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i bought these 2 dresses, do you like them?

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Stargazing Mon 14-Jul-08 16:27:51

I'm in warmer climes for the duration of the UK winter so should get lots of chances to wear them. Am 5'10", 10 stone, long black hair - do you like them and do you reckon they will look ok?

[[ http://www.net-a-porter.com/product/31865 this]]

and

this

Stargazing Mon 14-Jul-08 16:28:40

sorry, first one should be this

Tortington Mon 14-Jul-08 16:30:11

nope

sorry

beanieb Mon 14-Jul-08 16:30:39

I like the shorter one best, the maxi one would drown me grin

both too expensive for me though!

Fimbo Mon 14-Jul-08 16:30:56

Yes I like them, especially as they will suit your description.

My eyes are watering at the prices though.

Some people may think you are showing off slightly though.....wink

MrsTittleMouse Mon 14-Jul-08 16:31:59

I like the maxi dress and as you're tall you'll be able to get away with it. It sounds as though it will work well with your colouring too. I'm not so fond of the shorter one, but it's not bad, just not my taste.

TheFallenMadonna Mon 14-Jul-08 16:32:05

Blimey you buy a lot of clothes Stargazing wink

FranSanDisco Mon 14-Jul-08 16:33:58

I'd look odd popping to tesco in those beauties. I don't have the lifestyle for them (or the money) blush

Stargazing Mon 14-Jul-08 16:35:07

sod them. I'm simply asking for an opinion from someone other than my (completely disinterested) husband - have recently had dc3 and feeling a bit unsure about clothing and style. Am I only supposed to link to Primark?!!!

btw I bought them from the US site, half the price of UK, £65 each. So not so eyewatering. £130 a pop is ridiculous.

windygalestoday Mon 14-Jul-08 16:35:25

i like the first one not the second one but i think they are very over priced

Tutter Mon 14-Jul-08 16:35:26

love the first

am not a fan of maxi dresses though

Stargazing Mon 14-Jul-08 16:37:11

Again - did not pay the UK price!! Please - am not a complete idjut!

TheFallenMadonna Mon 14-Jul-08 16:37:35

Sorry, meant to say I like the first one a lot.

ChopsTheDuck Mon 14-Jul-08 16:37:43

I really like the look of the shorter one, but can't exactly imagine when a person would normally wear it. It hardly school run attire. The first one sounds like it will suit you, I love maxi dresses.

more Mon 14-Jul-08 16:38:31

They both look fantastic, and I think you will look great in them.

Fimbo Mon 14-Jul-08 16:38:36

Bet you're wishing you had put the prices you paid for in the op now! grin

Flier Mon 14-Jul-08 17:07:40

Not a fan of maxi dresses, but, from your description, you will suit it. Think the other ones is lovely.

Flier Mon 14-Jul-08 17:10:10

shock the short one is only $135!

Boco Mon 14-Jul-08 17:12:08

I think they're both lovely, you'll look great envy

Beetroot Mon 14-Jul-08 17:14:27

the shorterone is alovely shape

youareamazing Mon 14-Jul-08 17:23:36

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ThePettyandIllinformedGoat Mon 14-Jul-08 17:28:02

i bought this and this i look darling in both of them

Boco Mon 14-Jul-08 17:29:30

Bargain, Goat.

ThePettyandIllinformedGoat Mon 14-Jul-08 17:31:38

i am saving up for this little number in memory of my granny.

MsDemeanor Mon 14-Jul-08 17:35:43

as you are a tall willowy black haired person I imagine you will look amazing in them both. Fabulous colours for your colouring.

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