Dorothy Perkins Haul | Spring 2014

Friday, 16 May 2014
The other week I did a bit of online shopping on Dorothy Perkins for some new work outfits.  Now that the weather has been getting a bit nicer and it feels like we're properly into spring, I fancied brightening up my work wardrobe, moving away from the dark colours and injecting a bit of pastels. 

The first thing I got was this floral and grey top (£18) and it is currently one of my favourite things in my wardrobe - the colours are so beautiful!  I've worn this with jeans and skirts (OOTD coming soon actually) and it's so spring-like, I love it!  The back is completely grey too which is quite cool.



I was drawn to this bird print tee (£7) mainly because I love this lavendar colour, in fact it's almost identical to my much loved ASOS satchel.   I think it will look cute with my denim skirt, or just over plain black jeggings.


I intentionally bought these bright blue jeggings (£20) in a size too small so they could be my "slim into" trousers.  As I've briefly mentioned in a couple of posts, I've joined Slimming World, and I'm currently ~7lbs down so I reckon I should be able to fit into these once I get my 1 stone award.


Finally I got these 2 blouses/shirts which are perfect for the days where I need to be a bit smarter, like client meetings etc.  As you'll know I'm a bit obsessed with mint so I looove the mint colour block shirt (£28), also there's something super cute about the polka dot shirt too (this one is no longer online).

So quite a small haul, but I thought it was worth sharing anyway!  Dorothy Perkins is one of my favourite places to buy smarter stuff and it's also one of the first places I check for dresses when I've got a formal event.  They seem to have a lot of really nice stuff in at the moment too so I'd definitely recommend having a wee browse.

2 comments:

  1. I love the floral top with the green sleeves but the green blouse is probably my favourite thing here, it's gorgeous!
    Hayley
    Water Painted Dreams xo

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  2. Love the first top, it's so summery. Might have to bookmark it for my next office outfit splurge!

    xx

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