Mumsnet Swears By: July 2017

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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

New Look matte anorak, £34.99

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/67768c33">New Look matte anorak, £34.99</a></h3>

A stylish raincoat for unpredictable summer weather

“It’s really lovely and lightweight. I get loads of compliments when I wear it.” turtlewoman

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Buy it now from New Look

W7 magic make-up remover cloths, £4.19 for two

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2vZN15H">W7 magic make-up remover cloths, £4.19 for two</a></h3>

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.” copperthing

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VIISHOW T-shirt dress, from £9.99

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2uXq864">VIISHOW T-shirt dress, from £9.99</a></h3>

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.” AtiaoftheJulii

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Ultrasun Sensitive Suncream, £15.95

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/d020ee67">Ultrasun Sensitive Suncream, £15.95</a></h3>

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.” Sparkleofinsanity

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Buy now from Lookfantastic

Outlander, by Diana Gabaldon, from £3.99

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2uryvEo">Outlander, by Diana Gabaldon, from £3.99</a></h3>

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.” AKAmyself

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Swears by 21 July 2017

Method antibac all-purpose cleaner, £3.44

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2tNgLRL">Method antibac all-purpose cleaner, £3.44</a></h3>

Cleaning spray that really works.

“Method Wild Rhubarb antibac spray. It smells great and I literally use it everywhere.” TeenagersandFurbabies

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Boden Cosima top, was £40, now just £16

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/f43b4a7c">Boden Cosima top, was £40, now just £16</a></h3>

A bright and bargainous summer vest.

“This top from Boden is amazingly flattering and summery.” SunshineHQ

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Sainsbury's mid-denim boyfriend jeans, £16

<h3><a href="http://tiny.mn/2tsVaD5">Sainsbury's mid-denim boyfriend jeans, £16</a></h3>

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.” piddleypower

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Buy now from Tu

Meridian coconut peanut butter, six jars for £12

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2uheZdw">Meridian coconut peanut butter, six jars for £12</a></h3>

Crunchy peanut butter with a tropical twist.

“Meridian coconut peanut butter is amazing.” LilyRose16

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Buy now from Amazon

Glamour Empire swing jersey dress, £13.95

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2tmlTNq">Glamour Empire swing jersey dress, £13.95</a></h3>

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.” LoupGarou

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Swears by 13 July 2017

M&S Secret Slimming costumes, £25

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/5ff69606">M&S Secret Slimming costumes, £25</a></h3>

A simple and flattering swimsuit

“They're quite tight around the middle but I have felt very body confident in them this year.” CocoLoco87

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Seasalt Palmairas, £47.50

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/7b222936">Seasalt Palmairas, £47.50</a></h3>

Soft leather sandals in a timeless Moroccan design​.

“Mine are now the comfiest shoes I have ever had.” Mulberryholic

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Emma Hardie Moringa Balm, £39

<h3><a href="http://fave.co/2t6dAJu">Emma Hardie Moringa Balm, £39</a></h3>

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.” achangeisgonnacome

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Matalan Capri Trousers, £16

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/44702b5a">Matalan Capri Trousers, £16</a></h3>

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.” Itsnothingoriginal

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Aerobie Aeropress coffee maker, £26.17

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2uU7JnU">Aerobie Aeropress coffee maker, £26.17</a></h3>

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.” AlternativeTentacle

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Swears by 6 July 2017

Korean Italy exfoliating washcloth, £7.89

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2sU3Ygd">Korean Italy exfoliating washcloth, £7.89</a></h3>

A fuss-free skincare solution.

“I have used them for around a month and the difference they have made to my skin is astonishing.” KeiraKnightleyActsWithHerTeeth

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Boden jersey dress, was £50, now, £18 to £36

<h3><a href="http://tidd.ly/3cf56466">Boden jersey dress, was £50, now, £18 to £36</a></h3>

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.” busyboysmum

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Next Twill cigarette trousers, £30

<h3><a href="http://fave.co/2tUlKEK">Next Twill cigarette trousers, £30</a></h3>

Go-to work trousers for everyday style.

“I've just bought some in black and navy. They're a really flattering fit.” ASauvingnonADay

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Buy now from Next

New look bell sleeve tunic dress, £17.99

<h3><a href="http://fave.co/2uqqQ8P">New look bell sleeve tunic dress, £17.99</a></h3>

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.” ProseccoandPizza

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Commonwealth by Ann Patchett, from £2.84

<h3><a href="http://amzn.to/2tMlzus">Commonwealth by Ann Patchett, from £2.84</a></h3>

A perceptive tale of two families.

“So much great stuff in this book – it's a super holiday read.” SnapCackleFlop

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Buy now from Amazon