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comeagainforbigfudge Mon 26-Oct-15 08:02:48

From the 1920s era.

There are some beautiful expensive dresses but wwwaaayyyyyy to much money for a gal on a budget!!

I can't can't think of any websites apart from 50's era ones sad

Hope someone someone can help

Flappingandflying Mon 26-Oct-15 08:16:24

I have some awesome shoes for sale. A rather large size though. I also have a very beautiful silk dressing gown thingy. Pm me if interested.

herecomesthsun Mon 26-Oct-15 09:20:44

What is this for? A fancy dress party? What size and colouring are you?

howtorebuild Mon 26-Oct-15 09:24:48

Where are you looking at present?

comeagainforbigfudge Mon 26-Oct-15 10:15:13

It's for a party but more a theme than fancy dress. Thinking more subtle than flapper girl.

flapping I have wee fat feet sadly but thank you.

sun I'm a 16/18 (post baby undecided figure wink) yellow undertones with pink cheeks

rebuild I've just been googling if I'm honest, I have no idea where to look.

Although I'm starting to think channeling a bit of coco chanel might not go amiss?

Either wide legged trousers or a pleated skirt? I'm thinking simple but fabulous?

herecomesthsun Mon 26-Oct-15 11:37:06

I like www.asos.com/asos/asos-beautiful-embellished-maxi-dress-with-sequin-fringe-sleeves/prod/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=5566750&clr=Black&SearchQuery=fringe+dress&pgesize=36&pge=0&totalstyles=133&gridsize=3&gridrow=1&gridcolumn=2this

Lozislovely Mon 26-Oct-15 14:29:11

Not sure where you are in the country but there's a great shop in East Mids called Darcy's vintage and retro - www.darcysvintageandretrotreasures.co.uk

Always lots of clothing.

comeagainforbigfudge Mon 26-Oct-15 15:03:30

sun that's lovely, bit more than I have to spend though sadly.

Loz that looks like a fabulous shop! Not in right part of country for it though. Boo!

After doing some more research I think I'll channel my inner coco chanel and go for a little black dress grin with pearls of course! Now to trawl primark the shops to find one to suit smile

Thank you for your help though ladies. Helped me focus

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