Sunday, December 23, 2007

White is In!

I am so into white this year! From the white sofa and the white guest-room I have been dreaming of to the exquisite white jewellery box I saw at the Curve, all the goodies I anticipate buying seem to be in the color white. When I saw this lovely jewellery box on display at a store in The Curve, I fell in love with it immediately. It was a tad pricey so I was reluctant to purchase it without sleeping on it first. A few days later B surprised me with it as my monthly anniversary gift! How great is that? Now I have a new jewellery box, which I totally love! It will replace my old tiny childish-looking one very nicely, thanks sweetie!

My problem now is finding the right place to put this lovely jewellery box. My dressing table is already packed, with my perfume collection taking up a huge part of the table. The lamp is taking up space too. I have been meaning to replace it with a new one. I read somewhere that dressing table needs to be horizontally lit from both sides to avoid seeing shadows across your face and mine doesn't seem to be doing that.

I found several great options at Farrey’s, which offers you an extensive range of lamps including table lamps, floor lamps, reading lamps and piano lamps in every imaginable style. All lamps are offered at the lowest prices and the easy-to-use site made it extremely convenient for me to shop by lamp brand, application or style. I love this Contemporary Indoor Table Lamp, which comes in two beautiful shades. The white one will look great on my dressing table!

Aside from the usual errands, attending a wedding, a thanksgiving dinner at my parents’ and some lamp shopping, that was my weekend. How was yours?


Hazel December 23, 2007 10:12 AM

about the jewellery box, which shop u bought at the curve so nice hah plan to buy one also..

Mariuca December 23, 2007 5:03 PM

Hello Hazel! Nice right this jewellery box? It also comes in black and maroon! ;)

I can't remember the name of the shop, but it's right next to the middle escalator on the 1st floor. The shop sells bags, wallets etc... You can't miss it, I think it's the only one of its kind there. Have fun shopping!

LadyJava December 23, 2007 5:33 PM

Wah GP.. Monthly anniversary gift?? Wah, sometimes kita org anniversary gift pun tak der..lolzzz..but it's lovely dear.. how much was it eh?? i pun berkenan.. especially if it comes in maroon! hehehe

MakeTraffic December 23, 2007 11:35 PM

Hi Marzie, I am back from KL! Looks like you have a busy weekend!

Merry Christmas to you! May 2008 be a great year for you. Cheers!

Raghav December 24, 2007 2:22 AM

Happy to hear tht u got a big & more spacious jewellery box tht too of u'r most favourite colour.
happy to see this dear......
u'r dressing table looks too very compact & small....
u need some compartments to keep u'r things......& also abt the lighting.... it is better tht the lighting is at the top & a small cfl or tube will be the best solution as the colour will be floracent & u will have better idea as to wht exactly u r face will look in regular light....
tht shaded lamp is not tht bright & may not be tht good idea to use when u'r putting on make up....
also the table lamp below r wonderful......the white one will look really good .....if u r putting a cfl tube along with tht.....
congrats for u'r new jewellery box...
it looks really superb.....
i wish to get one such big...... once i get my gal!.....

Regards & Luv,

Speedcat Hollydale December 24, 2007 11:00 AM

I'm a bit off topic.... Merry Christmas Mariuca!!!!!! :-)


Anonymous,  December 24, 2007 12:48 PM this time, I want to wish you a very Merry X'mas and a Very Happy New Year. Have lots of fun and plenty of great parfum in 2008!!


Mariuca December 24, 2007 1:09 PM

LJ!! Oh u must get urself one or ask hubbs to get for u he he he!!! And it also comes with a free gift, a travel size jewellery box, same shade! Price RM380+ but they were having a sale then, so cheaper a bit! :):):)

Mariuca December 24, 2007 1:09 PM

Hello MT!! Yay you're back, thanks so much for dropping by! Merry Christmas to u too and I'll be visiting u tonight! Have a great time! :):):)

Mariuca December 24, 2007 1:11 PM

Raghav!! Yeah, must get a jewellery box like this for ur gal, I bet she'll love it..once u find that gal of coz lolz.... Thanks for the lighting tips, I'll def keep them in mind! :):):)

Mariuca December 24, 2007 1:12 PM

Eric! Merry Christmas to u too, are u gonna dress as Santa this year? :):):)

Mariuca December 24, 2007 1:13 PM

Hey anonymous, am definitely going to expand my parfum collection in 2008! :):):) Happy holidays to u too!

Anonymous,  December 24, 2007 1:37 PM

Merry Christmas! Mostly i prefer to shop my home decors for this beautiful day from BrylaneHome store at CouponAlbum..

Hazel December 24, 2007 3:17 PM

a tag for u..hope u like it!

Mariuca December 24, 2007 10:26 PM

Hi Nevaeh, welcome to Mariuca's blog! Thanks for the tip and Merry Christmas to u too! :):):)

Mariuca December 24, 2007 10:29 PM

Hey Hazel! I'll come by and check it out, thanks! ;)

LadyJava December 25, 2007 12:21 AM

Wah.. still ex lahh.... need to sleep on it like you also lahh...hehehe

Anonymous,  December 25, 2007 3:33 AM

I wish you a Merry Christmas,
And a very happy new year!

NafaSg December 25, 2007 3:41 PM

Wah our lady here is going white huh? A great image for the coming 2008 indeed!

The range of lamps sure looks attractive, and they are really expensive. We also must sleep on it first! Haha. =)

DubLiMan December 26, 2007 2:26 AM

Merry Christmas! Come one by and collect your gifts.

Mariuca December 26, 2007 12:19 PM

LJ! Actually it is quite expense huh...that's why I was reluctant to buy it immediately, but it's really cool! So worth it la in a way, after the discount of course! ;)

Mariuca December 26, 2007 12:19 PM

Hola Lolli, welcome to Mariuca's blog! Merry Christmas to u too, have a good one! :):):)

Mariuca December 26, 2007 12:21 PM

Hello NAFA!! Am so into white nowadays he he he... feel like getting a white persian kitty also! ;) Oh yeah, the lamps are kinda costly, but they do look great! :):):)

Mariuca December 26, 2007 12:22 PM

Hey Mel! Merry Christmas to u too. A Christmas pressie huh? Can't wait to see it, thanks for thinking of me! :):):)

NafaSg December 26, 2007 1:00 PM

Oh wow a white Persian kitty??? Can't wait for that!! Your kitties will be really happy to have a new white friend. And perhaps a little envious too! LOL! And Nafadog would be so excited to have a new kitty friend, that's for sure. =)

Wonder what u would name the kitty when u finally get one. Hehe! =)=)

kimfei December 26, 2007 3:57 PM sweet..u also celebrates monthly anivesary oo...nice nice..coz I always thought that my gf is the only one that urge to celebrate it monthly..haha

Mariuca December 26, 2007 9:44 PM

He he, so cute! A white kitty cat would be superb right?! But how to jaga 4 cats, now also cannot tahan vacuuming the fur, we'll see... If I find a real adorable fluffy white cat that I can't resist, Nafa Dog might just get a new buddy! ;)

Mariuca December 26, 2007 9:45 PM

Kim Fei! Of coz must celebrate monthly anniversary, later when u and gf get hitched, must continue celebrating ok? :):):)

MakeTraffic December 26, 2007 10:39 PM

Hi marzie, Happy New year 2008. May all your dreams come true this year! Cheers!

MakeTraffic December 26, 2007 11:45 PM

Wow! Thank you for Santa Princess dropping by my blog!
Thanks marzie. This Christmas was a time of gathering with friends and relatives. My son enjoyed it very much! Hope it was a special one for you too! Happy 2008 to you and your family! Cheers!

Anonymous,  December 27, 2007 9:34 AM

Girls love jewellery box

Mariuca December 27, 2007 10:55 AM

Hola MT! Happy to hear that you and ur son especially enjoyed Christmas this year. Would love to see some Christmas celebration pics on ur blog. :):):)

Mariuca December 27, 2007 10:56 AM

Hey Cheerful day! Oh yeah, we do love'm so! :):):)

Sweetpea December 27, 2007 1:37 PM

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! :)

Mizohican December 27, 2007 2:59 PM

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you dear Marzie. I hope you are having a great time over there and also hope that you do get the other furnitures you wish for as Xmas gifts :)

Xmas hugs to you and B all the way from Mizoram. :)

Mariuca December 27, 2007 3:19 PM

Thanks so much Sweetpea! Hope u had a great Christmas as well. Made ur new year's resolution yet? ;)

Mariuca December 27, 2007 3:21 PM

Helllloooo Sandman!! So nice to see u here today!

B and I are looking forward to the New Year now that Christmas is over. Thanks so much for your well wishes here and here's to a brand new year! :):):)

Mizohican December 27, 2007 3:33 PM

Yeah I hope the two of you have a wonderful blast this New Year. By the way, my team (our team) Arsenal just got bumped down to second place for the first time this season. The match was played this early morn. They are now one point behind ManUtd :-( Dampens my Xmas spirit a bit...

Mariuca December 27, 2007 5:03 PM

Oh yeah! B just gave me a recap of the entire thing this afternoon! It's okay, don't let it dampen ur Christmas spirit, there's still hope for them to win the next one! And the next and the next lolz....

emilayusof September 28, 2008 2:11 PM

nice la the lamp, i oso like the white one.

LadyJava September 30, 2008 11:22 PM

Perhaps I should do a post to show my jewerly box..mine pun cantik tau..hehe

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