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Can anyone find an evening dress for a norky size 10 for less than £100?
So I need to find an evening dress which fits 28G norks, isn't super expensive and which isn't velvety (I don't like the look). I'm looking for simple and classic.
I'm shortish (5'4") and don't have any smart shoes either - nearest I've got are patent black wedges, so I need something that at least vaguely goes with them (buying shoes is a nightmare which I don't have time for right now).
Colour wise I'm quite open. I don't do patterns or fussiness, and I certainly don't want sequins or any sort of glittery detailing.
Are there any S&B wizards who might give me some ideas? I usually like Phase 8 for work dresses but none of their evening stuff looks good to me - too middle aged (I am middle aged, but you know what I mean).
Purple I like that a lot (and its purple :-) ) but the back would mean a bra shows and I definitely need a bra. And I don't have a racer back one (well apart from my sports bra but that's not the look in going for!).
I'm the same height and bra size as you OP so understand the difficulties! Try www.saintbustier.com - they do a good collection of dresses from various designers that work with generous bosoms. I'd also recommend Vivienne Westwood dresses - perhaps you'll get lucky in the sales at the moment? Many are cut to flatter busy figures. Good luck!
It isn't next clothes ( they don't fit me ) but they sell brands on their website . They call it label so filter all the next stuff out . They sell whistles , oasis , warehouse etc .. lipsy have great dresses though .
I would look at House of Fraser web site. They have their sale on still and there are some bargains. Jaeger also have a long black dress on their sale site for £105 which is classy. I would also look at lace which is flattering.
Somebody mention Joanne clothing on the lala land thread, have a look and see if you like anything on there. The prices seem quite reasonable but I've never ordered from there before so I can't vouch for quality.