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The Spring Short List

April 2022

Winter has finally ended; Lent is over, and Spring has arrived! Now you’ve taken off your Easter bonnet and finished all the chocolate, it’s probably a good time to #springclean your wardrobe and your home. However, if you’re not quite ready to emerge from hibernation yet, and Hinch your house, why not head out to the shops instead?! Here @theforgeshoppingcentre we’ve got everything from great holiday reads and fantastic fashion pieces to all the latest beauty products. Indulge in some retail therapy this week – especially if you’ve been rushed off your feet over the holiday weekend. (Shopping is never a bad idea!)

PEACOCKS Mens Blue Tipped Short Sleeve Oxford Shirt @ £15.00

Update your collection of smarter tops with this denim blue shirt with black and white stripe details on the collar, sleeves, and pocket. In a woven cotton fabric with short sleeves and a button up front, it can be dressed up or down with ease. (Product code: 4201028-C03/Cotton 100%/Machine Washable)

SUPERDRUG Hawaiian Tropic Satin Protection SPF15 100ml @ £3.15

Sun protection that leaves skin ultra-radiant – and it smells incredible! It leaves skin soft and silky smooth, and it’s very water resistant. Dermatologist tested & Skin Cancer Foundation International – Recommended. (Apply product 20 minutes before sun exposure. 3 tablespoons per full body application. Reapply frequently to maintain protection.)

BON MARCHE Pretty Blooms Woven Harem Trouser @ £15.00

Stay on trend with these harem trousers. The pretty design and simple cut have a loose and casual shape, giving you a flattering fit. These harem trousers pair beautifully with a simple t-shirt and sandals for an easy to wear outfit. (Length: 63cm. Material: 100% Viscose. Product Care: Machine Washable. Product Code: 9001907)

THE WORKS ‘The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo’ – Paperback by Taylor Jenkins Reid @ £5.00 (RRP £8.99)

Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. Why her? Why now? Summoned to Evelyn’s luxurious apartment, Monique listens in fascination as the actress tells her story. From making her way to Los Angeles in the 1950s to her decision to leave show business in the ’80s, and, of course, the seven husbands along the way, Evelyn unspools a tale of ruthless ambition, unexpected friendship, and a great forbidden love.

KIRKWOOD OF SCOTLAND Saloos Short-Sleeved Cotton Top @ £30.00

This short-sleeved, relaxed fit, white cotton top is the perfect transitional piece, taking you from spring into summer. It features a flattering oversized cut and turn-up detailing on its short sleeves. A classic addition to any wardrobe.

HOLLAND & BARRETT Sea Magik Pink Salt Shampoo 200g @ £11.99

Spa treatment pink salt shampoo is exfoliating and volumising for maximum body and shine. Sea Magik Pink Salt Shampoo is a treat for you and your hair. 100% natural fragrance blends lime, rosemary and cypress essential oils for an exfoliating and relaxing treatment for your scalp and hair. The three organic seaweed extracts and pink Himalayan salt granules will leave your hair full of bounce and shine. Use Sea Magik Pink Salt Shampoo weekly to cleanse your hair, removing residue from pollution and product build up.

RIVER ISLAND Bardot Bikini @ £45.00

The high-waisted bikini bottoms are £20.00, the striking gold top is £25.00. This luxe bikini is sure to turn heads for all the right reasons! It’s an ideal swimwear piece for a fancy beach club – and ​its cut is super-flattering.

THE FRAGRANCE SHOP Gucci Bloom Eau De Toilette 50ml Spray @ £66.00

Bloom into your true self with the new Gucci Bloom Eau de Toilette. Inspiring a journey of self-discovery built on the empowering notion of connecting through difference, the floral fragrance for women stays true to the original Bloom signature. The newest addition to the Bloom bouquet is a lighter, more luminous interpretation of the Bloom signature that gently encourages women to Bloom into the truest version of themselves. Just like the scent unfurls as its name suggests, Gucci Bloom women flourish in a natural, ​expressive, and individual way, without conventional limitations. (Stock Code: 57843)