Fancy dress’s have the ability to lift the wearer out of the ordinary and propel them into a temporary world where everything is beautiful. Since fancy dresses are usually worn in a wonderfully decorated atmosphere, it can certainly be true. Fancy dress’s are suitable for special events and as evening wear.
There are fancy dress categories to help shoppers narrow down their search for a fancy dress. The categories are related to event and age group of the wearer. The wedding category of fancy dresses includes gowns and dresses for the bride, bridesmaids, flower girl, mother of the bride and mother of the groom.
Prom dresses, cocktail dresses and special occasion dresses including costumes are other categories for fancy dress’s. For these very special costumed events, examples of costume themes are period, gothic, medieval, western themed, pirate, fantasy and Hollywood. All costume fancy dresses are beautiful renditions of the dresses that inspired their creation.
Shoppers can find fancy dresses that will flatter any body type particularly when care is taken to find the right dress. Fancy dresses are available in a wide range of colors from which the wearer can find their favorite color or most flattering color. With such a wide range of choices available in fancy dresses, shoppers are encouraged to ask for help with choosing the most flattering dress for them. Since a fancy dress is generally more expensive than ordinary dresses, it is important the the wearer is happy with their fancy dress.
Fancy dress’s may be handmade or mass produced, which makes fancy dresses affordable for all budgets. It is possible to look stunning in a handmade or mass produced dress as long as it suits the wearer’s personal style and body type. Examples of styles that are available in fancy dresses include A-line, ball gown, mermaid, sheath and two piece.
For many shoppers, the waistline is an important consideration when choosing a flattering dress design. The different waistlines available on fancy dress’s include the basque, dropped, empire, natural and princess. Different waistlines can either highlight a trim waist, hide a larger one or give a waist a smaller appearance. The neckline is another feature that can highlight or flatter the area. The necklines that are available for fancy dresses include the bateau, halter, jewel, scoop, spaghetti strap, square, strapless, sweetheart and V-neck.
The fabric for the fancy dress is chosen because of its suitability for the season. The fabrics that are used to create fancy dress’s will range from shiny, soft sheen, sequined, textured, sheer, semi-sheer, delicate, thick, stretchy, netted and crisp. Popular choices of fabrics for fancy dresses include silk, shantung, taffeta, satin, damask and velvet.
Sheer, semi sheer and netted fabrics include organza, organdy, chiffon, batiste, organza and tulle. Lightweight fabrics include crepe, silk, polyester and rayon. Medium weight materials include taffeta and damask. Heavier fabrics include brocade, peau de soie, dupioni and satin.
Fancy dress’s have a way of making their wearer feel special. The right dress will flatter and help make the event even more memorable. With so many choices available, it is as fun to shop for a fancy dress as it is to wear the dress.