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jessicasmummy Mon 21-Feb-05 21:33:07

..... a wedding outfit for my brothers wedding in may - i will be 18 weeks pg and want to look "nice" and not necessarily too pg!

Budget of £50 for outfit and £50 for accessories!

galaxy Mon 21-Feb-05 21:38:34

Try from here to

jessicasmummy Mon 21-Feb-05 21:42:42

not much choice....

galaxy Mon 21-Feb-05 21:43:59

Dunno I didn't browse...just know someone who bought a nice outfit from there. What about Formes or going for a Monsoon dress in a larger size?

irishbird Mon 21-Feb-05 21:44:51

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jessicasmummy Tue 22-Feb-05 10:32:54

bumpity bump sorry! need some links!

jessicasmummy Tue 22-Feb-05 10:33:17

and should add im a size 14 at the moment, and only 5 foot tall!

joesy Tue 22-Feb-05 10:34:55

Check out next maternity.

PiccadillyCircus Tue 22-Feb-05 10:35:48

When I was pregnant with DS and went to BIL's wedding, I was about 20 weeks pregnant I think. I wore a dress from Blooming Marvellous (I'll see if I can find it on line).

One of DH's cousins is getting married "this summer" - I am hoping it is towards the beginning rather than the end as DS2/DD is due on 22nd September .

jessicasmummy Tue 22-Feb-05 10:37:49

its going to be a "big" do - church meal reception the works, and i really need something that will be comfortable, but stylish.... obviously dont want to outdo the bride, but something that will make dh go "wow" - he is wearing a kilt, so i cant really take on board what colour shirt or anything he is wearing!!!

PiccadillyCircus Tue 22-Feb-05 10:38:24

Have found it here .

I wore a pashmina type thing with it and a large hat. I looked lovely .

I'm normally an 8-10 and got it in a size 8.

PiccadillyCircus Tue 22-Feb-05 10:40:19

Oh and the wedding was in London and we walked from the church to the reception (around Chancery Lane I think). DH and I went into a cafe and he got a coffee (can't remember why). For some reason I was carrying one of the bridesmaids bouquets and DH was in morning dress so I think we looked as if we had just got married .

woodpops Tue 22-Feb-05 10:49:24

Will you need maternity clothes being only 18 weeks. With ds I didn't start showing till 22ish weeks and dd was a bit earlier at 20 weeks.

jessicasmummy Tue 22-Feb-05 10:53:48

well, you see i dont know.... but im quite tubby at the moment and i just keep thinking im going to be massive! as i was something a bit loose fitting would it be best to buy maternity?

grumpyfrumpy Tue 22-Feb-05 11:03:37

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LIZS Tue 22-Feb-05 11:21:13


I bought a dress from Next Petite Maternity in anticipation of a Christening when I would have been around 5 months with my 2nd - it was still so huge even then, and never got worn even at term, so I'd go for something from a normal range but with a bit of give, iyswim, or a maternity skirt with button elastic and a special looking top.

WestCountryLass Tue 22-Feb-05 14:45:04

What sort of colours do you go for? Are you a girly pink person or an earthy neutral tones kind of a gal?

jessicasmummy Tue 22-Feb-05 14:47:38

girlie pink im afraid!!!!

WestCountryLass Tue 22-Feb-05 14:55:44

Ah no, i'm a girly pink girl too but best ti find something in right colurs as otherwise no good. Will have a look...

WestCountryLass Tue 22-Feb-05 15:00:05

Think you might have to wait until more spring/summer stuff comes out as very drab stuff at Next and Dorothy Perkins etc at the mo :-(

jessicasmummy Tue 22-Feb-05 15:02:13

thanks for that.... hopefully it wont be too long. really want to get it all out of the way before i start feeling too tired to shop!

WestCountryLass Tue 22-Feb-05 21:56:09

Found these ensembles:

Both would look lovely with a pashmina (they aren't chav are they?).

Maybe the ruched round tow court shoes in pink:

and the bow chain bag in cream:

Any good?

milward Tue 22-Feb-05 22:04:16

You might find something in H&M's maternity section.

Newbarnsleygirl Tue 22-Feb-05 22:16:58

Topshop have started to do matenity clothes now JM and they're very nice.


Congrats again

Newbarnsleygirl Tue 22-Feb-05 22:18:57

It did'nt work, try this


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