Femininity – Sure, strapless dresses do make you look alluring. Full sleeves, however, can also be highly feminine. Long sleeved dresses are the perfect way to reflect your beauty without baring your shoulders. They are perfect for looking feminine while also being highly classy. You can enhance the look of these dresses by making sure that the sleeves are stitched to fit the shape of your arms.
Ideal for – Are you one of those who love wearing dresses to the office but can obviously not wear those strapless ones stacked in your cupboard? This is where this kind of dresses can come to your aid. Because your shoulders are covered, these dresses look highly formal and sophisticated. Wearing these is the perfect way to stay sexy while still giving off a formal look. You can also wear these at … Read the rest
The clothes we wear these days are so common that we never stop to realize that we are actually very fond of vintage dresses. A very common example is that of maxis. These floor-length dresses came into being a long while ago and have stuck around because of the comfort they provide. From loose nightdresses to formal gowns, maxis have taken several forms. They can be worn in many styles. For example, you may go for spaghetti straps, full sleeves, halter tops or even strapless designs. Another type of vintage dresses is the mini. Sure enough, we do wear short skirts. However, the ones we are talking about here end several inches above the knee. These have been popular ever since they came into being in the 1970’s, though they are now majorly limited to night clubs and informal parties.… Read the rest
For one, sweater dresses must be paired up with the perfect leggings. In fact, what you wear with these totally depends on your choice. For any dark or light colored sweater, black leggings may be ideal. You can also go for dark stockings, as long as they protect you from the winter chills. If you do not prefer wearing leggings at all, you can always go for jeans. In fact, skinny jeans are very commonly worn with sweater dresses. You just need to make sure that you match the right color with your dress. For example, while red skinny jeans are very popular, they should not be worn with a dress unless it is a black or grey one. Apart from this, you should always go for black, blue or grey jeans.
Sweater dresses are often seen as informal wear … Read the rest
One of the best places to start is by looking for clearance sales on dresses. Retailers need to replace existing stock with new designs for the new seasons, and in order to clear away existing inventory, prices are cut drastically. This is especially true in the clothing industry, which is much more seasonal than other areas such as electronics, where products that are 5 years old can still command a price premium.
Not only can sales be seasonal, but they are also based on holidays, and retailers regularly hold holiday themed sales. A quick glance at the calendar, will reveal the consecutive holiday themes sales than can be expected during any calendar year. With proper planning you, will very easily realize that it is during those times, that you can expect to get some of the best bargains on cheap … Read the rest
The first thing that you need to do is identify your body type. There are four body types, and they are as follows:
- Triangle: broad hips and thighs with the torso drawing in to narrow shoulders
- Inverted Triangle: broad shoulders which draw in to narrow hips and thighs
- Boy Shape/Rectangle: evenly spaced hips, thighs, torso and shoulders – barely noticeable curves
- Hourglass: this is the curvy figure with large busts and shoulders, narrower waist, and buxom buttocks, hips and thighs
Now, most people fall into one of these categories more than they do the others, but they are not strictly defined. There are a few rules for each aspect of the body shape. For example, there is a rule for slimming wide shoulders, and a rule for emphasising hips if you have none. We describe these rules below, as well … Read the rest