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Navy velvet dress

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Jellypudmum Sat 28-Oct-17 23:37:21

I’m looking for a navy velvet midi or maxi dress with long sleeves but so far have scored a miserable fail in my searches. Any ideas please? Xxx

NC4now Sun 29-Oct-17 00:28:32

www.theprettydresscompany.com/new-arrivals-c12/new-arrivals-c14/the-pretty-dress-company-moritz-midnight-velvet-gown-p148/s2050?utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=the-pretty-dress-company-moritz-midnight-velvet-gown-colour-midnight-colour-midnight-size-14&utm_campaign=product%2Blisting%2Bads&gclid=Cj0KCQjw1dDPBRC_ARIsAJZrQfouj5tGQbFSNtTGVpMOm_x8ppQWNF0emrW2oVrTcZVw2_ALbnFxINAaAnfdEALw_wcBGoogle suggests this?

PerspicaciaTick Sun 29-Oct-17 01:07:54

www.asos.com/frock-and-frill/frock-and-frill-maxi-dress-in-embossed-velvet-with-lace-inserts/prd/8706385?affid=14173&channelref=product+search&mk=abc¤cyid=1&ppcadref=761030383%7C39786926043%7Cpla-281562614398&_cclid=v3_8652bd1e-6a8d-572d-b3c8-acbfe3c5590a&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI6MnN4sSU1wIV0RXTCh18yQl8EAkYHCABEgKqlvD_BwE

beepboopbeep Sun 29-Oct-17 01:13:27

Navy velvet dress with sleeves. Not cheap https://www.net-a-porter.com/product/940941

PerspicaciaTick Sun 29-Oct-17 01:16:37

www.metisu.com/blue-cross-front-velvet-midi-dress-13729.html?search=velvet%20dress Cheap and cheerful.

beepboopbeep Sun 29-Oct-17 01:16:51

Googled 'navy velvet dress' and found a few - including one in monsoon. Not as nice though

SesameSparkle Sun 29-Oct-17 07:57:08

Zara have this lovely one, which comes in navy.

Battleax Sun 29-Oct-17 08:00:33

Seasalt have some trapeze shaped ones.

Herja Sun 29-Oct-17 08:02:39

I NEED that metisu dress! HAve you bought from them before PerspicaciaTick, what are the sizes like? I'm usually an 8 in dresses, but I'm quite curvey, so sometimes need a 10 in shops that come up smaller. I can't really afford to buy 2 to try sizes and return one at the moment. That dress is perfect for me!

Battleax Sun 29-Oct-17 08:02:49

www.seasaltcornwall.co.uk/m/clothing/dresses-tunics/clifton-hill-velvet-shift-dress_fathom.htm

Also a really lovely green;

www.seasaltcornwall.co.uk/m/clothing/dresses-tunics/trevissick-velvet-shift-knee-length-dress_pool.htm

Herja Sun 29-Oct-17 08:06:29

By which I mean, how accurate would you say he size charts are? Looking at them it could be a problem as the small would be slightly too big in the waist as it is, but I'd need a medium for the chest. Bugger. I NEED it!

Battleax Sun 29-Oct-17 08:09:59

Yes Herja I was just reading that size chart too (gorgeous vintagey dress!). They're quite "straight up and down" sizes.

Herja Sun 29-Oct-17 08:19:57

They are, which is silly, I think it would look better on a slightly curvey body. The model is in a medium with a 23inch waist and it doesn't look stupidly pulled in. I think I'd need a medium for the sleeves anyway. I'm going to try it in that and pray...

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