Sunday 9 February 2014

If Money Were No Object

I often spend my time planning what I'd buy if I were to ever win the lottery. When you're feeling a bit strapped for cash it's so easy to fantasise about which mansions, holidays & cars you'd invest in. You'd have to get exceptionally lucky to win enough to afford all of those but even just a few years free from worry about rent, bills, food, childcare & travel expenses would be heavenly. The first time I played the National Lottery at age 16 I won £100. I've only ever won the odd tenner since then! Hopefully I'll have a bit more luck playing on Lottoland UK. They have a special DoubleJackpot feature so you can win twice the amount of money! Mansions aside, I have a beauty & fashion wishlist that's as long as my arm. Here's some of the things I would buy if money were no object:

Wayne Goss Brush Collection / Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Bronze & Glow / Oribe Supershine Moisturising Cream
Bumble & Bumble Hairdresser's Invisible Oil / Sunday Riley Good Genes / Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream
NUDE ProGenius Treatment Oil / Burberry Sheer Eye Shadow in Pale Barley / SUQQU Frame Fix Liquid Foundation
Omorovicza Deep Cleansing Mask / Therapie Himalayan Detox Salts / Chantecaille Ultra Sun Protection SPF 50
Tom Ford Lip Colour Sheer in Summer Fling / By Terry Baume De Rose

Whistles Dina Overcoat / Alice + Olivia Charlotte Tweed Skirt Dress / Topshop Dogtooth Coat
The Whitepepper Button-Cuff Angel Pink Dress / T By Alexander Wang Leather Mini Skirt
Topshop Pink Leather Jacket

Christian Louboutin Palais Royal Patent / Catbird Alphabet Rings / Whistles Rivington Shiny Croc Pouch
Mulberry Del Rey / Maison Martin Margiela Gold Rings / Dahlia Leather Backpack / Tiffany Heart Tag Pendant
Chanel 2.55 Classic Flap Bag / Cartier Love Bracelet / Mulberry Bow Continental Wallet
The Whitepepper Buckle Strap Wedges

What would you buy if you won the lottery?

*Written in collaboration with Lottoland UK

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  1. I've never won a significant amount of money on the lottery or anything like that! I do love imagining what I'd buy if I did win the lottery though!!!

    Beauty Butterfly | UK Beauty Blog

  2. Think I would happily opt for everything on your beauty list! Although if I won the lottery, what would I save for?! I might get boring haha.

    Belle x
    Mascara & Maltesers

  3. So much of you beauty list is the same as mine, haha! I've never played the lottery and I have never known anyone to win over £20, a £100 to me is amazing!

  4. These lists are amazing! I love everything on the beauty one <3

  5. i find myself planning what i would do if i won the lottery as well - i've never even got a ticket for some reason. i love all of your clothing picks xxx

  6. Great picks, I'm especially loving the shoes
    The best part is these could easily be made into multiple outfits :D


  7. I love your picks, I would want them all too....oh if only, if only the lottery eh! we can dream :) xx

  8. I also spend a lot of my time looking at expensive items I can only dream about! Love all of these, especially the leather jacket!


  9. I've had the Charlotte Tilbury contour kit on my wishlist for so long, but I can't justify spending that much on one piece of makeup at the moment! :( Maybe one day I'll win on the lottery and treat myself haha!

    Ohhhh all the bags <3

    emmerliejay x

  10. That last pair of shoes - swoon! Clumpy and cutesy, yes please.
    - Rai /

  11. That Whistles coat is making me go weak at the knees, yes pls! x

  12. Oh hello pretty wishlist...! A Mulberry bag, yes please. I hope over the next few months you allow yourself a few cheeky purchases ;) I'd love to see some of these on your blog!

  13. Id love to get the by terry baume de rose! I also really want a mulberry bag :)!

    BerrieBlogs - Beauty Blog x

  14. Sigh, I would love to win big. First up would be a house deposit and then a splurge on getting a magnificent hair cut and pamper :)

  15. I'd love to get my hands on that Topshop pink leather jacket, its amazing! I wish I had unlimited funds..
    Roshni’s Journey

  16. So glad it isn't just me who plans how I'd spend my lottery win!

    ChatterFox-Chit Chat about this and that.

  17. Lots of beautiful things on your wishlist, I hope that one day I earn enough to justify buying a Mulberry bag without feeling guilty that the money should go on something else :) fingers crossed you can treat yourself one day soon x

    Ioanna |

  18. Oh my that is a good "if money were no object" wish list! You have a lot that is on mine, especially the beauty goodies and the luscious Chanel handbag *swoon*.

    Lets hope we win the lottery ;)

    Paula at Beauty Lover xx