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English Wardrobe on a Budget

This summer during my stay in England I spent a fair amount of time in Primark shops in Winchester and Southampton. To give Americans a comparative to understand Primark it is most similarly like a giant shop full of Target clothing (Merona). The clothes are of decent quality, fashionable, and easy on the wallet.

Over the years, it’s become a tradition for our family to do a big Primark sweep before leaving England. I still wear things I purchased years ago. In my experience Primark clothes have lasted well and I get compliments all the time on my Primark scores. I went last Thursday and bought several things for myself and my daughter all for under £40.

I love to look nice, but I hate to spend a fortune on my wardrobe so Primark is perfect for me!

Here’s a look at my new pieces from my English excursion 2016:


Parka in a Pocket rain coat was £8.00


Sweater £8.00


Flannel top £6.00 and layering t-shirt £2.00


I found the cardigan on clearance for £3.00 and the undershirt was £2.00


Pants for £6.00 and t-shirt for £2.00

Which one is your favorite?

The Ameri Brit Mom

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