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ujjayi Sat 06-Oct-12 14:49:37

Thought I would add a little something to the usual "WAYW" threads smile

I woke up this morning feeling the need for bohemian chic in which to enjoy this beautifully warm autumnal sunshine.

Teal silk flared midi skirt (Zara via charity shop)
Teal long sleeve tee (White Stuff) layered beneath:
Pale grey slouchy short sleeve tee with sequin heart detail (from small local boutique - no label other than "made in Italy")
ASOS Aggie Boots with ankle socks and bare legs.

MarshaBrady Thu 11-Oct-12 21:39:17

That's a good amount of time.

Enjoy grin

noddyholder Thu 11-Oct-12 21:16:21

Marsha 5 months max. When its new it is AMAZING!

mathanxiety Thu 11-Oct-12 20:15:27

Black stretchy sweatpants, pink t-shirt, flipflops. It's my day off (hahaha) and I am up to my elbows in house work, doing a thorough clean.

converseconvert Thu 11-Oct-12 18:08:49

Got killer (hormonal) headache so wanted to have pj day but gas engineer was due out for service so pulled on dark wash jeggings, grey vest top and ancient black wrap around cardi. Threw on DP's waterproof and wellies for school run.

MarshaBrady Thu 11-Oct-12 18:08:36

Good one Noddy. How long does it last?

October1st Thu 11-Oct-12 17:59:22

Purple and grey Boden cord dress
grey silk Laura Ashley oversized scarf
black boots grey tights
black velvet jacket but did not wear it long as the weather in Edinburgh was lovely until the afternoon
I love Edinburgh canvas bag
I was going to the Ikea celebrations thank you for the free breakfasts
then went to National Museum OF Scotland it was great though we had a £30 parking fine when we came out and got caught in traffic and we were late picking up ds from day centre he attends

noddyholder Thu 11-Oct-12 17:53:51

Black skinnies Zara
White gap t shirt
Black la redoute boots
Black wool zara long coat
No make up newly botoxed and don't need any! Long may it last smile

alwaysrunninginheels Thu 11-Oct-12 17:51:05

Some out door warehouse thick thick socks
Paige super skinny jeans- a new super flattering gorgeous purchase!
GAP teal cowl neck jumper
Silver thelma ash wedges
Fushia mulberry hobo

Because I need colourful clothes to feel cheery in this rotten weather....

AmberNectarine Thu 11-Oct-12 16:40:23

Black skinny trousers - Gerard Darel
White shirt - Gerard Darel
Forest green merino v neck - Uniqlo
Rose gold shrimp necklace - Alex Monroe
Rose gold mens watch - Michael Kors
Navy sparkly Bayswater - Mulberry

Because I was knackered this morning and just CBA...

TellMeLater Thu 11-Oct-12 16:10:34

Black skinny jeans - River Island
Vest H&M
Long boyfriend cardy - Primark
Feather print scarf - New look
Hunter Wellies

Why? Raining outside and I've been painting all day - so I threw something on quickly for the school run.

foofooyeah Thu 11-Oct-12 15:58:02

Liking the sound of your Docs ElectricMonk

Had about 5 mins to get ready for work so easiest thing I could bung on quickly

Old standby Boden print dress (ancient but still admired)
tan coloured knee length boots
tan coloured suede monsoon jacket

Am channeling my inner cowgirl

ElectricMonk Thu 11-Oct-12 15:27:16

Long and semi-fitted chunky black and grey striped jumper - Wallis;
Very fitted charcoal vest top underneath - Primark;
Black leather a-line skirt that hits just below mid-thigh - ebay;
Black patent 14 eyelet Docs with chunky 3" heels;
Black opaque tights;
Stainless steel watch and beautifully delicate hand-made bracelet in oxidised silver which my brother bought me.

Because I'm going to a seminar later and it's really horrible outside but will be very warm in the (antiquated) building. I like this outfit a lot - it's the first time I've worn a big jumper with a miniskirt and it's a much more flattering combination than I expected (I'm slim, but short and very hourglassy so can look dumpy in skirts if the top isn't very clingy). I just wish my Tahitian pearls weren't still away being restrung, they have lovely muted green and pink highlights so I really miss them on days when I'm mostly wearing black/grey...

Hopefully Thu 11-Oct-12 14:29:22

TS dark olive jegging things
H&M khaki cotton sweater
Long teal vest underneath
Purple Celtic Sheepskin slippers

Why? Because I am having a high end v high st jersey blog challenge, and planned outfit around that.

Hildebrand well done! Your outfit sounds fab smile

SaidFlorence Thu 11-Oct-12 14:27:08

Scrubs - because I have too smile

Frostyfoxy Thu 11-Oct-12 14:25:34

White t-shirt
White vest with black spots on underneath
black 3/4 length leggings
black trainer socks

With half a ton of sand in my socks/trainers as have been training on the beach! Must go and have a shower soon, but am knackered a little tired!

nilbyname Thu 11-Oct-12 14:22:56

indigo skinnies-primark
cashmere socks-toast
brown ankle boots-wrangler
white t-johnny b/boden
leopard print jumper-topshop
classic trench-Gap

I am trying something new with my hair today so wanted to wear clothes that work. Hair is more wavy and a-line shaped with a blunt fringe. Looks a bit more rocky than groomed. Cant decide if I am in mutton territory or not.

Doyouthinktheysaurus Thu 11-Oct-12 14:14:33

White company grey swishy dress.
Grey knitted tights
Zara jacket for outside, white company charcoal cashmere longline cardigan for inside.
Lovely grey patterned scarf
Fly Mes boots in petrol.

I've done my run and stripped off my soggy Lycra, now I'm enjoying the rest of my day off in my usual day off clothes.

Shoshe Thu 11-Oct-12 13:35:35

Tesco black leggings
Tesco long knitted grey stripy tunic
Black underwear
Black knee length boots

Soft play this morning and needed to be able to move grin

BikeRunSki Thu 11-Oct-12 13:31:50

Same as I wear every Thursday

Wideleg jeans - Wallis
Red and navy striped top - Boden
Red fair isle Smartwool socks
Blue down gilet - Alpkit

because is it Slimming World day and I get weighed every Thursday, so I alwasys wear the same clothes. It's what I happened to be wearing when I first went. Am hoping the jeans will be too big soon enough.

hildebrandisgettinghappier Thu 11-Oct-12 13:26:57

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

dexter73 Thu 11-Oct-12 12:14:22

Is that your website then Custom? Demure yet stylish, my arse!

Custom Thu 11-Oct-12 12:08:48

Hi, Today I am going to party. I have brought a new dress online. its a stylish red dress fully satin lined, with side zipper looks very lovely at night parties. I have brought this from thecustomclothing

MrsSJG Sun 07-Oct-12 00:58:21

Now, pjs because I'm in bed grin

EllenParsons Sat 06-Oct-12 23:25:45

Stripey navy, cream and burgundy t shirt from new look
Skinny jeans from Dorothy Perkins
Grey converse
Navy coat

That was to go shopping

Now wearing some new pjs from primark, white bottoms with navy design on and a dark pinkish top, plus lovely warm slipper socks with fur inside and pom poms, and an old navy hoody from h & m, reason is relaxing in front of the tv and our heating doesn't work!

yomellamoHelly Sat 06-Oct-12 21:38:25

Urghh! I feel so square reading all this. Am in dark blue jeans and pink v-necked jumper from Uniqlo. Felt quite good about it until two girls were dissing my jeans on bus on way back from town and saying how "old" they looked and how they hoped they never ended up wearing anything like them in however many years. (Slim leg bootcut fwiw. Look terrible in skinnies.)

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