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There’s not always a lot to look forward to in January (well except for my birthday in my case) but overall it’s a pretty crummy month – we’ve already been writing about how to get through January, so take a look if you feel the same. My way of getting through the month is to occupy myself by looking at pretty new clothes and there’s usually a lot of them around once all the sales are over.
Of course I was straight on River Island to check out the new additions to their plus size range and needless to say all my birthday money was pretty much spent up. I narrowed my favourites to these top 5:
I first laid eyes on this top at the Curve Fashion Festival and have been stalking the site for it to arrive! The core range version has been available for a while so when this finally dropped mid December I ordered it straight away! I’d say it was true to size, but the Cami it comes with was super short so I had to use my own to ensure it met my trousers.
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I love embroidery on pretty much anything so this beautiful jumper caught my eye straight away. I love the bright blanket stitch embroidery, and of course it’s my favourite non-colour, black. I showed it to my husband who often isn’t a fan of really trendy things but he loved it too – winner all round.
I was super excited to see they’d added this to the plus range, as I’d bought the purple version from the core range as I liked it so much. It’s fab for wearing over a Cami or with just a bra for a more daring look.
I love a bit of faux fur and I love how casual this is but the faux fur just makes it ‘extra’, you know?! I believe I would wear this alllll the time however the fact I have about ten coats means I won’t be able to buy this one anytime soon!
How cute is this v-neck, sleeveless winter floral maxi!?
Hopefully you like my picks and if you’d like to see any more features like this from other brands hit us up in the comments below or on twitter!