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You know those floaty/oversized white shirts/blouses that everyone is wearing....?

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OllieWollieWoo Wed 03-Jun-09 14:43:44

Where do you buy them from AND what are the rules for wearing them??? For example do you get them big and bagggy and wear on their own or wear a chunky belt with them? Do you avoid belts if they have some kind of frill round the bottom???

I like some on other people and the few I have tried just swamp me - but is that what they are supposed to do and its just a case of getting use to looking pregnant wearing them???

Overmydeadbody Wed 03-Jun-09 14:47:09

You buy them in your size, so a size ten if you are a size ten etc.

It is just a case of getting used to flowing loose tops but it shouldn't swamp you.

I tihnk whether or not you wear a belt is up to you, whatever you're more comfortable with and depending on what your body size is really.

rosiejoy Thu 04-Jun-09 14:59:40

is this the sort of thing you mean?

cherryblossoms Thu 04-Jun-09 15:05:20

Went into Topshop Central yesterday and there were racks and racks and racks of them on the lowest floor.

I guess just try on some more and see what suits.

I have one and wear mostly without a belt. However, it has a drop-waist drawstring, so it has some structure already built into it.

mrsmaidamess Thu 04-Jun-09 15:18:55

I wear something slim on bottom half if wearing volume on top half, and vice versa.

I do not want to be mistaken for a Spanish galleon in full sail....

BodenGroupie Thu 04-Jun-09 15:23:19

Zara's good if you want to be an authentic Spanish galleon!

miche8 Thu 04-Jun-09 21:12:56

New look have some, i got a stripy blue one, wear mine with leggings or skinny jeans. Nice and airy, has kept me cool in this hot weather, looks good with a belt too.

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