& Other Stories – Black Friday Haul

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Last week was Black Friday. Thanks to the help and guidance of wise fashion bloggers, I was able to browse through many sales from brands that I love. Nothing really caught my eye until I arrived on the & Other Stories website.

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I’ve been in love with this brand for as long as I can remember and this love grew even more, as you can guess, when I moved to Sweden. This brand really has the Stockholm vibe stuck to it. Unfortunately, I never got to buy anything when I explored the Scandinavian stores, but on this Black Friday, I finally got to get my hands on those simple, quality basics. So I’m doing a little haul to show you the items I fell in love with.

& Other Stories - Black Friday Haul

Among the discounted items in the Black Friday selection, I put my hands on three: the most comfy wool-blend tee, a cosy wintery scented candle, a lush-smelling body scrub, and some beautiful golden bar stud earrings.

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& Other Stories - Black Friday Haul
& Other Stories - Black Friday Haul

I have to say, even though this brand belongs to the H&M group, it’s definitely a premium brand. The packaging is so thoughtful and visually satisfying. It was the highlight of my Saturday morning tu unbox and discover all the pieces.

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The earrings

They are very simplistic and that’s what I like about them. I think they are the kind of earrings that you don’t notice – until you do. They kinda look like barbel piercings which adds a heavy rock’n’roll vibe to them. I love them.

The candle

The scent is inspired from the brand’s atelier in Stockholm, it has a strong, cosy, wood scent. I really enjoy it and I think it will be perfect to warm up under my plaid on these upcoming chilly winter nights.

The scrub

 It smells so delicious and it looks like a dense quality scrub. Of course, I had to take a bath and tried it out: it’s luxurious and rich, it reminds me of chestnut and brown sugar. I just LOVE it. And it left my skin so super soft!

The tee-shirt

I am always chasing neutral basics these days and I really found something there. The cut is perfect – I don’t know if I should wear it outside or just as PJs: that’s how comfortable this t-shirt is. I also love the colour. This kind of grey goes with everything and it’s a very sophisticated winter tone.

& Other Stories - Black Friday Haul

T-SHIRT: & OTHER STORIES // SKINNY HIGH-WAISTED JEANS: PRIMARK // BOOTS: ANDRE

What’s your ultimate bargain from Black Friday?


& Other Stories - Black Friday Haul

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2 Comments

  1. Flo
    November 7, 2017 / 2:47 am

    Just out of curiosity, what was the Black Friday deal on the & Other Stories website? There are quite a few things I hope to get this year, but since Black Friday is right around the corner, I figure it is best to wait.

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