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My sales checklist – time to kerch-ing!

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Sale Shopping Tips
I love August. I’m 2 weeks into summer (so only 4 till I boot the kids back to school), the weather is at its balmiest, and the sales are on. And not just bargains that are tinkering around the edges, but properly ON – big juicy 50-60%s on offer, red splattered across store windows like shopping catnip.

Zara glass

Zara gold transfer tumbler

I’m finding it a bit tricky to get to the shops with the kids in tow, so I’ve been surfing (wheeeeeee!). On the hit list are some House of Fraser beach towels (50% off), Zara tumblers (down from £4.99 to 99p each) and vintage-style blue jug (from £15.99 to £5.99), this icecream jumper from Peter Hahn (down from £119 to £95), and  a lovely children’s hippy dress from Monsoon (50% off, from £24 to £12).

Local shops with good online sales on include the fabulous childrens boutique Dandy Kid in Wendover, lifestyle goodies in Vanilla in Oxford, and outdoor furniture at Cargo.

Kids are all on cricket and tennis course today, so it’s going to be a fun morning at my computer! I hope my credit card has some steel reinforcement.

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