Monday, August 10, 2009

Had to Share

What happened to me.
Whilst i have never been one for looking in the mirror at myself in any given time, i have to remember to take a good look from time to time. this is why. I was innocently waiting in the queue at the post office to pay a bill when a customer, 2 people ahead of me was looking at me with daggers in her eyes. She just kept glaring at me and i could not for the sake of me could think of what i have done to offend her that much. did i know her? and how did i cause her so much animosity?
Well, 3 minutes later i found out what i had done. The Lovely lady at the counter told me i had a knitting needle sticking out of my shoulder! I have been walking around all morning like that! The offending size 10mm knitting needle was stuck in my jumper. I have been to Woolworths and the $2 shop and nothing had been said.
This bought me back to twice before in my life when outside of my house of something potentially embarrassing.
Once i went to the market and realised i had a dress on inside out and back to front. (quick change in the loo) and another time when i was with my daughter, in a clothes shop when i saw this lady in the mirror my thought was, this bag lady needs help! Then i saw it was me! I thought i looked ok with all my layers when in fact i looked like a hobo.
Fashionistas out there, I am a large 14- 16 size hippy that needs fashion advice!

6 comments:

  1. what a story! I still dont understand why that woman was glaring at you!
    as for fashion, i dont really follow it, but I am having a great time deconstructing and re constructing clothing at the moment . maybe you could give that a go?

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  2. I have been reading about that, Looks great fun to do too!

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  3. Hilarious! Don't worry, the old 'needle in the jumper' look is coming back in... LOL!

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  4. Yes as Gina said that look will soon be all the rage , you trendsetter !

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  5. Thanks ladies I feel Oh so much better!

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  6. LMAO....how funny...I remember rushing out the door one day for work...I had several pairs of black court shoes for work and just rushed on out with what I thought was the pair on...wasn't til I got to work an hour away and got out of the car and was walking the distance from the carpark that I felt lop sided....yikes...2 different shoes...LOL...hugs Khris

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