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Makeup, clothes, handbags and kittens

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Dunteachin, Mar 16, 2016.

  1. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

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    Haute slippers.

    Don't models have huge feet?
     
  2. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Is that the extra pongy soap that they cut bits of with cheese wire?
     
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  3. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    Pantoufles?
     
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  4. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    I am not! How very dare you!
     
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  5. inky

    inky Lead commenter

    Grumpy doesn't do handbags and I rarely do "stuff". Huge bags are soon turned into disgusting Black Holes of Calcutta in my hands, so I've learnt to do without them. For some years now I've made do with bags just big enough to carry

    wallet
    keys
    comb
    glasses
    a tissue or two
    lipstick
    kindle
    phone

    and I'm much happier and more comfortable for it!
     
  6. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    I believe they are only worn by throwbacks now.
     
  7. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    Here's inky's list.

    wallet - pocket
    keys -pocket
    comb - don't need one
    glasses - wear them
    a tissue or two - pocket
    lipstick - if it fades then it fades
    kindle - well, I'd be on holiday so I'd have a bag then
    phone - clip it on the waistband of my shorts/trousers

    I hate handbags. They make me feel like a woman. They make me feel like a geisha. They enfeeble me.
     
  8. ValentinoRossi

    ValentinoRossi Star commenter

    Pastel colours suit me best. After black, purple and grey, obvs.
     
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  9. ValentinoRossi

    ValentinoRossi Star commenter

    I like primrose.
     
  10. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    So do I on primroses but not on me.
     
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  11. ValentinoRossi

    ValentinoRossi Star commenter

    Clogs?! What kind of clogs? Please reassure me that you don't mean Crocs!
     
  12. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    I thought you were a woman (albeit a grumpydog one)?
     
  13. cosmosinfrance

    cosmosinfrance Star commenter

    Those who model shoes have small feet, no bigger than a size 4, apparently.
     
  14. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Yes, but she wants to feel like a superhero
     
  15. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Why does having a handbag make one feel like a Geisha?
     
  16. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    and tiny, childlike bodies that make their feet look huge in comparison
     
  17. HelenREMfan

    HelenREMfan Star commenter

    Have treated myself to a bright, butterfly covered handbag...... most un me!

    Just brought our old cat home.... Megan (Megsie) She was really the eldest's cat as she got her from Cats' Protection league as a young cat recently neutered after being found with a litter. A lovely tabby, nice natured and happy she alas developed intestinal trouble which vet and child couldn't sort....so my girl said she had no option but to have her out to sleep. I said ...no way and that she could come and live in the stables (the ex wouldn't have another "house cat" ) So Megsie came to me and was usually to be seen sitting on the half stable door in the back yard....liking to attract folk to come down the yard to stroke her. Forward many years to when I had to leave the marital home and I decided I would risk her coming into the next house (Emma the house cat had passed on at 19) Well.. there wasn't any problem with her and in fact she became the mother of all house cats in that she decided that having got her 4 paws into a house .... she was never ever setting a paw outside again. So Megsie became a fixture in the downstairs of the house and was as happy as could be. She would not go out through the back door though...it was as if she was saying..... "you lot would put me in a stable given half a chance ... so here I stay!"
    On coming back from our week in Spain I was a little shocked to see her looking thin. I tried for the next week to feed her up....but it wasn't working. Took her to the vets and it was decided that she was in probable kidney failure and at her age ..... at least 18, it was kindest to out her to sleep.

    So tonight she is on my cast iron (not working) stove in her little wooden case along with .....5 dogs.....

    Re models and long feet......as most of them are 5' 11" + then they are obviously going to have long feet. At that height mine are a 9 to 9 1/2.... and for all my life I have hated them but then to be that tall one would look silly and unbalanced with size 4 or 5 feet!

    Have I covered everything? Oh despite all my good intentions and at least 4 bottles of unopened perfume..... I bought yet another in Gib when on holiday..... I have more perfumes than I know what to do with...... such an extravagance !
     
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  18. lindenlea

    lindenlea Star commenter

    I have resurrected a large leather bag i bought in Marrakech years ago. it's battered but lovely.
     
  19. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    At least nowadays one can find a lot of shoes in this size.
     
  20. ValentinoRossi

    ValentinoRossi Star commenter

    But you like MY handbags, Lascarina!
     
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