One recession dilemma solved

Published: 6th Jan, 2009

Time to tighten the purse strings…


Face it, you’re going to lose your job. You need to start saving money. Yet, look at you – you’re covered top to toe in designer labels, your hair cost you ninety quid, and you have gold and titanium draped all over your body. This can’t go on, something has to be done, and we might just have a few solutions up our sleeve. Here’s the first one: badges. They can turn cheap, boring t-shirts into something very special indeed, and if you really want, you can stick a shiny Fred Perry badge on a second hand top and fool even your most eagle-eyed fashion pals. Best of all, these things cost almost nothing.

Next time: How to make a lasagne from powdered eggs, an Oxo cube, and lean organic Aberdeen Angus mince.

Josh Burt
About the author:
Josh has been a writer and journalist for the best part of twenty years and has written for modern staples like FHM and Cosmopolitan and The Daily Telegraph and The Sun. He has also written a small handful of so-so books that you can still buy.

2 Responses to One recession dilemma solved

  1. Avatar Mike says:

    Steady… Do normals wear badges? I thought they were preserve of quirky indie types.

  2. Avatar Kristie says:

    wow, I want these 🙂

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