do u think the uk is far too image conscious?

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dont u think britain has become too obsessed with looks and fashion and the perfect human being, at the moment ive noticed 2 programs on tv dedicated to loosing weight (there may be more) designer clothing has rocketed to an all time high with people letting themselves get in dept for the sake of fashion, do u think its time to stop?
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(Original post by ~*glitter*~)
dont u think britain has become too obsessed with looks and fashion and the perfect human being, at the moment ive noticed 2 programs on tv dedicated to loosing weight (there may be more) designer clothing has rocketed to an all time high with people letting themselves get in dept for the sake of fashion, do u think its time to stop?
Well really its upto the person thats paying the £ because if that person is happy and feels confident in the clothes they buy...what does it matter how much they spend?? Im a complete fool when it comes to shopping...i go into the likes of Burtons etc...and am constantly buying new things all the time! Cant help it....spending is an addiction remember! And what can i say i love buying new stufff, who doesn't???

But yeah it does get outa control sometimes!!!
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wots wrong with spending money to look good?
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wots wrong with spending money to look good?
yea i never see u in the same item twice!!! lol

uk is defo image consious. if u dont have the right clothes, the right size or the rihgt hair theres hell to pay, especially between the younger generations.
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wots wrong with spending money to look good?
thing is, u can spend 100s on something that could look like uve just brought it out of primark!! once u have it on who can tell the difference??
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yea i never see u in the same item twice!!! lol

uk is defo image consious. if u dont have the right clothes, the right size or the rihgt hair theres hell to pay, especially between the younger generations.
exactly, theres so much pressure to look like every1 else, its not healthy to try and "fit in"
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wots wrong with spending money to look good?
nothing at all
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you spend the money so you get decent clothes. would you tell people your clothes were out of primark and not somewhere like topshop?
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hello, i think its about how you feel, if it makes you feel good to spend alot of money on nice stuff then thats fine. but spending money on anything makes me feel better!

see amy i can put something else other than "i dont know"
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thing is, u can spend 100s on something that could look like uve just brought it out of primark!! once u have it on who can tell the difference??
u cant!!!! hahahaha! i had a bag form primark what ma sis got me, and ma mate had one dead similar from FCuk which was startint o look tatty after a while evn tho she had it less time thatn me! hehehe
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hello, i think its about how you feel, if it makes you feel good to spend alot of money on nice stuff then thats fine. but spending money on anything makes me feel better!

see amy i can put something else other than "i dont know"

lol
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if you have the money, why not? i'd rather buy more expensive stuff than tack from Primark!! i wont even walk round with a primark bag! would you?
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(Original post by dizzzzzy)
if you have the money, why not? i'd rather buy more expensive stuff than tack from Primark!! i wont even walk round with a primark bag! would you?
vcant say i do now, but i dont see a problem with it. i like bags from miss selfridge, topshop and select to be honest. but i stil dont see a problem with it
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(Original post by dizzzzzy)
if you have the money, why not? i'd rather buy more expensive stuff than tack from Primark!! i wont even walk round with a primark bag! would you?
YOU wont even set foot in primark!!! i walk round with a primark bag sometimes, well in the summer i did....having said that after school im going shopping to buy my lovely fiorelli bag that i have seen!
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hello, i think its about how you feel, if it makes you feel good to spend alot of money on nice stuff then thats fine. but spending money on anything makes me feel better!

see amy i can put something else other than "i dont know"
OH MY GOD!!!!!! SHE SPOKE!!!
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YOU wont even set foot in primark!!! i walk round with a primark bag sometimes, well in the summer i did....having said that after school im going shopping to buy my lovely fiorelli bag that i have seen!
is that the 1 uve been on about for the past 2 weeks??!!
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so what...... i dont want people thinking i shop there.
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is that the 1 uve been on about for the past 2 weeks??!!
YAAAY! it is and i cant wait! i thought i wasnt getting paid today cos i didnt do ne work in the week out drama exam was but they have given £104 holiday pay!

i dont know why u sound so surprised i said something, u know i have got a big gob!
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(Original post by dizzzzzy)
so what...... i dont want people thinking i shop there.
does it matter what other people think???
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(Original post by dizzzzzy)
so what...... i dont want people thinking i shop there.
you do though ive seen you





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