Are you dressed up or dressed down for Xmas?

(52 Posts)
CardiffUniversityNetballTeam Wed 25-Dec-13 11:18:16

I am dressed down today as we are at home all day.
I am wearing a fleece fair isle onesie from boohoo.com.
Tomorrow we are visiting relatives so I will dress up. Not sure what dress I will wear but it will definitely be a pretty dress and high heels occasion!
How about you?

Ladyglamalot Thu 26-Dec-13 10:14:22

I was dressed up but changed my mind over what to wear. Ended up wearing my vivien of holloway cherry print jezebel dress with seamed stockings and my red glitter red or dead shoes. Topped off with a cath kidston apron.

Dh wore shirt and jeans.
Dcs wore some new xmas stuff.

scarlet76 Wed 25-Dec-13 23:19:23

I'm just not a stay in your pyjamas kind of a person. I wore cream lace blouse, black pleather pencil skirt, black opaques and heeled red ankle boots.

AlwaysSleepingBeauty Wed 25-Dec-13 22:48:02

Dressed up a little; stripey navy and white long sleeved tshirt from Topshop boutique, black maxi skirt with cranberry coloured tights underneath and shoe boots.

Neverland2013 Wed 25-Dec-13 22:12:39

Always dressed up, it makes me feel a little bit more special! grin) Merry Christmas.

Mrswellyboot Wed 25-Dec-13 22:00:33

Casual as was at in laws who are very relaxed and i have a new baby. So jeans and white tshirt with a boyfriend red cardi. Wore make up and nice jewellery though.

PosyNarker Wed 25-Dec-13 21:49:30

Casual but a bit more effort than my scabby trackies. Nice wool dress, make-up & nails done but been in my nice slipper boots (present from MIL) for most of the say.

NeverKnowinglyUnderstood Wed 25-Dec-13 19:21:12

am in pj's first time ever on christmas day.
we got dressed to go for a walk then bath hotchocolate and pj's again.

tomorrow will have to be dressed up so love the snuggyness of today

EarSlaps Wed 25-Dec-13 18:44:37

A £4 Great Plains jumper dress and £10 Christmas leggings from Primark. Dressy but nothing tight around my bloated belly now.

LaTrucha Wed 25-Dec-13 18:34:05

Safe to say, I'll not be wearing my mithrail again, save to go on a dragon-slaying quest. Apart from today. It is staying on all day today.

bebbeau Wed 25-Dec-13 17:57:44

am 25 weeks pg and i wore a tight stretchy long sleeved jumper dress from H&M, thick opaque tights, knee high socks and uggs

i wore full make up though as we were going to family for christmas dinner

am now in trackies and a hoody and still full make up as cba to remove it yet grin

tigerdriverII Wed 25-Dec-13 17:55:01

Earlier a red wiggle dress, heels and full make up.

Now, purple jeggings, stiletto boots with an ankle bracelet and a Versace tshirt. I know how to do classy, yes I do.

Merry xmaaaaaaaaaas!

Nothing!! I am nekkid and have been ALL DAY grin

BikeRunSki Wed 25-Dec-13 17:47:11

Black skinnies
Tatty pale grey round neck jumper
Big chunky dark grey wrap around cardy
Long sleeved purple t layer underneath

Was black running leggings and neon pink cagoule earlier

Pmsl at mithrail - sounds brilliant!

ZenNudist Wed 25-Dec-13 17:43:26

Dressed up as much as i can. Went out for posh restaurant lunch but would still try look nice on Christmas Day even when staying in.

Maternity wrap dress, nice earrings, done my hair & make up & nails. Since we got home added a cashmere cardi and slippers!

In between - navy cashmere crew neck, Goldsign skinnies, silver statement necklace, Jimmy Choo glittery anthracite high tops and a silver a Kenzo tiger ring.

LaTrucha Wed 25-Dec-13 17:41:11

Well, I tried dressed up casual, which meant wearing heels in the house with a sequin t'shrt.

First of all I trod on DS in the heels in an over present stumble blush

Since then, D bro has said I look like something out of the hobbit .... you know with armour on ... no! but nice, really! ... like Mithrail ...

DS has said I look 'scaly'

DD's contribution was, 'You know: like a sparkly fish.'

DH has said nothing, except to question why I was having a glass of win after the meal was finished.

And breathe. Composure is the most flattering thing...

CarpeVinum Wed 25-Dec-13 17:32:02

I am now in pajamas. It rained. The guttering of the low roof in the back went Niagra Falls.

I got covered in muck scooping in out...... lots of bread rolls?!?!?!?!?!? confused

I have no idea how lots of bread rolls got in my guttering. I am not sure I want to know. All I know is fishing out soggy bread rolls of an overflowing guttering and down pipe in pouring rain dictates a change of clothes post shower,

It is loverly to be in fluffy pajamas and all comfortable. Dinner won't mind if I cook it in an inelegant state of dress.

Vaguely dressed up for now. Red dress (only thing that fits over bump) and maternity jeans, but will be changing into jamas in a bit.

Rufustherednosedreindeer Wed 25-Dec-13 15:51:36

Until 20 mins ago I had my new cigarette trousers from river island a black t shirt and a statement necklace. I now have pj bottoms on with a my t shirt and necklace....they are tartan!!! In another hour or two I will be completely in my pjs

DH jeans and smart shirt, ds1 his new onsie, dd her new party dress, ds2 smart trousers and Christmas themed long t shirt, my dad and his wife are in Christmas jumpers and black trousers

At home all we have done is pop to the graveyard. Should go for a walk but really can't be bothered

CarpeVinum Wed 25-Dec-13 15:41:14

I am wearing a cashmere (barginous 26 euro) dress over leggings with holes and bleach splashes from ankle to knee. And duvet.

I will push the boat out for regulation Red Knickers For Luck on NYE.

Middling - t-shirt, tube skirt, cardi but make up and hair done. Oh and Christmas socks.

SundaySimmons Wed 25-Dec-13 15:32:58

Every year I wear a red dress.

Some years I've splurged but this year I've bought a simple one from Asos.

It's perfect as I don't like being hot in the kitchen and doesn't clash with my slippers too much!

ShoeWhore Wed 25-Dec-13 13:04:23

Silk dress and high heels. Always like to dress up on Christmas Day, even if it's just us.

ImAnElfJeSuisUneElf Wed 25-Dec-13 13:04:05

Up! Well I will be in a minute. grin

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