Why is it called a prairie dress?

Answer The American westward movement took families into wilderness areas. Life was rustic and women were required to work in the home, as well as the fields. In an era when female trousers were forbidden... Read More »

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What is tis style of dress called?

Where can I find this exact dress/What is it called?

Those are pretty common, I don't think they have an exact name but if you search "dress with sheer top" that type of dress comes up. Nordstrom, Macy's, Urban, and ASOS have a ton like that -http://... Read More »

What is it called when a dress is short in front but long in back?

A dress or gown that has a hemline that is shorter in the front and longer in the back is known as a hi/lo, hi-low or high-low. The difference in the front and the back may be very slight, just mak... Read More »

What is a woman's dress that hangs straight from the shoulders called?

A shift dress or shift is a dress with a loose shape that hangs straight down from the shoulders. The dress is typically sleeveless and is not cinched around the waist.Source:My Sugar Vintage: Glos... Read More »