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Forecast is 20 degrees and wet. What shall I pack?

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RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Wed 14-Aug-19 17:56:01

Will it be too warm for jeans?

happystory Wed 14-Aug-19 17:56:37

Where? !

managedmis Wed 14-Aug-19 17:58:03

City break? Hiking? Clubbing?

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Wed 14-Aug-19 17:59:30

City break!

SwedishEdith Wed 14-Aug-19 18:02:41

Jeans take ages to dry if get wet. Thinner cotton trousers are better.

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Wed 14-Aug-19 18:05:39

I've only got work cotton trousers. Have got some cotton culottes.

I'm more wondering about temperatures than wetness - find it really hard to work out what clothes 'go' with which temperatures, other than extremes!

SwedishEdith Wed 14-Aug-19 18:36:13

I'm in about 20 degrees here and I'm not missing jeans. But do see some wearing them so not too hot for them. But it's rarely a constant temp - depends if the sun shines.

wiltingflower Wed 14-Aug-19 18:43:19

Just spent a couple of days in Edinburgh where it was kind of warm, kind of cold and on/off raining. I wore jeans, trainers, nice short sleeve top, fleece and had a packable raincoat. Also had sunglasses. This was a good combo.

I don't think jeans at 20C would be too bad- this is what I'd still wear when it's warmish.

Culottes plus trainers would be nice.

It may help to know where you're going OP.

Echobelly Wed 14-Aug-19 18:48:00

Cotton trousers (maybe cropped), trainers and t-shirts with rain jacket and cardis or whatever coverup you prefer.

timeforakinderworld Wed 14-Aug-19 18:51:15

Cotton trousers or jeans. No cropped trousers!

happystory Wed 14-Aug-19 19:05:01

I think it's got to be pretty hot not to need jeans and at that temp they'd be good in the evening

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Wed 14-Aug-19 19:07:45

Lol - this thread shows how difficult it is!

I've opted for:
jeans to roll up
culottes
a midi skirt
shorts
a jumpsuit
a dress

Hopefully that will give me enough choice!

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