Thursday, January 1, 2009

Deals deals and more deals

I feel like we have had a whirlwind couple of days so I will try and catch you up.
My husband and I have been thinking for a while now about selling some stuff on eBay that we no longer use. I woke up the other day and my hubby had informed me that he had listed his Nintendo DS and was hoping to get $180 for it. He put it as a buy it now for $180 and it was sold in an hour. He also discovered that the IPhone that weren't 3G are selling for $200 to $300 because they are a lot easier to unlock so they can be used on any network. Well we figured new ones are only $200 so we will most likely break even or make some money, why not upgrade.
We are now the proud owners of 2 new IPhone. I figured I would go for a fun pink case this time.
That evening we went to go celebrate New Years with a group of friends. Very low key but still lots of fun!

The boys of course pulled out the computer to watch funny things on YouTube. I love this picture but unfortunately it was the only one taken all evening.
Today I decided to see what deals I could find. Have I ever shared with you that I love finding amazing deals? I rarely buy clothing that isn't on sale unless it is something really special. Purses are my exception. I found 4 button up shirts today for hubby for $12 each at J Crew.
I found a knee length shirt that was a soft wool in winter white, perfect with brown boots. Unfortunately it looked terrible when I tried it on, it was very thin and too see through. I was shocked that I left my favorite store with 4 items for him and none for me.
I also had it in the back of my mind that I would look for some Hanky Pankys on sale because I don't know what Hubby would do if I came home with $18 underwear. I have wanted to try these for a while but when I saw all the comments that were left on Mojito Maven's post I knew I had to get some. I was able to get 4 pairs of really cute ones for $28 total rather than $75 that they would have been. How crazy is it that they are one size fits all, they fit size 2 to 14.


jlc said...

Super cute stuff! I'm a huge fan of good deals.

Happy new year gorgeous!!

The Branches said...

wow! That's a good deal on those shirts. What is the big deal with the undies? I'm glad you had a happy new year :)

Puttin' On The GRITS said...

Where did you get such a great deal on the hanky pankies? They're all I wear and I need to restock!

The Mrs said...

I got them at Off 5th Saks fith Avenue! Everything was and additional 20% off. Sign up for their email, they send some amazing coupons out.

Belle (from Life of a...) said...

Check in with my blog on Tuesday...I'm leaving something for you.

The Pink Chick said...

I love a great deal! I can't believe the excellent deal you got on the hanky pankies. I think I need to go shopping! :)

Sweet Simplicity said...

I love hearing about great deals! I have got to buy some hanky panky undies!

Good Gals Inc said...

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Becoming Me said...

Very make my heart skip several beats