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ok so I need a fascinator, please don't shoot me

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doesmycorspelookdeadinthis Mon 17-Oct-11 14:32:51

I need a fascinator to go with my verity oyster dress.

I have to wear something in my hair and I can't do hats as have very fine hair.

I know they are suppose to be naff but so be it.

Please please someone help me find something.

doesmycorspelookdeadinthis Mon 17-Oct-11 15:19:23

ok bumping shamelessly

chocolate or ivory?

mymuchness Mon 17-Oct-11 16:36:31

You could check out etsy or folksy?

doesmycorspelookdeadinthis Mon 17-Oct-11 17:15:21

No joy there.

Just found one I like and its out of stock.

Its so difficult as can't get to the shops so buying online is a bit of a gamble but
not sure where else I can look.

doesmycorspelookdeadinthis Mon 17-Oct-11 17:22:54

Would this

http://www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10001_10001_087010505174_-1

go with this

http://www.stylecompare.co.uk/product/phase-eight/verity-draped-shift-dress-oyster

doesmycorspelookdeadinthis Mon 17-Oct-11 17:23:57

www.stylecompare.co.uk/product/phase-eight/verity-draped-shift-dress-oyster

www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10001_10001_087010505174_-1

YouCantTeuchThis Mon 17-Oct-11 17:24:40

coast

ivory

hatinator

flower

HotBurrito1 Mon 17-Oct-11 17:48:09

They should be called abominators wink. Why not get some pretty clips like this or this?

Gillybobs Mon 17-Oct-11 18:21:45

I have this hairclip to wear to a wedding on saturday..its down to £7 ...here

MinnieBloodBar Mon 17-Oct-11 18:30:02

Gilly I'd call that a fascinator [unhelpful]

No helpful advice, but I like them too. And I love the verity dress and it would totally suit me but I have nowhere to wear it to never mind the money

Gillybobs Mon 17-Oct-11 18:43:37

Its not like any fascinator Ive seen. Quite small in RL and discreet compared to fascinator Id say. Anyway, thought it was a nice subtle compromise as Im not a fan of the big curly wurly things on top of my bonce.

OhBuggerandArse Mon 17-Oct-11 18:53:31

Nice, not naff things here: tramp millinery

perfumedlife Mon 17-Oct-11 18:58:56

No one needs a fascinator grin

HTH

perfumedlife Mon 17-Oct-11 18:59:36

Those are lovely OhBuggerArse.

Northumberlandlass Mon 17-Oct-11 19:00:23

I would say no, but then again I'm not particularly into fascinators. I am more of a tussled hair, with large flower clip type of girl. smile

perfumedlife Mon 17-Oct-11 19:01:55

Op, your dress is beautiful, but think about wearing a brighter clip/fascinator/shoes/bag or you will risk the grey/beige overkill and kind of disappear. Some purple or orange would really zing out the outfit.

pink4ever Mon 17-Oct-11 19:05:59

monsoon have a gorgeous animal print fascinator/headband thing-its in the sale I think and bloody gorgeous!

FlabbyGleek Mon 17-Oct-11 19:06:56

I like this one:

couture-headwear.hatsandfascinators.com/fascinator-headpieces/53

but the ones on the tramp link are lovely!

Gillybobs Mon 17-Oct-11 19:09:02

I agree with perfumed, the Verity dress in oyster needs some oomph added by accessories. I bought leopard print/gold sandals and clutch to go with mine. Beige/cream accessories are a bit meh with it

SolarPrestigeAGammon Tue 18-Oct-11 03:24:59

Gorgeous dress. Why don't you go with an over-the-top buttonhole flower (on your bag if it's going to spoil your dress) rather than those silly head things.

BarryKent Tue 18-Oct-11 04:36:34

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

doesmycorspelookdeadinthis Tue 18-Oct-11 09:40:37

I agree that it needs to be oommph up a bit.
Ok I have gold shoes to go with the dress and have brought a gold/pale nude flower type clip thingy.

Have decided to do hair in a side bun casual look so hopefully it will look alright.

Just need a bag now and all sorted. Was thinking about a beaded type small bag.

Any ideas?

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