Saturday, 4 February 2012

Week 5: Thrifty Friday




Daughter: You are NOT going out wearing THAT skirt?.
Me: Why?
Daughter: It is disgusting:
Me: It cost 99p at Oxfam.
Daughter: You can tell. I wouldn't be seen dead going out with you wearing that.
Me:I love it - it's by Vila.
Daughter: What's Vila
Me: A pretty good brand
Daughter: Brand of what? Rubbish?
Me: I am off now.
Daughter: Can you pick me up after school to go shopping?
Me: MMm! I thought you wouldn't be seen dead going out with me wearing this?

I wore:
Boots - Clarks
Skirt - Vila (thrifted)
Top - Top Shop

6 comments:

  1. I like the skirt although I can't quite make out the detail at the hem. Laughed at the fact that your daughter would find you "acceptable" if she could talk you into taking her shopping.

    Darla

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  2. brilliant.....the skirt and the conversation!!

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  3. hey lady, nice to see you came back to blogging. I dropped out but am returning.

    You are the woman I have never forgot thanks to your original blog. I'd love to participate in the new challenge but I think i'm just too busy to do it this time. if you have a spring or summer one I'm game. :)

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  4. Hilarious! How old is the daughter? Young enough to not realize the irony.

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  5. Darla - it is amazing how much my daughter will tolerate my quirky fashion style when there is shopping on the horizon.
    Young at Heart - Thank You.
    Meli - Can't wait to catch up with you. Welcome back.
    Terri - she is 14. 15 in June and I don't think she does irony. The funny thing is that when she was small we had a builder who couldn't remember her name (Briony) and called her irony!

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  6. Hahaha - I don't think I ever told my mother I would not go out with her if she wore something i did not like !

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