if you wanted to wear a fine knit cardi with this dress[i know i know] what colour would you go for?

(16 Posts)
diamondlizard Mon 17-Mar-14 15:26:24

here

i know your going ot say no cardigan

but if i was going ot wear one anyway what colour would you go with?

Wishfulmakeupping Mon 17-Mar-14 15:27:57

Green to pick out the green in the dress- it's lovely

I would happily wear that dress with a cardi. I would try and get a 3/4 sleeved, short cardi in a dusky pink, similar to the larger pink flowers.

foxdongle Mon 17-Mar-14 15:40:53

navy?
I've got a navy 3/4 sleeve tightish fitting cardi and it goes with loads of things.

ephemeralfairy Mon 17-Mar-14 15:49:01

That's a lovely dress! I second the green suggestion.

diamondlizard Mon 17-Mar-14 15:50:46

thanks think i shall try and find a green one then, what sort of green would you say it is?
jade?

member Mon 17-Mar-14 15:53:59

Either the tealish/brighter green or a deep coral colour

defineme Mon 17-Mar-14 15:56:57

I thought it was teal.

I think it depends on your mood-I'd wear navy if feeling serious, teal for confidence or rose for feminine.

Nocomet Mon 17-Mar-14 16:00:24

The teal or one of the pinks in the flowers.
depends on your coloring and which you can match best.

Navy would make it a bit of a winter outfit and you need exactly the same navy which is often really dificult.

dustwhatdust Mon 17-Mar-14 16:01:18

I think Navy, the base colour, otherwise a pink or emerald green will look as though you want to draw attention/ highlight the cardigan.

sweetheart Mon 17-Mar-14 16:51:25

Whats wrong with a cardigan? I LOVE a good cardigan!

I agree - teal or coral. not navy - that would look bland and boring.

sugar4eva Thu 20-Mar-14 14:17:36

Teal for sure .peraonally I think that navy wd deaden the frock . Enjoy it fab!

HesterShaw Thu 20-Mar-14 14:25:22

I have no cardi advice as I am a style disaster area, but that dress is lovely and I might get one - thanks!

sotiredfornow Thu 20-Mar-14 14:48:34

Is it a faux pas to wear a cardi??? I'm so out of the loop! What 'should' be worn instead?

SinisterSal Thu 20-Mar-14 14:51:26

teal or dusky pink.

Would you go for a cropped style of cardi?

Ilovecoodomol Thu 20-Mar-14 17:29:58

That dress would actually look really nice with a cardigan left unbuttoned and a skinny belt to nip in the waist, the dress lends itself to that style, I think a belt will keep it looking glam.

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