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Dh says I look frumpy others say classy and we'll put together. Help.

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lupo Fri 11-Oct-13 08:23:23

Just after an opinion. I like the way I dress, have a nice capsule wardrobe , am a reg lurker here. I am not a jeans and converse type of girl , which dh seems to prefer.

For example, last week I wore the grey Janice phase eight dress, tights, knee high brown boots and tan leather jacket. Dh said it was frumpy and I would be better in jeans. I like casual day dresses, have another phase eight Elsie dress , still on web, which I thought was flattering and with a cardigan and pointed heels. At work I wear ted baker jumpers, pencil skirts, jumper dresses etc. last year I saved up and bought the lovely navy wool Hobbs kasia pea coat and can't wait to wear it

Women at work will often say I look nice, my colour palette is navy, grey, black, deep purple sometimes. I have no intention of changing my wardrobe but just wondered if it did sound frumpy. As I said, lots of compliments from other women, just not from dh. What do you think. I am 38, size 10 to 12.


PAsSweetOrangeLurve Sat 12-Oct-13 21:08:32

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flipchart Sat 12-Oct-13 21:43:34

Wouldn't catch her in baggy jeans and a hoody ;-)

Maybe she should!!!

Fuckitthatlldo Sun 13-Oct-13 10:04:48

Ha! grin Ok. That was a bad day, for sure.

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