It is all too easy to fall into the trap of buying clothes that are really only suited to one time of the year, i.e. Christmas and the party season. Shops are packed full of discounted sparkly jumpers and dresses that although beautiful are not much good if they end up languishing at the back of the wardrobe for most of the year, constantly vying for your attention with their festive glitter but looking so out-of-place in Spring and even Autumn.
I’m trying to keep a sensible hat on this year. Stick to buying items that I need in my wardrobe or as my friend Jess suggests in her sale pick post, replacing items that are now worn out. By choosing items that can be layered for cold weather or teamed with different accessories to suit the time of year I’ll end up wearing them more and really getting my money’s worth.
Mango – was £34.99 now £24.99
This striped jumper from Mango can be worn with a denim shirt or vest to keep warm in the winter or added to shorts in the summer for a nautical Continue reading →
I receive lots of emails from clothing sites, all trying to tempt me with their shiny wares. Including The Remedi who stock beautiful clothes, lots of silk dresses, tops and accessories but alas my purse is normally scared into a hidey place by the prices so I instead stalk their sales.
So when their recent sales email tumbled into my inbox I couldn’t resist a little peek at what they had on offer. Here are some of my favourite pieces. Continue reading →