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Old 09-19-2013, 09:23 PM   #1
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Default What can you wear

What can you wear now that you couldn't pre weight loss?

I'm really enjoying being able to wear small t-shirts and not being asked if I'm pregnant.


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Old 09-25-2013, 03:36 AM   #2
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Heels, tall/calf boots, short skirts, dresses with defined waists, regular-length necklaces, leggings/tight/straight pants.

It rocks. Especially wearing short skirts.
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Old 09-28-2013, 04:38 PM   #3
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I just went shopping, and bought some jeans at Pac Sun. Sure, I'm their biggest size, but before I wouldn't have even fit into those. So being able to walk into stores like that and know things will fit is awesome!

Also skinny jeans and leggings. I thought they looked awful on me before, but now I can pull them off!
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Old 09-28-2013, 04:55 PM   #4
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29 inch waist pants and jeans.

Slim fit 15 inch collar shirts.

Small t-shirts.

I swear, I have to buy my clothes online again I have got so small!

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Old 09-28-2013, 05:25 PM   #5
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My 12- and 14-year-old sons' hand-me-downs. I swear, I'm drooling over my 12-year-old's belt. Waiting for it to get too small on him...

(Before anyone thinks I'm absolutely nuts here, I should add that one son is my height, the other is over 6 feet tall, so it's not like I'm trying to fit into child sizes)
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Old 09-28-2013, 08:39 PM   #6
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Skirts. I never wore them before due to very "thick" ankles and knees. What can I say, my legs were at their best when they were out of sight! My legs are much better now and I'm able to wear skirts.

Track pants. When I started my weight loss journey in the Spring, I tried to buy track pants...even the extra large were too small in the thighs (and too big everywhere else). They just don't make ladies track pants in my former shape. I ended up buying a man's pair of track pants. I just went shopping for new track pants for the Fall, and I now fit into a ladies small.
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Old 09-29-2013, 12:30 AM   #7
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What can I wear?! Well, now I can wear ANYTHING at most stores for the first time ever!

I loved not being embarrassed about my size. When people ask me what size t-shirt I wear, I practically shout that I wear a MEDIUM! I wear size 10 Old Navy jeans! I can't get over that these are normal, even AVERAGE, sizes.

I can also share clothes with my sister and my mom. Very special considering they have always been average size and I've always been obese.
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Old 09-29-2013, 02:09 AM   #8
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Size small T-shirts, skinny jeans, size 4 jeans, cute dresses that everyone (even strangers) comment on. Plus I can share some things with my 17 yo daughter, what fun! Of course, she raids my closet too!
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Old 09-30-2013, 01:22 AM   #9
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A fake leather coat that I bought about 10 years ago during my freshman year of college. I always loved that coat and had to put it in the back of the closet years ago because I couldn't get my arms in the sleeves. I took it out last week and it fits perfectly and I can even button it. I wore it to the store yesterday and felt so cute wearing it!

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Old 09-30-2013, 10:01 AM   #10
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Everything that's not available in a plus size section. Seriously, I look at ALL departments of a store now! And I try on way more things than I would've even thought of trying on before. Feels great
5lbs ~5 times? Let's do it! One for every 5lbs lost until I get to where I wanna be.

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Old 10-02-2013, 01:28 AM   #11
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I just bought a pair of awesome calf boots that totally wouldn't have zipped up before.

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Old 10-03-2013, 11:14 PM   #12
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I wear dresses a lot more, now. I always had a problem with the hems being too long in the front and shorter in the back. Also, I hated how the backs of my knees looked when viewed from behind. Skirts/dresses now hang perfectly even all the way around, and I'll even try something a little shorter now and then. The knees are shaping up! I really like the simplicity of just easing up the zipper on a dress and walking out the door. Nothing to mix or match or tuck in! Easy!

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(3.10.14) I resolve to lose the last 60lbs to make it all the way to goal! One blossom = 5lbs

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Old 10-09-2013, 10:03 AM   #13
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Loved reading all the responses ..Mine is being able to wear a pencil skirt with the blouse tucked in..never ever thought that it would happen

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