Online forums

Before you can post or reply in these forums, please complete your profile

Complete your profile

Before you can post or reply in these forums, please join our online community.

Forum membership is open to anyone residing in Australia.

Join the online community Community rules Coping during the Coronavirus outbreak

Forums / BB Social Zone / who enjoys a bit of shopping every now n then?

Topic: who enjoys a bit of shopping every now n then?

5 posts, 0 answered
  1. gibby3794
    gibby3794 avatar
    72 posts
    21 January 2015
    i personally do not buy much for myself and really needed a new pair of shoes as my air force 1's which ive had for over a year (my friend gave them to me after having them for about 3 years) so i brought a new pair of them today ($135) a new pair of gym shoes (on special for $25) two pairs of thongs for $3.50 each and some socks and undies (cant remember how much hahah, as i said its been ages since ive brought anything for myself so decided to actually do that for once (all stuff was needed not just a want lol) but now that i actually have them im really glad i do as the shoes are both heaps more comfortable then the last pairs i had and now i dont have to put shoes on just to go to the corner shop, im thinking next fortnight i might go buy some more shorts as most of mine have gone missing and i might buy a new pair of jeans as well :) 
    1 person found this helpful
  2. romantic_thi3f
    Community Champion
    • Outstanding members who have volunteered their time to support others here on the forums
    • Life membership is awarded by beyondblue for providing outstanding peer support to the online community over a period of 3+ years.
    • A member of beyondblue's blueVoices community
    romantic_thi3f avatar
    3116 posts
    22 July 2015 in reply to gibby3794

    Hi gibby3794,

    I saw your post didn't have any replies so I thought I'd comment :) 

    Sounds like you're pretty shopped up!  What a bargain though! Done well :) 

    I love shopping too.  I tend to do mine more online but I'm a bit of a bargain hunter and fight it hard to part with my money haha :)  I generally only spend money on clothes where I have to but prefer to buy food (like go out in a restaurant or cafe) or an experience. 

    Cool post btw - nice to see something positive! Have a good one :)

  3. Denv12
    Denv12 avatar
    42 posts
    3 August 2015 in reply to gibby3794

    Love a bit of shopping. Us guys like the guy stuff. I like buying a bargain so I browse through the mens clothing shops when I need clothes. Just bought a new pair of boots whilst on special. Got them cheap. Bought a jacket off the auctions sites cheaper. I like to read so I'm always looking for books like self help books (some great books on social skills/dating skills,etc out there)and cars,etc.I shop online to get home deliveries.

     

    Thanks for posting a good topic,gibby3794. Nice to see other guys shopping around.

  4. starshine
    starshine avatar
    5 posts
    15 August 2015
    I love bargains too. :) My favourite shopping is op shopping. I like getting things that are not so fashionable. I scored a merino wool beret today for $4 and a knock-off bag for $7. I also love browsing through antique stores. I don't necessarily need to buy - it's nice looking and imagining. I can just wander. 
  5. Simona
    Simona avatar
    1043 posts
    30 September 2015 in reply to starshine
    Okay.  My latest purchases have been a few pairs of ankle boots since they were on sale and a Nike sweat top.  Also some organic beauty products (all handmade).    I do love spoiling myself with beautiful artesian bath products especially if they incorporate gourmand fragrances:  vanilla, honey, coconut and chocolate. 

Stay in touch with us

Sign up below for regular emails filled with information, advice and support for you or your loved ones.


Sign me up