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Mummyreindeerlegz Thu 15-Dec-16 10:35:16

Dh and I have been invited to a drinks company being held by his new boss. What on earth do I wear? It's two days after Christmas so I'll be fighting the post Christmas bulge. I'm 5ft3 and a size 10/ 12 at the moment so I'll be firmly a 12 then. I'm 34 and a stay at home parent at the moment so totally out of the loop.

I'll probably wear some sort of shape wear as I have a post section tummy that needs a lot of help.

Help me please :-)

seefeld Thu 15-Dec-16 11:41:59

Where's the party being held?

Mummyreindeerlegz Thu 15-Dec-16 13:46:41

At his bosses home. London somewhere.

Mummyreindeerlegz Thu 15-Dec-16 13:47:08

(Toddler induced poor post writing, sorry!)

Mummyreindeerlegz Thu 15-Dec-16 17:01:02

www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10701_10001_54488%20044344300_-1

Does this look ok?

skippy67 Thu 15-Dec-16 17:08:48

I like that a lot.

Mummyreindeerlegz Thu 15-Dec-16 19:00:12

I Hope it's flattering. I've ordered some shape wear.

Sonotkylie Fri 16-Dec-16 09:23:40

Gorgeous and perfect. Do you have control top tights? Might be easier than shapewear plus tights.

Mummyreindeerlegz Fri 16-Dec-16 10:06:03

I've ordered a wear your own bra shapewear thing that has a poppered gusset.

www.riverisland.com/women/shoes--boots/boots/black-velvet-glitter-heel-ankle-boots-691249?sem=1&cmpid=PLA&istCompanyId=28d3cba5-6749-43eb-904c-61b8cc01cf80&istItemId=xwptxpqxrw&istBid=tzti&gclid=CjwKEAiAvs7CBRC24rao6bGCoiASJABaCt5DbioCxbiEpU9qHkvOWN-X36Q6MWlZIvzbWyRXl5jYNxoC_kTw_wcB

Are these hideous or would they work?

ohyecannaeflingpieces Fri 16-Dec-16 10:25:37

Ooh that glitter doesn't look very grown-up to me, and they're a bit clumpy. The dress is so classy; I'd probably try a simpler shoe.

Mummyreindeerlegz Fri 16-Dec-16 10:45:33

Yes I was thinking they might be too teenage.

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