Metro Centre Shopping Haul

Happy Easter everyone! Hope you all had a fab weekend, i certainly did. My student loan came through on Friday… a couple of days earlier than expected and what better way to treat myself than to go to the Metro Centre?! If anyone’s not familiar with this, its a HUGE shopping center in the outskirts of Newcastle. You have every shop imaginable under one roof. They have a collection of high street shops, designer brands and cute little stalls. I’ve been going there for years and on Saturday i decided to go for some spring treats. Its crazy that no matter how much you plan it out, you always end up buying more than you expected.

spring haulIMG_2990Beyonce Heat Rush £17 for 100ml The perfume Shop | Sleek Conutouring Kit in Light £10 Superdrug | St Tropez Bronzing Lotion £5 RRP £12 TKmaxx | Cath Kidson Lipbalm £2 RRP £5 Tkmaxx | Maybelline Volum Express Mascara £3 RRP- Tkmaxx | Beauty Muse Pro 3pc brush set £6 RRP- Tkmaxx | Yves Saint Laurent Premiere Roses £20 for 125ml The Perfume Shop

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Blue Nike Gym Trainers £22.99 | Addidas Gym Top £12.99 | Addidas Gym trousers £19.99  @ Sports Direct 

IMG_2991Michael Kors Brooks watch RRP £230 paid £206 with student disc. House of Fraser | Guess Gold sunglasses £24.99 RRP- Tkmaxx

IMG_2987 IMG_2988Red Floral Playsuit £19.99 | Lime long blazer/jacket £19.99 | Multi coloured floral crop top £17.99 | Lime vest crop top £5.99 @ New Look 

I guess you could say my treats are mixture of bargains and splashing out on my student loan. Lately you may of noticed im loving TKmaxx lately for their beauty buys and i was impressed with the collection in the metro centre, as you can imagine the shop is a lot larger than most ones in our high streets, so the rows of products was heaven for me… And again New Look have pulled it out of the bag for cheap pretty clothes, i love lime and the jacket/blazer is just perfect. I wore it yesterday for Easter Sunday with a black lace dress and black gladiators from Primark (images are on instagram: Bethdeanxo).

And what better way to round the shopping day off than a all you can eat Chinese buffet! If you ever go to the metro centre or want to go, its a must to try this place. Its situated near a quiet area of the centre where the ‘food mall’ is. They have 4 rows of Chinese food to chose from.

And to end the weekend i went to an open marquee for Easter Sunday. How did you all spend your Easter Bank Holiday weekend?

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  1. April 21, 2014 / 7:15 pm

    That Michael Kors watch is beautiful! I’ve been wanting the exact same one but I’m still deciding on whether I want to spend the money or not haha xx

    • April 21, 2014 / 7:56 pm

      Its even prettier in person! Yeah i was like that too, i considered getting the thinner version that’s cheaper but for the price different i thought why not? Its going to last a lifetime hopefully so if you think of it like that, its 100% worth it 🙂 xx

      • April 21, 2014 / 8:00 pm

        Now you’re making me want to buy it even more. haha It really is so pretty. I love the blue clock face. Guess I’ll have to reconsider. xx

        • April 21, 2014 / 8:01 pm

          Haha you may as well!! Me too its like turquoise marble, blues my favorite color and it’ll compliment so many outfits!! xx

          • April 21, 2014 / 8:04 pm

            Yeah, it’s one of my favorite colors too! True, it’ll look great with a lot of summer outfits. xx

  2. April 21, 2014 / 9:54 pm

    I love the Metrocentre so much, the TK Maxx there is amazing. It looks like you got some really nice things. I miss the days of student loans… xxx

    • April 21, 2014 / 9:57 pm

      Yeah it is, so big as well!! Aw thanks, haha if I carry on like this there won’t be much of it left lol xxx

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