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Apple - don't want to be a bauble

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Fuctifano Tue 20-Nov-12 20:10:50

I am a typical apple and I fear that at times I look positively spherical. I'm looking for a black dress for the festive season. Nothing too partyish as I mostly have nights in with family and friends to look forward to. Nothing too expensive as I can't justify it. I'm 38, 5'6, size 16 big of boob and belly and relatively shapely of leg. I'd like something comfortable can't be arsed breathing in during the charades.

I like www.bravissimo.com/pepperberry/products/dresses/long-sleeve-dresses/drape-jersey-dress/black/pd136blk/?show=16&sort=1&level=1

and direct.asda.com/george/womens/dresses/lace-trim-tunic-dress/G004024225,default,pd.html

or www.damselinadress.co.uk/shop/dresses/day-dresses/capri-dress-black.aspx

I'd like to dress it up with lace tights and heels or down with a scarf and boots. I know I don't ask much do I...

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