This source preferred by Jeffery Bray
Authors: Bray, J.P.
Publisher: Bournemouth University
Place of Publication: Poole, England
Shopping is the nation’s fourth favourite leisure activity , costing us £37billion per year – but it seems that for some it has become a compulsive obsession for having the latest look, the ultimate outfit and chicest wardrobe. Jeff Bray suggests: ‘Fashion-itis describes the behaviour whereby clothes shopping is highly hedonistic, forms a significant social and leisure activity, and becomes almost an obsession.’