Monday, 20 July 2015

Whistles Sales Bargain

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dress - whistles, belt - vintage, shoes - m&s

I am back with a post after a couple of weeks off. James had an operation and has been recuperating at home this week, and I handed in my notice at work (eep!) so it's been pretty eventful! Between those two things and a lot of long hours, I didn't exactly do anything blogworthy, or even get off the sofa much when I did have some down time.

I'm on a long notice period so I will be sticking around my current workplace for a while yet, but it's exciting to be getting ready to move on somewhere new.

I spent Saturday mooching around Selfridges with my mum, which was the perfect pick me up. We both had vouchers to spend, so it was a good excuse, and we went to Comptoir Libanais for lunch (the prosecco cocktails are perfection!) and chatted and put the world to rights.

I spent my voucher on a vase, which I am sure I will photograph soon, but I also ended up purchasing this dress in the sales from Whistles for £33. I am not usually much of a Whistles fan, I find their clothes a bit expensive for what they are, and the materials are often super delicate which means I wear them once and they need dry cleaning already. This dress feels quite sturdy however, and lurking on the 70% off rail, how could I pass it up? Now to find some hot summer sun to pair it with!


4 comments:

laura said...

I love Whistles but can never afford it...and I somehow always manage to miss the sales! Love this dress, such a bargain too! x

Matthew Pike said...

What's next, are you moving to a new role or totally different job?

Buckets & Spades

Sherin said...

I hope James is recovering well.
Such a pretty dress. While Whistles isn't my usual go to, I find that there some hidden gems there. Clearly this dress is one of them.

Maria Fallon said...

Love this dress, it is perfect on you! Hope James is recovering and good luck with the new job, what will you be doing?

Maria xxx