Am I too old for the hush ruched skirt

(23 Posts)
GeekInThePink Tue 31-Dec-13 19:03:33

Heck I thought I was too old at 30 for them! I'm a 5,5ft size 8.
I'm taking the plunge.
How short is it? Could you wear it in an office environment?

Also where are you buying your boyfriend slouchy jumpers?

Beeyump Tue 17-Dec-13 13:58:22

I have just bought this skirt, op! It's amazing, and so versatile.
I'm 5'3 and size 8/10 as well, and it's a good length on me. Enjoy smile

Floisme Tue 17-Dec-13 08:28:38

It sounds great op; enjoy wearing it.

cloudskitchen Tue 17-Dec-13 08:11:24

Just because it short and tight Floisme however it's fine with opaques and slouchy jumper.

Higgle I bought the black in the small and they had plenty. the other colour was sold out in all but xs.

higgle Tue 17-Dec-13 07:43:06

I'm 57 and wanted one but they were out of stock in my size - as it was a 10 I'll have another look.

Floisme Tue 17-Dec-13 06:55:06

How on earth can you be too old for ruching? It's perfect for older women - makes all your lumpy bits disappear. Can somebody please explain?

alltoomuchrightnow Tue 17-Dec-13 00:01:15

(all three are the parachute style, if that makes sense)

alltoomuchrightnow Tue 17-Dec-13 00:00:49

I'm 42 , I wore a black ruched dress to a do tonight! And i have All Saints and Coast ruched skirts too

RubyLovesShopping Mon 16-Dec-13 22:38:39

Ruched not riches!

RubyLovesShopping Mon 16-Dec-13 22:07:14

I have 2 of the riches dresses and don't consider myself too old I look great in then they're so flattering.

cloudskitchen Mon 16-Dec-13 21:36:02

Erm pressie not dressier oops

cloudskitchen Mon 16-Dec-13 21:34:56

Thank you all. I'll keep it and wear it with pride. Mines also a Christmas dressier but I got to it first so have tried it all together :D

plentyofsoap Mon 16-Dec-13 21:00:10

Of course not! Mine has come as an xmas pressie and dh has hidden it, hope it fits....

Spookey80 Mon 16-Dec-13 20:57:02

Think it sounds lovely, esp the way you have styled it. Also, because you are short, I always think that helps with a tight short skirt,,,if that makes any sense at all?!

Cucumberscarecrow Mon 16-Dec-13 19:27:48

Hoping not as I have just bought a leather mini skirt for my work Xmas party and I'm 39. I have decent enough legs though so hope I get away with it and that the young staff members aren't too horrified grin.

Ladyface Mon 16-Dec-13 17:23:51

Looks lovely, go for it!

MrsMcGregor Mon 16-Dec-13 17:20:35

I bought it and I'm 46. Haven't had the nerve worn it yet though! I plan to wear it with woolly tights, boots and a sloppy boyfriend knit with scarf or necklace to finish it off. Keep it!

I think it looks lovely. I'm tempted to get one myself!

buttercrumble Mon 16-Dec-13 17:10:00

I'm sure it will look amazing ,go for it smile

I think it will look fab on you

dexter73 Mon 16-Dec-13 17:05:27

I think it sounds like it will look very nice.

cloudskitchen Mon 16-Dec-13 17:04:11

must work on my text strike throughs. first effort fail grin

cloudskitchen Mon 16-Dec-13 17:02:22

I've ordered it and it has arrived. Now I see it in the flesh I'm wondering if I'm a bit old. I'm 42 (god that sounds old when I write it down) 5'2" and a size 10. Plan on wearing it with opaque, my biker style but taller boots and some floppyish jumpers sort of in hush style but-cheaper I'm now having a slight crisis that I will look a bit mutton dressed as lamb.

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