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Which outfit for the xmas party?

(54 Posts)
Loveagoodbook Tue 12-Dec-17 14:38:50

So i have 2 choices. One (the dress) i have worn once on a hen night with work colleages and the other a skirt and blouse.
Although the blouse is about 3 years old! But hardly ever worn! It has sparkles on the sleeves.
I would have to wear the dress with a jacket as its sleeveless and i hate being cold!

Loveagoodbook Tue 12-Dec-17 14:39:52

This is the dress with a jacket

Dancinggoat Tue 12-Dec-17 14:40:59

First one.

Jenala Tue 12-Dec-17 14:42:00

I like the blouse

JollyGiraffe Tue 12-Dec-17 14:42:12

Definitely the dress!

Outfit 2 looks like a normal work outfit to me grin

ferrier Tue 12-Dec-17 14:43:06

Work do? If so the first one but with bare legs/nude tights and heels.

Fellia Tue 12-Dec-17 14:43:14

Dress!

Loveagoodbook Tue 12-Dec-17 14:46:18

My first thought was the dress, just wondering if peole will remember that i have worn it before!?
Do you think it makes me look chunky?

JollyGiraffe Tue 12-Dec-17 15:06:34

You have a great figure (promise I'm not coming on to you...)

Dress really accentuates your waist.

Agree with ferrier that nude tights would be best.

I doubt anyone would notice they've seen it before, and even if they did, it wouldn't matter!

Nicecuppatea21 Tue 12-Dec-17 15:10:34

Dress! No one will notice and if for some bizarre reason they mention it justo say 'this is my lucky dress'. It looks lovely on you.

NewPantsforaNewYear Tue 12-Dec-17 15:11:09

I don’t think they would necessarily remember the dress nor would they comment if they did. However, I much prefer the top and skirt.

stevie69 Tue 12-Dec-17 15:13:51

Dress. Every time smile

Tiedie Tue 12-Dec-17 15:25:36

Dress, especially with jacket! But other one is also good. Have fun!

RestingGrinchFace Tue 12-Dec-17 15:27:47

The dress but with a different jacket. The blue on blue makes me think of the Barclays uniforms.

AdaColeman Tue 12-Dec-17 15:33:05

The dress, with or without the jacket, it's more dressed up and going out! fsmile

No, it doesn't make you look chunky at all.

Have a lovely time, you will look super! wine wine wine

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Tue 12-Dec-17 15:33:52

They both look a bit 'workish' to be honest.

The dress, but with shoe boots/heeled ankle boots and a biker jacket? Don't like it at all with that blue jacket, sorry.

timeforabrewnow Tue 12-Dec-17 15:42:50

The dress - doesn't look at all workish

Abijam Tue 12-Dec-17 15:45:41

The Dress of course. You look great in it and not chunky at all. Agree on the nude tights. glitterball

Loveagoodbook Tue 12-Dec-17 15:57:58

The dress it is then! With nude tights i do have some nice shoes that i will wear and also shoe boots, think the shoes will look better. Not overally stuck on the jacket, but feel i do need something on my arms before the disco, as i do get cold easily!!

Mulberrysilk Tue 12-Dec-17 16:03:01

The shoe/boot on the right has no business attending a Christmas party. Wear the other one.

Loveagoodbook Tue 12-Dec-17 16:06:41

😂😂 mulberrysilk thats what i thought!!

Loveagoodbook Tue 12-Dec-17 16:18:53

What about this jacket? As thinking something plain with the lace

Iwantamarshmallow Tue 12-Dec-17 16:33:02

defiantly the dress . I don’t mind the blue jkt. The white ones nice too if u wanted something new. The shoes boots are cute but they wouldn’t go with that outfit.

Iwantamarshmallow Tue 12-Dec-17 16:35:39

id go for a little faux fur jaket or bolero to add a bit of extra glam

HildaZelda Tue 12-Dec-17 18:32:43

The dress for sure. The skirt/blouse is nice but very casual for a night out. Oh and the shoes on the left.

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