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Special Occasions – Questions and Answers

Have you been invited to an important event, but you have no idea what to wear? Maybe you’ve seen a dress you really like but you can’t find it anywhere! The special occasion’s forum is a place for you to find and share tips on anything related to formal events such as weddings, proms or evening dos. If you have an urgent fashion dilemma and you need a quick solution, the stylefruits community is always here to help guide you through all those possible wardrobe disasters!

June wedding     

June wedding
jal

by jal1
1 year ago

Can I wear a white skirt to a wedding if so what colour top and accessories

Nude dress, what shoes??     

Nude dress, what shoes??
GreyShoes

by GreyShoes1
1 year ago

So ive a wedding coming up, end of may. I bought this dress as i thought it was perfect for the occaaion but ive hit a dead end and have no clue wh...

Febuary Wedding     

Febuary Wedding
LeaJns xx

by LeaJns xx1
6 months ago

Hi all i've got a wedding to attend to in feb and i have no clue on what colour to wear, the bridesmaids are in navy and obvs cant wear white so i ...

Hen tea party outfit     

Hen tea party outfit
NicolaSA

by NicolaSA1
11 months ago

I'm looking for a outfit for my tea party on the 17/10 partially outdoors & indoors Please help!

MA day! Make up idea?     

MA day! Make up idea?
elen@

by elen@4
1 year ago

Hi,This month it will be my graduation day and I need an idea for the make up! I'll wear a black top and a tulle polka dots skirt. I'm going to buy...

Valentines Day Outfit. SOS!     

Valentines Day Outfit. SOS!
rosie

by rosie1
1 year ago

Hey babes, so Valentines Day is coming up and my boyfriend and I are taking some days off to go to a Wellness Hotel. I need some cute outfits! I r...

Wedding rehearsal / dinner     

Wedding rehearsal / dinner
nmillie

by nmillie2
11 months ago

I am getting married mid October & would like a outfit for our pre wedding dinner & a more casual family affair at my parents the day after Please ...

August wedding in Italy     

August wedding in Italy
madmaddie

by madmaddie2
12 months ago

I need a dress for a wedding this month in Italy - size 14 ideally want to cover tops of my arms and be about knee length.

The Perfect Christmas Outfit     

The Style Team

by The Style Team0
2 years ago

It's almost December - which means Christmas is right around the corner! And that also means it's time to think about the perfect . But choosing t...

How to style this skirt for a wedding     

How to style this skirt for a wedding
christinedv

by christinedv1
1 year ago

Hi I have just bought this dress for a wedding next month and am completely lost on what to put with it. Was initially think a pale pink might look...

Wedding guest outfit. How can I accessorise this dress?     

Wedding guest outfit.   How can I accessorise this dress?
jess.east.9

by jess.east.91
1 year ago

Hi. I have bought this dress for a wedding in August and can't decide what colour to accessorise with. I quite fancy a hat and heels, bear in mind ...

Easy Halloween Makeup     

The Style Team

by The Style Team0
2 years ago

Halloween fills many of us with panic. There is so much pressure to have an amazing costume, but with an amazing costume often comes a hefty pric...

What to Wear to a Christening     

The Style Team

by The Style Team0
2 years ago

There are certain events which throw us all into panic mode when it comes to picking the right outfit. For example, we can spend weeks on end tryi...

Wedding in Scotland in July     

Wedding in Scotland in July
MarciaM

by MarciaM1
1 year ago

I've got a wedding in July in Scotland. I've already picked the dress, the shoes & the hair comb. I need help finding a clutch and a cardigan/jack...

wedding     

wedding
Emmy42

by Emmy421
2 years ago

Looking for a outfit to wear to my son's wedding in march size 16 need to hide tummy area thankyou

Summer Wedding Ready     

The Style Team

by The Style Team0
2 years ago

Summer is upon us, and with it comes a season of holy matrimony and the accompanying festivities. Most people decide to get married in spring or su...

October weddings     

October weddings
Bhar

by Bhar1
2 years ago

Hey girls. I have two weddings in October and I'm struggling to find something to wear any ideas would be great. I'm a size 14/16 and would prefer ...

help     

help
StaceyH1983

by StaceyH19832
2 years ago

I have a orange dress from oasis and tanned wedges from new look to wear to a wedding. Any tips for bag and hair accessories etc ?!

Celebrate YOUR Body Shape: Square     

The Style Team

by The Style Team2
2 years ago

Hi ladies! After a longer-than-expected hiatus, we’re back with the second , this time featuring Eleasha Ajadi of the blog ! We’re honoured to ha...

Summer Fashion Holidays     

The Style Team

by The Style Team0
2 years ago

While it might not feel like it yet, summer is almost upon us, and it’s time to plan some holidays. Whether you’re having a trendy stay-cation or b...

Army pass out parade     

Mash

by Mash5
2 years ago

In July I'm going to my boyfriends army pass out parade and I have this dress to wear for it. What jacket, accessories and shoes could I wear to go...

How to accessorise this dress for a wedding?     

How to accessorise this dress for a wedding?
kfordyce

by kfordyce3
2 years ago

I have a wedding to attend but i am struggling to know what to accessorise this will colour wise - i need a cover up (blazer/jacket) shoes, bag and...

Dress to Impress Your BAE     

The Style Team

by The Style Team1
2 years ago

Whether it’s the first date, the honeymoon phase or if you’ve been together for years, every girl wants to impress her BAE on date night (or day)! ...

Race to the Races!     

The Style Team

by The Style Team1
2 years ago

With the melting of snow, and shooing away of grey clouds, comes the spring, full of blossoming flowers and sunny skies. However, weather alteratio...

Wedding guest outfit ideas     

Wedding guest outfit ideas
emilyjlily

by emilyjlily3
2 years ago

I'm going to a wedding in 3 weeks time and need an outfit easy to breastfeed in.I'm thinking maybe a top and skirt as a dress may be tricky! Any su...

Wedding guest     

Wedding guest
monicka

by monicka0
2 years ago

Hi everybody :) I´m going to a wedding on April, I´ve bought this dress and I´d like to know what jacket/blazer/car... handbag, jewelry and shoes ...

Mother of the bride outfit     

Mother of the bride outfit
vicky87

by vicky872
2 years ago

My brother's wedding is in the summer and we're really struggling to find my mum an outfit. She is a lovely slim little thing. Size 8 and about 5f...

Wedding guest help     

Wedding guest help
kayleighbx

by kayleighbx3
3 years ago

Hi my partner's father and fiance are marrying this month and I'm struggling to find anything. I'm 23 and 5ft8 and a size 12. Could someone please ...

Saint Patrick's Day Fashion     

The Style Team

by The Style Team1
2 years ago

The grandiose Irish custom that is St. Patrick’s Day, a day with filled with spirited drinking, feasting, singing and people dressed head-to-toe in...

Who is YOUR Celebrity Valentine?     

The Style Team

by The Style Team2
2 years ago

So girls, tomorrow is the day: either you love it and will be spending it with your significant other, or you are probably dreading it. If your fe...

Gala outfit needed!? :/     

Gala outfit needed!? :/
girl in the sky

by girl in the sky3
3 years ago

really need an affordable formal , modest outfit for an important gala in January, looking for a maxi dress, with my arms covered, but I also have ...

What to wear to a winter wedding     

What to wear to a winter wedding
t1986

by t19864
3 years ago

I need a dress that isn't black but I can wear tights with as the church will be cold, the wedding is in December. I would prefer a knee length and...

Last Minute Valentine's Day Gifts     

The Style Team

by The Style Team1
2 years ago

Are you struggling to find a Valentine’s gift? With so many magazines and pins with over-the-top date ideas and gifts that may cost more than you...

christmas party and wedding dress needed! Big boobs and long sleeves needed too!     

christmas party and wedding dress needed! Big boobs and long sleeves needed too!
Gillybill

by Gillybill4
3 years ago

Hi I am going to a work Christmas party (cocktail dress needed) and I am also going to a wedding and need a dress for it too, I have big boobs so s...

I have been asked to be godmother at family christening. Im 45 yrs old and size 16, any ideas or tip     

I have been asked to be godmother at family christening. Im 45 yrs old and size 16, any ideas or tip
baba c

by baba c7
3 years ago

Great Valentine's Day Date Ideas     

Great Valentine's Day Date Ideas
The Style Team

by The Style Team2
2 years ago

Valentine’s is only a few days away now, and the last-minute planners among you are probably stressing over not having yet found the perfect date i...

I have been asked to be godmother at family christening. Im 45 yrs old and size 16, any ideas or tip     

I have been asked to be godmother at family christening. Im 45 yrs old and size 16, any ideas or tip
baba c

by baba c3
3 years ago

I would prefer to wear a dress with long sleeves or dress and jacket.

What colour would match     

What colour would match
chaza

by chaza5
3 years ago

im going to wedding and bought this dress. Need some advice on what colour shoes bag accessories would look best. Ty x

New Year's Eve Fashion Tips!     

The Style Team

by The Style Team1
3 years ago

In case you had forgotten, New Year’s Eve is TOMORROW. If you did forget, chances are you are scrambling about for last-minute plans, caving under ...

The Jolly Journal     

The Style Team

by The Style Team1
3 years ago

Every year, a whole new batch of twenty- and thirty-somethings find themselves in the position of hosting the winter festivities in their own homes...

Elegant Godmother Outfit Needed!! Please help!     

Elegant Godmother Outfit Needed!! Please help!
Charlotte A

by Charlotte A0
3 years ago

So I've been honoured with the title of Godmother for my friends daughter and I'm struggling to find the right outfit for the christening!! It need...

18th birthday     

18th birthday
bettyy

by bettyy0
3 years ago

Classy fancy dress ideas need to look unique

wedding next june in greece curvy 14/16     

wedding next june in greece curvy 14/16
fraulie

by fraulie4
3 years ago

I have a wedding next june in greece, I know it will be warm so I thought a good idea is to look in the sales now!!! Im generally a 14 skirt/trouse...

Maxi dress for a wedding?!     

Maxi dress for a wedding?!
beckylouise

by beckylouise3
3 years ago

I'm 19. I have bought this dress for a wedding I'm attending but can't decide what accessories and shoes to wear with it. I'm not sure about heels ...

mother of the bride in early forties need trendy outfit     

mother of the bride in early forties need trendy outfit
christine88

by christine883
3 years ago

hi iam in my early forties i need an outfit to wear for my daughters wedding the bridemaids are in fuisa pink any ideas xx

Wedding outfit help!     

Wedding outfit help!
Boothy_xo

by Boothy_xo0
3 years ago

Image attached. I'm off to a wedding in a couple of weeks & I need some sort of jacket to wear with my dress but I'm unsure what:( please help me:) x

Wedding Guest Outfit     

Wedding Guest Outfit
Jilliccy

by Jilliccy2
3 years ago

Hi all, please help i'm having a dilemma! the dress i ordered from next hasn't arrived, called up and they said they're out of stock! :< i need a ...

Colourblind September Wedding Guest Outfit     

Colourblind September Wedding Guest Outfit
Sardie

by Sardie2
3 years ago

Can anyone pls help me? I've got my best friends wedding at the end of September and am completely lost on what to wear!! I'm about 5ft 4, size 10/...

Need help     

Need help
Dk4

by Dk44
3 years ago

Hi I'm looking for a dress/outfit for the races. My problem is finding something that suits my shape. I've lost 15 stone in weight which has left...

wedding... Hot weather!     

wedding... Hot weather!
1993jl

by 1993jl3
3 years ago

I'm 5"5 big boobs... Size 12/14... Need an outfit for wedding day and night :) Can never find dress that suits my chest area Haha help:) Its in au...

Outfit for a relaxed summer wedding     

Outfit for a relaxed summer wedding
mskayb

by mskayb2
3 years ago

My cousin is getting married in August. I have an hour glass body shape with a little bit of a belly! and am 5'9" tall. Id like to wear either a d...

godson christening     

godson christening
shelley.mcveigh

by shelley.mcveigh0
3 years ago

I have my godson christening next month im 23 n a size 14 and just had a baby what could I wear

Mother of the groom     

Mother of the groom
beckyyyy

by beckyyyy0
3 years ago

Trying to find something to wear for my sons wedding but I can only wear trainers as I am disabled and cannot walk in other shoes so I've been look...

What outfits could I wear for my grandparents 50th wedding anniversary?     

What outfits could I wear for my grandparents 50th wedding anniversary?
LilBee

by LilBee2
3 years ago

Hi guys. My grandparents are having their 50th wedding anniversary on the 14th of July. We are going for a meal..Please help me with outfit ideas p...

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