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I need a back to work wardrobe. Smart/casual , cheap & I'm a funny shape!
I'll be in 3 days a week so don't need a full weeks worth.but it's likely to need washing every night.
I'm 5ft, size 16ish, 36F ish, breastfeeding so dresses no good. Ideally nice jeans (which are a problem see here), or trousers. I can only wear flat shoes but I have those. I don't have any much spare money so cheap as possible please!
Sorry you've not had any replies yet, I hate it when that happens! I do not consider myself to be a "style person" but will have a go! As budget seems to be your primary concern I would recommend having a look at supermarket chic! I used to get pretty much all my work stuff from Tesco (when I had a job, have not suddenly decided to snub Tesco!) You can get decent basic stuff like black trousers and cotton t shirts - look for the longer length ones, I think these are more flattering. Does that help at all? I think it helps to have a 'it's only for work' attitude if you can, otherwise you'll want lovely things that cost lots! Oh and the bag- a few weeks ago I saw some nice satchel type bags in primark, I think they were a tenner? Anyway obviously not real leather or anything but nice enough and (apparently) "on trend" at the moment!
I've just had the same thing. I went to New Look and got a pair of nice (non plasticky) black trousers in the sale, and some cropped tan trousers. I also got a nice plain grey top, gypsy style I guess, but it is really good for hiding my tummy.
I then went to primark and got a few t shirts, cardis and a nice shoulder bag, and some navy smart (but plasticky!) cheap trousers.