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60s/70s night without looking like fancy dress - help!

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freshstart Tue 16-May-06 11:50:39

Ok, Im going to tres classy hen night on saturday in blackpool.

The theme apparently is to wear 60s/70s outfit for the night out.

I dont want to look like Im in fancy dress though - can anyone suggest a few outfits?

cod Tue 16-May-06 11:53:06

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Gingerbear Tue 16-May-06 11:57:08

the very thing?

freshstart Tue 16-May-06 11:57:42

too old? im only bloody 25!!!

freshstart Tue 16-May-06 11:58:10

oooooooooooooooooooooo eck - would look hideous in that!

bundle Tue 16-May-06 11:59:32

have a look on the top shop website..on the main page there's a link to a red dress with a keyhole back that looks v 60's..if you did black eyeliner, neutral lips it would look good..

JackieNo Tue 16-May-06 12:01:34

There's a great op-art black and white one here (scroll down)

freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:01:47

ohhh that is really, really cute. What would be best footwear?

freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:02:57

(referring to red toppy dress, not as keen on black adn white and its pricier.)

cod Tue 16-May-06 12:03:15

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cod Tue 16-May-06 12:03:51

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freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:05:34

do new look have some in ? would be good to not spend much

Im going to go by the name of "trunky" inspired by twiggy

cod Tue 16-May-06 12:05:53

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freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:06:29

im not wasting trips, i need precise instruction! time is short

cod Tue 16-May-06 12:07:44

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cod Tue 16-May-06 12:07:59

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cod Tue 16-May-06 12:08:38

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cod Tue 16-May-06 12:09:33

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freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:10:03

my hair s quite twiggy like at the mo, so wont be needing a wig

what about footwear with a cute little shift dress

cod Tue 16-May-06 12:10:13

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JackieNo Tue 16-May-06 12:10:31

YOu could get some false eyelashes

freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:10:36

is that a bloke?

cod Tue 16-May-06 12:10:48

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freshstart Tue 16-May-06 12:11:29

i would so love false eyelashes, are they a bitch to apply

im going with 20 girls, average size 8. my size 12

really dont want to feel like a clown

bundle Tue 16-May-06 12:21:41

last time i was in boots they had some "natural" (ie not clumpy spider) eyelashes, they were about a fiver and looked lovely

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