Mumsnet Swears By: July 2017
Interested in what everyone else has been buying this summer? Below is a selection of lovely things which Mumsnetters have “sworn by” – from flattering swimsuits to magic make-up removers and stylish waterproofs (it is the British summer, after all). If you're after up-to-the-minute recommendations, then make sure you're signed up to our weekly Swears By email – you'll never be the last to know again.
Swears by 28 July 2017
A stylish raincoat for unpredictable summer weather
“It’s really lovely and lightweight. I get loads of compliments when I wear it.” turtlewomanBuy it now from New Look
No potions or lotions needed
“What witchcraft is this?! Soft flannels that completely remove all make-up, even mascara, with just water. They're fantastic.” copperthingBuy now from Amazon
Easy to throw on for relaxing by the pool
“I bought a couple of these for holiday which are good, plain and simple and comfy.” AtiaoftheJuliiBuy now from Amazon
Sun protection suitable for all the family
“Once-a-day application; good for sensitive skin; doesn't stain clothes. Bish bash bosh – jobs a good'un.” SparkleofinsanityBuy now from Lookfantastic
A sumptous journey into the past – perfect for fans of Poldark
“Don't be put off by the time-travel element, it's a gorgeous, gorgeous series.” AKAmyselfBuy now from Amazon
Swears by 21 July 2017
Cleaning spray that really works.
“Method Wild Rhubarb antibac spray. It smells great and I literally use it everywhere.” TeenagersandFurbabiesBuy now from Amazon
A bright and bargainous summer vest.
“This top from Boden is amazingly flattering and summery.” SunshineHQBuy now from Boden
A relaxed alternative to skinny jeans.
“Just got boyfriend cut ripped jeans in Sainsbury's for £16 and I love them. I roll them up and feel so summery and comfortable.” piddleypowerBuy now from Tu
Crunchy peanut butter with a tropical twist.
“Meridian coconut peanut butter is amazing.” LilyRose16Buy now from Amazon
Great value dress in a classic style.
“I really rate Amazon for jersey dresses, all the ones I've had have been really cheap but brilliant quality and they wash really well.” LoupGarouBuy now from Amazon
Swears by 13 July 2017
A simple and flattering swimsuit
“They're quite tight around the middle but I have felt very body confident in them this year.” CocoLoco87Buy it now
Soft leather sandals in a timeless Moroccan design.
“Mine are now the comfiest shoes I have ever had.” MulberryholicBuy it now
A luxurious cleanser for squeaky clean skin.
“I was using the Emma Hardie Moringa balm and it's just finished. It Melted everything away and made my skin feel really clean.” achangeisgonnacomeBuy it now
Bright and budget-friendly work trousers.
“Tried loads of expensive pairs on to no avail until I found Matalan capri trousers which are fantastic! They wash well, cheap and a great fit.” ItsnothingoriginalBuy it now
An unconventional coffee maker – one minute for the perfect brew.
“We've had quite a few machines over the years and the Aeropress makes the best coffee of all.” AlternativeTentacleBuy it now
Swears by 6 July 2017
A fuss-free skincare solution.
“I have used them for around a month and the difference they have made to my skin is astonishing.” KeiraKnightleyActsWithHerTeethBuy now from Amazon
Perfect to pull on as soon as the sun comes out.
“I live in these dresses every summer. It's a nice length, good weight, small sleeve – so wearable and comfortable.” busyboysmumBuy now from Boden
Go-to work trousers for everyday style.
“I've just bought some in black and navy. They're a really flattering fit.” ASauvingnonADayBuy now from Next
An on-trend LBD in breathable cotton.
“I'm slightly obsessed with this dress. I have the black one, and will probably order the green one too if the weather stays warm.” ProseccoandPizzaBuy now from New Look