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You Can’t Always Get What You Want #WeekendLinkUp

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You Can't Always Get What You Want
You Can't Always Get What You Want

You Can’t Always Get What You Want:

“You Can’t Always Get What You Want”. How true is this?

All Summer long I have been popping into Marks And Spencers for this amazing navy blue polka dot dress with a red strip down and could not find it anywhere.

Yesterday when nipping into their Nottingham branch for a gluten-free birthday cake for my Dad, I spotted this jumpsuit; there in the distance, just hanging up.

I was actually having a look around the clothing selection to see if I could spot the new Holly Willoughby must have picks but got sidetracked when I saw this gorgeous jumpsuit just hanging there in front of me.

I looked to my left, then looked to my right to see if anyone was heading for it and rushed straight over.

My heart was pounding; 10 to the dozen!

There was 2 hanging up.

I quickly took one of the jumpsuits of the peg and frantically looked at the size. Size 8, NOOOOO!!!!!

I quickly took the other off the peg, another size 8. NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Both 2 sizes too small.

I had a bit of a Cinderella moment and thought I would try it. Hoping it would not look good on me to stop me wanting it. It may have been too small but would have looked great in a bigger size. Noooo!!!!!!

Anyhow it did not fit. So unlike Cinderella, I will not go to the ball.

Ha, I did not need it anyway. (Even though it was so-me). I just wanted it.

So in the words of The Rolling Stones; You Can’t Always Get What You Want!!

You can’t always get what you want
You can’t always get what you want
You can’t always get what you want
But if you try sometimes you might find
You get what you need-The Rolling Stones

You Can't Always Get What You Want

You Can’t Always Get What You Want: Welcome To The Weekend Link Up:

Thanks for stopping by today and I hope you have fun at this week’s blog hop.

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Link up any posts or straight to your homepage. You can link any posts up on Friday’s. No need for a theme.

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Please try to stop by over the weekend when you have a spare five minutes and comment on a few of the blogs that have linked up.

Please link back to the Welcome To The Weekend Blog Hop party in your posts to spread the word.  You can either link back or grab a Welcome To The Weekend Blog Hop widget from my blog hop page.

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22 comments so far.

22 responses to “You Can’t Always Get What You Want #WeekendLinkUp”

  1. What a bummer! Can you get it online?

  2. stinedurfdl says:

    That is a shopping tragedy! Nothing worse than finding something you love only to discover none in your size! Have a fabulous weekend!

  3. Claire, you are so cute! What a bummer because that is a super cute jumpsuit and totally your vibe! Maybe the shopping gods will shine upon you and someone will return the correct size or you will find an even better one!

  4. That is a super cute outfit! Maybe it will come round. Thanks for hosting the link up! Need to check out that pumpkin risotto recipe!

  5. Mary says:

    I am following you on Bloglovin which works out pretty well because I saw this post today so popped on over. I don’t tweet but I do do Instagram so I’ll try to find you there too.

  6. csuhpat1 says:

    Hoping that you will find it. Thanks for hosing and I hope that you have a wonderful weekend.

  7. mummabstylish says:

    Ohhh look at the rocky road – I LOVE them, but dieting atm I can’t have any – boo. But I like the jumpsuit and hope you can find your size. x Jacqui Mummabstylish

  8. Heather says:

    I love that jumpsuit. I’m sorry it didn’t work out!

  9. Maybe M&S can track one down for you Claire? How frustrating – but love your photos haha. Have a great weekend lovely xx Maria

  10. Fabby says:

    Claire you look fabulous in that polka dot outfit !
    Thank you so much for featuring my Tksgiving at Heart table setting, you are so generous and sweet, such an honor for me to !
    Have a great week.

  11. Thank you so much for hosting the party! Happy Fall, Kippi

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