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Please help me find a red velvet dress

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GentleOtter Wed 07-Jan-09 17:20:29

Similar to this one but in a size 16 (or 18).

Also, what sort of accessories would you wear with this sort of dress?
Dh & I go out once a year to a farmer's dinner and I'm not great at fashion.

Thank you smile

GentleOtter Wed 07-Jan-09 17:50:51

sad little bump....

NAB3lovelychildren Wed 07-Jan-09 17:51:57

I was so excited then as I have one I have only worn once and will never do so again but it isn't the right size.

Sorry but a bump for you.

brimfull Wed 07-Jan-09 17:54:51

sorry not velvet

GentleOtter Wed 07-Jan-09 17:55:02

Oh, thank you NAB3.smile I fell in love with the Toast one but I cannot find anything similar with sleeves.

brimfull Wed 07-Jan-09 17:56:28

again similar but not velvet

GentleOtter Wed 07-Jan-09 17:57:31

ggirl - I really like that one. The only problem is - how would it sit over a post baby tum? I will be wearing Spanx but they don't help that much.

Sawyer64 Wed 07-Jan-09 18:16:38

Here ?

brimfull Wed 07-Jan-09 18:59:32

gentleotter-I have this and it's amazing

LaTrucha Wed 07-Jan-09 19:16:47

This

Peeps on here have bought it and said it is good.

Someone really should buy me one. I've linked it often enough wink

Katerina75 Wed 07-Jan-09 19:22:36

this one is roomy around the waist but doesn't have long sleeves. I bought it a couple of months back for a wedding but had to return it as it was a bit big & by that time had found something I liked better.

GentleOtter Wed 07-Jan-09 20:47:08

Sorry. My internet connection would not work for ages.<miffed>

They are all really nice dresses and I like the Bravissimo style but am quite allergic to some material and tend to stay with cotton, velvet or linen.

What colour of tights with a red dress? Do you stick with red or black - same with shoes.
I wore a hideous green dress last year and looked like a toad as it was all wrong.

LaTrucha Wed 07-Jan-09 20:50:16

I would go for neutral coloured tights. The colour of your shoes would depend on your handbag. I don't think black is the best with red.

samsonara Wed 07-Jan-09 20:53:24

There was this gorgeous Jasmine Guinness one on oli
here, sadly it's out of stock, sorry

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