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PLEASE can anyone help me with a maternity size 8 black maternity dress for wedding????

(21 Posts)
mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 15:50:18

My brother is getting married in 4 weeks and i will be 33 weeks. Im desperate to find a dress that i actually like let alone one that is flattering!

I want it to be black as im only short and bump is huge and black takes the attention away from it abit. IDeally i want a long dress (struggling to shave legs and v pale!!) and clingy in right places but at the same time 'floaty' yeah i know i ask ALOT!!grin

Any help?? Willing to buy off anybody on here!!

wellbalanced Tue 02-Sep-08 16:01:35

I have a lovely Mama's and papa's silk dress that is black with a purple underlay, Brand new with tags Label still on Cost £75 But its a size 10.
Send me yor email add ill send you pics if interested.

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 16:12:03

where should i send it to? What are M&P like on sizing? Generous or 'normal'?

wellbalanced Tue 02-Sep-08 16:13:14

click on my name and send me personal msg-think can do that?

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 16:15:46

i dont have CAT if thats what you mean?

wellbalanced Tue 02-Sep-08 16:15:52

No dont think you can ive just checked!!!
I dont really want to give out my email address as friends on here dont know im pregnant so people dont know my username-sorry to confuse things!!

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 16:16:53

no problem know what you mean, i dont like to give mine out either as its my full name plus use for business.

Anyone else out there to save me???

Majeika Tue 02-Sep-08 16:19:10

come on you two! that sounds like a perfect dress......could you not put your address up for 2 mins and then get it deleted!

do it tonight and have Mumsnet on standby to delete the address!!

SparklyGothKat Tue 02-Sep-08 16:19:53

If you look at my profile, you can see a pic of me at a wedding at 31 weeks. Mine is a size 10 so no good for you, but is it something like you were looking for but its from Jojo Mama bebe.

wellbalanced Tue 02-Sep-08 16:22:54

Im trying to think of an easier way to do it? I dont mind mad4my baby having my email add but dont wanna put it on here.
Also ill just explain, i didnt want £75 for the dress just incase that put you off i was just meaning thats what i bought it for but unfortunatly i never wore it as had no bump! So its brand new and dying for a new home, would love you to see pics (not sure how it will photograph thou as its black!!!)

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 17:12:23

ive just set up another email acc so use and we can go from there!!

wellbalanced Tue 02-Sep-08 17:16:26

Ok ill do that.... Thanks..
Bear with me im not good with pics but ill do it now!!!!!

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 18:11:13

anybody else???

georgiemum Tue 02-Sep-08 18:15:29

oooooh lovely stuff

claremu Tue 02-Sep-08 18:36:43

got a really nice black dress from topshop maternity, but that was oxford st london so depends where you live but it was £35 and I've got loads of use out of it and fits really well - I am also size 8.
Personally I couldn't bring myself to spend much more and also TS is such good value and very fashionable, so worth going there - you don't want to look mumsy!

Rhian82 Tue 02-Sep-08 20:55:15

What about either of these:

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 21:37:01

will be too hot in long sleeves and i dont like the second one, thanks thou!

claremu Tue 02-Sep-08 21:39:22

Here is the dress I have in size 8: gId=19551&storeId=12556&categoryId=42395&parentcategoryrn=42391&productId=680937&langId=-1

Long link I know, I don't need it nay more so can send it to you if you are interested.

mad4mybaby Tue 02-Sep-08 21:57:56

that link doesnt seem to work....

claremu Fri 05-Sep-08 12:24:19

if you go to top shop maternity and dresses there is only one black one there, ha a bow tie under bust

woose Fri 05-Sep-08 13:20:27

I have a long black maternity dress from Blooming Marvelous. Size 8. I only wore it once. I loved it though and felt good in it. I could send it to you. Don't know about pictures etc. I could ask my DH when he gets home,

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