Sunday, 2 September 2012

Notes From A Weekend


 
 
My husband and I got up early on Saturday and had our breakfast in a cafe in the local village before running some errands including scouting menus at our local eateries for our son's 21st on the 14th.
 
 
I also picked up a Marks and Spencer skirt at my favourite charity shop for £3.99 which still had the original label on.
 
 On Saturday evening we cooked a meal for our friends.
Sunday was spent finding new school shoes for my daughter.
Can you believe we actually found a pair of shoes we both liked?
 
She tried them for sizing at our local Clarks shop and then I came home and ordered tham online as there is a 20% discount at the moment if you add the code "BSTYLE".
With free delivery this took the price down from £34.99 to £ 28.00!
 
As the shopping trip went so well I had the energy to go for a walk in the woods with my husband and the dog before enjoying a Sunday  roast at mum's.
 
Tonight I plan to put my feet up, pour a large glass of wine and cuddle up with my husband to watch the final part of The Last Weekend.
 
How did your weekend go?
 
 
 
I wore:
 
Saturday daytime
Shoes - Converse
Jeans - Top Shop
Shirt - Boden
 
Saturday evening
Dress - Joules (reduced from £79 to £23.95)
Shoes - Clarks
 
Sunday
Trousers - Tesco (£7 in the sale)
Vest - Gap
Denim shirt - Spanish boutique
Shoes - Clarks
 

7 comments:

  1. This post made me smile, I though it was just my mum and I who could never agree on school shoes! Looking forward to your next capsule wardrobe challenge!

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  2. Wow - you had a busy weekend! V envious of your bargain finds...that dress is just gorgeous on you - suits you so well. Wish we had a Joules nearby. Enjoy your week, Avril x

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  3. That is a great dress, love it! I have the Last Weekend all recorded, hope its good!

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  4. The pink dress is just so beautiful on you. It sounds like your weekend was far more productive than mine has been. It's Labor Day in the states, a time that we take it easy and celebrate/lament the end of summer.

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  5. The dress is so pretty and ladylike!

    I really like the shoes you found too. How fun it must be to have a daughter to shop with!!!

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  6. You look amazing in sneakers.. i don't know how you do it !
    and i love the Clarks loafers.. that brand is SOOOOO expensive here.

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