The lady-like look

And another dress to add to the not-quite-right pile: Primark red-on-black patterned number, a very good fit and a very nice vintage-style shape, but just a shade too short and flouncy to be dignified on a woman my age. Someone shorter may get away with with it (Sarah M?). A couple of smart – if rather conservative – skirts: lilac Monsoon bias-cut silk, patterned corduroy Seasalt A-line, plus a chintzy M&S cardie (had one of these before, but felt too much like a Tory wife: Maria, as with the glittery Zara one last week, would it look better on you?). Plus a tiny Noa Noa green and gold puffball (Louisa?). All items 30/50p each from jumbles in Balcombe, Lindfield and Ditchling. Told y’all it was a good haul this week.

Advertisements
This entry was published on October 12, 2012 at 2:46 pm. It’s filed under clothes and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

One thought on “The lady-like look

  1. The ‘Tory Wife’ reminds me of a much loved floral skirt i wore to death in the 90’s so, naturally, I want to try this cardi on and reclaim my inner teen. Oh yes!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: