Online shopping – click, pay and collect

Time has become one of the most important commodities today. Women are master multitaskers, so many are employed, have children, homes, and extended families.

Some are even enrolled in classes. They need to make effort, energy and time for self-care, exercise, cooking healthy meals, meditation and pampering, too.

So, thank goodness for online shopping. Here are the top online shops so that you can save your precious 24 hours a day.

No time for clothes-shopping?

Top of the list is Asos, which is a British site, so prices are in pounds. The site has clothes for men and women, as well as cosmetics and underwear at prices that can only be described as extremely reasonable. They also have shoes. In fact, they just started carrying Rihanna’s animal print and lace Savage x Fenty line of undies.

Asos carries a whole bunch of brands, including Calvin Klein and Nike, as well as their really good house brands. One of the hottest items they have is a pleated maxi dress from Asos Curve that is just perfect for us curvier ladies, in black and plum.

The next favourite site is Zalora. Zalora carries a lot of designer brands such as Mango and Cotton On, plus sportier brands Adidas and Fila. When it goes on sale, you can get up to an 80% discount. For true blue fans of everything Korean, Zalora’s has a lot of choices.

If you’re looking for high-end, luxury designer fashion, the German site may just be for you. One bonus the site offers is healthy recipes and workout suggestions.

No time for planning your getaway?

Planning your vacation has never been easier with It has extensive coverage, competitive pricing, and amazing service.

The site also offers vacation suggestions, just in case you still have no idea where you want to go this year. There are also flight deals, so you can get the best value for your money, and you can read reviews of other people’s travel experiences. has its own recommendations for hotels.

No time to find general odds and ends?

For literally everything else, there’s online shopping giant Lazada. Lazada has electronics, watches, accessories, essential oils, kitchen appliances, luggage, clothes and travel accessories. You name it, Lazada’s probably got it!

The best part about it is that you can spend hours looking through these items to find what you need, and many things that you want but don’t necessarily need from the comfort of your bed, while you’re wearing your comfy sleepwear. There’s no need to dress up for online shopping!

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