How to avoid Boden, Joules, Fat Face and White Stuff

(95 Posts)
NotAnotherChinHair Wed 10-Nov-10 17:15:53

I like a lot of stuff in those shops although I am starting to dislike Boden and Joules as all the mums at the playgroud wear something from there. Today I even saw the headteacher wearing a Boden coat. I just find it a bit offputting but I do like their stuff, although not everything. So anyway, where does one go for alternatives? Specifically I am looking for a mini for myself that isn't too much of a mini (I am 40) if that makes any sense. Thank you!

PastaDiva Tue 16-Nov-10 00:32:26

Mexx
Sandwich
Jackpot
Occasionally find nice daytime stuff in Coast

dizzydeee Tue 16-Nov-10 12:26:03

link for MissB ((http://www.mintvelvet.co.uk/coats/dept/fcp-categ ory/list?resetFilters=true)) for MV coat hope that works, had probs with links before.

Does anyone find the same problem with Boden, FatFace, Whitestuff in relation to finding something original for the DH's?

123123abc Sun 11-Nov-12 06:14:46

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MotherfuckingMorrisMan Sun 11-Nov-12 06:39:24

Eh? I can't work out if it is a spammer or someone who has just taken a gram of cocaine and is so in love with polyester paisley tops she wants to tell people on a 2 year old thread all about it.

Pagwatch Sun 11-Nov-12 07:10:11

I am converted. Fuck you High street, you over priced tricksters.
I am buying BEAUTIFUL shit at a FRACTION of the price and will SHOUT randomly whenever asked where did you GET that from.

FUCKING WOW!

MotherfuckingMorrisMan Sun 11-Nov-12 07:15:22

What's wrong with Sainsburies though, weirdo poster?

You don't have them on your list. And their GOK WAN jeans are ACE and a FRACTION of the price of French Connection.

YAY! Fuck you High Street indeed. Start a REVOLUTION. <Sings l'internationale>

Pagwatch Sun 11-Nov-12 07:26:07

Fuck yeah!

Sorry. FUCK YEAH!

FancyPuffin Sun 11-Nov-12 07:28:51

I AM so excited about Tesco Direct and their on trend clothing that I'm a little damp in my knickers.

I am posting live scorpions to THE THIEVING bastards who try to make (poor) copies.

CaptainBarnaclesDaddyman Sun 11-Nov-12 07:30:41

And don't forget their charmingly retro men's tshirts! PACMAN!!!!!!

<thrusts fist in the air>

FanjoForTheMammaries Sun 11-Nov-12 07:33:40

I bet others will stare in shock and glee at your paisley shirt and crochet sweater too, tbh.

ledkr Sun 11-Nov-12 07:53:00

I particularly LIKE no ADORE their high waisted value range KNICKERS. All the comfort and gusset covering of la senza and m and s but at a FRACTION of the cost

Yes!!! TESCO. All our clothing worries are sorted from this high end high QUALITY shop.

I'm off to TESCO now to wait outside the doors to get these original pieces, that all the other fashion houses copy.

hmm

MrsSchadenfreude Sun 11-Nov-12 08:16:06

Pagwatch! grin

I have spat tea over my keyboard now.

I was going to say, get very fat and then their clothes won't fit you. But I'm not sure if TESCO! Or ASDA! will fit you either. And you will have to develop a serious love for man made fibre.

MrsSchadenfreude Sun 11-Nov-12 08:16:42

I mean MAN MADE FIBRE! Yeah!

Wow. Wow wow wow wow.

Who knew tesco clothes could cause such a reaction at 6:14am, 2 actual years after this thread began???

RudolphUcker Sun 11-Nov-12 08:29:02

I'm guessing someone never MADE IT TO BED!!!!!!!!!!

Tesco! Woo! and also Hoo!

AlwaysBizzy Sun 11-Nov-12 09:21:51

Astroturfing anyone?

volley Sun 11-Nov-12 09:41:02
maywills Fri 22-Nov-13 20:16:13

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carlywurly Fri 22-Nov-13 21:58:50

Another zombie thread confused

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