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The best buys to treat yourself to post-payday

It's our favourite time of the month! Shop our pick of the best buys under £30 in fashion, beauty and home

By Shannon Wilson, 02 February 2016
The best buys to treat yourself to post-payday

Are the January blues still clinging on? Fear not – February's finally here. You've worked hard all month and it's high time you treated yourself.

Our pick of the best payday treats to invest in this month will give you plenty of fashion, beauty and homeware inspiration. Let the shopping begin!

Fashion

As Spring finally approaches after the dark winter months, it's time to embrace lighter and brighter designs. February heralds the return of London Fashion Week, so make sure you're on your 'A' game this month. Take inspiration from the spring/summer '16 collections by sprucing up your workwear with pops of colour and pretty florals. 

Wrap Front Blouse, £12

Ensure that you are a ray of sunshine in the office with this chic yellow blouse.

Floral shirt, £14

This crisp white shirt comes with a smattering of florals. An easy way to transition into spring, while still being understated enough to get away with throughout February.

 

Athletic Works Trainers, £12

With health and fitness still at the forefront of our minds, we'll be investing in these Athletic Work trainers to make the transition from office to gym effortless.

Entice Balcony Bra, £8

There's nothing quite like the feeling of wearing luxury underwear. Treat yourself to some nice lingerie by taking advantage of George's 20% off lingerie when you spend £25 pounds or more on women’s clothing and footwear offer, available for a limited time only. This black lacy balcony bra will make you feel your best all day long. 

Head over to asda direct to check out the full range of lingerie on offer.

 

Beauty

Take inspiration from the big red carpet events happening this month and add a bit of colour to your look. From Valentines to Chinese New Year, nothing says on-trend style like the perfect shade of red.

L'Oreal Paris Collection Exclusive by Blake Lipstick, £5

Dress to impress with this special edition L'Oreal Paris Collection Exclusive by Blake Lively, perfect for the lighter complexion that comes with the winter months.

 

 

Home

February is the best month to begin to brighten up your home in preparation for the big spring clean – think soft bright colours and chic storage solutions.

George Home Soft Impressionist Landscape Cushion, £8

Garner some cultural capital with your friends by channeling the Royal Academy of Art's new exhibition Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse with this stunning impressionist cushion, sure to brighten up even the dullest of couches. 

George Home Lake Blue & Mandarin Storage Baskets, £10

Channel numerous trends at once with these cute matching storage baskets. With strong nautical and retro themes, they're perfect for storing all your bathroom essentials.

George Home Olive Tree, £15

Inject some life into your home with this unusual Mediterranean potted plant. 

 

 

Gadgets

Make sure you're ready for every seasonal event this month with our top techie must-haves.

Breville VTP130 Traditional Crepe Maker, £29.96

The gadget of the month, this crepe maker will come in handy for everything from pancake day to lazy Sunday mornings. Perfect for traditional pancakes, French crepes, American-style pancakes, Russian blinis and Indian poodas too, it'll soon become a family favourite. 

 

Games

With half term just around the corner, it’s time to think about fun ways to keep all the family entertained.

Disney Eye Found It!, £19.97

Join Mickey and Friends on a treasurehunt through 12 marvellously illustrated Disney realms, from Radiator Springs to Peter Pan's Never Land and Pooh's Hundred Acre Wood. With a huge board and over 1000 things to find, this new game from Disney is sure to keep the whole family entertained for hours. 

Head over to asda direct to pick up more awesome payday treats and don't forget to check in next payday for our definitive guide on the best buys for March.