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DCs start their new school in September and we have a meet & greet event coming up. It's during a weekend so I think that wearing a dress, jacket and heels will look overdressed like I've come straight from the office.
My weekend clothes are based around T shirts and jeans and I think this will be too underdressed for a school occasion.
What is a good smart casual option that you would wear? Please post photos or links as well as I have no clue. I am notorious for getting things wrong and looking out of place.
You don’t need to go full bodycon and boobs a la Hurley but a nice day dress and wedges or heels would be appropriate. I go for wedges in the day because I find them easier.
Not everyone will be super rich or stylish, so don’t worry about that. You will see quite a lot of Isabel Marrant. If you’re anything like me you won’t know that’s what it is until much later, but looking back you’ll realise