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Tuesday, 30 March 2010

to see me without makeup and with two day old bedhead? Of course you are! Actually, I don't think this photo is too hideous (you should have seen the other ones!), and I did promise a while ago that I wasn't going to shy away from posting the more boring outfits. So here you go:




Jeans & black top - Primark
Grey top - Dorothy Perkins
Necklace - Accessorize
Ancient pashmina
And odd socks of course!





So my question of the day is - how tall do Primark think that short people are?! These jeans are definitely from the short range and they're a good 5 inches too long. I've worn them scrunched down over boots today which didn't exactly look great and although I quite like the turn-up look, I'm not so sure it's the way forward. The only reason I did it for the photo was because the hems were soaking wet from walking through puddles . Hmmm, probably not worth bothering about too much as they're already too big and hopefully I'll be into a size smaller fairly soon.


And speaking of puddles, has anybody else had any interesting weather today? I was merrily typing away at my desk this afternoon and then GLOOM descended. It was so dark outside, then this happened, followed by a glorious burst of thunder and lightning! All very exciting!






11 comments:

  1. That's a good photo - you look pretty and the grey top is simple yet lovely. :)

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  2. Primark jeans are utterly ri-DONK-ulous. I have rather long legs (34in!) and have a black pair from there that require a 5 in turn up! They look stupid, I tend to only wear them with boots! Silly Primark.

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  3. As much as I love Primark, & tend to defend it to the bitter end - I do agree that trouser/jean lengths are sometimes rather.. wrong.

    The weather today has been bloody horrendous - although, is that snow in your pics?! We certainly haven't had any of that! Just rain, rain, wind, sunshine, rain, hail, rain, wind etc..

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  4. As a petite woman myself, It's crazy how hard it is to find shorter pants!

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  5. you still look pretty even you dont wear any make up ;)

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  6. Gasp-you look..........lovely!!!
    It was freaky hot here!!!But I love sudden gloom descents!!

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  7. You do look gorgeous! Haven'y a clue about Primark jeans but the the fit and the funky turn-ups...better than being ankle skimmers any day of the week!
    The weather's rank..counting the hours till I leave!
    Vix
    xxx

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  8. and that would be one of the many reasons why i don't do jeans..love your weather pics!

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  9. You look fab hun! I totally agree about the length of some Primark things- some things are ridiculously long then on the other hand some dresses are sooo short! Love the weather pics (not the weather though lol)

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  10. Loving that you are wearing odd socks... perfectly you. That necklace is very pretty. Pretty pictures, shame its depressing weather though. x

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  11. I am so in the same boat as you! All my jeans are way too long and I have to get them hemmed!! I love your simple and classic outfit ;)

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