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MeerkatMerkin Fri 05-Apr-13 12:54:04

I have to attend a family funeral next week, the family have requested we wear bright colours (teenage boy - so sad). I'd like to wear yellow because of personal reasons relating to when I last saw my cousin. Has anyone seen any yellow dresses on the high street that are "appropriate" (used in the loosest sense as I appreciate yellow is not de rigueur for a funeral)?

I am on a budget so under £60 would be ideal. I'm 11 weeks pg so a bit bloated with it, apple shaped, normally a size 12, 5"4.

Barbie1 Fri 05-Apr-13 12:59:45

Have you looked here? www.asos.com/Women/Dresses/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=8799&via=lhn#state=Rf-200%3D6%40Rf-800%3D-1%2C147&parentID=Rf-800&pge=0&pgeSize=20&sort=-1

TolliverGroat Fri 05-Apr-13 13:00:42

Topshop have a few yellow dresses in at the moment.

Barbie1 Fri 05-Apr-13 13:01:15

Sorry posted too soon

www.asos.com/ASOS-Maternity/ASOS-Maternity-Shift-Dress-With-Pockets-And-3/4-Sleeve/Prod/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=2740250&cid=8799&Rf-200=6&Rf-800=-1,147&sh=0&pge=1&pgesize=20&sort=-1&clr=Chartreuse

Sorry for you loss x

MeerkatMerkin Fri 05-Apr-13 13:13:52

Just on asos at the mo. I didn't want to wear jersey - I'm still just about svelte enough not to need to. wink

tethersend Fri 05-Apr-13 13:39:20

I know it's a budget buster, but it's nice boden

So sorry to hear about your cousin.

tethersend Fri 05-Apr-13 13:40:08

cheaper hobbs

SirToffeeDoris Fri 05-Apr-13 14:00:27

Zara £46 (hopefully it is a bit lower down the leg on non-models)

flowers

NotAQueef Fri 05-Apr-13 14:08:54

this lemon one is nice, it looks a bit short, but the model is 5ft10!

NotAQueef Fri 05-Apr-13 14:14:07

Also maybe this one?

MeerkatMerkin Fri 05-Apr-13 16:34:47

Thanks for all these suggestions - luckily my favourite is the Zara one (and not the Boden one!) so I will see if I can find it in town tomorrow. The shoulder pads worry me as I have coat hanger shoulders as it is, but we'll see. smile

Barbie1 Fri 05-Apr-13 17:05:57

I like the zara one too smile it's pretty easy to remove the shoulder pads in zara clothes.

UniqueAndAmazing Fri 05-Apr-13 17:07:31

yes, take the pads out.

Tuppence2 Fri 05-Apr-13 18:08:13

Primark have some cute dresses in summer colours, and they aren't revealing or skimpy.

Ashoething Fri 05-Apr-13 18:10:37

I cant do links-sorry-but Lady Vintage online have a lovely yellow floral tea dress-think it is £30. It is my new fave online shop after it was recommended on here.

MeerkatMerkin Sat 06-Apr-13 11:48:36

Will pop to Primark this afternoon, thanks. smile

Some of those Lady Vintage dresses are gorgeous! Is the quality good? I found the one you're talking about and it is lovely but they only have it in stock in a 12, which normally would be fine but I'm wondering if it will be too constrictive in my current bloated state. Think I will see how I get on with more shift shapes for now.

TigerseyeMum Sat 06-Apr-13 17:55:43

I saw a Littlewoods one by Myleene watsit in a magazine today, it is yellow, crossover, v neck, £60. I actually quite liked it.

CharlieUniformNovemberTango Sat 06-Apr-13 18:04:09

m and co had a lovely yellow and grey flowery dress in.

Sorry to read about your cousin though sad

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