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Suitable dress for a Christening for an 11 year old...

(4 Posts)
fivecandles Sun 31-Mar-13 09:15:31

...who could probably pass for 15. She is now too tall for children's sizes and would probably fit size 6 ladies. Want pretty but not girly or frilly and not sexy. WOuld be good if it wasn't too expensive but will pay £s for something nice that she also likes. TIA.

marialuisa Sun 31-Mar-13 09:29:03

My 5'4" just turned 12 year old has had some nice stuff from Topshop recently, otherwise Jack Wills does simple dresses that would work for a christening.Hard without knowing your/your daughter's tastes. I see stuff recommended on here for this age group that DD and I would find totally unacceptable.

AuntieStella Sun 31-Mar-13 09:39:16

Is she the one being Christened, or a guest at someone else's?

NaturalBlondeYeahRight Sun 31-Mar-13 09:51:23

....Have some nice bits. Jonnie B? I've got dresses from New Look teenage section for my two that are not sexy/too grown up before.

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