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The Best Maternity Dresses For Every Occasion

Who says you can’t look your best when your pregnant! Just because your body is changing does not mean you have to let go of your personal style.

You will be pleased to discover that we have found the best maternity dresses for every occasion. Meaning comfort and fashion can now go hand in hand. We have picked the very best of the bunch for all occasions, no matter your budget.

The Very Best Of The Casual Dresses For Under £35

The Brand: Mama Licious

The Webshop: Zalando

The Price: Under £35

Cheap Casual Maternity Dresses

Jersey Dress £ 26.00 Summer Dress Now £ 33.75 Grey Jersey Dress £ 28.00 Peach Summer Dress Now £ 32.80

The Very Best Of The Maxi Dresses For Under £30

The Brands: Mama Licious, Asos Maternity, Asos Maternity & Nursing

The Webshop: Asos

The Price: Under £30

Cheap Maxi Dresses

Floral Print Maxi Dress Now £ 24.50 Fluted Maxi Dress Now £ 14.00 Maxi Dress Now £ 27.50 Nursing Strappy Maxi Dress Now £ 21.00

The Very Best Of The LBD Dresses For Under £70

The Brands: Noppies, Esprit Maternity, Mom2Mom, Mama Licious

The Webshop: Zalando

The Price: Under £70

Black Maternity Dresses For All Occasions

Cocktail Dress Now £ 65.00 Black Long Sleeved Dress £ 70.00 Black Dress Now £ 44.00 Mary Cocktail Dress £ 45.00

The Very Best Of The Party Dresses For Under £45

The Brands: Little Mistress, Asos Maternity, Isabella Oliver

The Webshop: Asos

The Price: Under £45

Maternity Dresses For Black Tie Events

One Shoulder Bodycon Dress Now £ 45.00 Plunge Neck Dress Now £ 18.00 Kimono Maxi Dress Now £ 42.00 Scuba Midi Dress Now £ 22.00

So ladies, it’s fair to say that with a choice like this, there is no reason you can’t dress in your usual style. No matter the occasion or your budget, there is certainly something to suit your needs!

 

 

 

Categories: Brands, Shopping inspiration, Tips

The Most Beautiful Dresses From Quiz

Here at MyDress.co.uk we have fallen head over heels in love with the brand Quiz. Lucky for us, we now have two Webshops on our site that sell this beautiful brand!

We love, love, love this brand and how fun it is and we can’t help but feel rather smug that it was born right here in the UK! Nice one! So, to give you just a little taster (teaser), we found this gem of a dress below!! Oh and long story short, we are now hooked!!

Velvet Luxe

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So, like what you see? Same here! That’s why here at MyDress we have picked out our top dresses from the brand.

We hope that from the selection we have chosen there is something for everyone. But if that isn’t the case, then check out the Quiz brand page itself.

Quiz dressesQuiz Black Brillo Bardot Maxi Dress £ 44.99 Quiz Black Chiffon Maxi Dress Now £ 59.99 Quiz Black Chiffon Cut Out Dress Now £ 49.99

What we love most about Quiz dresses is there stunning collection of cocktail, going-out and evening dresses. And what is even better, is the dresses are affordable! At long last ladies, we have a brand that ticks both those essential boxes. Coctail-dresses-from-Quiz

Quiz Brillo Leaf Print Bardot Dress £ 24.99 Quiz Black Double Peplum Bodycon £ 24.99 Navy Velvet Sequin Dress Now £ 19.99

The brand which can be found at House of Fraser and John Lewis just screams fun, with a huge selection of cocktail dresses covered in the glitz, you will surely find something extra special for your party, Black-Tie event or graduation.

🎀 #Party hair 🎀

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Follow them on Instagram for inspiration, the latest collections and find out which UK fashion bloggers are wearing their dresses!

Categories: Brands, Shopping inspiration

Should You Wear Velvet This Christmas?!

Should you wear velvet this Christmas? The answer – yes! Velvet is the perfect festive choice for the season and right now it is bang on trend! This luxurious fabric not only looks great but feels so good!

It is quite obvious by now that velvet is one of the fabrics of the season. Yes, velvet generally gets a bit more of a look in around this time of year. But this year, more than ever, velvet has made a come back. 

What we love about velvet is that it has a sort of nostalgia attached to it. But in that super cool vintage way. Make no mistake this yummy touchable fabric is here to be embraced for the winter months!

Velvet Dresses

 

Monki High Neck Velvet Dress £ 25.00 Antipodium Chaucer Dress Now £ 144.00 ASOS Blouson Sleeve Velvet Dress Now £ 36.00

So, that being said, should you wear velvet this Christmas? Ladies, it’s time to find you the perfect velvet dress for this winter!

Whether you are looking for a velvet dress that is casual enough to wear in the daytime with your leather boots or if you are after something for a party or evening do, then you need to check out these velvety lovelies!

velvet dresses for the winter and Christmas parties

Jaded London Velvet Mini Dress £ 48.00 Lost Ink Plunge Neck Dress £ 42.00 Love Grey Velvet Strap Dress Now £ 20.00  Club L Plus Size Aysemmetric Wrap Dress Now £ 22.00

 

 

 

 

Categories: Shopping inspiration, Trends

How To Dress For The Office Christmas Party

The question that crosses many of our minds around this time of year, how to dress for the Office Christmas Party? How should you dress for such an event? It happens every year, yes, but still each year around this time we flood into panic (some more than others!) and wonder what an earth we should wear!

It is worth considering what type of party your office party will in fact be. If your Christmas party is a simple office drinks after work, then perhaps your choice of outfit should differ than if it were a three course extravaganza with all the trimmings? 

YOU CLASSY LADY

In the event of a day-to-night emergency party outfit, opt for a classic style fit, such as the Pencil dress. The Pencil style is the perfect choice for the office. Why? The style is both chic and flattering and importantly, a good canvas to base your party outfit on.

The perfect style for the office party

French Connection Tania Tuck Bodycon Dress £ 75.00 (more dresses from French Connection) Ted Baker Dardee Embellished Midi Dress £ 179.00 (more from Ted Baker) Jaeger Lapel Dress £ 225.00 (more from Jaeger)

It may be an idea then to choose a colour that is more subtle (well, more subtle than say, fushia pink), so that you can transform your look into a party-worthy sensation! These three dresses (see above) are the perfect choice for this option, by being slightly more conservative in length, this makes them the perfect choice for during work hours.

TIP: By swapping your usual office heels or pumps for a pair of strappy sandals, you will immediately transform your look. Making your colleagues wonder where on earth that pair of pins came from!

YOU LACEY LOVELY

What is it about Christmas time that makes us crave a bit of luxury? Well then, why not indulge a little. It’s the fine touches that make the dress and these three dresses from John Lewis are just what we were looking for!

Office Party dresses

Jaeger Lace Dress £ 150.00 Adrianna Papell Dress in Red £ 140.00 Adrianna Papell Dress in Black £ 140.00

YOU KNOCK-OUT

The beautiful thing about these dresses, other than the classic and easy to wear style, is that because of the lace detail the accessories can get away with being more subtle. Which means these dresses can carry off simple understated heels with ease and you will still look chic, without having to crank up the glamour dial too much. Ideal. 

Christmas-Party-time

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Velvet Pane £ 199.00 French Connection Cocktail dress £ 85.00 Karen Millen Gothic Long Sleeve Dress £ 235.00

These lovelies will be sure to turn heads, in the best possible way! How could you not be captivated by those yummy velvet panels and sheer delicate details.

YOU WINTER PIXIE

Winter wonderland office party

Frock and Frill Occasion wear grey Now £ 148.00 NAF NAF FLAVIA Jersey dress Now £ 44.00 Laona Cocktail dress Now £ 96.00

During the winter months it can be easy just to stick with darker colours. If you feel like your stuck in a rut and fancy trying something new and fresh? Why not try a lighter colour. Dusky grey, cream or nude toned dress could be a great alternative for you.

The dresses we have chosen for you above are girly and cute but still appropriate for such an event as the office party. They are soft and delicate and the beautiful detail makes them that something special you could be looking for!

 

 

 

 

 

Categories: News, Shopping inspiration, Tips

3 Ways To Wear The Cape Dress

This Autumn Winter the cape is making a come back. Capes, ponchos and yes even cape dresses. But this style isn’t only for the adventurous fashionistas out there! Nope, there is something for everyone!

Famous Faces Wearing Cape Dresses

We have seen the likes of J-Lo, Kim Kardashian and Cameron Diaz amongst many other famous faces sporting the cape dress. When done right it can be elegant, sophisticated and look darn right powerful. But we would like to stress…WHEN done right.

Ladies there are 3 ways to wear this style in…style.

Wear it: Long

Cameron Diaz does this look in an elegant floor-sweeping gown. This style of dress might well be the polar opposite of the LBD but still sexy.

The fitted silhouette is suggestive yet flattering to her curves and the stunning cobalt blue goes hand in hand with a women’s best accessory…her eyes!

Long-Cape-Dresses

 

 

Elise Ryan Maxi £ 68.00 Fame and Partners Cape Dress £ 160.00 Halloween Cape Dress from Plus brands at ASOS £ 49.99

Wear it: Mini

Keep it cute like Alexa in a mini dress, but this time with a twist. We think the cape style transforms the classic mini dress into something a little Alice and Wonderland. Making this dress a winner in our eyes.

Mini Cape Dresses

True Decadence Tall Embellished Neck Cape Dress £45.00 Warehouse Premium Embellished Cape Sleeve Dress £80.00 Missguided Plus Cape Dress £35.00

 

Wear it: Hollywood

Angelina Jolie does Hollywood glam like no other. This style resembles true Hollywood style from years gone by. The short cape is classic, classy and therefore timeless, so it’s the perfect choice for a “Black tie do” or the office Christmas party.

Glamorous-Cape-Dresses

 

ASOS Extreme Cape Maxi Dress £50.00 Frock And Frill Allover Embellished Maxi Dress With Cape Detail £165.00 Coast Va Va Voom Dress With Pleated Cape £139.00

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