Have you found the perfect party dress? Do share...

(169 Posts)
NancyMumsnet (MNHQ) Fri 23-Nov-12 15:58:24

We're trying to compile a list of your most coveted Christmas and New Year party dresses and outfits in time for the festive season, and we'd really appreciate your help - so if there's something you've spotted while out and about or while browsing online, please post the link here and we'll pick some of the most popular ones.

<polite voice> This is thread for genuine MNers to post genuine recommendations. Please don't break our Talk Guidlines by posting spam...

Joycey29 Mon 26-Nov-12 21:56:09

Coast - green and sparkly sequins but I love it!

notanotter Mon 26-Nov-12 22:10:39

will have to starve before wearing...

notanotter Mon 26-Nov-12 22:14:06
tethersend Mon 26-Nov-12 23:24:53

peggyblackett Mon 26-Nov-12 23:26:28

Is the Phase 8 Agy dress too partyish for work? I love drapey dressed but I'm worried that may be OTT for in the office.

ouryve Mon 26-Nov-12 23:37:16

Dress?????

runs

strictlycaballine Mon 26-Nov-12 23:38:25

I have this Alice Temperley Please bear in mind that I am old and a bit wobbly-- classic dresser.

strictlycaballine Mon 26-Nov-12 23:39:03

Bum ... wobbly

QueenBOObread Tue 27-Nov-12 00:11:22

This is mine. Does wonders for my non-existant waist grin.

QueenBOObread Tue 27-Nov-12 00:12:37

Ach. Can't get the picture thingy to work.

UnrequitedSkink Tue 27-Nov-12 00:14:45

overmydeadbody your dress is beeeeyootiful! What's the sizing like, is it very clingy? Will it hide the 6lbs I need to lose?

QueenBOObread Tue 27-Nov-12 00:17:13

Last try!

FrogsgoLaDiLaDiLa Tue 27-Nov-12 01:09:16

I've just bought this. Hopefully with some sparkly accessories it'll take me from work to cocktails on a girly night out!

us.asos.com/Vila-Knit-Chiffon-Dress/yq50w/?iid=2457781&action=signout&mporgp=Lw..

FrankelDeBeauvoir Tue 27-Nov-12 08:01:22

You can't go wrong with the Davina from LK Bennett - I have it in 3 different colours blush

BIWI Cote D'Ivoire Tue 27-Nov-12 08:08:01

strictly - what do you mean 'old'?! I'm 53! grin

aMuminwaiting Tue 27-Nov-12 08:34:50

Got this in Chester as a treat to myself for surviving a rubbish year! It's super figure hugging and the material and cut make it look super expensive. It reminds me of a Karen Millen dress but for a fraction of the price. Love it.

aMuminwaiting Tue 27-Nov-12 08:35:23

My picture vanished!

strictlycaballine Tue 27-Nov-12 08:36:46

BIWI Ok well I shall just call myself wobbly then grin

aMuminwaiting Tue 27-Nov-12 08:39:35

Gonna have to be a link: http://www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10001_10001_007010736860_-1?breadcrumb=Home%7EDesigners%7EWomen

jj247 Tue 27-Nov-12 10:30:58

awimbaway next do a flapper dress this year:
http://www.next.co.uk/gl92062s2#l17546gl9

jj247 Tue 27-Nov-12 10:33:21

I'm PG though so will be more likely to be in something like this:
http://www.next.co.uk/g482016s2#786856g48

Hobbitation Tue 27-Nov-12 11:05:52

Some lovely dresses there. My pet hate at the moment is the panel dress.

I'm not going anywhere that requires wearing an LBD type dress this year, but if I were, I'd wear something like this with shiny leggings and and I already have some velvet high sandals in that colour with diamantés that would match.

www.dorothyperkins.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=1&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=33053&storeId=12552&productId=7813539&langId=-1&sort_field=Relevance&categoryId=208782&parent_categoryId=226988&pageSize=200

Hobbitation Tue 27-Nov-12 11:09:02

Let's try that again:

Hobbitation Tue 27-Nov-12 11:09:40

Let's try that again:

Djembe Tue 27-Nov-12 12:19:24

QueenBoo and Frogs - both stunning dresses! envy

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