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#1 **RocketQueen**

Posted 23 December 2012 - 06:49 PM

Do you have something new or special planned or just the same old, same old?

This year I'm a guest (thanks SIL  biggrin.gif ) so won't be dying a slow, hot death in the kitchen all day and therefore I'll be donning the below.  


http://shop.myer.com.au/shop/mystore/au-wo...lar-maxi-xl0205

There's no reason I can't get nicely dressed when I'm hosting, it's just that I run out of time to get changed before everyone gets here and I'm usually in cut off shorts and t-shirt all day.

#2 Feral timtam

Posted 23 December 2012 - 06:56 PM

You're mean.
That dress is gorgeous and I don't have the money spare to buy one sad.gif

I'll either be wearing a pair of daggy shorts and breastfeeding top or a dress I bought at a Millers clearance outlet, because it's the only one I've got left that still fits, is breastfeeding friendly and is not stinking hot to wear. Depends on the weather, if it's rainy it'll be the shorts and shirt.

#3 Iliketoflounce

Posted 23 December 2012 - 06:59 PM

I will be wearing work clothes as I have to work sad.gif

#4 Yomumma

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:03 PM

That is a nice dress, but yikes, expensive..guess who's a scrooge

#5 skylark

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:04 PM

I have a Woodford & Co silk dress which is pretty festive, I wore it last weekend when we hosted a christmas get together for my dad's family, and I'll wear it again on Christmas day. Nice and cool and lots of room for a food baby or two.

http://www.shopstyle.com.au/item/woodford-...dress/319397834

#6 baddmammajamma

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:06 PM

Lovely dresses.

I will be wearing a bathing suit & sunscreen & Havaianas, as we always spend Christmas Day at the beach!

#7 Princess Bubblegum

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:09 PM

I'm wearing this dress with my swimmers underneath because I plan to spend the majority of the day in the pool!!!



#8 Sunny Day

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:11 PM

Same as BMJ & Koufuku bathers, rashie top and boardies. Though won't be going to the beach, I plan on laying at the bottom of the kids waterslide/jumpy castle. Will be close to 40 degrees original.gif

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Edited by Sunny Day, 23 December 2012 - 07:12 PM.


#9 **RocketQueen**

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:17 PM

Gorgeous dress skylark

Quite like that Supre number too.  If I was near the beach, I would be in my swimmers all day too original.gif

#10 GreenEyedGirl

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:20 PM

I will be in Indonesia so guess I will be wearing something nice and cool original.gif
Leave 2moro morning

#11 The Old Feral

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:20 PM

another who'll be in swimmers, thongs and my best sundress original.gif

#12 Jellyblush

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:22 PM

I'm wearing this one. I LOVE it!

http://www.leonardstshop.com/dresses/butto...lor-dress.html#

#13 madmother

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:22 PM

THIS

#14 Princess.cranky.pants

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:25 PM

Whatever I drag up. lol I don't dress up.

#15 Miriam+1

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:25 PM

Probably some sandals, a maxi dress and a sort of blue shawl thing.

#16 madmother

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:28 PM

I love "That Shop". For a curvy girl like me they stock some gorgeous dresses.



#17 elmo_mum

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:29 PM

mmm - if i stay home, do nothing - jammies!
i might shower....

#18 niggles

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:31 PM

I'm wearing an emerald green shift dress with a big flat bow across the chest. But probably only briefly as I intend to spend most of the day in the pool.

#19 **RocketQueen**

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:39 PM

"I love "That Shop". For a curvy girl like me they stock some gorgeous dresses."

There are some beautiful dresses madmother.  Thanks for the link original.gif

#20 Nerileeway

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:49 PM

i am wearing this: http://www.davidlawrence.com.au/product-de...ADE&cat=168



#21 NunSoFeral

Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:51 PM

QUOTE (Miriam+1 @ 23/12/2012, 07:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Probably some sandals, a maxi dress and a sort of blue shawl thing.


Blue is your colour, eh?

#22 MrsDamonSalvatore

Posted 23 December 2012 - 08:07 PM

we did our xmas today. i wore a pretty aqua blue button up blouse with a ankle length white A line skirt with white sandals.

we are spending xmas day at home by ourselves and DH has declared he will be nude all day mellow.gif

#23 Bluestocking

Posted 23 December 2012 - 08:07 PM

QUOTE (madmother @ 23/12/2012, 07:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>

I love this!

#24 Safety Queen

Posted 23 December 2012 - 08:11 PM

this one i am in perht it will  be 39

http://shop.target.com.au/p/ladies-border-...dress/P52124655

#25 1&Twins

Posted 23 December 2012 - 08:15 PM

This one for me in navy stripe.... looks a bit drab here but follows my curves nicely.

Will add a long red necklace and have some red leather thongs for a Chrismassy touch unsure.gif

http://www.sussan.com.au/shop/en/sussan/cl...eat-back-dress#

Edited by ~ Lucy's Mum ~, 23 December 2012 - 08:15 PM.





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