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Is this wedding appropriate?

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MysteriesMysteries Mon 14-Sep-20 11:30:52

Would you wear this to a spring/summer wedding?

I really like it but am worried the shorts are a bit short.

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MoltonSilver Mon 14-Sep-20 11:35:56

Not really, no.

tabulahrasa Mon 14-Sep-20 11:36:36

I wouldn’t - but not because of the short length... it’s too casual IMO.

But if it’s just the length you think is an issue then you’re fine.

TokyoSushi Mon 14-Sep-20 11:36:39

No, too short

Sexnotgender Mon 14-Sep-20 11:37:14

Not really no.

Anthilda Mon 14-Sep-20 11:37:16

If you have good legs go for it!

frogswimming Mon 14-Sep-20 11:37:59

Too casual I think. Unless wedding is in a hot country on a beach.

Zengarden001 Mon 14-Sep-20 11:38:27

No too short and too casual.

RuthW Mon 14-Sep-20 11:38:52

As long as your legs are covered with tights, I think it would look nice with your hat/fascinator and button hole.

FizzyGreenWater Mon 14-Sep-20 11:39:03

No. Absolutely not.

It's just... weird. The top half looks like a cheap take on a work suit, so even in that colour, pretty boring and faintly depressing for a wedding. And yes, the shorts are all wrong - not only for a wedding, but also that jacket. It comes far too low relative to the short length and only exaggerates the short-shorts idea. They just don't look as if they are supposed to go together.

I can't imagine what this outfit is for, it doesn't seem to fit any occasion... but especially not a wedding.

feelingverylazytoday Mon 14-Sep-20 11:40:08

Not unless I knew it was a casual wedding. Normally I'd dress more formally for a wedding.

GlamGiraffe Mon 14-Sep-20 11:42:15

No. Too short (and I'm a big fan of short). Its just not situationaly appropriate.

MysteriesMysteries Mon 14-Sep-20 11:43:06

Thanks all. I was concerned about the length - but it is a quite a casual wedding: no sit down meal, no church, no day/night all starts at 4pm.

I’m going to be 8 weeks postpartum for the wedding and I’m struggling to come up with ideas.

Back to the drawing board sad

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Catapultme Mon 14-Sep-20 11:46:23

Ok for casual wedding providing it passes the how much leg can you see when you sit down test

ChequerBoard Mon 14-Sep-20 12:20:02

I can't see why not as long it's not a really formal wedding. I'd add better shoes though as those sandals in the pic are awful.

ApolloandDaphne Mon 14-Sep-20 12:25:18

I think for a wedding 8 weeks after birth i would be looking for a comfortable and forgiving dress rather than a tailored shorts suit!

IWouldLikeToKnow Mon 14-Sep-20 13:56:58

I think it'd be fab for a wedding

[AUTO]d3jqakcn9qlt2 Mon 14-Sep-20 13:58:51

Yes it's great. I don't understand why people are saying it's too informal? Why?

FizzyGreenWater Mon 14-Sep-20 14:27:54

Casual wedding - just a nice dress then surely?
Not least because that's what everyone else will be wearing - ok, stand out... but not like a sore thumb grin

MysteriesMysteries Mon 14-Sep-20 14:32:54

Apollo I am usually a dress person, but I’m so sick of them I thought a change would help me feel better.

Fizzy it’s really not that bad!! I still quite like the suit grin

I think with the right heels and styling it could look really nice. But I’m going to keep looking - welcome any ideas.

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Kodiak83 Mon 14-Sep-20 17:06:03

I think it’s super cute and with the right accessories and shoes would be totally fine!

MysteriesMysteries Mon 14-Sep-20 19:11:06

I thought it was cute too Kodiak I was just concerned about length in the shorts. But now I’m worried I would look like I forgot I was going to a wedding grin

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carlukefair Mon 14-Sep-20 19:12:05

What about a jumpsuit rather than a dress?

peachypetite Mon 14-Sep-20 19:13:04

Really random! Go with a dress or jumpsuit.

Katrinawaves Mon 14-Sep-20 19:17:05

You need to factor in that at 8 weeks post partum you are very unlikely to have a figure like the model. You will probably be around a stone or more over your preferred weight with a soft belly and swollen boobs. Sorry to be brutally honest!

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