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Please help me find some shoes for this outfit

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Celery Sat 10-Oct-09 17:11:33

Christmas party, I have bought this dress

and want to buy

these and


to go with it.

There is also a matching necklace, I'm thinking that would be to much, right?

Should I wear red shoes with it? Any recommendations? I know killer heels would go, but I really can't wear them. Could just about manage kitten heels, I suppose.

To be honest, I'm not totally sure about the dress, but I have

this one too, which I would wear with a different belt.

I do love the jewellery, though I know it's not everyone's taste. Help me please!

NyeEve Sat 10-Oct-09 17:56:13

both dresses ok
earrings etc horrible
dress one is a bit staid - dress two racier
depends what impression you want to give
with dress two Id wear leaopard print.

lilysam Sat 10-Oct-09 17:59:53

I much prefer dress one from Next.

But think you;d need the killer heels to go with it. Could you not suffer them for a night, and after a few drinks?

I quite like the jewellery

Celery Sat 10-Oct-09 19:19:22

The jewellery is by Tarina
Tarantino, who makes very kitsch stuff, it's had a lot of publicity. The rose pieces are understated compared to a lot of her work. I guess you either love it or hate it.

Anyone care to link me to some shoes please?

pipWereRabbit Sat 10-Oct-09 23:01:28

Celery, I love the Next dress, very simple and lovely shape. I'd be tempted to go a little OTT with the shoes though as the dress is so sweet and demure and simple.
Something like these or Floral Bar Court&s_group=1 these by Irregular Choice are really cute and girly but definitely not predictable.

Links have come out a bit funny - but they do seem to work (for me anyway).

Celery Sun 11-Oct-09 08:15:08

Thank you, that's kind of what I had in mind, a simple dress with kitsch but stylish accessories and shoes.

I love the Irregular Choice shoes, but need to psyche myself up to wear them, not to mention practice walking in the heels.

Celery Sun 11-Oct-09 08:28:01

I really like these too r:2044,size:

Celery Sun 11-Oct-09 08:28:03

I really like these too r:2044,size:

MarthaFarquhar Sun 11-Oct-09 08:36:55

red again

MarthaFarquhar Sun 11-Oct-09 08:38:42

acquired taste, but what about leopard?

MarthaFarquhar Sun 11-Oct-09 08:41:02

lk bennett

pipWereRabbit Sun 11-Oct-09 10:21:33

Celeery - love your ones with the bow - very nice... a hint of the 1940's which goes well with the dress.

200yearoldhorsehair Sun 11-Oct-09 10:29:23

maybe too high

Celery Sun 11-Oct-09 11:16:05

Oooh, they're nice. But maybe a bit high, yes. Thank you for all the suggestions. I do like the leapard print ones, but they are very expensive, and I'm not sure Leapard is really me.

Celery Sun 11-Oct-09 11:20:14

this is nice too

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