute dress! I love the hot pink! And I totally understand what you mean about Kohl's and Target! Those places are very dangerous for my wallet.

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  15. Ha! I'm the same way at Target - 30% off?? No way - I'll wait til it's 70%! Love the bright pink!

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  16. Lol! I do that at Target too, but that's why I've stopped going to Target for groceries ;)

    Love this dress!

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  17. Ah...the obsession of shopping. I think we all may need a bit of an intervention. I know I do.

    I love the pink! So nice in winter.

    bisous
    Suzanne

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  18. I'd say "It's all good!"

    Cute tights, actually cute dress, and cute you too.

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  19. Love the hot pink skirt and gloves!
    You sound like me...spending money that I am going to get.
    Probably not the wisest decision is it?? LOL
    Brett

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  20. I did a lot of shopping myself last week. That dress is adorable.

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  21. your skirt is amazing, i love it lovelie!

    xx

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  22. Ha I shopped til I dropped once got a nice tax return so figured I would hop down to soho and have a Carrie B SITC kind of day shopped alone all day stopped for lunch then an espresso part of it was fun but I actually found it overwhelming not sure if I would do it again short bursts ov shopping is better for me : o

    Ali of

    www.dressingken.com

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  23. Haha! As to the 70% Target clearance racks and Kohls deals... we are twins! =)

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  24. YES, YES, yes, yes, and yes and some more yes es.

    hahahahahahaha.

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  25. I like the bright pink! I've been trying to cut back on shopping, so I can save my money for spring and summer clothes.

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  26. If it's bad, let me know, because I'm guilty of ALL that you listed!
    Isn’t That Charming.

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  27. Ooo, the pink is so striking-I love it! This looks great with just a pop of color while keeping the rest of the ensemble neutral. Also, I identified with like ALL of your shopping habits...great to know I'm not the only one! And Kohl's is the best, right? What is up with them being SO AWESOME. Gosh.

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  28. Dont worry most of us shop like that and we even get bore of shopping for a week or two like you :) Nice thigts, love them.
    http://thirtysomethingchic.wordpress.com/

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  29. Girl, Kohl's has the best sales sometimes, so don't even feel guilty. I bought the trench coat from my latest blog post from Kohl's, and it's honestly one of the best things in my closet.

    Brittney

    anotherbeautifulthing.blogspot.com

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  30. Is it bad that I can shop for housewares until I die. Is it bad that I still have way too much clothing in my closet and I have only bought a hand full of vintage clothing in the past few months??? It's ok even if it is bad...xoxo

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  31. ha-ha-ha! dynamite outfit megan bird. when do we get to see your new stuff? ;)

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