Sunday, 22 April 2012

Saturday Stripes



I love Stripes. So much I have used a capital letter just for them.
I found this top in the back of my son's wardrobe.
How had it got there?
I decided to pair it with my new Primark trousers which I bought for cycling to work.
They are slim fitting which means I don't need to worry about them getting caught.
I live 8 miles from work and last Sunday I put on my work clothes and boots and tootled off to work at a pace that was leisurely and wouldn't mean needing a strip shower in the toilets and a change before work.
It took me an hour and five minutes.I couldn't believe it, the time just flew.
Now the mornings are lighter I plan to cycle to and from work at least once a week - weather forecast permitting.

I wore:
Boots - Clarks
Trousers & Top - Primark
Collar - Dorothy Perkins

6 comments:

  1. I'm very impressed. I don't think I'd be in any fit state to work seeing as it takes me 2 hours to drive.

    Loving the stripes. Its a great casual outfit.

    X x

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  2. Don't you just love Primark? If only I could live there. Fortunately, there isn't one in my town, and I have to travel about 12 miles to get to the nearest one. I make it a mini-vacation!

    Rosemary www.foreveronthecatwalkoflife.com

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  3. Yes, stripes are fab, I agree. You look lovely.
    I am most impressed with your cycling - I haven't been on a bike in ... OMG, 30 years probably! I wonder if I could still do it? They say it's like - well, riding a bike!
    Do you know, I have NEVER bought an item of clothing for myself in Primark? Am I the only woman in the UK for whom that's true? Have bought bits for the kids but that's all. And the charity shops are always FULL of their stuff. xxx

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  4. Is it possible that your son is borrowing your clothes?

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  5. With that outfit in the closet you are ready to go anywhere at anytime. I think stripes should be considered a basic for wardrobes.

    Darla

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  6. I love stripes too! In envy your stamina with your running and cycling. I get up and look out of the window and don't feel like going out at all! Ciao. A.xx PS Your longer hair looks really good.

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