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Post baby wedding outfit HELP!

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thisisawindow Sun 03-Jan-16 21:51:37

I'm going to a wedding next weekend (!) and am 6 weeks post-birth.

Normally a slim-ish 12 with small boobs, I like bold colours, body con style and mini skirts. I'm now a wobbly 14. My normal clothes don't fit, I have only worn leggings and t-shirts for 6 months, and to top it off I have no money.

Oh, and I'm breastfeeding.

So, PLEASE can anyone help under the following criteria:
1)breastfeedable
2) not mum frumpy
3)cheap
4)comfy
5) no a-line skirts

I really like the look of this (but neckline unsuitable for breastfeeding and they don't have my size).
www.topshop.com/en/tsuk/product/clothing-427/dresses-442/petite-knot-front-midi-dress-4789724?bi=200&ps=200

mrsvilliers Sun 03-Jan-16 22:29:08

How about this? www.phase-eight.com/fcp/product/phase-eight/all-sale/kimono-sleeve-maxi-dress/203238050 You could pull the top down to feed and cover yourself with a scarf if you felt exposed. I found low cut maxi dresses v useful if needed to look smart when breastfeeding. They prob have loads more in the sale, this was just the first one I saw. Have a fun time! I took a four month old to a wedding and he slept like a log throughout the evening entertainment smile

Twinklestar2 Sun 03-Jan-16 22:33:53

Try Seraphine. The outlet prices are quite reasonable.

thisisawindow Mon 04-Jan-16 18:15:32

Thanks for the replies! Thank you so much for the idea MrsVilliers, but anything that floatly is going to make me feel very fat indeed! I'll have a look at the rest of the phase8 sale.

and thanks Twinklestar2, I will have a look there too, although not my usual style.

any other ideas? v-neck, stretchy, maybe a bit trendy (am i expecting too much!!)

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