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Can I wear this dress with opaque tights to a wedding?

(4 Posts)
HarlettOScara Wed 05-Aug-15 21:51:49

I have this dress

Just received an unexpected invite to a wedding in October. We are moving house soon and money is tight so I'd prefer not to buy another dress that I may not wear again.

I bought this dress recently. It's 50s style swing shape which suits me. I would change the belt for a red one that I already have. However, I'd need to wear fairly opaque tights for various reasons:
1. My legs are not my best feature
2. It's October in Ireland and therefore likely to be freezing
3. I have a fairly large tattoo on my lower leg that I'd prefer not to have on full display for a conservative wedding (DP's family...if it was my own I wouldn't care about showing it).

What do you think?

burnishedsilver Wed 05-Aug-15 22:00:45

Sounds good to me.

I'm in Ireland too. It's cold enough now for opaques!

HarlettOScara Wed 05-Aug-15 22:06:58

Too right it's cold enough now for tights! I'm still wearing bits of last year's winter wardrobe for work!

MotherBluestocking Wed 05-Aug-15 22:38:51

Yes, but maybe keep the black belt and go for coloured tights?

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