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Muslim needs dress with sleeve and below the knees

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beeny Wed 10-Jul-13 22:45:09

I need a dress for a wedding.I am happy to wear below the knees and need sleeves.I am a size 10 and 5'3.I need something for the hot weather Thanks to anyone with ideas

ivykaty44 Wed 10-Jul-13 22:54:17

any colour? can it be fitted or would you like loose fitting? was thinking phase eight have some lovely dresses with sleeves

GrimmaTheNome Wed 10-Jul-13 23:03:08

tricky... not many summer weight dresses with sleeves, except a few in black which is a bit of a no-no at weddings. Would a dress without long sleeves be ok so long as you had a jacket over ?

I'm not sure what kind of styles you would like but there's

floral bodycon effort from asos

long hippy chic from free people (my favourite but not to everyone's taste)

simple jersey dress from kaliko- but it's on the knee

lace on the knee in a couple of different colours as well

No sleeves but beautiful
Not quite what youre looking for but think it's easily wearable- would like great with a draped shawl or light flowing cardigan.

not a long sleeve (not sure if there's a length of sleeve preferred...and black... But it's the kind of dress that would work for multiple occassions....


ninja Wed 10-Jul-13 23:28:32

this would work at a wedding I think

berry lace maxi

Lol ninja... possibly the barmiest link for a wedding outfit wink

stunning simple blue from Mango

ninja Wed 10-Jul-13 23:38:24

Oops! Trying to link on an ipad!


I thought you were doubting my style ( which you may well do when you see it!)

Cremolafoam Wed 10-Jul-13 23:44:09

Hi beeny you might find something on here. Many if them are above knee but there are a few. Try putting in your own criteria on the sitesmile

Haha Ninja it's a fab choice actually... the first one was a bit experimental!

Cremolafoam Wed 10-Jul-13 23:52:11

might work

Cremolafoam Thu 11-Jul-13 00:02:25

beautiful colour

HotSoupDumpling Thu 11-Jul-13 08:37:21

The Guardian have compiled a list of dresses with sleeves. As you're not hugely tall, some of the knee length ones might go under and end up midi length. www.guardian.co.uk/fashion/gallery/2013/jul/10/dresses-with-sleeves-in-pictures

beeny Thu 11-Jul-13 15:09:13

Thanks everyone will have a look.

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