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After 3 years of not working and shopping in only charity stores i am finally getting my first wage packet this weekend and am blowing at least a bit of it on me before the bills come knocking, as ive not been to shopping though what should i get, i need smart clothes to wear for work, not suits, just nice trousers and lovely tops i can also wear out after work too.... i just havent a clue where to start. had a look on a few websites like new look river island where i used to go but it all seems soooo expensive and young looking just dont feel like i fit in anymore but i want to..
Im 5 foot 5, 31 yrs old, so need something still fashionable obviously just wont be getting me near any hotpants or boob tubes etc!! thanks
congratulations on getting a job! How about trying ebay for some nice brands like Boden a bit cheaper if you feel like you've grown out of the likes of new look and river island? I'm liking Monsoon these days too. Also try Phase Eight?
Recommend zara. Cheap trousers, loads of tops - look on the website first but do go and try. Not the best quality, won't promise they will all be ok in a year. But loads of brights for this season, nice smart capris that are in suitable colours for work. Nice blazers and jackets (which actually are of decent quality).
I've got a zara top on today, day off, that I also wear to work and have worn out as well.
Hiya thanks for the suggestions, just had a look on phase eight website and i love the clothes but bit out of my budget so ill be checking them out on ebay! i Love Zara,but never find anything to fit me right, think its all made for leggy model types fromspain and that definatly aint me, but ill certainly have a look!