Thursday, 23 July 2009

Ten Things

I prepared for the cold weather we've been having recently today and it was actually really hot and sunny like July is supposed to be. I never get it right.
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Nautical Cardigan - Charity Shop, Top - Gap, Jeans - Primark?, Shoes - Ran, Necklace - Gift

I was tagged by the wonderful Style Porn, who's blog I adore, to post ten facts about myself:

1. When I was a child, I used to have a bit of a phobia about second hand things. School fetes were a nightmare. I remember buying a book from a stall at one and then taking it back because I realised it was pre-owned. From then on I only bought things at fetes when there more than one of them so I knew they were new.

2. I've never dyed my hair because I'm too scared of wrecking it/doing something that won't suit me. In fact I've never even had a dramatic cut - it's pretty much been the same forever and is very straight and boring unless there's a bit of chlorine left in it like the picture above which gives it a bit of a wave.

3. In fact there are loads of things I've never done - I'm a bit of a nerd. I've never smoked, taken drugs, had a tattoo or even had my ears pierced. I'm not completely dull though - I promise!

4. I used to have a massive obsession with Good Charlotte when I was about 13.

5. I drive a blue VW Beetle Convertible called Francisco - it's quite a camp car, so I figured it needed a camp name. I make terrible mix cd's with awfully cheesey songs on them for car trips.

6. I am one of those people who is constantly trying to lose weight. I must have the worst metabolism ever - if I eat something, I can literally see where it has settled on my thighs.

7. I really really really want a horse - I used to go from when I was about four until I was fifteen and had to stop because of my GCSE's. I also really hate meeting people who have a horse and promise you can come and see it/ride it and then never actually invite you round. And if I can't have a horse, I want a pug called captain pugface.

8. This one is really strange - If I see someone using some sort of stationary, like a library book being stamped or something on a receipt being circled in biro, it has this really calming effect on me. I feel really lethargic for about thirty seconds afterwards.

9. I love having big feet - you get all the good sale shoes.

10. I really hate wearing jeans. I know I'm wearing them in the picture above but I was getting sick of having cold, wet legs so I dug a pair out from the depths of my wardrobe. I think they are so uncomfortable and I can never find a pair that fit right due to my chunky thighs.

Thats about it really! I'm not the most interesting of people.


The ten people I tag are:
Lauren McBride
On Dressing Up
Look Ugly in a Photograph
Strut it like your wearing Monolo's
Ripped at the crotch
Leopard Print & Lace
Sweety P Style Files
Diamondcanopy
Rosie Unknown
CiaoBella

17 comments:

  1. Thanks for tagging! I love the pattern on your sweater, so neat!

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  2. Haaaa that stationary thing is weird you odd thing. Also - yes I wish I had a sizer bigger feet for sale shoes!!
    Nope, I haven't worn the hat yet. It is a bit of a strange fit on ones head I think, regardless of size! Not as perfect a fit as my Asda trilby ;) haha. But then I've not worn anything other than work clothes, gym clothes and the same leggings and shorts combo for the last week... argh!

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  3. I think your ten facts was pretty fun to read! I can't stand wearing jeans either and Good Charlotte is awesome! Thanks for the tag! I will def try to my ten facts for my next post!

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  4. LUV UR 1O FACTS..FUN!!


    ONE LOVE,
    JOWY

    WWW.ISEEJANEMARY.BLOGSPOT.COM

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  5. Adore this post!
    I have huge feet too, and you are so right about getting all the best sale shoes!
    Good for you, never dying your hair ~ it is lovely as is!

    xoxox,
    CC

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  6. thank you for the tag(: i'll def. be posting a response next blog post.

    i love the sweater that you're wearing in the photo!
    i want it(:




    *dani

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  7. Here's my promise to you: Come to california, and you can ride my horse. Or rather, you can sit on him because he's pretty crippled. He's quite handsome though still!

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  8. Haha the biro thing made me smile! This tag is on my things to do!

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  9. Nice outfit! I hate it, but I always end up doing that too, like wear jacket on a sunny day or shorts when it is cold. haha.
    Cool facts. =P

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  10. I love reading little things about people, always makes me smile and laugh a little because we all have our quirks :)

    And I'm jealous that you've never dyed your hair - I can't remember what my natural color is anymore unfortunately.

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  11. Looove that sweater! It's just so cute.

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  12. Hey, it's Sweety P. My blog was deleted so I had to get a new blog. Here is the link to the new blog: http://sweetypstylefiles1.blogspot.com/

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  13. So fun to read. ;D Thanks for sharing them to us. Have a great day ahead. ;D

    Solo
    Travel and Living
    Job Hunt Pinoy

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  14. Ahh, it's a little thing called work that always seems to stand in the way of doing anything remotely fun. I used to work in downtown San Francisco, like a 5 min walk away from the Barney's, but now I commute out of the city an hour :( Boo. I even toyed with the idea of taking time off just to go but then I remembered I wanted hair extensions more. We'll see if that idea comes to fruition.

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  15. I love your ten things! I'm relieved to have found someone who has never dyed her hair either. I thought I was the only one. Lol. I'm terrified of damaging mine too.
    And I get all the great shoe sales too, except it's because I have tiny feet. Hehe. :)

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  16. Its fun to read ur blog all about new things.Good looking design on your sweater too.

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