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Sunday, November 17, 2013

50 Facts About Me


I was recently tagged by the lovely Gracie from Ugly Face of Beauty to do the '50 Facts About Me' tag so I thought I'd give it a whirl. I know as bloggers and blog readers we're nosey people and I know i'm the type of person to LOVE reading this type of post and so I thought I'd add in a few photos too to make it a little more interesting and give you an insight to a little bit more about me!

So Here it goes...
1. I've been obsessed with diet coke and have been for years and will only order diet coke in fast food restaurants!

2. I've got an obsession with Topshop. I can't help but walk into every store I go past and have a look inside!

3. I have to sleep with a lot of pillows around me to be as comfy as possible!

4. I have over 300 fashion magazines in my room on bookshelves and I love flicking back through them!

5. I love to go and visit friends who live up and down the country I went to see one of my best friends in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne which took 8 hours on the coach!

6. I left university as I didn't enjoy my course but I'm hoping to go back and study something else. (You can read about my university experience here)

7. I've been obsessed by fashion since I first picked a copy of Elle magazine 8 years ago.

8. I used to skive lessons at high school/sixth form to travel to fashion events in London. It's been really worth it though!
(With Cheska from Made in Chelsea, Henry Holland, Connor Maynard)

9. My favourite cocktail is a cosmopolitan and I'll find any excuse to go out for a cocktail (or two!)

10. My food weakness is chips. I'll eat them anytime of day and I'll even order an extra portion of chips whenever I'm in macdonalds!

11. My favourite place to eat is Nandos!

12. My favourite band is TLC and favourite song is No Scrubs (watch the video here)

13. I used to have flute lessons and really wanted to be a musician when I was older!

14. I've watched Eastenders for years and It's still my favourite soap

15. I own nearly 100 different colours of nail polish (you can never have too many right?!)

16. I still haven't passed my driving test (this will happen one day WHEN I HAVE A LUCKY DAY)

17. Every autumn/winter I'll search high and low in every shop and supermarket possible for a white terry's chocolate orange as I never seem to be able to find one!

18. I've watched every season of X Factor since it began 10 years ago!

19. I am obsessed with R&B singer Lemar and have been since he was on Fame Academy in 2002 when I was just 8 years old and I've bought every album he's ever made and he even follows me on Twitter!

20. I have no piercings or tattoos.

21. I used to live opposite a Macdonalds when I was at university and would often run across the road at 10.55pm (it closed at 11) for a mc chicken sandwich or a mcflurry!

22. I love a night out with the girls and I'm always up for going out as it's an excuse to dress up and have fun!

23. I find it really hard to sleep before midnight so I'm always up late.

24. I suffer from a life long illness and I wrote about it here.

25. I've got an obsession with eggs especially poached eggs. Eggs benedict being my favourite! (If you've not noticed from Instagram) I like to eat them all the time and can go through a box of twelve eggs in a week...



26. I don't like marmite.

27. I believe in God and have grown up going to church.

28. I love to travel and would love to visit as many countries in the world as possible.

29. My dream career is to work in Fashion PR/Social Media.

30. I'd love to own my own PR company one day for it to have offices all over the world!

31. I did 3 weeks worth of charity work in South Africa in summer 2012.



32. When I first started writing fashion-train it was called 'fashionista-geeklyxo' and I'd never read a fashion blog before.

33. When I wake up every morning the first thing I do is check Twitter and Instagram.

34. I used to own over 50 pairs of shorts!

35. I used to have over 150 pairs of shoes (don't worry I've had a massive clear out!)

36. I've spent a lot of my birthday on holiday in a caravan.

37. Whilst I was in Africa I held the 3rd most poisonous snake in the world!



38. I spent 17 hours at Dubai Airport hopping from Macdonalds and Burger King and reading foreign fashion magazines as I didn't remember to get a visa to go outside the airport (blonde moment!)

39. My favourite tv show is Friends and I could watch it on repeat all day every and not get bored of it!

40. I have no room in my room as I have too many clothes but I seem to continue to keep buying more...

41. I've had my Iphone 4 for 3 years and it's not been replaced once and I really can't wait till I can finally upgrade it and join the Iphone 5 crew!

42. I'm always the person who need to buy all the september issues of fashion magazines (as they're the biggest fashion issues each year)

43. I've got 5 pairs of converse but only seem to wear the same pair over and over again my trusty white ones!

44. I'm obsessed with the tv show Revenge and love watching each episode as it's such a gripping and exciting tv show!

45. My favourite movies are Bridget Jones & Breakfast at Tiffany's and I'm trying to get all my favourite rom coms on dvd!

46. My favourite chocolate bar is galaxy cookie crumble!

47. I love watching the olympics and screaming at the tv everytime England is on!

48. I only liked doing Art and Textiles at school and would regularly miss science lessons to go and do my textiles coursework!

49. 6 months ago I didn't own a single lipstick and now I seem to have acquired over 20 lipsticks!

50. I like Nutella A LOT and love covering pancakes with it!

I quite enjoyed doing this Tag and thankyou Gracie for tagging me!
I've decided to tag -
Lucy
Amy
Hannah
Rosie
Katy
Megan
and Kim
I hope you enjoyed this post and let me know if you share any of my interests/obsessions I'd love to know!
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11 comments

Naomi Gabriella said...

Ah, I can't resist a good eggs benedict either. Or an extra portion of chips for that matter ...

Naomi from NaomiGabriella

Alex Wilson said...

Lovely post! I ate a white chocolate orange today - they're £1 in asda at the moment :)

xox

Afeeyah Cherry said...

I love this tag hun; I actually have some of the same facts as you; you deffo have a new follower in me!!
Afeeyah xo


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Jaye Parker said...

Didn't even finish reading the rest after I saw that you're obsessed with Lemar, I love it!! My mum taped every episode of Fame Academy!

Jaye
The Life of JP

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Megan Lillie said...

Aww babe it was so lovely to learn so much about you! I think I'll have to do this, thank you for tagging me!

Megan xxx
Thumbelina Lillie | UK Beauty Blog

Virgos and Kisses said...

I love that you volunteered in south africa that is truly amazing x I have always wanted to do something like that x

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lolly said...

such an interesting post! i love reading things like this and being nosey :)

Gemma O said...

Nice post Becca, I'm exactly the same with lipsticks xo

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The Little Magpie said...

You like eggs?? I had no idea.... ;)

C.S.I Beauty Blog said...

I love reading posts like these, so many fun facts to learn about people!
i also love eggs, have them for breakfast every day :)

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