Winter Inspiration with Missguided (+ 20% off!)

When you think of Missguided, the image of sparkly dresses and fluffy heels pops right into our minds – they’re a party-girl’s heaven and always nail it with their trend-led designs. But, little did you guys probably know, they do awesome daywear too. We’ve put together an edit of the latest pieces we’re coveting from their drop of newness. Plus, they’re going all out bargainista on you with 20% UNiDAYS discount.

Trends that we absolutely love this A/W season are tartan, burgundy, faux fur and the truckload of sequins that’s plonked itself in our wardrobes! Add in the midi length skirts and oversized coats and we’re almost embracing the cold weather. Nail the plaid trend with a chiffon overlay tartan dress paired with tights, double buckle boots and Missguided’s amazing waterfall coat. You can’t turn a corner without seeing burgundy and oxblood shades of red everywhere so embrace the chilly weather with a cosy burgundy wrap cardigan and some tassel fringe loafers. We’re lusting after their faux leather full midi skirt too!

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Our Christmas day outfit will definitely consist of some comfy leggings to hold in all of that dinner – (we’re loving printed pairs in dogtooth or tartan) paired with a Christmas jumper. This DIY one is amazing because you can decorate the tree on your own jumper. Actual genius!

We know you party girls are dying to get to the sassy stuff and we couldn’t pen a Missguided post without featuring some of our most-loved party pieces so here goes! It’s sparkle-mania over at Missguided with their plunge sparkle dress, the stunning mesh overlay sequin top AND the matte sequin cami. We know, we know, you want them all!

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The next big trend that we’re obsessed with here at UNiDAYS is animal prints. Move over leopard print – it’s all about snakes & crocodiles right now and we’re not talking about I’m a Celebrity! We mean these babe-tastic snake print shoes in a dreamy petrol-blue hue and Missguided’s textured croc clutch bag. Pair either of these with a simple outfit such as the navy long sleeved zip dress and you’re all set to go wild on that dance floor.

Some other pieces that we couldn’t resist were the eyelash lace chiffon dress – (anything with eyelash lace is a winner in our eyes) and the metallic brocade full skirt which is perfect for channelling 90s queen Bianca from 10 Things I Hate About You!

Don’t forget to head over to the site to pick up your life-saver of a 20% off code and happy shopping!

WIN $250 to Cover Your Christmas Shopping at Urban Outfitters

Is the thought of Christmas shopping filling you (and your wallet!) with dread? We know the feeling, you’ve got heaps of people to buy for and you’re straight up out of ideas. But we’re here to help! Call us your College Discount Fairy Godmother – coming at you with the list of the best presents for everyone else and a few treats thrown in for you, what more do you need? Well apart from an awesome 10% off, of course!

Psst! We’re also running the best competition to go along with our gift-guide. You could win $250 worth of Urban Outfitters vouchers to cover your entire Christmas shopping. Fancying that, we thought that we’d show you guys some of the bundles that you can grab with your $250 voucher and UNiDAYS discount!

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With $250 you can get you hands on all of this. Treat yourself or your best friend to some sporty leggings like Adidas’ floral print ones and get psyched up for the New Year fitness hype! Not feeling the gym-bunny thing just yet? Hide that turkey belly in style underneath the Ecote cocoon dress and no one will ever know that you had that second (OK, third) helping of pumpkin pie.

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Accessories like Silence + Noise’s half-moon bag and these bang on trend metallic Converse make great stocking stuffers and are sure to please the pickiest of people! Don’t know what to wear for the rest of the Christmas break? Stick to sweatpants, cosy socks and this sassy ‘Snappy Little Number’ tee for the ultimate in I-don’t-have-to-make-an-effort-it’s-Christmas chic.

Gifts for Boys
Mega-gifts like sneakers will always go down well! Treat your bro or boyfriend to some fresh Vans for Christmas. We like the LPE Geo Suiting pair with a pair of skinny jeans and a statement sweatshirt like Staple’s Quilted Pigeon crew neck. Plus, stuff their stocking with grooming goodies like this Herschel Supply Pouch and Meraki Botanicals’ rosemary neroli beard oil to keep that face-fur in tip-top condition. Grab some floral boxers to match this OBEY Worldwide beanie and Budweiser tee and they’ll have their Boxing Day outfit sorted (we’re kidding, please wear some pants!).

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That’s right! You can grab ALL of this loot for $250. Imagine how many people you could buy gifts for with this epic prize?! A hammered copper candle for Mom and a crazy Buddy The Elf tee for Dad! Spoil your sister, your girlfriend or your bestie with beauty treats like a perfumed top coat, the Tony Moly Fruit Princess lipgloss or Stila’s Lip Glaze trio. With this voucher you could treat your music mad boyfriend or brother to Sam Smith’s awesome album – In The Lonely Hour in EP format and grab him this awesome guitar pick punch at the same time!

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Know someone who’s always hungry? The Orange is The New Black cookbook could be right up their street and chuck in a Love You egg mold as a quirky side-line! Finally, for the girl who has everything, grab them a random (but looks incredibly well thought-out of course) gift like the ‘Magical Thinking’ pillow or a Grumpy Cat plush toy! For the guy that has it all, Off The Wall: Stories of Sole from Vans Originals is an awesome gift or indulge them in The 8 Drinking Games of Chanukah!

Good luck guys. Don’t forget to grab your code for your college discount and share this blog post with your nearest and dearest to give them a helping hand to what you’d love to find under the tree this year!

Why Cake Day is Definitely Our Favourite Occasion!

Cake Day, the 26th November is our kind of unofficial holiday. It has a number of meanings and reasons why it started from being the first day that users create Reddit accounts to mark the anniversary of Marie Antoinette’s death. It can also just mean your birthday but for us at UNiDAYS, we have our own Cake Day every Thursday. Needless to say, we’re pretty psyched about a Cake Wednesday!

We love cake SO much that we even have a whole Pinterest board dedicated to yummy stuff. It’s called Nom Central! Also, check out our Instagram for all of our awesome homemade cakes!

Here’s the run down of our roller coaster of emotions whenever we have cake in the vicinity…

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10 Truths About Christmas

Christmas celebrations at uni are always full of excitement and expectation! You’re going to make a huge dinner with all your flat mates, do Secret Santa and then all get ready in fancy dress and head on into town for the best night EVER! Right? Wrong. It will probably be a little different.

Then when you finally get home for Christmas, you’re picturing a supermarket style advert for the entire month that you’re home! Yeah….

1. Your dinner will not resemble a fantastic, drool-worthy Marks & Spencers-esque spread..

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It will more than likely look like this Christmas Tinner if you’re cooking at uni. Soz. enhanced-buzz-31499-1386322611-10

2. Your festive fancy dress will probably be less sassy Mean Girls…

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and more awkward family photo…

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3. If you’re a girly girl, your Christmas glitter-fest makeup will be less Kardashian Kristmas Kard…

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and a little bit more Nightmare Before Christmas. 

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4. Baking festive cookies will probably be less Nigella Lawson on a good day…

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and a little bit more of a burning the house down issue.

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5.  Your Christmas nails will probably less Pinterest-worthy expectations…

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and a little bit more messy and un-Instagram-able!

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6. If you do get round to decorating your uni-house, in your head it will definitely look like this beautiful, if slightly excessive Christmas grotto!

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This ‘pease’ offering house is probably more like it.

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7. When you hand your Secret Santa their beautifully wrapped (see below!) and well-picked under £5 gift, you’ll expect them to look like this. Elated, and super duper pleased.

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But in reality, they’ll probably look at you like this…

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8. Your New Years Eve plans are definitely for a huge party with the boys from Made in Chelsea, the drinks from Geordie Shore and the dresses from TOWIE… right?

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Let’s just break it to you now, this will be you, at someone’s house that you vaguely know, drinking something horrible.

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9. Wrapping your presents will hopefully be home-made, pretty and covered in cheeky little polka-dots…

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But it will probably end up more likely being old crumpled birthday wrapping paper with a little bit of added DIY!

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10. Actual Christmas Day in your head, is a day full of excitement, presents, laughing, family and you’ll be happier than this kid with his dinosaur. 

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In reality you’ll probably be hungover and then asleep by 3pm. You’ll wake up around 7pm, really confused and wondering what the hell’s going on. 

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Merry Christmas guys! 

Guest Bloggers’ Christmas Wish List with Urban Outfitters

Our favourite quirky brand, Urban Outfitters have been offering you guys an awesome 20% off online in the recent weeks and we know it’s been a massive hit! We thought we’d get the skinny on some of the most coveted items by chatting to two of our favourite style bloggers – Amy from Salt and Chic and Robert from Overdressed & Underprepared! We’ve got a sneak peak at their Christmas lists from Urban Outfitters and we’ve gotta say, they’re pretty awesome. Over to you guys…

Amy says: “Urban Outfitters is one of those stores that I am always drawn to when I want to make a new quirky addition to my wardrobe that is still bang on trend and it’s safe to say that they always deliver. I actually found it really difficult to narrow my current wish list down to this collection as there are just so many pieces that I want (read: need) in my life but I managed it in the end!

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The gold platforms are probably my favourite piece on the list; they would be absolutely perfect for the Christmas party. They’re so glamorous but I also love to glam up an everyday casual outfit with pieces like this so they would definitely be well used. It’s the same for sequin tee; a casual piece with a little bit of something extra to jazz it up and make it stand out. I think I better get writing my list to Santa…”

We absolutely love Amy’s girly but quirky wish list. It’s full of awesome present ideas and stocking fillers like the candy cane candle! One of our favourite pieces is the Deena and Ozzy heart clutch bag – how cute it that?

The rest of the items that Amy has used are available below:
Sparkle & Fade foil cami tee     Cooperative stripe ringer tee     Leather moon dial watch Cooperative spot culottes      Cooperative check coat      Crystal statement necklace

Robert says: “Urban Outfitters has always be one of my favourite places to shop. There are infinite possibilities for outfits within the quirky and stylish world that they have created; yet I rarely find the money to splurge on the items I desire from this wonderful place – but with thanks to UNiDAYS and their awesome discounts, I can!

Penfield Kasson Parka – Parkas are huge right now – I think you would struggle to find a brand that doesn’t sell them, or to walk down a street without seeing one. The good side is that they are incredibly warm, practical and stylish; the bad side is that almost everyone has one. However, not everyone has one in red, and I would swear by Penfield.

Carhartt Anglistic Knit – The white fleck in this knit from Carhartt adds the ideal level of character to keep it from being boring, whilst still allowing it to be as versatile as its plain counterpart.

Komono Black Leather Magnus – Black watches can be worn with almost anything, but will never be dull. I guarantee you will have many people asking you where this came from. urbanoutfitterscollage

Supremebeing Frak Splatter Shirt – White shirts are the classic wardrobe staple and this one is not only a strong individual item but it would also compliment the white fleck in the black jumper perfectly to give an inverted feel. 

Indigo & Maine Jimmy in Black – Selvedge denim is growing strength by strength and it’s definitely worth getting a pair now if you haven’t already. Indigo & Maine do great quality denim at an amazing price.

Vagabond Giorgi High Shine Monk Shoes – For years, Vagabond has been making their mark on the women’s footwear industry, and I’ve been waiting for them to do some for us. It truly does not disappoint –  the quality is high and the style is on point. Plus, the heavy cleated sole will help for a possible icy winter.

Forbes & Lewis Somerset Holdall – This was the first item I chose for my wish list and the use of black and red was the inspiration for the entire outfit. Forbes & Lewis have a rare ability to combine both classic and contemporary features to create high quality, stunning and practical pieces. Definitely worth the investment if you plan on travelling home for Christmas.

A massive thank you goes out to our guest bloggers for this piece! We love hearing from all corners of the blogosphere so if you think that you’ve got what it takes to be a UNiDAYS guest blogger get in touch via our Twitter @UNiDAYS_TheEdit and our people will talk to your people.

Cosy up with 30% off Warehouse Cashmere!

‘Tis the time to get excited! Warehouse are the latest brand to up their discount game with a babe-tastic 30% off for a very limited time with your UNiDAYS discount. It’s time to get your shopping skates on.

It’s been very much about party wear for a few weeks here on The Edit, but we’re feeling like a little downtime is needed. Warehouse have the best selection of comfy knits to keep you warm this winter, from luxe cashmere to cosy cable knits.

Cashmere is undoubtedly one of the most coveted winter fabrics and it isn’t usually associated with student budgets BUT with Christmas coming up and your UNiDAYS discount it’s the perfect time to add a little luxury to your list. (You could even treat your nearest and dearest with some cashmere this holiday season, they totally don’t need to know that it was 3o% off!)

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This time of year is the only time that it’s acceptable to chill all day in your onesie, drink tea and wrap presents, in fact, we encourage you to! If the one-piece isn’t your scene, invest in the luxe version of the classic student staple – joggers and pair with your favourite cardigan or sweater. Cashmere is the perfect fabric to wear for a cosy day in front of Netflix and now with the chance to get 30% off Warehouse’s range you’ll never be chilly again!

Think this post is all about lounge wear? Think again! There are some gorgeous pieces that you can add to your everyday winter wardrobe, such as the super-soft jumper which comes in creamy-beige and grey. This would look great paired with skinny jeans or leather-look leggings and your favourite boots. A scarf is a fail-safe addition to any winter outfit and this Warehouse beauty channels the Scandinavian minimalism trend perfectly. Last but not least, for a little treat, add some cashmere socks inside your trusty boots for cosy toes all winter long.

Psst! Don’t forget to enter our giveaway where you could win a £200 Warehouse voucher!

Shoe-Stopping Picks with Hudson, Bank & UGG Australia!

It’s been all go here at UNiDAYS HQ and we’re excited to be bringing you a brand new perk in the shape of Hudson Shoes! You can now get a wicked 10% off all of their smart brogues, stampin’ boots and slick loafers. Brands like UGG are also making sure that we aren’t freezing our tootsies off in this November weather and we’re indulging our sneaker-freak sensibilities in Bank and their awesome trainer range.

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We’ve picked six of our favourite styles to give you the run down of their collection. One of their specialities for the guys is boots, so for a heavy-duty look, the Ryesdale boots are great to pair with jeans and a checked shirt. Jazz up your usual loafer-look with a new colour way, we’re into these grey Suede Stamp loafers or you could go classic in black with the Reyes loafers.

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Loafers for the ladies are stunning in the shape of Hudson’s Auburn studded loafers.
We’re also loving the Brock heeled boots and the stylish Slade burgundy boots – both would look great with tights and dresses as well as jeans and a leather jacket. Versatility all round!

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If you thought UGG were only about the classic sheepskin-lined boots, you’d be forgiven because that is there furry-footed legacy BUT they do have some amazing leather, studded and heeled boots rocking their site. The knee-high trend is really big right now and UGG’s Linde boots are spot on. We’re also coveting the Darling Harness boots and the studded Emersen boots, which are the perfect middle ground between classic comfy UGGs and stylish ankle boots. The Classic Mini boots in black are the perfect boots for Saturday shopping with your UNiDAYS App. No blisters or cold ankles for you!

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In terms of UGGs for the guys, we’re not encouraging the ‘Mugg’ trend circa 2008 which was rocked unsuccessfully by the likes of Ben Affleck and Bruce Willis! Do not be fooled lads, UGG have got some serious boots that are great for braving the winter weather. The Seton lace-up boots are stylish yet practical and would look great with jeans and chinos. For an even smarter alternative, the Leighton desert boots are available in black and sand. Don’t forget to grab 10% off with your UNiDAYS discount!

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It’s hard to miss the sneaker trend that’s hit the style scene in recent months and we’ve got to admit that it’s one we’re obsessed with. Gone are the days where smart shoes or heels have ruled the roost, it’s now 100% OK to wear trainers with nearly every outfit. Now we can run for the bus and our feet are thanking us!

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With this trend, go bright and bold in colourful New Balance or Adidas Gazelles, rock the metallic trend in some Converse or go all white in some Vans to channel the minimal look. Runners are a huge trend within the trainers hype and these Lacoste LCST Lite 1 versions are a great colour for coordinating with a lot of wardrobe essentials. For super cosy feet this winter try Converse’s shearling high-tops. We promise you, you won’t go back to normal Converse until the winter is well and truly over. You can also save an awesome 10% off big brands like Converse and Adidas at Bank!

If your shoe wishlist isn’t quite complete yet, head over to our Winterval edit and check out some of the awesome styles and discounts over there!

UNiDAYS Presents: The ASOS 20% Off Gift Guide!

We know you’d rather spend your pennies on drinks and burgers as big as your head over Christmas instead of pressies for your nearest and dearest (as much as you love them, your stomach comes first right?). But with the epic 20% ASOS event going on right now we figured it was the perfect time to start bagging some Crimbo pressies with what’s left of your dwindling student loan before you head home for the holidays.

Talk to a guy, he’ll tell you that girls are notoriously hard to buy for. Talk to a girl, they’ll tell you exactly the same thing about lads. Don’t worry, we’re here to plant some all important ideas right into your brains so that they open something they’ll actually want this Christmas!

Psst! The event ends Tuesday at 9am so get your skates on! Don’t forget that you’ve also got the chance to win an awesome £200 voucher over on Facebook AND a £100 voucher on Twitter with our RT comp. Go, go, go!

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We’re loving this Cheap Monday tee, it’s cool enough to be a well thought-out gift but it’s simple enough to be to a lot of people’s tastes so if you’re unsure what to get someone, it’s a pretty safe bet! For someone you know a little better like a boyfriend or your brother some Nip + Man Ab Fix is a cheeky nod to let them know not to eat too many pigs in blankets over the holidays!

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If he’s into his tech then a new case for his laptop is a great idea. It shows that you know what he’s into but you don’t have to actually bother about thinking about any sort of technical or electronic mind-fluff. Grab one like this Jack Wills 13″ Macbook sleeve and you can’t go wrong.

For the traveller, a Wallpaper* City Guide is a wicked present, this one is for New York but they’re available for almost every popular city. Pop in a slick wash bag like this camouflage Penfield version for them to fit all of their mini hotel shampoos in!

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An awesome secret Santa pressie is the JalaPENo, we’re almost tempted to bag this one ourselves – imagine writing your lecture notes with this bad boy. Other cool presents along the novelty line are the Open Bar hip flask and the Tattoo colouring book, we feel the mix of the two might result in some pretty zany drawings though… up to you! An obvious one for the Manchester United supporters is the Alex Ferguson quote book, any die hard fan will be all over this and it’s a great stocking filler for a mate, your dad or brother. Grab your 20% off code and get shopping!

For Her
Girls will always love new shoes – grab her an awesome pair of for under £20! For the girl who loves to party, treat her to these heeled sandals from New Look. The gal who’s more flats than fierce heels? These silver glitter brogues will do the trick! You can never go wrong with some on trend leopard print slip-ons either, comfy and casual with a big dose of style. Winner.

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Some treats for the daily commuter? She’ll love this pony-hair leather travel wallet (it also comes in pink!) and this Hazel Nicholls ‘You’re Magic’ pouch where she can keep her daily essentials. We’re also loving this Très Amaze iPhone case – so close to pocketing it for ourselves! Metallic + sassy quote = every phone case we’ve ever wanted.

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For the beauty lover, grab her some Benefit make-up for 20% less (shhh, she’ll never know!) and you’ll look like the bestest friend/mum/boyfriend ever. We recommend the ‘Goodies a Go-Go‘ set for perfect smoky eyes. She’ll also love this Nails Inc Winter Lights nail polish for some Christmas sparkle.

And, saving the best until last, she’ll obviously want a Ryan Gosling calendar, unless she’s crazy or something! Who wouldn’t want to stare at his face every day for all 365 days of 2015!?

Hopefully we’ve given you plenty of inspo so no excuses, crack your Crimbo list now & treat yourself whilst you’re at with the exclusive ASOS 20% off event!

UNiDAYS’ Top 8 Advent Calendars for 2014!

It’s nearly time to be getting your hands on an advent calendar and only two weeks tomorrow until you need to be popping open that first door! We’ve got the pick of the best from our retailers and you should totally get a chocolate one too, we will be.

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1. One for the Rum Lovers… (or gin, tequila and whiskey lovers!)
Firebox’s alcoholic advent calendars are the best if you love a swift gin or three! They come in four varieties, so just choose your favourite tipple and celebrate the rum (oops, run) up to Christmas with a delicious cocktail countdown. Behind every door is a different gin, rum, tequila or whiskey which are each individually labelled. Make sure that you ask for some limes and a cocktail recipe book in your stocking and grab 10% off these awesome inventions from Firebox with your UNiDAYS discount.

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2. One for the Beauty Obsessed
If you’re nails obsessed the Ciaté Mini Manicure Manor (try saying that after your daily tequila) is perfect and it’s available from Lookfantastic with 10% off! This beauty includes 1 secret full-sized polish and 22 mini polishes along with some cute Christmassy fair-isle nail transfers!
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3. Three for the Stylish
Topshop’s Jewellery advent calendar is perfect if you love a little treat every day but don’t want to gorge yourself on choccy until Christmas truly comes a-knocking. Another great alternative is New Look’s Jewellery Gold advent calendar which comes in either bracelets or necklaces so you can choose your preference! Can’t get enough of just one beauty advent calendar? Then feast your eyes on the Topshop 24 Days of Nails one! They even do the helpful thing of listing all of the shades on the back of the calendar with corresponding dates. Fancy.

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4. One for the Cheeky Ones!
This Ann Summers cheeky chocolate number is perfect for your uni house and you can grab one for only £4.50 using your UNiDAYS discount! Probably not the one to take home with you for the holidays though…
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5. A bundle for the Creative Ones
If you fancy creating your very own advent calendar then Hobbycraft is the place to go. Their Wooden Advent Calendar House comes undecorated and you can paint it, stick things to it and generally glitter it all over! Try adding some felt numbers to it or use glitter glue pens (they’re on 3 for 2!) for decoration, you could even stick your name on it. This Felt Deer Advent Calendar comes with the numbers already attached and all you have to do is decorate him. It’ll be like the Blue Peter days all over again. Check out their whole range for creating your very own personalised advent calendar here!
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6. Decorations for the Cute Ones 
Paperchase are rocking the advent calendar scene at the moment. With their cute decorations, you don’t need to worry about repurchasing year after year as their baubles and pegs will last for ages! Countdown to Christmas by pegging treats onto a ribbon with the Woodland pegs and grab one off every day, the mittens and hats are so cute too! Plus grab 10% off! What could be better?

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Happy adventing, let us know on Instagram which one you’ve gone for! (We know we’re so needy!)

Wear the Party Trends with UNiDAYS Winterval

Hands up who’s excited for the reel of uni balls, Christmas parties and New Year celebrations to come! We know we are and it’s time to start totally crushing on all of the amazing trends that arrive around this time of year. Welcome to our bumper Christmas edition of party wear style.

Bold & Bright
A menswear trend that’s really come into it’s own this season is bravery! We’re not talking Die Hard or Armageddon here, we’re talking bright colours and popping prints. Finally, the time has come in men’s fashion where a printed shirt does not automatically make you think of Lawrence Llewelyn-Bowen. Although his style is super sassy, we know you guys don’t want to look like you’ve just walked out of Changing Rooms circa 2000.

With brands like ASOS & Forever 21 offering you guys affordable wardrobe updates for less than 30 quid (plus with your UNiDAYS discount on top!), there’s no reason why being brave with your style isn’t an option this party season. For example, a rose print or leopard print shirt would look awesome paired with some black jeans and simple trainers such as Vans Authentics in plain black leather – a look to turn heads without going over the top.

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Head here to check out more of our partywear edit!

Lovely Lace
Now we’re onto one for the ladies. The lace trend is so feminine and pretty but when paired with fierce partners such as velvet and stiletto heels it can be fashion forward and sexy all at the same time. Previously, wearing lace would have been all about the top half and pieces such as Missguided’s lace cami or a River Island long sleeved navy top. Rock this classic look with a leather skirt or skinny jeans for easy party style. Mix it up a bit by wearing your lace number on the bottom and mixing in trends like a midi skirt or runner shorts.

Accessories such as a Love Moschino bag or Karen Millen heels totally covered in the fabric of the moment can really take a plain monochrome outfit into trend city in no time. They’re also perfect pieces to pop on your Christmas list for a treat!

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Head here to check out more of our partywear edit! 

Power Trousers
This trend is for both the gals and the guys and it’s hitting the fashion scene hard. Keep it low key on top and rock some printed, coloured or leather trousers to really make a stylish statement. Warehouse have some amazing garms on site at the moment, we especially like the floral-print tapestry and the monochrome print pairs. Add in some colour to your winter party wardrobe with Missguided’s tapered leg trousers in a lovely berry hue.

For the guys, we’re all over these Edwin camo print trousers – the military trend has really come back hard this season and the grey colour makes them feel on trend but not too try hard. If you feel like doffing your fashion cap to the Sartorial 7, try out ASOS’ cropped check trousers paired with a crisp white shirt and some powerhouse brogues.

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Magical Metallics
Go space-age and sparkly in the best trend this winter – metallics! The key to this trend is to only wear one on trend piece at a time to stop you morphing into an actual astronaut. Skirts are a cool way to wear metallics as you can make it as wild or as muted as you like with the rest of your outfit. We’re loving the rose gold colour of this Missguided mini and the silver of this Vero Moda skirt would be so easy to take from day to night with just the switch of a top!

This trend is massively about accessories too. From shoes to bags it’s really easy to incorporate some metallics into your party look. Take a pretty dress down the Lily Allen track with some Nike Air Force 1s or dress up a jumpsuit with Warehouse’s silver cut-out court shoes. Accessorise a monochrome outfit with sparkly jewellery such as these Johnny Loves Rose earrings or a metallic clutch like this lilac French Connection one!

Blog--Party-WearForever 21 Sequin Crop Top         Missguided Gold Co-ord
Lavish Alice ASOS Dress       New Look scrunchies

We hope you liked this post and are going away with a long Christmas list for Santa! Don’t forget to check out all the awesome discounts and gift ideas over on our dedicated Winterval page.