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Do LK Bennett dresses come up small ?

(14 Posts)
Mosman Sat 13-Apr-13 12:17:37

Thank you x

MandragoraWurzelstock Sat 13-Apr-13 14:02:39

No, not to my knowledge but I've only ever shopped there once a few years ago. It was big if anything.

Mind you I took it back the next day as it was faulty and they were really rude and arsey about a refund so be careful if you're not sure x

Hopefully Sat 13-Apr-13 14:22:51

Not IME. I am a large 10/small 12, and a 10 there is fine for me.

noviceoftheday Sat 13-Apr-13 15:32:58

I think they're spot on. I am an annoying in between size, 6s can be too snug and 8s too loose. I have this dress in 2 colours, one in a 6 and the other an 8 (it was the sales!) and because their sizing s spot on, the 6 is a snug fit and the 8 quite loose. A tip for you though....if there is a dress you like, try and get it from John Lewis ( or house of Fraser) rather than LK bennett themselves. Their service is crap and their returns policy mean.

Mosman Sat 13-Apr-13 15:40:02

I want it sent internationally so hope it'll just fit

noviceoftheday Sat 13-Apr-13 17:45:34

John Lewis ship internationally. Fingers crossed for you!

HomeEcoGnomist Sat 13-Apr-13 17:47:23

They are just right in my experience
Davina is my all time favourite dress- have got 3 different colours blush

Laquila Sat 13-Apr-13 17:51:23

I've only ever tried on a couple from there but I seem to remember they do run a bit small - I'd err on the side of caution

LadyMountbatten Sat 13-Apr-13 17:51:42

on the back yes

wide on the thighs

Marylou2 Sat 13-Apr-13 20:53:40

No idea on sizing but 25% off with this months Marie Claire.x

Mendi Sat 13-Apr-13 21:00:09

If anything I'd say sizing in LK Bennett is on the large side. I'm a regular size 10 and get size 10 dresses from there taken in.

MoonlightandRoses Sat 13-Apr-13 21:07:05

I'm in the 'sizing is on the large side' camp (including their shoes - normally I'm a standard 36, but have never had a pair of shoes from there that didn't need insoles/heel grips).

NomDePlume Sat 13-Apr-13 23:08:22

Agree, if anything they are roomy. I have to wear at least a .5 size down in the shoes and generally size down by 1 in their clothing.

SarahGoodwin33 Sat 13-Apr-13 23:27:37

Agree with nomdeplume, shoes are deffo on large side, I'm an 8.5 but 7.5 fit me from lk.
Clothes wise possibly same. I have a 10 skirt from there but am minimum 12 elsewhere.

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