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please help me find one of these lovely cape-style tops

(7 Posts)
superv1xen Thu 23-Jun-11 15:40:39

thats the only way i can describe them! i keep seeing other women wearing them and i really want one!

i looked everywhere today in town and no joy. well i found one in house of fraser but it was 30 quid and i don't want to spend that much on a summer top which will be out of fashion next year.

they are about hip length and have no sleeves as such but your arms come through them almost poncho/cape style but they are stitched together to create kind of sleeves. sorry, i am aware this is a crap description blush

they are often (but not always) in white lacey kind of material.

they look so lovely and summery.

superv1xen Thu 23-Jun-11 17:00:16

oh come on someone has to know surely!!! sad

dexter73 Thu 23-Jun-11 17:49:18

There was a thread about one a few days ago, but it is £38.

moonmother Thu 23-Jun-11 17:58:50

Try searching for kimono style tops - there's out there esp on ebay at the mo.

If you are a crafty type try this

scroll down the page for the adult size one grin

superv1xen Fri 24-Jun-11 09:38:30

ooh that next one is lovely smile

moonmother thank you, thats gorgeous, but sadly i am about as far removed from a "crafty type" as you can get haha grin

superv1xen Sun 26-Jun-11 17:31:28

well i got a lovely one in primark ( blush ) over the weekend, its cream and has tassels on it (the sort that are trendy at the moment) its actually really beautiful and was only 8 quid! it hangs really nicely and is a lovely material. its gonna go with loads of things.

TracyK Sun 26-Jun-11 17:34:49

H&M and New Look have loads and loads of them.

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