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A shift dress is a dress that does not have complicated designs, normally ends at the knees and is usually sleeveless and less fitted at the waist and hips. Most shift dresses tend to be plain with a few featuring A-line... More »

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The traditional dress in France depends on the region, but consists of items like lace-trimmed blouses, aprons with colorful flowers and white, flared bonnets. The one thing that France's regional costumes have in common... More »

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To make a flapper dress, sew layers of fringe trim onto a dress. Use a shift dress or a dress with a drop waist that hits above the knees. More »

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Some nice summer dress designs include spaghetti strap dresses with printed hems as well as white asymmetrical dresses. Color block halter dresses are also good dress designs for summer. More »

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To determine your dress size, you must measure your bust, your natural waist and your hips. You should also keep in mind that not all dresses are made the same. A prom dress might require a different size than a sun dres... More »

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The easiest way to convert men's sizes to women's is to take accurate measurements of the bust, waist and hips. A general rule of thumb is that a man should go three inches larger in the waist. If a man's waist is 36 inc... More »

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A sheath dress has a simple column style that fits close to the body and is generally worn knee-length, though it can be slightly shorter or slightly longer. The dress is typically free of adornments, and it is not usual... More »

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