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Any ideas of something for DD (2) to wear to a funeral a week on Monday??

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Tigerschick Sat 12-Jul-08 17:59:12

Basically, that's it.

It's my Grandad's funeral a week on Monday and I have nothing remotely appropriate for DD to wear. She had a really nice deep lilac dress from Vertbaudet which she wore to a couple of funerals last winter but it's too small and ATM it all seems to be summery stuff in the shops.

Any ideas gratefully received smile

BetteNoire Sat 12-Jul-08 18:03:46

Sorry for your loss, Tigerschick.

Would something like this be suitable, with a cardigan in case the weather is unkind?

www.marksandspencer.com/gp/product/B00188DUWS/sr=1-1/qid=1215882154/ref=sr_1_1/026-1185861-6331661?i e=UTF8&node=56935031&m=A2BO0OYVBKIQJM&keywords=&mnSBrand=core&size=9&rh=&page=

Tigerschick Sat 12-Jul-08 18:15:04

Thanks Bette - that would be about right I think. I've got an M&S reasonably close so will give it a look.

BetteNoire Sat 12-Jul-08 18:24:43

It just seems quite suitable - darkish colours, but not too sombre.
And she'd be able to wear it again.
There are some other pretty sun dresses on the same site too.

I hope the funeral goes as well as these things can. smile

And bumping for anyone with other clothing suggestions.

JackieNo Sat 12-Jul-08 18:27:51

Sorry to hear about your Grandad, tigerschick.

Maybe this?

JackieNo Sat 12-Jul-08 18:30:46

This is quite dark too.

Tigerschick Sat 12-Jul-08 18:30:47

Thanks again - funeral will be as these things are ... Grandad was old and ill so it's sort of a blessing that he isn't suffering anymore.

I also like this on that website. Will have to see if they have either of them in the shop ...

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