Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Inside Out


Here's a rare chance to see me wearing my coat.
This great hulk of a Parka was a steal from TK Maxx at £29.00.
It was in the clearance sale and fits lots of layers underneath for the cold weather to come.
Today I was back in the prison to deliver a writing workshop before meeting Jenn for lunch to discuss a project we will work on together in the New Year.
I miss Jenn.
Jenn was the librarian at the prison until she left in July to take a career break and finish her second novel.
We made plans to attend a writer's networking event in Birmingam next month which should be fun.
She told me that the rights to her first book have been sold to the US and Italy - which is great news.

I wore:

Shoes and Coat - TK Maxx
Trousers - Asda
T-shirt - Dorothy Perkins
Cardigan and Necklace - Tesco

15 comments:

  1. So sleek and I love that heart pendant you always sport!

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  2. Love the inside and the outside. And it really was a steal :)

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  3. I love TK Maxx I get all my best bits there. I feel as if no one else has it!

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  4. can i assume TK Maxx is britain's version of TJ Maxx?

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  5. Hi there-your coat was a fab buy, it looks really cosy and stylish too!! From Sharon rose

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  6. you look so long and lean in the black cardi ;) beautiful!

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  7. Love the first photo. I agree you look so lean and tall.

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  8. I love a light colored coat. Gorgeous on you! You teach writing as well? I'm a sometimes creative writing/American Literature adjunct instructor. What do you teach? How interesting.
    xo
    Julia

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  9. Love, love, LOVE that outfit! Those trousers are magnificent!

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  10. You rock horizontal stripes like no one else! Love this look!

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  11. Oh, wow, I love the stripes with the high-waisted pants and the long cardi! You look about 6 feet tall!

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  12. Penny, Nurmisur, Sharon-Rose, Meli and Leah - Thanks. I love the idea of little old chunky 5ft me being long and lean! Amazing what clothes can do.
    MDS - I have just discovered that TK Maxx is online. Fatal!
    Thrifty Stylist - yes, I have just checked, it is the same company.
    Julia - Ther eis more about my work on my other blog - workthatwardrobe.blogspot.com
    http://workthatwardrobe.blogspot.com/2009/03/jailbird-part-one.html
    Kyla - I am glad you like the trousers, I haven't worn them for ages.
    Clare - yes, I do love my stripes.
    Sheila - Six feet tall - I feel it now!

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  13. I'll bet that coat keeps you very warm during cold winters!

    I so love that black cardigan. Look how completely tall and slender you are, and the cardi just emphasizes it!

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  14. The outfit you are wearing has to be one of my all time favorites of what you've shown. The coat will keep you cozy all winter.

    Darla

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  15. What an amazing bargain coat. Looks so toasty!!!

    Can't believe you found that dress for a fiver! total bargain. Have you noticed its particularly low cut though, I've had to put a permanent safety pin in it. x

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