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New Year's Eve party= yay. Fancy dress = boo.

(17 Posts)
MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 20:05:37

70s and 80s

I want to look nice.
Not Madonna.


ggirl Tue 23-Oct-12 20:06:39

god it's crap isn't it?

just go as futuristic 80's bird , and look fab

CeliaFate Tue 23-Oct-12 20:08:28

Olivia Newton John in Grease (after the transformation)
Elizabeth Taylor.
Bo Derek
Brooke Shields
Joan Collins

It won't matter once you're trollied, just dress up and pretend!

MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 20:09:21

Ooh. Olivia newton John can do.

MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 20:09:44

Al I need is those trousers. And a wig

SuePurblybilt Tue 23-Oct-12 20:15:31

Jane Fonda in workout gear?
Wonder Woman?

Actually no. I say Julia Roberts, pre the Big Mistake shopping session. Thigh Highs and all.

MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 20:17:13

Lol. But sandy I can do! Have all but the wig.

ggirl Tue 23-Oct-12 20:19:08


TaffyandTeenyTaffy Tue 23-Oct-12 20:24:17

Miss Piggy - then you can just uber-glam up for New Year, add a long blond wig and a piggy nose.

JudeFawley Tue 23-Oct-12 20:24:26

God I frickin' hate fancy dress - it makes me cringe.

We go to a NYE party with same group every year - last 2 years it has been fancy dress.

I have already announced I am NOT participating in dressing up this year.

But - my friends went as Barbara and Tom from the Good Life last year, (70s theme) complete with bottle of Peapod Burgundy.

vamosbebe Tue 23-Oct-12 20:27:03

Meryl Strepp has a fabulous wardrobe in Kramer vs Kramer

<sad film icon>

It doesn't have to be obviously nuts, does it?

MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 21:32:39

Miss piggy good idea too

MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 21:33:22

Lol at Barbara and Tom. I don't want to spend NYE in Wellies.

MaureenCognito Tue 23-Oct-12 21:35:25

Lol at wig gg

Dancergirl Tue 23-Oct-12 22:46:59

God, I hate fancy dress!

If you don't fancy it then don't! Get a nice glam dress, sexy shoes etc and turn up like that!

GreenEyesAndHam Wed 24-Oct-12 06:39:11

Go as the Green Goddess, or Mad Lizzie or Boy George

When did he do that thing of painting his neck black? Think that was 90's

Loveleopardprint Wed 24-Oct-12 08:54:16

Maxi dress with platform heels. Lots of blue eye shadow and flicked hair.

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