(Closed) NWR: what to wear to dinner with FI’s work group! help please

posted 7 years ago in Career
Post # 3
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: December 2010

I would wear a cute dress and heels, with a cardigan.  Nothing too fancy, maybe something similar to what you would wear to an office job.

Post # 4
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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2010

I’d go dressy casual – anything more than that and I think you’d look overdressed for the Cheesecake Factory.  It really isn’t a fancy place so I’m sure no one you are going with will be very dressed up.

ETA: I’d probably do something nicer than jeans though.  Like dress slacks and a sweater/blouse.  IMO, a dress really wouldn’t be necessary although you could go that route as well.

Post # 5
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2011

Yep a simple black dress, knee length, with a cardi and reasonable heels?

Post # 6
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

What does your FI wear to work?

Post # 7
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

I would do a dress, cardi, and I typically wear boots rather than heels when I’m trying to dress the outfit down, rather than up.  But I agree with hilsy85 – maybe going off of what your FI wears wouldn’t be such a bad idea.  Will they all be coming straight from work if its Friday?

Post # 10
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

@cherrycoke: I think that outfit would be perfect! Do you have a picture?

Post # 12
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2011

Adorable outfit.  Go with it.  I highly doubt his coworkers are showing up in tuxes 🙂

Post # 13
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

I’d totally wear that outfit since it’s a casual dinner & it’s just the Cheesecake Factory.

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