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Ok. A challenge for your fashionable sorts. I want a casual 'day' dress BUT...

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DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:39:36

I have a flabby stomach (can't even blame it on 'babies' now blush) and a muffin top <mmmm...lovely>
Please, someone tell me they have found a good dress out there...

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:41:07

Ok, buy some control pants and your choices will be expanded greatly. But until then, it sounds like shift style would skim the bits you don't want to show. I'll have a looky for you......

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:42:57

too plain? I'm thinking layering with a top and with boots

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:44:49

white stuff, nice shape, could wear with cardi

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:45:11

LOL Spanx are my friend!
I like that dress. LOVE layering, just have a pathological fear of jersey because of all of my lumps and bumps blush

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:46:15

We ALLL have lumps and bumps. A pattern would disguise them more. I bought a great dress in Matalan t'other day, hang on.

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:46:28

LOVE white stuff and that dress is gorgeous but I am short and not sure I can carry off patterns that big. Maybe just need to get over my fear of jersey grin

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:47:06

yy that is true about pattern

TheMoistWorldOfSquelchedBrains Thu 30-Oct-08 21:49:14

I bought one of these recently. Skims over my wobbly tum a treat.

Spanx are your friend.

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:49:57

If you bung a little cardi over, no one will see anything. Can't find matalan dress, but Its dead colourful, small pattern and I wear it with teal tights and brown mary janes.

I'll keep looking, LOVE shopping vicariously...

TheMoistWorldOfSquelchedBrains Thu 30-Oct-08 21:50:14

Disclaimer

DANCES had not declared that Spanx were her friend when I wrote that. lol grin

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:50:55

What do you think about this monsoon

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:51:04

Thats a nice dress, moist.

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:52:15

its a shame she's sitting down but I like the dress and boots combo

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:52:27

Ooooooooooooh, I like that Oasis dress too smile
<happy spending thoughts>

Septimus - I saw them first wink

TheMoistWorldOfSquelchedBrains Thu 30-Oct-08 21:52:28

Why, thank you smile

Monsoon one is good

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:53:03

this is bold but funky

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:53:28

Not so keen on that maidamess, too fussy..sorry.

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:54:02

Yes Monsoon is nice. Dorothy Perkins have loads like that, for £15, in lots of colours. Could be a bit summery?

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:55:16

dorothy perkins , like Monsoon

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:57:39

OOoh, can you link to Dorothy Perkin ones please.

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 21:58:00

oh you're good grin

mrsmaidamess Thu 30-Oct-08 21:58:04

already done my dear

DANCESwithLordPsGhost Thu 30-Oct-08 22:01:30

GRRRRRrrrrrrr Septimus - just looked more carefully at Oasis ones and they are out of stock sad sad

TheMoistWorldOfSquelchedBrains Thu 30-Oct-08 22:04:34

Oh bum.. was going to go back & get one in another colour next week sad

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