Nifty Notes

Nifty Notes [No.42]

Today’s Nifty Note: If she had the biggest microphone in the world, this is what she’d want to say:  Your life is too precious to spend it shopping! Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, fun and/or quirky message and an original image … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.41]

Today’s Nifty Note: She asked herself: What kind of a life do I really want to live? And found the answer was one where shopping was not her #1 hobby. Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, fun and/or quirky message and an original … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.40]

Today’s Nifty Note: Retail therapy: a lie dressed up as a helpful truth.  Shopping is often the cause of increased stress – not an alleviator of it. When retail therapy beckons, try this instead: Stop – breath – don’t shop. Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.39]

Today’s Nifty Note: She finally stopped being bedazzled by all that glitters, realising the truth was so simple:  Happiness is the ultimate currency. Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, fun and/or quirky message and an original image (all photographs taken by me). … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.38]

Today’s Nifty Note: 70% of women think about shopping every day.   A startling statistic! There’s so many other wonderful things to think about, apart from shopping! Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, fun and/or quirky message and an original image (all photographs … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.37]

Today’s Nifty Note: She loved what UK fashion designer Vivienne Westwood had to say: “If you ask me what people should be buying next season, the answer is: Nothing. I’d like people to stop  buying, and buying, and buying”. Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty Note … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.36]

Today’s Nifty Note: She’d finally become a savvy, conscious shopper!  She now shopped for everything this way: With a list On a budget Using cash To a timeframe Rested and relaxed Eyes wide open Tuned in Designed to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, each Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.35]

Today’s Nifty Note: She was startled by this statistic: The average woman spends $2000 a year on clothing, only $500 of which will ever be worn.  She sighed out loud at the waste of it! I’d love to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, so every Nifty Note contains a … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.34]

Today’s Nifty Note: She started dressing as though this were the most important day of her life. Who knew? It just might be! I’d love to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, so every Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, fun and/or quirky message and an original image (all photographs taken … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.33]

Today’s Nifty Note: A stylish friend advised her:  Go into your closet and find an item you love but haven’t worn in a long time.  Don’t worry if it’s “too good” or “too casual” or “too” anything else. Now: find a way to wear this loved-but-unworn item with other items in your closet over the … Continue reading