28th birthday wishlist


Cath Kidston yellow backpackMarc Jacobs Twinkle Pop eyeshadow stickOlivia Burton watchYellow Adidas Campus trainersKat Von D Alchemist palette

In just a week I’ll be turning 28 (on October 5th – mark your calendars!) and people have started asking me what I want for my birthday. I always find it really difficult to decide what I want unless there’s something like gig tickets being released close to the time and then I’ll ask for them. This year, there’s no tickets that I want, but there are a few things that I’ve had my eye on for a while so I think I’m going to ask for money or vouchers to put towards them.

By now, everyone knows about my obsession with anything yellow. I do already have quite a few yellow bags (four to be exact) and I don’t really need another one but as soon as I saw this Cath Kidston one from the new colour collection, I fell in love. I adore the contrast of the blue flowers on the yellow background and I know it will be amazing quality as all of the Cath Kidston bags that I already have are fantastic.

Sticking with the yellow theme, I’ve been eyeing up these yellow Adidas Campus trainers. I’ve been wearing trainers a lot more recently (mostly my Vans) and I’m going to be doing a lot of walking to and from uni over the next year, so I’ll be needing comfortable footwear. I just love the colour of these and they’re perfect for autumn, I would wear them with everything.

My Fossil watch broke last year and it’s going to cost almost as much as the watch itself just to send it off to get looked at, so I really don’t think it’s worth it. I’ve been missing wearing a watch everyday and often find myself checking my wrist for the time before realising that I’m not wearing one, so I’ve been on the look out for a new one. When it comes to watches, I like simple and classic styles that will go with any outfit and are good for any occasion, I think that this Olivia Burton one would be perfect and it would hopefully last a long time as well.

Of course, I’ve got to have a couple of beauty items on my wishlist. I’ve been lusting after the Kat Von D Alchemist palette since I swatched it in Sephora in Barcelona. I really don’t need it as I have the ABH Moonchild glow kit but I definitely want it and I do have some Debenhams vouchers to use up, so perhaps I could justify buying it with some birthday money.  I’ve recently tried Marc Jacobs beauty range which is stocked in John Lewis and I love the bits I’ve tried so far, so I’d like to add to my collection with one of the eyeshadow sticks as they’re so easy to use to create a stunning eye look.

What do you think of my birthday wishlist?

 

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16 Comments

  1. September 29, 2017 / 1:57 pm

    I love that colour yellow at the moment, it’s just so gorgeous! Not surprised that bag is on your list! Interesting to hear Marc Jacobs has a makeup range in at the moment too, will definitely be on the look out for that! 🙂

  2. September 29, 2017 / 2:21 pm

    There really is something about yellow at the moment isn’t there, what a great range of items to be on your wishlist, I am loving the adidas trainers.

  3. Joanna
    September 29, 2017 / 5:22 pm

    I think you have a really pretty birthday wish. Yellow is definitely coming back in trend and it’s a beautiful and happy color to wear. The yellow backpack with blue flowers on it is really pretty, I hope you will get it as a present.

  4. September 29, 2017 / 9:07 pm

    What a gorgeous wishlist, I love the watch and wanted to get similar one for my mother on her birthday.

  5. September 29, 2017 / 9:37 pm

    Lovely and diverse birthday wish list. I think I should do one on my blog next year so I don’t get any unwanted presents!

  6. Helen
    September 30, 2017 / 3:11 pm

    I hope you have a fab birthday and get everything on your list. I really love the yellow Cath Kidston bag, her bags are always so beautiful and this colour is so eye catching. My daughter has the yellow Adidas trainers on her Christmas list so I’m sure I’ll be hunting those down myself soon.

  7. September 30, 2017 / 5:12 pm

    Loving your birthday wishlist especially that backpack! Hope you have a fab birthday

  8. Hannah
    September 30, 2017 / 11:24 pm

    I have the Alchemist palette, its amazing but now hard to find

  9. October 1, 2017 / 12:04 pm

    love the bag. And the Adidas trainers I actually have but in grey

  10. October 1, 2017 / 1:47 pm

    I would love all of them but particularly love the Olivia Burton watch x

  11. October 1, 2017 / 6:27 pm

    Great picks; that OB watch is absolutley gorgeous! I hope you get everything you’d like for your birthday xxx

  12. October 1, 2017 / 7:59 pm

    Happy birthday for the 5th! I love the Cath kidston bag!

  13. October 1, 2017 / 9:01 pm

    Happy birthday for the 5th! I love your wishlist, I would ask for very similar things, I especially love the Cath Kidston bag.

  14. October 2, 2017 / 10:18 am

    I love that watch, it’s very classically stylish. I hope you get everything you wish for!

  15. October 2, 2017 / 9:07 pm

    Loving the bronzes and yellows of the wishlist, very stylish 🙂

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