Friday, 16 October 2009

The Weekend Round-Up


I love the Tesco waterfall cardigan which gave me a fantastic long and lean shape this week.
I was so desperate for a red one I bought a pot of dye and planned to convert the grey one to red.
Luckily I logged on to the new Tesco Clothing website and they had a red version as an online exclusive.
Tesco's clothing can be hit and miss but there are a few great finds like this skirt and the red necklace I wear a lot are well worth it.
Dawn blogged about the new Peter O'Brien collection at A-Wear.
I have never been to an A-Wear store but discovered them online and am impressed with the new collection.
I have my eye on this classic cashmere jumper.
And finally, one store I will be trying out on Monday when I am in Liverpool is George Davis' new venture, Give.
As someone who is not a standard height or size the fact that you can get your garments altered in-store is a plus well worth paying a little extra for.
But even better it is all included in the price.
This weekend I am off to Chester to attend a writing workshop as part of the Chester Arts Festival. It is being run by John Killick and Myra Schneider who wrote the brilliant "Writing For Self-Discovery".
I hope you all have a great weekend.

12 comments:

  1. I do like those cardigans... and really like the price!
    I badly need some longline cardi's but really wanted a couple in different colours, this makes it more affordable.

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  2. beautiful cardigans! and quite thrifty, even with the conversion... but of course, they won't send it across the pond, like all of the good stores. *sigh*

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  3. The cardi looks great on you - you might be disappointed by GIVe - I didn't think much of it and a bit over priced too.

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  4. When I was Europe, I liked the Tesco clothing as well. I love how sheer that cardigan looks on you! Lovely!
    xo
    Julia

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  5. Love that long cardigan. What a find!

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  6. Lovely Cardigan! so versatile :)

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  7. Hi there-well done on bagging the cardi in red!! Have a good Sunday my dear!

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  8. I tried the grey jumper on myself and I loved it. The smallest size was a tiny bit too big for me but it's so soft and warm.

    Love your Tesco cardigan, your comments about Tesco clothes is encouraging me to take a look at clothes in Tesco next time I'm there.

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  9. Nice! If the cardigans make you look as good as these do, you may as well duplicate when you find them in your favorite colors.

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  10. OMG! I luv your TESCO cardigan, it's solely CHIC and it looks FABULOUS on YOU!!!:)
    xoxox,
    Gerri

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  11. that's a lovely cardie!

    But what I really want to know is where you got your top from. Is it newish, i.e. could i still get one? I'm dressing up as where's wally? for halloween and am looking for one like it. So far I've tried topshop, h&m and gap to no avail. These kinds of tops used to be so popular, but seems like they're 'out' at the moment!

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  12. I like your look. The cardi gives it an upgrade to casual but the red shoes keep it simple :o)

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