Dresses


Things to avoid:

Bust darts

Bust darts can be from the waistband or side seam, or both Bust darts can be from the waistband or side seam, or both

Princess seams

Princess seams run from the waistband to the shoulder seam to create a curved bodice Princess seams run from the waistband to the shoulder seam to create a curved bodice

Things to look for:

Gathered waistband

Gathered waistband adds shape and volume Gathered waistband adds shape and volume

Pleated Neckline

Pleated neckline adds interest and creates volume Pleated neckline adds interest and creates volume

Bust Detail

Adding interesting detail for decoration Adding interesting detail for decoration
Detail which creates the illusion of shape Detail which creates the illusion of shape