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Tall formal gowns

5 Tips for Tall Women on Finding Long Formal Dresses

How do you feel when you get invited to a dressy event?  If you’re like me, you get a surge of panic, sprint to your closet and frantically rummage through your dresses to see if you have anything remotely suitable and long enough. Why the surge of panic?  Well, formal dresses for tall women seem to be a bit hard to come by.  If I’m going to wear a long gown, of course I want it to sweep the floor (or at least get reasonably close to the floor).  I definitely DON’T want to look like I’m ready to go […]

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Online shopping and wedding (guest) dress woes

Wedding guest dress woes…trying saying that 5 times fast.  I’ve been having some bad luck with my online shopping lately, and it’s back to the drawing board as far as figuring out what to wear to my friend’s wedding. Sometimes I just have to talk things out so lucky you…you get to listen in.  Here’s what has happened up to this point. A dress from Long Tall Sally arrived on my doorstep today, but alas it was too tight in the hips and poofy in the midsection….the joys of being a size small on the top half and large on […]

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