You might even think of that time The Stepford Wives turned their local supermarket aisles into what we can only describe as a catwalk of frothy, frilly dresses.
When you hear the word ‘ruffles’, you likely think of semi-sheer pieces in fair hues – perhaps pastel pinks and blues – that wouldn’t look out of place in a super romantic summer-set ’50s novel.
Either way, you likely don’t hear the word and immediately think of autumn. Even less so, winter.
But, as we predicted back in February (#humblebrag) having spotted them adorning the AW19 runways at Molly Goddard, Erdem and Roksanda, this season is all about the flounce.
So we’re here to suggest you forget everything you’ve ever associated with ‘ruffles’, and rethink the concept as the secret weapon in every cool-weather wardrobe. After all, it’s layers-upon-layers of fabric… who doesn’t want that in winter?
Here are all the major ruffles that we’ve got our eye on this autumn in preparation for the trend’s resurgence…
22 Stunning Dresses Petite Girls Can Wear to a Wedding This Fall
If you’re on the shorter side, it’s no secret that buying the perfect dress for an event can be tricky. You’ll want it to look cute, feel comfortable, and, most importantly, have the right fit. Oftentimes, lacking in the height department can mean making an extra trip to the tailor when you finally hunt down that one you just can’t live without. Thankfully, so many of our favorite brands and retailers are now finally producing more and more petite sizes, so you don’t have to waste more time and money on getting the ideal length. So, if you’re planning on attending a wedding this upcoming season (because, well, who isn’t?), we have good news for you.
To make hunting down your dream dress easier, we shopped and uncovered 22 seriously stunning picks that are just the right length. The best part: they’re all so versatile. There’s no point overspending on a dress you’ll just wear one time. Ahead, you’ll find that our favorites are easy to rock to the office, on vacation, or for other events in the future. From bold yellow midis to pretty floral-print maxis, we have no doubt you’ll find your match. Keep reading to check out our hottest picks of the season.
Celebrate Halloween 2019 in Sexy Style With These 70 Sizzling-Hot Costume Ideas
Listen up, ladies – in 2019, every adult woman should feel comfortable embracing her sexy side for Halloween. Whether this means showing extra leg, wearing an ultratight dress, or baring major skin, we’ve rounded up ensembles that range from conservative to straight-up scandalous, and everything in between.
From pop culture costumes like Ashley O and Harley Quinn to classics like Poison Ivy and black cats, there’s no limit to the hot ideas out there. Get ready for a confident night out this All Hallows’ Eve with the alluring costumes we’ve collected ahead!