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I have a navy polka dot dress to wear to dd2s sports day - what shoes?

(29 Posts)
Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:29:31

they must be flat really

silver birkies
or ballet flats

or what other suggestsions?

LadyCodofCOdford Tue 06-Jun-06 12:29:53

youa re doign a style survey for sports day fgs?

WelshBoris Tue 06-Jun-06 12:30:00

ballet flats sound good

LadyCodofCOdford Tue 06-Jun-06 12:30:07

( pease tell style of dress)

Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:30:59

(tis dd2s posh sports day, not dd1s comfy old state school one)

Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:31:35

dress shirt style with short (slightly puffed) sleeves and tie waist, knee length

LadyCodofCOdford Tue 06-Jun-06 12:32:07

i woudlnt wear a dress
so i cant help
surely dress need high heels?

Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:33:04

only trousers that fit atm are jeans

feel they are inappropriate

006 Tue 06-Jun-06 12:33:15

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:33:34

I think flats to make it more casual?

they work if you are above 5' 7"

FioFio Tue 06-Jun-06 12:33:39

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Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:33:46


Beetroot Tue 06-Jun-06 12:34:10


Blu Tue 06-Jun-06 12:34:31

Surely Silver Birkies will be fine?

It's still a kids sports day - not Ascot!


Beetroot Tue 06-Jun-06 12:34:36

i wear jeans to sports day btw..

SoupDragon Tue 06-Jun-06 12:34:51

Running spikes in case they have a Mums' Race.

LadyCodofCOdford Tue 06-Jun-06 12:35:40

i give no thoguth to sports day clothing
how odd
reminds me of hte sisnanah and trinny book wher it tells you what to wear to a PTA meeting fgs

Blu Tue 06-Jun-06 12:35:44

Wera a sack in case they have a sack race.

Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:35:51

it will be hot and posh

dress is very casual

FioFio Tue 06-Jun-06 12:35:51

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LadyCodofCOdford Tue 06-Jun-06 12:36:46

arf at BLU

FioFio Tue 06-Jun-06 12:36:52

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LadyCodofCOdford Tue 06-Jun-06 12:39:29

oi enid are you still in that post baby weight hting?

why not some cheapoid drawstrign trews

suzywong Tue 06-Jun-06 12:40:22


Enid Tue 06-Jun-06 12:43:10

not trying to impress

well no more than ususal

but have a stone to lose and no clothes that fit

anyway the dress is lovely and I will wear it and make all the bejeaned mums feel underdressed

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