Where should a full-length evening gown fall?

Answer On One Hand: Formal EtiquetteThe hem of a formal-length evening gown should fall across the toe of your shoe. If the shoes are high-heeled, the specific height of the shoe should be taken into con... Read More »

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How long should an evening gown be?

On One Hand: Traditional Gowns Are LongEvening gowns traditionally flow to the floor. A proper hem should fall even with the floor, and must be sewn while you wear the shoes intended to be worn wit... Read More »

How to Look Thinner in an Evening Gown?

Looking elegant and beautiful for a formal occasion is a problem for women carrying a little weight. A classy gown intended to bring out their best features can actually accentuate their worst. Tho... Read More »

Evening Gown Fashions of the 1940s?

Shirley Miles O'Donnol in her book, American costume, 1915-1970: a Source Book for the Stage Costumer, says that the look of the 1940s was to follow the natural silhouette. Wartime shortages of fas... Read More »

What Would Be the Best Hairstyle for a Tube Evening Gown?

The push rods in your car work to actuate the rocker arms in the engine. The rocker arms in turn operate the valves, opening and closing the intake and exhaust valve to complete the combustion proc... Read More »