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Thursday, 19 September 2013

A Dorothy Perkins grey quilted sweatshirt - just one way to wear it for now!

Earlier in the month I wrote about quilted sweatshirts which are everywhere at the moment. In fact quilted pieces in general are a big trend for A/W '13.
 
Despite the glorious sunshine when this photograph was taken, it was quite dull most of the day so I thought that my new quilt gem sweatshirt from Dorothy Perkins (£22) would be just the ticket. Here I am wearing it with GAP boyfriend jeans, Zara boots, yellow Karen Millen cuff (yellow and grey still remain a huge favourite colour combo of mine) and a Marc Jacobs handbag.
 

Here's a closer pic at the "gems" around the neckline which, predictably, increased its attraction to my magpie like personality.


My previous post about quilted pieces looked at quilted sweatshirts but for a couple of alternatives, there's this Hobbs  pearl skirt (£89), which I have seen in real life and it's really lovely....


And this quilted bomber jacket from Warehouse £48 which again I have seen in real life and that too is worth a closer inspection for anyone tempted to go down the quilted route.


Having a lot of grey in my wardrobe, and following on from my comment about liking grey and yellow together I have ordered the new Ingrid coat from Boden. For anyone still on the hunt for a pink coat, it also comes in pink too. I'll let you know how it all works out..... If anyone orders one I would love to see a picture!

3 comments:

  1. Just came across your blog, love it! Love the sweater too and the pink door! Hope you have a good weekend :-)

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  2. Love the casual outfit (especially the boots and bag) but DROOLING at the coat! Can't wait to see you style it.

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  3. I've got my eye on a similar one from a local boutique & plan to pick it up tomorrow! I hope its still there! Ax

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