• On a rare Saturday off my favourite person and I ventured off to Ikea on a furniture hunt.
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Did we get furniture? No. But I do now have new lamps and a very cool teapot.
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Ah the power of IKEA.
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There’s a review up of This Cruel Design on my blog (link in bio✌🏻)
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#qotd - IKEA meatballs, yay or nay?
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  • Well and truly a victim of the plane lurgy😂
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A night of netflix and tea for me.
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I’m thinking about starting the Dark Crystal tonight too.
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There’s a review up of This Mortal Coil by @emily.suvada which I adored! •
And there’s a little recommend post up for the Slytherins out there (Link in bio✌🏻)
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#qotd - what superpower would you want?
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  • I am wrapped up in a blanket and determined to finish Supermarket by Bobby Hall! I have about ten pages left😱
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But this headache is making it so difficult 😫
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There’s a new review up on my blog (link in bio✌🏻)
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#qotd - how do you deal with headaches. I need help😂
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  • All unpacked and getting back on track with little jobs, posts and also going back to Uni....
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Before Sam and I went away I fully intended to keep posting on my blog and on here.
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That really didn’t end up happening and the little digital break was so nice☺️
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Equally as nice to be back and there’s a full review of Dark Age by Pierce Brown up on my blog - be warned it’s full of spoilers 😂 (Link in bio✌🏻)
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#qotd - Beach holiday or city break?
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  • Home and nearly unpacked from an amazing ten days with this one💕
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Now I need a brew and a nap😂
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Can’t wait for the next adventure ✈️
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  • Half way through my last shift set before we go on holiday💕
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I can’t wait to be in Sicily with my favourite person eating all the pasta and pizza.
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I can’t wait to get some more sun and take lots and lots of pictures🙊
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There’s a new post up on my blog (link in bio✌🏻) - the first in a new series: The Cruise Diaries🚢
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#QOTD - last film you cried at?
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  • Soon off to get my hair done...I don’t even want to acknowledge how bad my roots are again😂
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Then meeting my favourite person for some drinks in our local💕
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In the meantime I’m still in laptop mode contemplating how long it’s going to take me to write my Dark Age review🤦🏻‍♀️
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There’s a significantly smaller review up of Seraph of the Age Volume Sixteen (Link in bio✌🏻)
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#qotd: do you review everything you read?
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  • #throwback to a lovely meal out at @common_bar with @felfiramoondesigns and @coffeeeyesandblankstares 💕
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I could eat this again today🤤
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  • Off into Manchester once again to meet one of my favourite people for some lunch🍕
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And to pick up a final few holiday bits! Not long now 💕
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There’s a review of Good Omens up on my blog (link in bio✌🏻)
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Myself and @sam_g_oldham binge watched the show too and my god it’s good!
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#qotd - what is your go to Pizza?
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  • Mild radio silence for a few days...I was so caught up in Dark Age!
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Well I’ve now finished it and I’m not entirely sure what to do with myself now...😭
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Tonight I’m off to see my favourite person and watch more Mindhunter! We’re rewatching the first season atm💕
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There’s also a raft of new posts up on my blog including a little look at some of my random holiday purchases.
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#qotd: what book gave you the biggest hangover?
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  • I’ve almost finished Dark Age and my god what a ride! Books like this remind me why I love reading.
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I can’t imagine how this series is going to be wrapped up in the next book🙈
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I plan on finishing it off today and then going baking with my favourite person💕
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There’s an unboxing of the @fairyloot July box on my blog (link in bio✌🏻)
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#qotd - favourite kind of cake?
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Books Fairy Loot Unboxings

July Fairyloot

August 12, 2019
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Another absolutely amazing box from Fairyloot. This months theme was Magic in the City and again the items just get better and better. I'd figured out what the book was going to be for this month and couldn't wait to get my hands on it!

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Wicked Fox by Kat Cho

I figured out that this months book was going to be Wicked Fox and after watching Bookswithchloe rave about it I couldn't wait. The cover is gorgeous and I'm in love with the sprayed edges.

**Taken from the book**

Eighteen-year-old Gu Miyoung has a secret. She's a gumiho - a nine-tailed fox who survives by consuming the energy of men. But she's also half-human and has a soft spot for people. So she won't kill indiscriminately. With the help of a shaman, Miyoung only takes the lives of men who have committed terrible crimes. Devouring their life force is a morbid kind of justice...or so she tells herself.

But killing men no one would ever miss in bustling modern-day Seoul also helps Miyoung keep a low profile. She and her mother protect themselves by hiding in plain sight. That is until Miyoung crosses paths with a handsome boy her age as he's being attacked by a goblin in the woods. She breaks her mother's cardinal rule - revealing herself and her nine tails - to save Jihoon from certain death. In the process, she loses her fox bead - her gumiho soul. Without it, she will die.

When Miyoung and Jihoon next meet, there's no doubt that they are drawn to each other. But their tenuous romance could be over before it even begins, as Miyoung's efforts to restore her fox bead by the next full moon ensnares them in a generations-old feud, forcing Miyoung to choose between her immortal life and Jihoon.

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I adore this mat, I'm just a little scared about actually getting tea on it! It's themed around the book of the month and was designed by Obsidiayan.

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I've just about filled up my previous Fairyloot pin banner so I'm super glad they included this one! It's themed around the Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan.

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This super cute coin purse was designed by Nutmeg and Arlo and is themed around Melissa Grey's The Girl at Midnight. I'm going to take this with me to Sicily I think!

This mug is so cute. It looks like one of those tin ones that you'd take camping. It's actually porcelain and features artwork from Cassie Clare's Shadowhunters World. It was illustrated by Taratjah. I desperately need to read this series, and soon.

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I've been sat smelling this candle for the past ten minutes. It smells like the inside of a bakery...otherwise known as the best smell ever. This candle is based on the Princess of Disi from A Curse so Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer. Its official notes are cotton, cinnamon and vanilla and was created by A Court of Candles.

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Sam and I are off to Harry Potter World in October so this couldn't have come at a better time. This beautiful Diagon Alley necklace was designed by bookmarkd.tattoos. I can't wait to wear it.

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I can't remember the last time I had a fortune cookie! This was such a cute idea to include and each fortune was a quote from a book.

The next two tarot cards feature Luna Lovegood and I'm 99% sure that it's Ron Weasley. The art on these is by loweana.art.

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As always the spoiler card and bookmark were illustrated by Taratjah and this months character art was done by kavon_kayleigh.

So that was my July Fairyloot Unboxing!

Have you tried any bookish subscription boxes before?

What did you think? And what was your favourite item from this box?

Thank you for reading,

Katie x

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