Friday, 5 August 2011

Casual Fridays...

I was having a very casual day today - basically this is what I look like when I know all I'm gonna be doing is having a quick trip to the shops then sewing/knitting/blogging the rest of the day away...
Blouse - M&S
Jeans - Dorothy Perkins Tall
Shoes - Topshop
I almost never wear these for some reason, so threw them in my bag before heading to Mothers - just realised I'm all in navy, hardly surprising considering half my wardrobe is shades of blue!
Kinda fell in love with this blouse when I first saw it in store a few years ago, so snapped it up and hardly took it off for months.  Think it's having a revival period! ;)

Had a fun trip down the street today (yes, Mothers town has one street of shops...) - discovered a new second hand shop with all clothes half price, got some goodies in the charity shop AND the £1 shop is shutting down so everything was half price - got wool to make a jumper and some thermal socks.  The memories of last winter are still fresh in my mind - think I only started feeling the heat a few weeks ago!  So a basket of 600g of wool, 2 pairs of socks and some....lady products.... came to less than a fiver - loving it!  Gonna check out my local store before work tomorrow and see if they're also shutting down...could increase my wool stash even further!

:)

5 comments:

  1. Love that shirt with the frill, and any opportunity for stash enhancement can't be bad can it?!

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  2. lovely shirt, i have twi similar ones and they are so versatile.

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  3. You have such good luck with bargains! Imagine how much that wool would have cost you full price.

    Much love for the kitchen posing too. I love just sitting on the work surfaces.

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  4. The shirt is fabulous and you look great for a day of doing nothing much.

    Thank you so much for stopping by my blog and commenting - I'm always happy to find another tall blogger!

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  5. love casual dress days - mine has been pretty much everyday for a year but may now have to make more effort next week when back to work.

    Yay for the half price CS - always a great find! Have a fabulous weekend Scarlett x

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