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    Hi all, been invited to a function....dress code is semi casual....
    Now I'm a basic dresser. I usually wear a nice skirt and top or pants & top.
    My dresses are extremely casual.
    Been told not to wear black and not a skirt that I have already.
    I did suggest not to attend the function.

    Thoughts? Ideas?

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    I'd go a nice maxi dress and some blingy sandals.

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    Semi casual is not a traditional dress code! Sounds a bit confused to me!
    I would avoid denim.
    Separates are fine - skirt and top (I'd aim for knee length or there abouts unless you're wearing a more casual maxi style) or pants and top.
    Whatever you feel comfortable in really.
    Why can't you wear a skirt you already have?

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    Cause I've been told not too and I really don't want to go shopping for new clothes as I will only wear it on this occasion. *sighs*

    My skirts are knee high. Dresses I don't have many as I just lost a big amount of weight. So the ones I have a little loose.

    It is confusing

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    How does the person (a) know what all your skirts look like and (b) have the right to tell you you can't wear one you already own? How bizarre.

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    I assume semi casual must mean smart casual, in which case a nice top with a skirt or pants is acceptable attire.

    Who is telling you that you can't wear a skirt you already have? Seems like a strange demand.

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    Husband?

    There's a lot of resources for this sort of thing online if you Google, with lots of pictures, if that helps

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    That's pretty rude of whoever invited you IMO. Anything further than offering a dress code is a bit precious.
    What would this host prefer? You attend in whatever clothes make you feel good or you don't attend at all?
    Tbh I'd be inclined to decline the invitation.

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    I'm intrigued as to what type of function this is, where someone cares so much about your skirts. So strange! Why are you singled out??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nafsika View Post
    Cause I've been told not too and I really don't want to go shopping for new clothes as I will only wear it on this occasion. *sighs*

    My skirts are knee high. Dresses I don't have many as I just lost a big amount of weight. So the ones I have a little loose.

    It is confusing
    Has the invitee told you not to wear a skirt you already have or your DH?

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