(sizes 12-16) & a Grown Woman
Before running to the store or making any purchases online, you need to know your size. Measuring tape is easy to come by and well worth the money if you don't have one yet.
There are some great options for cocktail dresses and formalwear. Dillard's, for example, has sizes ranging from 0-18 and their cocktail dresses are designed for grown-ass women's bodies.
Ann Taylor is a great destination for classic suiting from size 00-18 and even offers petite or tall options. If you want something less basic, Argent offers great colors with modern silhouettes.
If you want on-trend style that isn't geared toward teens, try BACAAL or Banana Republic for sophisticated fashion straight from the runway. Or try a more feminine look with Kate Spade!
Classic doesn't mean boring, and brands like Eileen Fisher are a fashion staple for those who like a versatile and high-quality wardrobe. You can find the right brand to elevate your style.
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