My pounds in perspective

This week we are going to look at clothes how much an average man , woman or young child would spend on clothes . we can start with a girl or woman 5pairs of jeans , 12 tops , 1 pair of sneakers, 2 pairs of pumps , 2 pairs of sandals, 2 jackets , underwear , 2 pairs of socks , 2 dresses this would cost R2200 with today’s rate that would be £170

5 pairs of Jeans, 2 shorts , 2 pairs dress pants , 2 shirts , 7 T- , 3 jackets ,underwear , 5 pairs of socks,2 pairs of sneakers, 1 pair of formal shoes will come up to R3200 with the rate of the day that amounts to £248. and for boy or girl aged 8-13 ,10 shorts /skirts , 10 tops , 3 pairs of shoes , underwear comes up to R1 500 which amounts too £117 .

this is just to give you a rough idea of what your pounds can do back home. Especially with us approaching Christmas its very much an African tradition to buy the family Christmas clothes.