What to wear, what to wear? Mrs. Mills provides the answer.
Is there a difference in dress code between a formal and an informal family dinner? Would a miniskirt or mid-thigh-length skirt be appropriate attire?I personally thought this question had been answered in the 1970s.
It depends on age and, to some extent, gender. However, generally speaking, there is no difference: you can wear what you want, until the most senior family member objects, either verbally or physically (vomiting, heart attack and so on).More at the Times Online where her column is unusually long this week.