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I'm lost. What are you all wearing?

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Fouette Sun 09-Mar-14 07:56:14

We live in Aus. After 2 years of basically no winter I have nailed summer SAHM dressing. I'm going back to the UK with the DC for April and I have NO idea what you're all wearing.

SO, inspire me please. What are you wearing as your general day to day look at the moment?

(Alternative thread title could have been "what should I pack?")

fififolle Sun 09-Mar-14 08:11:05

Well, I'd pack a couple of pairs of skinny jeans, plain long sleeved tops and light weight cardis. Pick a couple of scarves which match several outfits. You may get away with summery skirts later in the month. I'd say ballet pumps or similar as it's likely to be too cold for open toes . I'd probably also pack a couple of light weight sweaters. I hope this helps, have a good trip.

MrsFlorrick Sun 09-Mar-14 08:56:08

Yes to skinny jeans. Tops could be anything from Breton style tops to fine knit wool jumpers (in spring colours) to t shirt with a cardi (fitted cardi again spring colours)

Colured skinny jeans have been popular over here. It depends if you're a colourful sort of person. I don't suit them but have two friends who live in coloured jeans and look fab.

I will probably be shot for suggesting this but have a look at Boden, White Stuff websites for inspiration. Or Toast and Whistles. Boden and WS are very sahm and toast and whistles are perhaps a little trendier.
Also look at White Company website. Very sahm relaxed style.

Notcontent Sun 09-Mar-14 17:24:27

Skinny jeans, long sleeved tops, light sweaters, couple of dresses, scarves. Make sure you also have a light coat - a cotton trench coat type thing is good.

Today (lovely sunny day and relatively warm)

pale wash skinnies
black silk t-shirt
This jacket
Converse
A lightweight scarf

So:
skinnies
a fabric biker
maybe a couple of skirts (maxi?) with a denim jacket?
Converse, maybe some ballet shoes
lightweight scarves
cotton jumpers or cotton sweatshirts
maybe a light cropped trench coat?
brolly!

Shimmyshimmy Sun 09-Mar-14 18:06:22

Today is sunny - I'm wearing a white shell top, straight jeans with massive turn up, gold sandals and a red cashmere cardigan - colder I'd swap the sandals for ankle boots and add a navy down coat.

Blaineisnotanappliance Sun 09-Mar-14 19:01:13

Dresses-vintage/retro style with tights. 3/4 sleeve cardigans,fitted jacket,trench or faux fur.

NinetyNinePercentTroll Sun 09-Mar-14 19:01:51

Nothing.

I've just got out of the bath

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