Friday, 20 April 2012

Clippy London Review and Competition

I was sent a great style your own large beach bag to review from Clippy London, it had 24 pockets that you could fill with anything your heart desired, if your feeling sentimental, romantic, humorous you can tailor design your bag to your mood!

These bags will never go out of fashion because you can update them and keep changing them with the latest styles.  If a certain colour is in you can fill in the pockets with what’s hot, then the next month if its not you can try something new!

The quality of the bag was good, it was very strong it survived being filled with heavy toys and dragged around by my youngest.  The handles seem sturdy too.  So if your filling your bag with shoes, cakes, wine for a girly weekend this is the bag for you to take shopping!  You could even hide your shopping list in one of the pockets or anything else you need to remember because if you’re like me since being a mum your brain is often filled with dust bunnies!

I just hosted a baby shower and one of these bags would have been lovely done up with baby pictures of people attending, you could then play guess who everyone is and at the end the mum to be could leave with a stylish bag (to carry her baby shower presents in).

You could use black and white photos, add ribbons and beads, shells, basically you can have a whole lot of fun making your bag unique to you!  My mum adores card making, she would be in her element filling each pocket with a mini card she has lovingly created.  The perfect bag to showcase her work!  Or you could give your previous children lots of little pieces of paper to scribble on and hey presto a perfect proud parent art gallery on the move.

Clippy London even has some fancy stickers to buy if you get stuck like the adorable kitten and slightly grumpy looking cat set.  If like me you fill your bag with all sorts you can buy a spotty-lining bag to let people really think your sophisticated and give the impression you have Gucci sunglasses, fancy perfume etc inside instead of crayons, snacks for the kids and probably an old unwrapped sweet stuck on the bottom!

Youngest helped me with the design.  He was slightly scary with the scissors so when I managed to wrestle them off him, he settled down to picking which pictures we would use and which pocket would be there new home. 

Here is youngest at work creating our masterpiece (of our favourite photo’s of him and his brother):


Here is the end result:


This bag has an RRP of £25 and I would have gladly paid that because its great value for money, as it’s a bag that will never grow boring, there is no limit to what you can do with it!  Plus if you stuck for an activity to do with the kids, empty it and get them to fill it again (keep repeating until they get tired and need a nap!). 

Clippy London have kindly offered a follower of my blog the chance to win an item of their choice (subject to availability) from their website www.clippylondon.co.ukTo enter complete the rafflecopter below, the competition will close on the 3rd of May.
a Rafflecopter giveaway

161 comments:

  1. The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink - my daughter chose this bag from the web site! I would love to win it for her!

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  2. I love it!!!!  Love bags anyway, but this is a really clever idea :) x

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  3. Lynsey Buchanan20 April 2012 at 18:11

    The Style Your Own Photo Make Up Bag  would be a great present for my neices holiday xx

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  4. Create Your Unique Photo Clip File - Pink ! Am sure Abby would love this!

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  5. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Black handles Would have so much fun with photos and art work from the kids x @pipersky1

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  6. A great idea and every bag will be unique

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  7. The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag (grey leopard). SO cool (ha ha ha, I'm so funny today!), I'm always envious of my friends' funky lunchbags, so they could envy mine instead!

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  8. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Pink handles. This looks fab for visits to the beach as usually everything just gets pushed under the pram! Would be perfect!

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  9. i love the bags, it so nice to be able to customise your own bag for all occations

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  10. love the Phone Homes - Pink Mock Python

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  11. I like the  Style your own handbag - black handle

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  12. I love the Style Your Own Photo Tote Bag with Black handles. Really useful and quirky!

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  13. There is loads of useful bags, I like the Phone Homes ones best, when I finally get a night out, it would be very handy

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  14. Rachel Blackburn21 April 2012 at 00:16

    i love the vintage pink change purse. So cute!

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  15. I love the Phone Homes - Pink Mock Python

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  16. The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  17. I adore The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard - it's so clever! I love practical, useful but still beautiful products and that describes this perfectly

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  18. Love the bags

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  19. Lauren Pilkington21 April 2012 at 08:59

     Style your own handbag - Pink trimis my fav!

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  20. the rose chiller lunch bag, grey leopard

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  21. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag with the Pink handles x

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  22. WOW they do have some lush stuff on their website I would choose the
    The Sophie Chiller Lunch Bag - BlackGoogle+ this post :) 

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  23. Rachel Mccraith21 April 2012 at 10:11

    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-handbag1/pink-trim

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  24. http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/luxe/change-purse/glitzy-gold

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  25. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag with the Pink handles

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  26. large beach bag would be useful

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  27. I'd love the

    The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  28. I would love the Change Purse - Glitzy Gold

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  29. I'd love to win one of the chiller lunch bags - the Emily one in hot pink is my favourite:)

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  30. Love the 
    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/luxe/money-bags/glitzy-gold especially as it's Kindle sized

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  31. the vintage pink change purse is my favourite x

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  32.  I'd pick a Photo Clip File - Silver

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  33. I'd like this http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/chiller-lunch-bags/the-sophie-chiller-lunch-bag/black xx

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  34. http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-photo-tote-bag/pink-handles - this one!

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  35. I would love The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  36. style your own tote bag with the pink handles
     

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  37. The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  38. The Sophie Chiller Lunch Bag - Black

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  39. The Style Your Own Large Beach Bag http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-large-beach-bag/black-handles

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  40. style your own tote bag with the pink handles

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  41. FionaLynne Edwards21 April 2012 at 22:21

    I love this http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/washbags/style-your-own-photo-make-up-bag/silver - my daughter would go crazy for this!

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  42. I'd like the Style Your Own Photo Tote Bag - Pink handles

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  43. i would love the style your own photo tote bag with pink handles. it is scrumptious

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  44. the twitter bit on the rafflecopter wont let me put my link in so here it is https://twitter.com/#!/lovelylaurahaye/status/194027081569542144

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  45. I love this make up bag! http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/washbags/style-your-own-photo-make-up-bag/clear

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  46. jennifer thorpe22 April 2012 at 15:07

    I would choose the The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard

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  47. Hilda hazel Wright22 April 2012 at 18:29

    I'd pick The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard if I won, what a great idea!
     

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  48. i would love this The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard bag as a birthday present for my mother, she now lives in lanzarote and finds it hard to keep her makeup and bottle of water cool when she leaves the house and she loves handbags, so perfect present!!!

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  49. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Black handles

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  50. this is great!!!

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  51. Victoria Boland22 April 2012 at 22:04

    I like the Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  52. The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag would be great for when we go out for lunch.

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  53. Elizabeth Smith23 April 2012 at 07:10

    The Sophie Chiller Lunch Bag - Black

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  54. Morning, another great comp, thanks, this is great, fingers x, entered

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  55. the Sophie chiller lunch bag

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  56. The Sophie Chiller Lunch Bag - Black

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  57. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Black handles

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  58. i would love to win this bag http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-handbag1/pink-handles its gorgeous ;) thanks x

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  59. I love the Rose Chiller lunch bag! So chic! 

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  60. Chiller Lunch Bag

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  61. Sophie Chiller Lunch Bag - Black

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  62. pencil case party for 5 - pink

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  63. http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-handbag1/pink-handles

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  64. I'm loving the Rose Chiller Lunch Bag in Grey Leopar, what a fabby idea, keeps your lunch fress & is mega stylish!

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  65. The style your own handbag with black handles, what a great idea these are

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  66. THESE ARE FAB 

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  67. would love the style your own photo tote bag so i can add in lots of pics of my gorge baby girl

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  68. Love this bag http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/chiller-lunch-bags/the-rose-chiller-lunch-bag/grey-leopard

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  69. The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard

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  70. The Rose - Grey Leopard

    It has to be the most stylist Chiller Lunch Bag I've seen - it would certainly bring a bit of glamour to the nursery run each morning :) Here's hoping x

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  71. I'd love the Photo Clip File in Silver.

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  72. I would like to win the hot pink chiller lunch bag shown here http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/chiller-lunch-bags/the-emily-chiller-lunch-bag/hot-pink because my current lunch box ... a red plastic 'Milky Way' lunch box does not project the smart, sophisticated image that I'm aiming for at work, but this would!

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  73. I'd love to win the make up bag party for five - silver. 

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  74. I would love the Emily Chiller Lunch Bag in Hot pink - it's fab!

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  75. silver photo clip file 

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  76. So hard to choose, I would love either the Style your own handbag - black handle or the The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  77. Love The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  78. The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink looks FAB...fingers crossed

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  79. i would love
    The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink!!!

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  80. Style your own!!

    Nicks-1983@hotmail.com

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  81. I'd like the 'style your own'

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  82.  The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard

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  83. The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard

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  84. Suzanne sendell29 April 2012 at 20:59

    Style Your Own Photo Tote Bag - Pink handles

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  85. I'd love to win the 
    A5 Felty Files - pink

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  86. I'm loving the 'Style Your Own Tote Bag' with pink handles

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  87. I love Style Your Own Photo Tote Bag

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  88. Money bags-Glitzy Gold. Loved the clippy London site!

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  89. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Pink handles

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  90. I'd go for 
    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-photo-tote-bag/pink-handles

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  91. i love the
    Style Your Own Photo Make Up Bag - Silver

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  92. Would seriously love to win anything from the site although ideally the sophie chiller lunch bag - literally how cool is that!!

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  93. woolfreykelly1 May 2012 at 01:50

    i love the  Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Pink handles x

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  94. Style your own tote bag. What a lot of clever ideas ^_^

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  95. deaddogsmoking1 May 2012 at 18:17

    Style your own

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  96. Would LOVE the Sophie Chiller Lunch Bag-that is without a doubt the sexiest little lunch bag i've ever seen!!! Talk about green eyed monster!

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  97. Heather Haigh1 May 2012 at 19:35

    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/chiller-lunch-bags/the-rose-chiller-lunch-bag/grey-leopard

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  98. Kathrynwaites1 May 2012 at 21:07

    I lovr my clippy wash bag .....I'd love a bigger bag for work to show off my pics x

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  99. Awww i really like this 
    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/luxe/money-bags/glitzy-gold

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  100. Style your own handbag - Pink trim

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  101. Michelle Leon1 May 2012 at 23:00

    I would love to style this bag for my Mummy :) 

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  102. Style Your Own Photo Make Up Bag  - This is fab fun for nights out with friends and reminds you why you are getting dressed up for fab nights out!

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  103. love to win 
    The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink so stylish

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  104. Christina Michael2 May 2012 at 06:41

    I think the lunch bags are great and useful

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  105. Joanna Coleshill2 May 2012 at 09:17

    I'd love to win one of the make up bags

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  106. Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Black handles

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  107. GREAT IDEAL TO SYLE YOUR OWN BAG WOULD DO IT FOR MY SISTER

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  108.  The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink is gorgeous & very girlie, Love it.

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  109. style your own large beach bag so unique

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  110. I love The change purse-glitzy gold!

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  111. a lovely gift to a family member
     

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  112. I like the Style Your Own Large Beach Bag - Black handles

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  113. I love the Style Your Own Large Beach Bag with Black handles. Loving your blog too :)

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  114. Primrose Mbangatha2 May 2012 at 16:45

    The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag

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  115. Hayley Fountain2 May 2012 at 17:00

    i love the  The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag x

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  116. I think the lunch bags are great 

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  117. The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink

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  118. i like the make up bags :)  


    Style Your Own Photo Make Up Bag 

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  119. My daughter (and her best friend) would love the small pink party bag set.

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  120. Louise MacGregor2 May 2012 at 18:45

    I adore the make-your-own bag (the online version)- I would fill it with pictures of Blondie and Kafka quote!

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  121. I love the Emily Chiller Lunch Bag in Hot Pink - Its gorgeous I love pink

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  122. I love the Make up bag party for Five - Pink - my girls would have a fab time:)

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  123. Nancy Bradford2 May 2012 at 20:30

    The style your own photo totebag would suit me.  Very cute and quirky.

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  124. I love the 
    Emily Chiller Lunch Bag

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  125. i love the pink party bag set :) xx

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  126. The Style Your Own Large Beach Bag with Black handles.

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  127. I would chose this bag: 
    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/chiller-lunch-bags/the-rose-chiller-lunch-bag/grey-leopard it is so very gorgeous!

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  128. Carriecakes802 May 2012 at 21:29

    I would love the pink trimmed Style your own tote bag, very nice! I have four babes I don't get to see as much as I would like to as I'm working, This would make my day a lot nicer! 

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  129. Style your own large beach bag - would look really something

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  130. I love the beach bag - would be great for my holiday

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  131. The wife says The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag

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  132. Gemma winfield2 May 2012 at 22:37

    Love the vintage pink change purse - fab xx

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  133. The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard

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  134. I like The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag - Hot pink.

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  135. Antonia Rookley2 May 2012 at 23:16

    Love the beach bag http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/handbags/style-your-own-large-beach-bag/black-handles

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  136. Margaret Norton2 May 2012 at 23:50

    I love the style your own handbag - pink trim :-)
     

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  137. Emily Chiller lunch bag in Hot Pink 

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  138. Spoilt for choice, but I really love The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard, very stylish. x

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  139. Shelley Jessup3 May 2012 at 01:57

    I would like to win this wash bag http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/washbags/style-your-own-photo-make-up-bag/pink

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  140. Liz Tumbridge3 May 2012 at 09:10

    They're all lovely. But I really like The Emily Chiller Lunch Bag in Hot Pink! Very funky :) xx

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  141. the emily chiller lunch bag in hot pink!! pink is my fave colour!! xx

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  142. I'd love this for my wee girl's upcoming sleepover party - what a great idea!

    Pencil case party for five - Pink

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  143. I really like the style your own large beach bag - perfect for holidays!

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  144. http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/chiller-lunch-bags/the-rose-chiller-lunch-bag/grey-leopard LOVE this, I think it's absolutely gorgeous! 

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  145. The Rose - Grey Leopard  gorgeous!

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  146. Sarahyates19793 May 2012 at 13:13

    I would love to win the style your own make-up bag for my daughter.  She would love this 
    http://www.clippykitlondon.co.uk/washbags/style-your-own-photo-make-up-bag/pink

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  147. Piperanddaisy3 May 2012 at 14:13

    I love their lunch bags - particularly the Emily Chiller Lunch Bag in Hot pink - very nice!

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  148. I would like to win The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard. Very striking.

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  149. Laura Carroll3 May 2012 at 19:03

    I would pick 
    The Rose Chiller Lunch Bag - Grey Leopard - it's awesome!

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  150. There are so many gorgeous and fabulous items on their site! I love the Style Your Own Magazine Tote Bag with Pink Handles! What a cool idea!

    coppelia100@btinternet.com

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  151. i love the style your own tote bag so cute :)

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  152. The style your own beach bag would be great for a day trip.

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