Q: I’m 5’1″ and really love maxi dresses, but haven’t found one that looks good on me. Should I just give up?
A: No way! Look for a maxi dress with some interest- i.e. a waistline, v-neck, or asymmetrical hem. This will help to break up the “one big blob” look that so many maxi dresses unfortunately embody. Or, add a belt, vest or scarf to create interest. Maxi dresses aren’t just for tall, skinny people! They’re actually very handy in hiding “problem areas”.
The belt adds dimension and style!
I’m 5’3″ and this maxi dress gave me height and curves. At MODA Boutique.
A black leather vest breaks up this print to complete the look and keep it flattering.