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Tuesday, 19 March 2013

buttons and clowns..

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heels: primark
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skirt: charity shop (no tag)
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jumper : h&m
I vaguely remember being drawn to the print of this skirt and the fact it had buttons all the way down the front, whilst browsing in a charity shop. About two years ago.

Although maxi length isn't usually my thing, I think I had plans to alter the length a bit. Which has never happened. And yet, I dragged it out of the pile of unsorted clothes this morning (Operation Wardrobe Organise still has a long way to go, although progress is being steadily made), pulled the tags off it (apparently I paid £2.99 for it in the British Heart Foundation) and gave it a try with an old favourite jumper of mine and some steady favourite shoes.

I will probably cry when these MJs give up the ghost : I'm really hoping Primark do them again but it's been quite a while now so I suspect they won't.

I've decided I actually do quite like this skirt. Unlike other maxi skirts I've had it's not too full-skirted or swishy. There's no fear of tripping over the hem on my way up or down the stairs in my office, which is always a good thing.

I guess I'll find it some space in my skirts rail and it can stay..

7 comments:

  1. Really loving this cute little outfit, your skirt is beautiul and such a great little find! xx

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  2. A fabulous 1980s maxi there, you look gorgeous in it! x

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  3. That skirt was a fabulous find! x

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  4. Ah I love this outfit, that top is sooo pretty!

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  5. You can so pull off the maxi, and the print is really endearing too. Love this xxx

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  6. so in love with that maxi, wow! <3 it really suits you, too xxx

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  7. I just love your sense of style

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