Friday, July 23, 2010

Shop Till You Drop

My shopping excursion did last three hours. I was worried that I needed more time, or perhaps, needed another day to find the perfect dress. In fact, Mr. O didn't believe that I would find nor purchase one under a hundred dollars.

I scoffed at him, and reassured him that I would. If there's one thing I like about shopping; it's finding a good deal.

You see, when I go shopping I always have a budget and I always know what I'm looking for.

It didn't take long to pick out a dress. I chose a simple yet elegant cocktail dress. Initially, the dress was over a hundred but it was slashed down to sixty dollars.

However, when I bought the dress, it was a whopping thirty-five dollars!!! Don't you just love a great buy?

And how did Mr. O do with his shopping? He needed black dress pants. Should he choose wrinkle resistant or flexible waist-line?

I giggled as I watched him make difficult decisions! 

I can see why men bring their wives shopping for clothes. The men's fitting room looked like a fashion show as husbands displayed new outfits for their wives! What a sight to see!

Finally, Mr. O decided on the flexible waist-line; he opted for comfort.

When we arrived home, he confessed that shopping was tiring; and that he was worn out making all those decisions. He crashed on the bed and slept for four hours!

For him, it was a day of shop till you drop!

And just a note, his pants cost more than my dress.

7 comments:

  1. Haha, sometimes guys have a harder time making a decision than we do!!

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  2. Woop woop to bargain shopping! My husband takes longer to shop than me. It takes forever for him to try on clothes and make decisions. It's ridiculous!!!

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  3. Hehehe...that is so funny! My husband is quick with his shopping. In and out. Just like that. I like taking my time and doing it by myself! Tried taking the hubs shopping with me and I felt like I had a bodygard!
    Nice to hear you found the perfect dress!! Are you gonna let us see it?! XD
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  4. I do all of my hubs clothes shopping. He has more clothes than I do. It's just not fair!

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  6. I like the pant story on your husband. I never thought they had this option now. I would have picked also the comfort. Hopefully the pants won't require too much of your time to iron, unless he will be the one who iron them...

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