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Nice tops that aren't floppy, baggy, faded or floral

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Ifihadmytimeagain Wed 05-Oct-16 11:52:51

or black or white or bright yellow.

I'm depressed. I've been trying to find some nice 'going out' tops to wear for when a dress is too much but a t-shirt is too casual and can't find anything that doesn't fall into one of the above categories.

I'm light coloured and broad shouldered so don't suit a lot of the whispy/hippy stuff that's around at the moment (I don't mind a cold shoulder though).

Can anyone offer any inspiration?

I've bought the lovely black coated jeggings from Next but have nothing to wear them with. sad

Believeitornot Wed 05-Oct-16 16:43:34

What's your budget? And your skin colouring/eye colour?

Ifihadmytimeagain Thu 06-Oct-16 23:06:26

Up to £100. Skin is fair/creamy/ivory, hair is light blonde, my eyes are grey.

blodynmawr Fri 07-Oct-16 09:03:35

Baukjen?. Great quality and there is usually a code doing the rounds somewhere...

Ifihadmytimeagain Fri 07-Oct-16 12:43:46

I used to buy a lot from them when they were just Isabella Oliver and while I like the quality and style, they are very plain and not very 'going outy' iykwim.

I like thier leather trousers but the cost is ££££££

Disabrie22 Fri 07-Oct-16 15:48:42

I feel the same - everything is also high necked which isn't always as flattering as a scoop? I'm broad shouldered too so I don't like the off the shoulder stuff either.

Ifihadmytimeagain Fri 07-Oct-16 17:42:02

Nightmare isnt it.

I tend to wear sleeveless tops now as it helps to narrow the shoulders. Need to tone my upper arms constantly though to avoid bingo wings.

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