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1920s afternoon/tea dress - inspiration needed

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Mercedes Thu 27-Mar-14 23:40:42

I am going to a themed event at the week-end and need to put together an outfit which works as a 1920's afternoon dress.

I've got a black velvet dress which could do as an evening dress but would look out of place as an afternoon outfit.

Any ideas what I should be looking for to cobble together an outfit?

Valdeeves Fri 28-Mar-14 07:31:20

You need seething with a drop waist or a long top and long skirt. I 'd go for pastels - try the charity shops!

Valdeeves Fri 28-Mar-14 07:31:38

It's all about having a straight silhouette

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