o/t - where to go shopping?

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  1. Bunnyg

    Bunnyg Determined

    Hey everyone, well I my holiday is a week Tuesday and I am going to go shopping tomorrow to get my last bits of clothes, etc for my holiday. Thing is, I don't know where to go - I need somewhere where I am going to be able to buy clothes that fit! Somewhere that is good for plus sized stuff - even if it's just that the Evans or New look is a big one, or it has a department store that stocks bigger sizes! Any advice will be good! x
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  3. tracy2421

    tracy2421 Full Member

    hi i got some nice things from george at asda, go up to size 24 i think
  4. susan70

    susan70 Gold Member

    what size you after hun? hope you dont mind me asking.
  5. Bunnyg

    Bunnyg Determined

    After a size 24 I think, will have to be trying things as I know some next 22 fit me.

    I want to go somewhere with lots of shops - you know like Milton Keynes or something (but not as far!)
  6. kayjay

    kayjay Full Member

    Next now do a range in their directory - up to a size 28. New look, Asda, Tesco, Marks and Spencers, Dorothy Perkins, Evans - also Simply Be catalogue have some lovely things!

    All I'll say is really don't but alot!! You will be going through sizes SOOOOOO quickly - I never believed anyone it would happen BUT IT DOES!!!

    Have fun shopping hun!!

    Kj xxx
  7. kayjay

    kayjay Full Member

    Forgot Debenhams and Wallis!!
  8. Bev1963

    Bev1963 Likes to Post

    Matalan are normally quite good for holiday clothes.
  9. Bunnyg

    Bunnyg Determined

    thanks for these - I am really only buying enough for my holiday as I don't have enough holiday clothes.

    I could do with knowing what towns are best - the ones that have the best Debenhams, bhs, next, evans, etc, etc x
  10. jabbathehut

    jabbathehut This is the last time!!

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    Where abouts are you?
    I was in Norwich last week and was pretty uninspired by their High Street shops, but found the huge Asda on the outskirts had some lovely (and cheap!) clothes. Likewise, there's a large Tesco Extra near my mum's and I got some really nice stuff from there. Short sleeved tops for £6, 3/4 length trousers, that kind of thing, and it is really nice stuff.
    I bought literally all of my new clothes from Tesco or Asda with the exception of a couple of things from New Look.
  11. Bunnyg

    Bunnyg Determined

    I am in Hereford and our high street is just so poor - the big names don't staff half the stuff they have, so always have to go to big shopping malls. I really wanna go somewhere like meadow hall or trafford centre, but they are some distance and just don't know if it's worth it going that far. I think I will have a look at the different malls online to see which shops they have as I just want a big variety so that hopefully one of the shops will have some clothes for me!!
  12. NewLife4Me

    NewLife4Me Full Member

    BEST OF LUCK SHOPPING!!! Hope you find lots! I went this week and nearly cried....no summer clothes to be found, oohh except for the end of the sales railing....everything was autumn & winter clothes, I was soooo mad!
  13. Bunnyg

    Bunnyg Determined

    ooh, I will probably be having the same experience then. Oh well, if all else fails I will just buy accessories and get everything else online! x
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