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Dress to go with these shoes

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cityrat79 Fri 10-Jun-16 21:43:56

So, a few weeks back, I asked for help trying to find a dress for a friend's wedding. It's a church wedding, with a reception afterwards, and I will be doing a reading.

I have various dull foot problems which means that my choice of shoe is limited. A wise poster recommended that I sort out the shoes first, and find a dress to fit afterwards.

Here are the shoes! They are Crocs, but you'd never know! I love them, I can walk in them, they are non-negotiable !

I'm on a budget of about £50 for a dress. I am 5 foot 3, size 10 and a 32 DD. The lovely dress that someone showed me at Pepperberry, doesn't really go with the shoes. New suggestions very welcome!

Thanks in advance.

Topsyloulou Fri 10-Jun-16 22:15:23

The shoes are great, you'd never know they're crocs. DM has foot problems making it very hard for get to shoes so if she has a special outfit to get we always start with shoes & then find a dress.

Don't have any actual dress suggestions but I'd go for a plain navy & then pick out another of the colours in the shoes for the accessories.

SuckingEggs Fri 10-Jun-16 22:18:24

Any good?

SuckingEggs Fri 10-Jun-16 22:20:22


BBQueen Fri 10-Jun-16 22:23:30

This is nice, simple but stylish.

puddleduckmummy Fri 10-Jun-16 22:50:01

Oooh lovely shoes, wouldn't think they were crocs! Maybe a dress in one colour so you're not overpowered with lots of different colours?

cityrat79 Sat 11-Jun-16 08:29:03

Ooh - lovely suggestions, thank you. I really like the style of that second Oasis dress, but worry that that light coral will clash with the bright pink in the shoes. Having said that, I have zero innate fashion sense, so very happy to be corrected.

I like the idea of a navy dress too - maybe with a bright pink pashmina or something to pick out the pink in the shoes?

What are people's thoughts on hats? Fascinators? Necessary or a nuisance?

cityrat79 Sat 11-Jun-16 21:02:14

Hmm - what do we think of this?

Potentially with a fuschia wrap and fuschia fascinator to match the shoes?

KP86 Sat 11-Jun-16 21:45:30

Ok, now I have to ask - where did you get the shoes from? I have that style in flats (diff colour) and LOVE them.

cityrat79 Sat 11-Jun-16 21:54:37

Of all places, Sports Direct online! £20!

Now I just need someone with style sense to assemble the rest of the outfit for me...

LittleMissBossyBoots Sat 11-Jun-16 22:01:56

The second Oasis dress would look nice in the ochre rather than coral option.

Lucked Sat 11-Jun-16 22:04:35

Yes the yellow dress.

cityrat79 Sun 12-Jun-16 09:01:30

Aha! Good call. I hadn't realised it came in another colour!

And hat/fascinator and purse colours? Maybe navy?

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