I can never resist a cape and this is the latest addition to my growing collection. It was part of my haul of market stall bargains from last Friday's thrifty shopping trip.
Cape (Market £1.43)
Revamped linen pants (Jumble sale 20p)
Stretch belt with rose buckle (Charity shop 50p)
New Romantic blouse (Jumble sale 20p)
Leather driving gloves (Jumble sale 5p)
Grey Opaques (Free)
BoHo earrings (Present)
Flower corsage worn in hair (10p Ethel Austin)
Vintage patent handbag (Charity Shop £3.50)
Brogues (Charity Shop £2.95)
Total Cost : £8.93
More of my capes:
Vintage Welsh tweed cape £10 Age Concern
1960's Wetherall of Bond Street cape £3.95 YMCA
Taken in our garden on the sunbathing deck. Maybe we'll get some use out of it next year?
The stone Buddha peeking out behind the ferns was a birthday pressie from Jon. We bought the wrought iron table and chairs in a closing down sale a couple of years ago. The New Zealand flax was in the garden of our last house but survived being uprooted and moved.