Monday, 27 January 2014

Wardrobe Weeding

I have decided to start a wardrobe weeding service on myself! I have too many clothes that I do not wear so it's out with the old and make room for the new!

I currently have clothes/shoes stashed in:
2 x double wardrobe - both full to bursting 
3 x chest of drawers 
4 x underbed drawers 
2 x partial use of wardrobe (boys bedrooms!)

1 x linen cupboard with shelves

 



The last picture on the right is the male coats in the house - there are 3 boys/men living here and so there are 3 coats!

I have now rid myself (going on ebay once I figure out how to do it - seriously, I thought I'd put the things live but apparently not and now I am totally stumped!):

1 x waterproof mum jacket
2 x trench coat (one in grey, one in orange)
1 x parka (I now have my waxed parka so don't need 2)
1 x green duffle coat - I don't need it

I am left with, never to be parted:

Waxed Parka
Navy long coat
Camel knee length coat
Black trench coat
4 x blazers
Denim Jacket
Biker jacket
Fur gilet
Puffa gilet
Beige light weight jacket
Poncho

Is that a lot? I don't think so and I can't reduce this anymore - I have a need for them all and I do wear them too.

Tomorrow I'll do dresses and put the ones I don't wear on ebay. Once I've worked out how to link to ebay (once listings are live) I will update you!

Here I am today in my comfy wardrobe weeding outfit and wearing a gorgeous scarf from School Gate Style (sorry for crap photo - I HATE MY PHONE when it's dark)




Fiona
xoxo

13 comments :

  1. Your heading says Wardrobe Wedding, I was hoping you had found me a dress for June! I sorted my coats out a few months ago but I miss some of them and know I am lacking in certain areas but it will have to wait till next year now x

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    1. I just noticed that - OOPS!!!!!
      I am sad that I know in 6 months I'll wonder where my orange mac is and then realise I sold it!!!!!

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  2. Wow Fiona good luck with the clear out....I won't even tell you how many blazers I own!!! Jane xx
    www.mymidlifefashion.com

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    1. PLEASE count and let me know - I'm going to guess ... 12

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  3. Hi there! Well done indeed for your wardrobe weedout, I am a self confessed lover of jackets and coats so am not overkeen to cull any of mine yet! Love your new scarf from Avril too xx

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  4. Well done ... and when you figure out how to use ebay, please let me know! I need to do a bit of a cull myself. Great oufit by the way. Perfect for a miserable day like today x

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    1. I'm ready to throw the PC out the window!

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  5. But just think, the money you get from your Ebay sales, you can spend......on more coats x

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    1. I'll probably make £2 knowing my luck! Because I'm a new seller ebay is taking FOREVER to get my listings live!

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  6. My goodness Fiona, that IS a lot of clothes. Lol about 3 males= 3 coats!!
    You'll be so pleased though once you make a bit from Ebay and think of all the new season goodies..I love your outfit, a hint of spring. Love Liz xxx

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  7. Well done you, good sorting, must feel so satisfying. I soo need to do the same the problem is fashion is coming round and round so fast I think I may need everything again in 5 years! Love the scarf from Avrils shop looks fabulous with your outfit x

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  8. I so need to do a spot of wardrobe weeding!! I do it in fits and starts but I really need to get the whole lot out....think you've given me the kick up the bum I needed lol!! Who knows...I may unearth some hidden gems!! xx

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  9. Mama Mia!!! I would love to come & help you sort through that lot! LOVL @ the 3 'boys coats! Go Girl! Ax

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