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Wedding evening guest dress help!

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traceyturnblatt Sat 18-Feb-17 17:33:20

I've been invited by a close friend to her evening do in April- I'll be 36 weeks pregnant and I can't seem to find a dress that doesn't look like I'll be wrapped in cling film and bursting at the seams, or ones that have a weird bow detail at the front like I'd be some sort of manatee sized gift for the happy couple!

I've looked at Asos, new look, next, H&M and can't seem to find anything!

The only stipulation is that it can't be sleeveless as my arms seem to have the majority of the pregnancy pounds!

Please help me gurus!

LevantineHummus Sat 18-Feb-17 22:53:51

http://www.tiffanyrose.com/maternity/clothes/dresses.html?src=hptab

Or

https://www.isabellaoliver.com/eu/m/shop/maternity-clothes/maternity-dresses

Different price range than where you've looked, but lots with sleeves!

LevantineHummus Sat 18-Feb-17 22:54:12

And not a weird bow in sight!

WeeM Sat 18-Feb-17 22:58:32

Jojo maman Bebe has a few nice ones, reasonably priced.

Astro55 Sat 18-Feb-17 23:01:50

Like both of these - but it would help if we knew your size and colouring

traceyturnblatt Sun 19-Feb-17 17:17:56

Sorry I've not replied- poorly wee boy has kept me busy all day!

Thank you for the links- they are lovely dresses.

I'm a size 12/14 (bump included!) with dyed red hair- I'm also of the Peely Wally Scottish colouring!

traceyturnblatt Sun 19-Feb-17 17:19:29

The Isabella Oliver dresses are gorgeous but I'm only planning to wear this once so sadly a little out my price range sad

I was thinking up to around £50?

namechange20050 Sun 19-Feb-17 17:19:38

I had a fab seraphine Maxi dress that made me feel tres glamorous even when I was huge!

BuntyCollocks Sun 19-Feb-17 20:50:35

I like this!

traceyturnblatt Sun 19-Feb-17 21:20:10

Oo that is pretty!

How come all the models only have the baby bump and none of the other joys of pregnancy? Double chin, black bags under the eyes etc? Or is it just me?grin

Eclecticmama Sun 19-Feb-17 21:58:20

Have you tried eBay? I bought a lovely Isabella Oliver dress that was much more in my price range grin

Rocket1982 Sun 19-Feb-17 22:55:15

I was planning to wear this

www.asos.com/asos-maternity/asos-maternity-velvet-mini-dress-with-wrap-back/prd/7123357?iid=7123357&clr=Black&SearchQuery=Velvet%20maternit&pgesize=19&pge=0&totalstyles=19&gridsize=3&gridrow=6&gridcolumn=2

to a wedding at 39 weeks. Tried it on and liked it, but gave birth the day before the wedding so unfortunately it had to go back!

traceyturnblatt Mon 20-Feb-17 07:27:27

Eclectic I'll have a look on EBay and see what I can find.

Rocket that dress is lovely- think I'll order it and see how it looks on smile

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