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SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 19:18:41

I'm going to a wedding rception (not the service) next weekend and need a new outfit.
I'm tall, 5"11 and a dress size 18. I have a highstreet budget.
Inspiration is much needed smile

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 19:35:33

Just lots of questions from me for now, I'm afraid smile

What colours do you like? Body shape? Colouring? Actual budget? Are we looking for a dress? Do you have any shoes or bags you' d lime to make use of?

BelieveinWigan Wed 12-Feb-14 19:38:07

www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10701_10001_36194+158297024_-1 something like this?

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 19:38:19

Oh yes, and, do you do heels?

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 19:45:52

My favourite colour is green. I am quite pale, brown hair that I'm hoping to wear down, but don't get me started on hairstyles wink sad
I reckon I'm pear shaped.........maybe apple, have never been able to work it out properly. My shoulders are as wide as my hips, I think.
I don't really have an 'actual' budget, but don't want to spend loads because I'll probably never wear it again due to being a saddo who doesn't get out much!
I don't do big heels because they make me taller than dp but can do little kitten heels. I don't do open toe shoes. I have a black clutch, but have no problem buying accessories to match an outfit I find.

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 19:46:53

That's nice Believe

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 19:46:59

LBD
another
I ^love^ this in all 3 colours

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 19:48:07

x post there! Thank you.

Will have a look for greens.

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 19:54:06

Thanks Mrs Can I wear black to a wedding? I thought that was a no-no, or is that just if yiu go to the service too?

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 19:55:42

Black is fine with bright accessories, even for day. It's looking funeral that's wrong but TBH that's also perfectly possible with navy too.

BelieveinWigan Wed 12-Feb-14 20:16:41

www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10701_10001_62575+K1838A027_-1 love this

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 20:17:51

That is nice believe How would I wear something like that?

BelieveinWigan Wed 12-Feb-14 20:23:07

With either flats or a block heel black or blue would work. smile

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 20:26:02

I like
this

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 20:27:44

Leggings? Tights? Clear? Jacket? Cardigan? Shawl?

BelieveinWigan Wed 12-Feb-14 20:33:42

That is nice smile I'd say black tights and shoes but yes to a shawl

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 20:35:52

Hmm. I do like the butterfly one.

BelieveinWigan Wed 12-Feb-14 20:38:00

It's really pretty

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 20:57:12

green

SilveryMoon Wed 12-Feb-14 21:27:07

oooohhhhh, that's nice

MrsLettuce Wed 12-Feb-14 21:38:06

these shoes would be great with the green dress. you'd need a bit of detail in the bag though, I think. MAybe along the lines of this, possibly.

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