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« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2008 05:44:50 PM »

I have one that has a cute tiny floral print on it and I do wear it in the summer.  I also have a short cardigan with 3/4 sleeves I put on with it.  Go for it!


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« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2008 09:37:15 PM »

Lookin' good! I want those teeth!

I don't have a slipdress, but I have a vintage slip (in hot pink with white lace!) that I wear out with a pj-dress. The slip is a little see-through, and the pj dress is not but it's wayy too short, so they are perfect together! One time, I was in a touristy area, and some people stopped me and asked to take a picture. It's that good! So I think you know what my advice is Wink
« Reply #12 on: January 24, 2008 10:11:06 PM »

Slips are too pretty to only wear around the house or hidden underneath dresses! I wear them out all the time in summer, usually 2 layered so it isn't sheer. With a little cardigan too. People would sometimes make dumb comments like, "aren't you forgetting your dress?" Haha. I think it's still a really cute look though.
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« Reply #13 on: January 25, 2008 12:00:29 AM »

I wore mine on halloween (freudian slip) and no my age (high school) knew what it was.  So there was no problem there.
It was when i went to work at the coffee shop and was serving older folks and they knew exactly what it was.  If i hadnt been ready with an explaination of my halloween costume, i dont think it would have gone over very well.
Although, I did make more tips than i ever have that day.
« Reply #14 on: January 25, 2008 12:27:48 AM »

Looks great, love the lil teeth on it,
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« Reply #15 on: January 25, 2008 11:14:50 AM »

If you don't feel comfy about wearing it as is, you could always layer!
If it were me I would wear some capri-length leggings and a little cardigan or something over it.  That way, if you feel comfortable in it, you can de-layer, or if you don't feel comfortable in it, you can just keep your layers on! Smiley
It looks really cute btw!
I have two that I've been mulling over wearing as well, but after seeing yours, I think I'll dye mine a darker color to make it look a little less lingerie-ish.  Smiley

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