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FraternalWedding Sat 02-Jul-16 20:09:10

My brother is getting married at the end of August in the UK. It will be a medium / large church, wedding.
I have in mind a dress and possibly slightly dressy lightweight coat / long jacket to go over it. I am 5ft 5 , just under 10 stone and slightly apple shaped, usually about a 12. I suit navy / blues , some shades of silvery grey, some champagne type shades, and certainly feel most comfortable in those.

To give you an idea I thought Shakira Caine looked lovely at Jerry Hall's wedding except a shiny dress would do me no favours.

NB I am not so beautiful as she nor do I have her budget.

Does anyone have a clue where to start looking? My budget is more high st than designer.

Any suggestions welcome.

Lucked Sat 02-Jul-16 21:09:22

The longer coat will be more difficult at this time of year, I thought LK Bennett but none at the moment. windsmoor have these ins but they are quite old. How old are you?

For clean lines I think reiss, LK bennett some Karen millen.

Lucked Sat 02-Jul-16 21:14:47

This is a lovely coat and there is a matching dress but not sure what you would wear under it if you want separates.

Also saw this blue one but I am not convinced.

Pinkcadillac Sat 02-Jul-16 21:16:17

Coats are difficult, It seems that there aren´t many options in the hight street, most jackets are cropped

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Lucked Sat 02-Jul-16 21:22:22

These are not the colours you have mentioned but I they are shades of pink that would suit a lot of people.


Pinkcadillac Sat 02-Jul-16 21:30:48

This coat is lovely

Pinkcadillac Sat 02-Jul-16 21:33:24

the coat ^^ would look nice with a this dress:


justbogoff Sat 02-Jul-16 21:35:44

HoF have a Windsmoor Paul Costello pale blue dress and coat, look lovely.
Will link.

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annandale Sat 02-Jul-16 21:43:58

Possibly too high necked for an apple? here

FraternalWedding Sat 02-Jul-16 22:18:51

Thank you all - can't just do it right this minute but will definitely look through all these and report back. Really appreciate your help - I was starting to be a not seeing wood for trees so this is brilliant.

Lucked Sat 02-Jul-16 22:22:09

Nice navy dress the outnet

Lucked Sat 02-Jul-16 22:34:34

Pale pink coat here

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