take my money away from me

So… I spent too much money on clothes, makeup and facemasks and I thought I would share it on the internet for ya. Among sightseeing and eating in Barcelona we also had some time for shopping and needless to say I was a little too excited to go to Brandy Melville – I don’t quite think my bank account was prepared for going in that shop. In fact I bought so much that I couldn’t show it all in this post; there’s a dress (which I sadly couldn’t find on the website) and also a slate tshirt (I also couldn’t find it on the website) which are both currently in the wash *bad blogger here soz*. 
Exhibit A of why I should not be given money; I will most probably spend almost all of it on T-shirts. However, in a recent issue of Vogue I read it stated that repeat buying is okay (yep no need to guilt buy here) as there is no point in buying clothes you won’t wear. Therefore I totally bought the two stripy tops without any need for more mental justification. Whilst there was an abundance of pretty strappy tops in Brandy Meville I decided to only buy one due to the weather in England – short sleeve T-shirts are definitely more weather appropriate. Honestly the clothing is such good quality and I just wish there was a Brandy Meville store nearer to where I live although I think my purse is breathing a sigh of relief.
A trip abroad couldn’t have been really a trip without going to Sephora. But it was to my surprise that hidden in a department store by the Placa Catalunya there would be a Sephora that sold Kat Von D. Kat Von D is a brand I’ve wanted to try for the longest time, in particular their liquid lipsticks (not that I need any more lipsticks in my makeup collection but one more can’t hurt). The shade Lolita II stood out for me and I had to buy it, I did want to buy Double Dare as well but I refrained as I really did not need two lipsticks in a similar shade. I love the formula already but if you’d like me to do a full review on this product just leave me a comment down below and I’ll be sure to write one! 
I’ve never tried Korean skincare before and everyone raves on about the Tony Moly facemasks so what did I do? Purchase seven of the sheet face masks. However, after doing some research before writing this post I found out that Tony Moly still tests on animals so whilst I am excited to try these I won’t be buying them again for that very reason. I should’ve looked into it before buying them but next time I will definitely educate myself before buying a new makeup or skincare product. 
So that’s what I bought whilst in Barcelona! What’s your favourite piece from this haul and have you bought anything you love lately? 🙂 


  1. Lydia Eve 4th August 2016 at 8:25 am

    All these things look amazing! I've never been to a Sephora but would love to if I ever get to one on my holidays! I also feel I have a spending problem, but I guess money is to be spent! Lydia Eve | http://www.lydia-eve.blogspot.co.uk

  2. Yiotou_La 4th August 2016 at 10:00 am

    Oh god, I am the same with money, I have to spend them as soon as I get paid. Clothes, shoes, skincare, makeup, the struggle is real! Thank god now is sale pediod and there are some great discounts at 70% so I can save up (haha)


  3. Mia - Blog World Vibes 4th August 2016 at 11:19 am

    I also spend lots of money in Brandy Melville.. The lipstick looks so amazing 😀

    Mia | my-world-vibes.blogspot.com

  4. Ela BellaWorld 4th August 2016 at 2:31 pm

    Buying is ok, however I wish my bank account would be happy about it 🙂 Lolita is a pretty colour!

    Ela BellaWorld

  5. Laura Blossomofhope 4th August 2016 at 3:58 pm

    Everything looks so beautiful! I love the darker stripy top from Brandy Melville xx

  6. Gabrielle 4th August 2016 at 5:38 pm

    Overspending is always okay if you're away from home haha – especially if you're in the gorgeous city of Barcelona! I love your choice of t-shirts, they definitely make me want to expand my basics collection (such an addiction right now for me haha). Hope your week is going well!

    Gabrielle | A Glass Of Ice x

  7. Eleanor Pritchard 4th August 2016 at 6:14 pm

    Haha thank you! Sephora will always be the death of me 🙂

  8. Eleanor Pritchard 4th August 2016 at 6:15 pm

    Thank you! I think I've found my new favourite shop xx

  9. Eleanor Pritchard 4th August 2016 at 6:16 pm

    70% is so good! I always go in a shop for the sale and end up with full price things lol

  10. Eleanor Pritchard 4th August 2016 at 6:16 pm

    Yep! I'm not sure my bank account was happy with all this..

  11. Eleanor Pritchard 4th August 2016 at 6:18 pm

    I am definitely in agreement with that! I live in basics because they don't become obsolete! I hope your week is also going well 🙂

  12. Hollie Thorpe 4th August 2016 at 7:48 pm

    Everything you picked up looks so beautiful!
    Hollie xx

  13. Rabiah A 5th August 2016 at 8:44 am

    I think money issue will forever be a problem! I loved the tops you bought definitely can style them in various ways 😍 it's been a while being on your blog and like always it's great 😀


  14. The Sunday Mode 5th August 2016 at 10:45 am

    I was really surprised by the shopping in Barcelona when I went. I found some nice clothes and bought quite a bit of makeup because our exchange rate was really good then 🙂 I always find I am more tempted to spend whilst on holidays in general anyway 🙂


  15. Eleanor Pritchard 5th August 2016 at 12:20 pm

    Thank you so much Rabiah, that's so sweet of you! I definitely love that I can style them with a lot of things 🙂

  16. Eleanor Pritchard 5th August 2016 at 12:21 pm

    The exchange rate is awful now but I've been saving for a while and it doesn't hurt to spend a little money on holiday! x

  17. Eleanor Pritchard 7th August 2016 at 8:20 am

    They all are super soft and cosy, such good quality xx

  18. Kizzi Webster 10th August 2016 at 9:08 pm

    I've been trying to save my money for so long now and somehow I always spend it all! I've been eyeing up Brandy Melville clothes for so long and these look lovely


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