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To think M&S have got women wrong?

(38 Posts)
OhOfCourse Sat 02-Dec-17 22:53:51

What do you think?

YetAnotherNC2017 Sat 02-Dec-17 22:56:53

I doubt they put that picture their on purpose. It wouldn’t make any sense.

YetAnotherNC2017 Sat 02-Dec-17 22:57:05

There! Ffs.

Barbiesears Sat 02-Dec-17 22:57:21

They've got me right. I'd eat all that!

Justgivemesomepeace Sat 02-Dec-17 23:01:24

Haha thats tickled me. What bizarre pictures. Can you imagine the marketing meetings? "Well folks the pink dress and tan cullottes didn't go down to well with the ladies. Let's try a dish of spuds and roasted veg. Now for the blokes. How about we get dressed in suits and go canoeing........

PickAChew Sat 02-Dec-17 23:02:13

I think they know me exactly grin

pigeondujour Sat 02-Dec-17 23:05:20

I definitely look a lot more like the potatoes than like the model in the top picture.

EmmaHealy23 Sat 02-Dec-17 23:15:06

I have no idea what to say but it's really made me laugh!

Cardigan clad canoeing for men and some Brussels sprouts for the ladies...maybe they were hungover that day grin

calzone Sat 02-Dec-17 23:31:49


I think I would be offended if I was a man too......

just5morepeas Sat 02-Dec-17 23:39:15

What page were you on? I've just looked and I can't find those images.

HidingBehindTheWallpaper Sat 02-Dec-17 23:43:59

It’s a woman looking all windswept and interesting now.

Hotheadwheresthecoldbath Sun 03-Dec-17 00:09:56

I think she looks pissed of that the men have gone canoeing and the food is going cold.

thatwouldbeanecumenicalmatter Sun 03-Dec-17 00:27:46

Ha, I read get knitted out as 'get knotted' - something you want to tell us M&S? fgrin

LoveDeathPrizes Sun 03-Dec-17 00:48:07

Wonder if they've got a weird algorithm that selects the most popular image for each gender that visits the site?

DoJo Sun 03-Dec-17 00:55:49

For the love of God, charge your phone!

YogaPants Sun 03-Dec-17 01:15:10

Bloke in the top right has done well out of the women's knits section.

ScreamingValenta Sun 03-Dec-17 01:19:26

The bloke in the boat is lovely fsmile

XmasInTintagel Sun 03-Dec-17 01:22:41

The bloke in the boat is lovely
The woman is rather lovely too...shame she's wearing a rather awful jacket!

HidingBehindTheWallpaper Sun 03-Dec-17 10:37:07

For the love of God, charge your phone!

I get stressed by that too.

Rebeccaslicker Sun 03-Dec-17 10:50:26

Maybe the photos change? Otherwise it is bizarre.

(My phone is on 2% right now, sorry!)

HermionesRightHook Sun 03-Dec-17 10:53:18

That looks like exactly the kind of thing I'm in the market for!

Creambun2 Sun 03-Dec-17 10:54:39

Yabu to let your phone run down to 7%

QueenOfTheAndals Sun 03-Dec-17 10:55:21

The bloke in the boat is lovely

I think that's David Gandy? Not exactly the most practical gear for canoeing though, especially in this weather!

But I agree that M&S get women wrong on a daily basis - their clothes are hideous these days and have really gone downhill.

MidLifeCrisis2017 Sun 03-Dec-17 10:56:38

Their proofreading is terrible. I once emailed them (yes, ridiculous, I just couldn’t help myself) to tell them they had “bowels” listed under kitchen equipment. They didn’t seem too bothered.

Crumbs1 Sun 03-Dec-17 11:01:43

They certainly have their market and buying wrong. Very wrong.

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