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Wedding guest outfit - help me accessorize my dress!

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CherryDrops Thu 07-Jul-11 15:21:53

Hi everyone,

First thread I've started on here so my linking skills may be a bit dodgy but you all seem to be good at this sort of thing so I thought I'd ask your expert advice!

I am going to a wedding at the end of the month and am planning to wear this dress, which I got for my birthday earlier in the year.

I'm 5'10, size 10 with fairly long light brown hair and am planning to fake tan (if any of that makes a difference!). Because I'm tall I don't like to wear massive heels but will wear moderate sized heels (i.e. not ugly kitten heels but not massive platforms).

I was thinking maybe gold to accessorize, but don't want to look boring and one-dimensional. What do you think? Need shoes and a clutch bag of some description plus some jewellery. Any suggestions would be much appreciated!

worldgonecrazy Thu 07-Jul-11 15:29:07

I'm not sure how true the colour is on the internet. Have you thought about doing something with the current colour blocking/contrast theme, so maybe purple clutch and shoes?

tethersend Thu 07-Jul-11 15:35:09

yy to colour- green shoes and yellow clutch. Or yellow shoes.

tethersend Thu 07-Jul-11 15:38:43

Or these shoes with a blue clutch

CherryDrops Thu 07-Jul-11 15:39:51

Yes, I was thinking I needed some colour, just didn't know which one or how to introduce it without going overboard. The colour looks slightly darker in the picture, it's a bright coral colour.

Alltopsyturvy Thu 07-Jul-11 19:53:38

I'd definitely go for a lilacy purple or a navy for shoes and clutch. LK Bennet outlet could be worth a look, or Dune.

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