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Autumn Shopping Day Out …

Yesterday as it was my husbands day off from work we decided to go out for the day out shopping. 

I was unfortunately holding a slight hangover from a few glasses of wine the night before and was so cold all day. 

We was going to go to Lincoln but as we missed the early train due to me not getting up early enough we did a detour and ended up in Derby. 

I must have been feeling ill I didn’t even buy a thing to wear, lots to eat though MacDonald’s breakfast with hot chocolate,a double Mars bar and a Lucozade, all for recovery!!..


Fur collar biker jacket – Primark new in

Cardigan – Primark new in

Skinny jeans – Matalan few years ago

Boots – Famous footwear early this year

Bag – Local Market

By the time we nearly got home I decided I was going to bed to have a little sleep whilst the hubby fetch the kids from school. 

When I got in my son had taking in a delivery for me, some dresses from the Gok Wan’s 1st anniversary collection for Tu at Sainsbury’s to road test. 

 All of a sudden I felt loads better and very excited about the dresses, they are amazing. 

I found myself dancing around the kitchen swaying them around.

 I have just got around to trying them on and they fit perfect as though they were made for me. 

I cant wait to get my post ready for Saturday to show you them….


About the new Gok Wan range:

The Gok Wan’s  collection is all about dressing real women, whether you be an office worker, a mum, a teacher, a chef, a stylist or whatever walk of life in any shape or size, and offering amazing style solutions to make the best of your shape.


20 responses to “Autumn Shopping Day Out …”

  1. Misfits Vintage says:

    Gorgeous outfit and I love these pics – the Autumn light is beautiful. LOVE the jacket! Sarah xxx

  2. Ballet Pumps And Roses says:

    I hate those hangovers that niggle at you all day.But it all sounds like it ended up okay in the end and you got some lovely snaps while you were at it !Enjoy your Gok Wan gifts ..Joanne

  3. schoolgatestyle says:

    Sounds like a lovely recovery day! Cannot wait to see what's inside your parcels – wasn't it lovely how they wrapped them and all? It's the little touches always…Avril x

  4. Judy Haughton-James says:

    Hi Clairejustine, Love your autumn outfit! Wow! It must be great walking and seeing those beautiful scenes. I look forward to seeing those dresses! Have a wonderful Thursday. Judy

  5. Vix says:

    Stunning pictures, proper autumnal weather there! Love your jacket! x

  6. Style Sud-Est says:

    Hi!I love your sweet cardi and that jacket very pretty Hope you feel better and looking forward to see the dressAriane xxxxx

  7. Jeanine Byers says:

    Nothing like new clothes to make you feel much better!! :)Those pictures are gorgeous, Claire! Glad you had a good time with your hubby, even if you were "recovering" for part of the day. Love your outfit, too.

  8. Shauna Nosler says:

    Ummmm …. you had WHAT for breakfast?? The pics are so great they almost look like a madeup scene – sooo pretty! BTW – let me know if yo uever want to do a review/giveaway for my book(s) and or I'd love to do a guest post here. Stop by when you can 🙂

  9. Winnie says:

    Beautiful outfit!:)Just looking at these stunning photos and your outfit makes me jealous :)It is still hot(!) here

  10. Mama Syder says:

    Love the cardi! x

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