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This blouse. Is it nice?

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frillyflower Wed 08-Jun-11 21:44:56

here

Collision Wed 08-Jun-11 21:52:03

It's ok.

Bit high necked for me.

Nice colour.

What is the occasion?

applecrumbleandcream Wed 08-Jun-11 22:03:17

Looks very crumpled on the picture, not really keen on it sorry.

HollyBollyBooBoo Wed 08-Jun-11 22:12:22

Gorgeous! Absolutely love it, would look lovely with dark jeans. Now I want it!

chocolateteabag Wed 08-Jun-11 22:14:10

Yes if you have small boobs but not if you are bigger than a c cup.
It's the gathers up to the neck - will look good if you have good shoulders/small boobs/long neck but will make big ones look bigger.

I'd wear it with long navy crepey trousers (except I wouldn't as I am a 32G and it would look crap on me)

FrancesFarmer Wed 08-Jun-11 22:14:31

It' a pity it's so crumpled because otherwise, it's v. pretty.

whoneedssleepanyway Wed 08-Jun-11 22:14:34

I have the patterned version and love it wear it to work or with jeans. Is fab.

www.phase-eight.co.uk/fcp/product/warehouse/Blouses/Gaiety-Print-Blouse/500724000

ParanoidEyes Wed 08-Jun-11 22:17:00

I love it. Nice to see a top that doesn't have tits flopping out of it.

applecrumbleandcream Wed 08-Jun-11 22:17:39

Yes I prefer the floral version, that is really pretty and looks much nicer imo.

FrancesFarmer Wed 08-Jun-11 22:18:16

Wow, that one looks great, Whoneedssleep.

Perhaps the first blouse looks as good but is let down by poor photography.

bigbadbarry Wed 08-Jun-11 22:18:36

Ooh! Bought this in cream last year, didn't know they'd made new colours. I love it, it feels great on and I like the high neck. N

bigbadbarry Wed 08-Jun-11 22:19:24

Ooh! Bought this in cream last year, didn't know they'd made new colours. I love it, it feels great on and I like the high neck. NIce to feel dressed up without cleavage smile

Sariska Wed 08-Jun-11 22:19:48

Well I have it so I like it.

Colour is gorgeous, high neck works on me (tall, long neck, not particularly well-endowed in the chest department), fabric doesn't look crumpled in RL. And it's versatile: so far I've worn it under a suit for work and with wide leg indigo flared jeans.

Now, do you like it, OP?

Hassled Wed 08-Jun-11 22:21:45

I like it - and I don't understand why I like it, because in theory the whole high-neck flower thing should be hideous. But it's not hideous at all - and the colour is lovely. Prefer the fuschia to the floral version.

frillyflower Wed 08-Jun-11 22:42:21

I really like it. I love the colour and it's very versatile I think.

I thought I would wear it with a black pencil skirt and black kitten heels.

Only thing is that as sleeves bit is sheer your bra straps sow. Does that matter?

frillyflower Wed 08-Jun-11 22:42:58

Or 'bra straps show' even!

FrancesFarmer Wed 08-Jun-11 22:46:37

Does that matter? Yes, they absolutely must not show!

frillyflower Wed 08-Jun-11 22:47:44

Then I must wear without bra!

partyhats Wed 08-Jun-11 23:18:54

I like it. I think you have to be a certain shape to carry it off though i.e long neck, slim with good shoulders (not slopey like mine, I've always wanted a shoulder transplant if there was such a thing)

5DollarShake Thu 09-Jun-11 02:27:24

Ooh it's gorgeous - love the colour in the OP.

whoneedssleepanyway Thu 09-Jun-11 09:45:14

or wear strapless bra or one with nude coloured strap...

bigbadbarry Thu 09-Jun-11 12:36:53

With my cream one I can get away with a nude bra underneath - the shouldery bit are sheer but not that sheer, so it is ok.

madammecholet Thu 09-Jun-11 16:15:12

My mum has that in black and also in grey, really suits her. Too fussy for me tho...

ohnelly Thu 09-Jun-11 21:00:16

Love it

MrsCampbellBlack Thu 09-Jun-11 21:05:43

I think its lovely and am not generally a fan of phase 8. I'd wear it with white skinnies.

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