One cheapo jumper, 4 ways ……..

BHS is a shop that clearly has a lot to be desired in terms of staff attitude and general jumble sale feel of the place.  I’m often accused of being a snob but one thing I’m not is a shop snob, I’ll buy anything from anywhere me.  So if you’ve got the time and the energy its worth having a look as there are some surprisingly wearable bits.

For the price BHS knitwear is good, better certainly then lots in M&S and similar places.  I actually prefer less wool content in my knitwear as anything too woolly brings me out in a itchy rash.  So I brought this baby pink jumper there which had 20% off making it £9.60.  They have a massive range of other colours in short sleeved, long sleeved and cardigans.

Below is my take on styling my cheap little jumper in a number of ways.

Look 1. Casual as off to book club.  Best book I’ve read for ages, All The  Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.  I’m still a fan of the slightly preppy look of a jumper over a layering shirt. Worn with Gap cargo trousers and New Balance trainers.

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Look 2.  Going Out. I’ve had this metallic skirt from Miss Selfridges for a while and always struggled with what to wear it with. I actually like the combination of textures. Worn with animal print stilletoes from Dune.

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Look 3. Maybe one for the office. Karen Millen tweed culottes with long black boots. I’d also wear these culottes with either brogues or ankle boots.

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Look 4. Wore this to work today.  Whilst I’d be the first to admit that’s as an outfit it’s not exactly cutting edge fashion but I felt relatively smart and ‘work like’. Hobbs jacket, Whistles print skirt, M&S suede ankle boots.

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I’d love to hear what you think and of course how you’re getting on with the sales.

Thanks for following.

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