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Anyone want to help me find a dress for a Vegas wedding (I'm not the bride)

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TimetohittheroadJack Mon 23-May-16 19:47:41

Could anyone help me find a dress?

We are going to Vegas for my friends wedding. I'm 5ft 7 size 12/14. I've got good legs and arms, OK boobs but not a great belly. I usually like fit and flare, skater style dresses.

I was thinking of a green halter neck (but not a vintage style) and had planned on wearing my nude louboutins.

I'm not keen on phase right as they are s bit long - would prefer a bit shorter (but not ass skimming) .

My budget is up to 200 quid (ish) - any suggestions would be greatly recieved!!

TimetohittheroadJack Mon 23-May-16 19:48:03

Phase right = phase eight!

MrsLettuce Mon 23-May-16 19:58:19

too long and not green enough?
the jade version of this? over budget
maybe? Only a 12. Not strictly halter neck but the right shape no less, I think

TimetohittheroadJack Mon 23-May-16 20:10:55

Oh I like the green Michael kors one - I'm going to have to see if I can find better photos of that one!

Just reading the other thread about tulle skirts too- I'm loving them too!

MrsLettuce Mon 23-May-16 20:14:54

Yes those are nice. ASOS have a green midi one that looks good but I've not happened across any shorter ones.

MrsLettuce Mon 23-May-16 20:16:03

There isn;t actually a lot of green about at all ATM.

TimetohittheroadJack Mon 23-May-16 20:23:12

My go to colour is red - but the last two weddings I've wore a red dress so wanted something different! I pale skinned and blonde so don't really suit yellow/orange, I'm not really a pastel colour fan and I don't want black. Obviously not white either- I'm a bit stuck!

MrsLettuce Tue 24-May-16 22:31:45

Oooh, look what I just stumbled across!

TimetohittheroadJack Wed 25-May-16 14:53:23

Inspired by another thread I've bought this tulle skirt and am going to try it with a red top. I've no idea if I will look ridiculous (in 38!) but I'm going home today via an oasis to try that green dress Mrs lettuce. Love love the colour just concerned that I might just look fat as it's not fitted.

TimetohittheroadJack Wed 25-May-16 14:54:10

Sorry for that ridiculously long link!

TimetohittheroadJack Fri 27-May-16 08:13:00

So the tulle skirt came - and my illusions of looking glam and fab in it are shattered. I look like an old fat fairy . I've got a selection of dresses coming from Very - and the green oasis one, so fingers crossed ....

Pisssssedofff Fri 27-May-16 17:23:20

Isn't green bad luck at weddings ? My mother wore it to mine. Not with groom and don't talk to her 13 years later 😂

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