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#1 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 05:53 PM

I want a dress. Tunic shaped with funky sleeves, or one-shouldered, and shortish, or a  floaty kaftan looking thing where it's essentially a square of fabric with a neck cut out.  Do you know what I mean? Links please and girly talk about frocks.  biggrin.gif   biggrin.gif

Edited by Vaginosaurus-Rex, 25 February 2012 - 05:54 PM.


#2 FeralsCommonSense

Posted 25 February 2012 - 05:56 PM

http://chasingbow.com/chasing_bow_australi...nline_shop.html I went to school with Kylie the owner.  The frocks she stocks are gorgeous and she's starting her own line.

#3 shelbysmum

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:00 PM

You can't beat Leona for a great frock....

https://www.leonaedmiston.com/online_store/browse/sale

#4 Futureself

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:04 PM

www.modcloth.com
Beware, it's addictive!


#5 barrington

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:04 PM

I immediately thought of this dress.


#6 namie

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:07 PM

What about this one?

There're lots and lots of pretty dresses on Shopstyle (and lots and lots of ugly ones, too).

This one on Asos is quite cute.

I really love this one from RunwayGirl

And Country Road have a slightly strange one-sleeved thing.

#7 I'm Batman

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:23 PM

You mole I was going to change my name to vaginasarus.

And now I can't.


So raragh.

And I hope you have a good time finding a Frock.

#8 Velvetta

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:26 PM

Why not opt for Vaginadentata instead?

#9 Angelot

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:37 PM

I can't decide whether I like this one or not:  http://www.etsy.com/listing/85615245/find-...n&ga_facet=

One shoulder, and rather elegant:  http://www.etsy.com/listing/85090705/one-s...n&ga_facet=

Or something more vivid:  http://www.etsy.com/listing/86382237/cockt...n&ga_facet=

#10 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:39 PM

I don't know what that means Velvetta, you'll have to illuminate me?

Keep 'em coming  biggrin.gif  I'm scrolling through modcloth, while trying to cook a curry and also rifling in the back of my wardrobe at the moment. All Leona's are "out of stock", but you're all on the right track with the shapes.

but that Country road dress? Eh?  huh.gif  mellow.gif

Oh occassion? School reunion.  ohmy.gif  30 year.

#11 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:42 PM

OOOh yeah Ange!



Just leeeetle bit shorter maybe.

Edited by Vaginosaurus-Rex, 25 February 2012 - 06:49 PM.


#12 EBeditor

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:42 PM

Charlie Brown loves a kaftan.

#13 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:48 PM

QUOTE (BabyJaguar @ 25/02/2012, 07:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
You mole I was going to change my name to vaginasarus.

And now I can't.

So raragh.

And I hope you have a good time finding a Frock.



You can be vaginasaurus next week. biggrin.gif I think I'll change it again soon.    Ya scrag.

Oh and now i know what Velvetta's vaginas with teeth comment was about. Sorry, slow on the uptake...oh and there's wine here with the curry.

NINJAH KITTEH - where are yoiuuuuuuuuuuu??????

#14 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 06:57 PM

OMG Charlie Brown EBE - how could I forget! I'm on the website and have tears in my eyes. I want it ALLLLL!!!

Velvetta, you'd love this one for floating around your book-lined new York apartment taking visitors and smoking...long cigarettes. http://www.charliebrown.com.au/shop/produc...-Cover-Up-.html

Or the whole gown http://www.charliebrown.com.au/shop/produc...nout-Gown-.html



#15 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 07:07 PM

QUOTE (*magenta* @ 25/02/2012, 08:03 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
You could always try Big W or Kmart for something that's trendy and great value, OP.

Oh. Wait. It's you.

Are you doing the other reunion? Is it worth a trip to Sydney?


I have no idea what you're talking about. Must have been left off the invite list for that one.  biggrin.gif  

Now go look at the Charlie Brown website, go on, you know you want to.  dev (6).gif

#16 EBeditor

Posted 25 February 2012 - 07:23 PM

How about the 'adapt lightning print jersey tunic'? Having issues linking to it on ipad

#17 Slint

Posted 25 February 2012 - 07:35 PM

va va voom:
http://www.victoriabeckham.com/dresses/one...-drape-761.html



#18 Foogle

Posted 25 February 2012 - 08:05 PM

This
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This
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This
or

This


Edited by Foogle, 25 February 2012 - 08:05 PM.


#19 namie

Posted 25 February 2012 - 08:25 PM

You could always go for a Herve Leger dress! The site linked has a fantastic sale on with prices 70% - 80% off.

My 20 year reunion is next year. I've decided I should start drastic weightloss measures now, so that I can fit into one of his dresses by then. Perhaps the fire engine red one.

Actually, I change my mind. I love this asymmetrical one.

Edited by namie, 25 February 2012 - 08:31 PM.


#20 Slint

Posted 25 February 2012 - 08:31 PM

I always lovingly look at The Outnet.  Very very gorgeous frocks.  They stock herve leger or whatever it's called.

This one

Edited by Slint, 25 February 2012 - 08:37 PM.


#21 EBeditor

Posted 25 February 2012 - 09:01 PM

This

This

or

This?

#22 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 09:14 PM

Who's linking the Herve Leger? Sweetie? You got my body shape  alls. kinda wrong. Last Herve Leger style dress I had (which was Morrissey, not that he copies original.gif ), I gave to prizz.

Also, rewind to the 30 year bit about reunion, and remind yourself: mutton. lamb. Yeh but no.

But this is fun!




#23 Gangnam Style

Posted 25 February 2012 - 09:15 PM

QUOTE (Slint @ 25/02/2012, 08:35 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>


Vavavava ...........no clavicles. You've seen my non-claviles aincha?


#24 Feral Cancerian

Posted 25 February 2012 - 10:24 PM

I'm too lazy to figure out how to add links blush.gif but Lildesigns.com.au have AMAZING kaftans in paisleys and florals.

#25 codex

Posted 26 February 2012 - 12:39 PM

Ooh, that one that EBeditor said.
http://www.charliebrown.com.au/shop/produc...-with-sash.html
I can totally see you in this.




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