Monday, 27 June 2011

by Adele

Statue of Robin Hood, famous outlaw

As you all know I was on a mission to find a new LWD on Friday. I spent a lovely day in Nottingham with my Mum. However, shopping wise I had the most frustrating day!!! I couldn't find any of the LWD's I'd shortlisted due to the Sales having started (don't you just hate that girls when you have money to spend?) & when I did find something I liked they didn't have my size, so I ended up buying nothing - aaargghh!!!

Thankfully we have the internet at our fingertips so I have ordered the Topshop Knitted dress - will let you know if I like it when it arrives.
Have you had any similar shopping experiences?

Meanwhile, as the city of Nottingham is stooped in history I took a few photos to share with you...

Nottingham Castle, originally built 1067

tee River Island, jeans Zara, toe posts River Island, bag River Island, sunglasses Marc Jacobs, watch Michael Kors

We stopped here for a is thirsty work!

This is the oldest Inn in England, built in 1189 a.d

Clock Tower

Town Hall

One of the many shopping arcades

Great choice of shops

15 Lovely Comments:

Sizzle and Zoom said...

Thank-you for the beautiful photos of the sites in Nottingham. You look very cute sitting in front of Robin Hood.

letizia said...

This is old England ! I like the pictures especially the "oldest inn" it's like in the movies !
Hope you'll like the knitted dress!
Have a great day!

Neris said...

Love the photos! Your Zara jeans are awesome; such a cute shopping outfit! As far as my shopping experiences go, I NEVER find anything when I'm looking for specifis items (and have money to buy those)... However, when I'm just browsing through the stores, suddenly I find everything what I want and need :D Can't wait to see your Topshop dress!


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Fashion Cappuccino said...

The shopping mall look so fabulous! I always imagine living in a castle one day, I just think they're so majestic and romantic! Hope you find a little LWD soon! I saw so many cute LWDs on ASOS! xoxoxoo

Sandra said...

Really nice photos! :)

vintage process said...

Great pictures!

Karoline Kalvø said...

Lovely photos. Love your blog. Looks cosy there..

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Karoline Kalvo

Anonymous said...

wish i was there touring!!!!

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Melissa: Write it in Lipstick said...

it looks like it was a great day to go out and shopping. I love all the pictures.

Tamara Nicole said...

Looks like a fun time! Cute pics:-)

songbird said...

viviene westwood!!

Alina F. said...

Wow...amazing pictures!Love em!xoxo

Essiefashion said...

Very nice pictures :D

A. said...

Adele, these pics are lovely and such amazing history! Thanks for sharing a bit of Nottingham with us. I hope I can make a trip across the pond sometime soon:) Yes, it's def frustrating when we actually have money to spend, yet can't find what we want lol Looking forward to seeing your new LWD!

Thx again for ur comments on my blog! I apologize that the pics didn't load the first time around. Glad you were able to see Jamie Beck's cinemagraphs. Aren't they awesome??


Monia said...

The city is so magical, thank you for showing the pictures!
Monia, Rome


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