Spring Essentials

18th April 2018

The nights are getting lighter, the temperature is slowly beginning to rise and flowers are starting to bloom which can only mean one thing – we’ve finally reached spring! It’s a time for new beginnings, wardrobe renewals and last minute gym training ahead of summer, so why not head to Crossgates Shopping Centre to ensure you’re equipped with all your spring essentials.

S(b)lended Smoothies

One of our main focuses this spring is healthy eating. With Summer in the not so distant future, it’s time we swap out fizzy drinks for smoothies and climb on board the healthy train. This Salter Nutrivortex 1200W Blender from Home Bargains retails at just £29.99 and will soon become your favourite appliance. Add in a number of fresh ingredients using this handy device to make tasty juices and smoothies as a way of effortlessly consuming your 5 a day!

Spring to it

After months of using the cold weather as an excuse to not work out, it’s time we say less and do more. At Shoe Zone here at Crossgates Shopping Centre, there’s a huge variety of gym attire to get you springing into a new fitness regime. The Podium Women’s Black Lightweight Lace Up Trainer, £14.99, contains padded lining and flexible outer sole ideal for cushioning impact and its lightweight design with mesh upper allows for maximum breathability.

Become a spiralising success

One of our main focuses this spring is healthy eating. With summer in the not so distant future, it’s time we swap our sandwiches for salads and ‘prep like a boss’ in the words of fitness guru Joe Wicks. This Salter Round Spiraliser retails at just £7 from The Works and is likely to become your kitchen necessity. With just the turn of a handle, you can create a wonderful variety of noodles and ribbons to include in your meals – this makes for an ideal gift too!

Blazer Brilliance

With summer still a few months away, the temperature is still not quite warm enough to venture outside without a jacket. At New Look you can pick up this Light Grey Check Blazer for £29.99, which features double breasted buttons and a wide collar. This is an effortless way to smarten up your jeans and tee look or even pair with a skirt and black heels for something smarter!