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Clothes Dilemma!

Postby Caramel Swirl » Tue Feb 26, 2008 3:18 pm

Ugggggg - I feel horrible :(

I've just returned from a lunch-time clothes shopping trip and am totally depressed.

Last weekend I came to the realisation that I am now too big for most of my clothes. I had squeezed myself into my jeans on Saturday and was so uncomfortable I couldn't wait to get home and peel them off!
I even refused to go out on Sat night because I literally had nothing to wear. It was a dinner invite and I couldn't stand the thought of trying to eat with my clearly visable muffin top hanging over my too tight pants :oops:

I'm going to a concert on the weekend and really want to have something nice to wear and feel comfortable too.

I think I'm now a size 16 in jeans. Can anyone recommend where to buy some from?


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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby ali76 » Tue Feb 26, 2008 4:15 pm

I'd just go to Target....don't buy any expensive jeans cos they won't fit for long!! You'll be needing a 14 in a few weeks, then a 12, then a 10... :mrgreen:
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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby big_love » Tue Feb 26, 2008 4:17 pm

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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby MagicGirl79 » Tue Feb 26, 2008 4:31 pm

Crossroads is one of my favourite stores to buy new clothes in while you're losing weight. They're reasonably priced and have a great range of sizes. Their jeans are usually stretchy ones and so fit better and they're usually only around $30-$40.
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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby bron34 » Tue Feb 26, 2008 4:39 pm

Hey there, i work in apparel at Kmart and we've just stocked a whole lot of jeans, comfy slouch one's and wide legs seem to be coming back...THANK YOU LORD! If i se anymore skinny-legs i'll scream :x
Hope u find some comfy ones at a good price :)
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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby Caramel Swirl » Tue Feb 26, 2008 5:04 pm

Thanks for the response girls - I'll check out those stores - fingers crossed I'll have something by the weekend!

Hopefully in a few weeks I'll be shopping for a 14, then a 12 and so on like Ali said - yahh I would love to fit into a 12, it's been about 6 years since I've done that! I don't ever remember being a 10!
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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby leeni.s2 » Tue Feb 26, 2008 7:10 pm

ohhhh, go to kmart!!
their true blue range, has the best jeans.
i have the skinny leg jeans in blue and black
and they are the best pair of jeans ever.
and they are quite flattering!!

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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby HappyBella55 » Tue Feb 26, 2008 8:47 pm

With jeans you really do need a good cut to suit your figure, so I would highly recommend spending a bit of mullah on getting a cut that really does suit you. Remember cheap isn't always best; and a really good cut does make you feel like a million bucks :D. Also spend a good couple of hours trying on different styles,cuts and washes.
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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby hysterical_oliver » Wed Feb 27, 2008 1:04 am

I bought a pair of Target stretch wide leg jeans about a week ago and I have lived in them, only about $40 and their range is pretty good too. You don't want to go over the top expensive because like it's been said you aren't going to need them for too long :mrgreen:
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Re: Clothes Dilemma!

Postby ProudMumOf1 » Thu Feb 28, 2008 2:11 pm

I agree Target have some really nice clothes:)
You may get a pair for about $40-$50 I used to work there ;)
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