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Are fascinators naff or not? Please help!

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rhihaf Tue 26-Feb-13 15:53:04

Best mate's wedding this year, am wearing this:

It arrived today from ebay and looks quite good on. Thing is, can't wear heels as DH is a bit, well, short blush.
Do I wear a fascinator/hat with it?

Are they naff? If they're not [crossing fingers] what sort would go with the outfit? I'm a bit of a lovey at heart and quite like alternative stuff, but obviously don't want to steal attention from the bride... suggestions please lovely MNers!

I am 5'4", big boobs, pale skin, strawberry blonde/ginger hair. Will prob have a pashmina or something too.

Thanks in advance!

rhihaf Wed 27-Feb-13 14:30:52

Am liking the idea of a Side-do and flower combo, but I'm in the wilds of Wales unfortunately sad Although, most of the hairdressers around here could probably do a 50s look if I asked for something cutting-edge and modern grin

I might ask the ladies at my mothernbaby group - meeting tomoz, yey! - and see if anyone is good with hair. I am useless, honeslty can't even do a french plait and I love the look of a braid across the front of the head iykwim.

Love the swine and pearls website, likewise Lizzie's Hats, but I think I'm sold on the hair idea now! (skips off to youtube dramatic updos)

dewdrop - my mum agrees, it needs heels. You're both probably right...

HorraceTheOtter Wed 27-Feb-13 14:58:41

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

rhihaf Wed 27-Feb-13 15:37:17

Ordered on of those lovely girly petticoats yesterday Horracetheotter grin - it was dispatched today so watching for deliveries as we speak!

Love the hair too, thanks!

PretzelTime Wed 27-Feb-13 18:52:56

Don't worry OP I didn't mean to suggest that you should wear the boat one on your head to the wedding grin

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