‘For the 🖤 of Retail'
Updated: Jul 2
Dear Diary. The 1st entry and the perfect start to my blog, my own version of The Nancy Drew diaries …but with a retail twist & shake ;)
'As a little Girl...'
and through my teens into adulthood going shopping was the Romeo to my Juliet, the perfect pants to my jacket, the onion sauce to my gammon. If one was feeling blue or, as Audrey Hepburn says in the film Breakfast at Tiffany's, the ‘mean old reds’, a trip to the mall was the only remedy.
Like a very large spoonful of medicine, retail therapy slips down your throat, creating that warm fuzzy feeling in your tummy.
You prance out of the shop swinging your posh shopping bag feeling you can now eventually take over the world.
For this reason and this reasoning only I’m starting a blog called ‘The Real Reason for Retail’