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Outfit to wear with these shoes!

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Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 17:03:08

These were my wedding shoes. It's our first anniversary coming up and we are in London and I want to wear them on one Eve when we go to the theatre. But I have no idea what to wear them with! I don't want to go to dressy.

I am a size 16-18 with huge boobs (which I like covered with my upper arms).

I like vintage looking outfits, don't tend to wear a lot of jeans.

I've looked on Pinterest and seen some lovely outfits but just can't picture them on me!

Any ideas?

Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 17:03:43

Oops! These are the shoes!

Nettletheelf Sat 18-Jun-16 19:12:12

A blue checked pinafore and a basket? If you live in Kansas.

Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 19:13:37


Nettletheelf Sat 18-Jun-16 19:13:41

...but being serious, they look very 1920s. So they would look good with the tubular dresses and skirts that were popular then.

Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 19:14:32

Ah I don't know if I could pull that off, will have a look though!

mrsclooneytoyou Sat 18-Jun-16 19:15:36

Just wanted to say fabulous shoes op

Nettletheelf Sat 18-Jun-16 19:22:18

I was looking at 1920s fashion earlier (reading a book set in that era so wanted to visualise it). This link illustrates the shape I mean.

Blueberryblueberry Sat 18-Jun-16 19:22:32

Was going to suggest skinnies and a lovely top if you didn't want too dressy but saw you don't like jeans. 50s Prom style dress, pencil skirt/fitted top or fitted shift? Show off the boobs grin

choppolata Sat 18-Jun-16 20:25:58

I would go nautical and wear a Breton top with capris or a pencil skirt.

CeeCee00 Sat 18-Jun-16 20:42:03

Have a look at

Pinkcadillac Sat 18-Jun-16 21:12:27

this one from Collectif?

Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 21:14:29

That's cute, but I should have mentioned in my op that if I buy anything I am on a tight budget. But I own a massive collection of clothing Already so hoping for inspiration for a style of outfit that I can create with what I already have. If that makes sense!

Pinkcadillac Sat 18-Jun-16 21:23:22

or this

Pinkcadillac Sat 18-Jun-16 21:25:34

oh I see

In that case I'd go for a plain, simple dress

Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 21:51:32

I have a pretty pinafore style black dress I think I will wear. With either a white blouse underneath or a pale cream blazer, or a black blazer?

Or really casual and a denim jacket?

choppolata Sat 18-Jun-16 22:21:02

Pinny and blouse and a red flower in your hair?

Lj8893 Sat 18-Jun-16 22:24:17

Pinny?! As in my dress or an actual pinny?

Definetly not a red flower in my hair, bit matchy cliche with the shoes!

choppolata Sun 19-Jun-16 09:11:12

Yes pinny as in your pinafore dress, why would I suggest an apron?! I personally would wear something else red to avoid looking too much like Dorothy.

TSSDNCOP Sun 19-Jun-16 21:54:59

Black 7/8 trousers and either a black or white shirt.

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