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I look like clint Eastwood in a poncho

(15 Posts)
80sWaistcoat Fri 13-Nov-15 08:29:48

How are you supposed to wear them?

73dexter Fri 13-Nov-15 09:41:15

Tbh everyone does.

CMOTDibbler Fri 13-Nov-15 09:43:20

You either get to look like Clint Eastwood, or a mobile teepee - they really aren't flattering imo

borntobequiet Fri 13-Nov-15 09:44:28

Clint looked fine, so should you.

70isaLimitNotaTarget Fri 13-Nov-15 10:17:18

C'mon even Yasmin Le Bon would look like Clint in a poncho.
They don't flatter.
Wear it for warmth , not style wink

waitingforgodot Fri 13-Nov-15 10:20:50

I love my poncho!-need a slimline bottom half though so I wear jeggings/skinny jeans and high boots. I'm not high fashion at all though so prob best not listen to me!

MitzyLeFrouf Fri 13-Nov-15 10:26:53

Everyone looks like Clint Eastwood in a poncho. And they make fairly slim people look as wide as a double decker bus.

I wish they'd stop trying to make a return to fashion.

ChipInTheSugar Fri 13-Nov-15 10:27:54

It's like the OK Corral in our school playground some mornings confused

VocationalGoat Fri 13-Nov-15 10:31:09

Ponchos...they look great in the catalogue and then you try wearing the things in real life. I gave up on ponchos. They're too much of a fuss.

Still, you could do worse than Clint! grin
FGS now I've got the theme to The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly in my head.

80sWaistcoat Fri 13-Nov-15 10:36:46

Maybe if I ditched the cowboy boots and cigar that would help...?

RonaldMcDonald Fri 13-Nov-15 10:49:11

Everyone looks like a ww gunslinger or one of Les Dawson's roly polys
Buy a shotgun or tap shoes and you are good to go

Notgrumpyjustquiet Fri 13-Nov-15 10:53:51

If you're going to persevere with it, may I suggest more frequent shaving? And maybe a different hat? hmm

lorelei9 Fri 13-Nov-15 12:36:40

this title really made me LOL, thank you grin

MaryMarigold Fri 13-Nov-15 13:35:31

Huh, last Sunday I wore mine to church and after the service the vicar started making references to The Good The Bad and The Ugly every time I was within earshot...

MrsBalustradeLanyard Fri 13-Nov-15 13:37:25

They make everyone look like Wizbit.

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