Little black dresses for every size
Let the flouncy skirt fill out your petite frame.
SILK AND COTTON-BLEND HALTERNECK DRESS, $465, HALSTON HERITAGE, NETAPORTER.COM
Tutus and feathers work best on smaller shapes, so have fun with it.
LACE BANDEAU FEATHER DRESS, $363.23, OPULENCE ENGLAND, ASOS.COM
The column shape works so well on a figure that's slim but not super-narrow.
"SHAILENE" STRETCH-TWILL DRESS, $190, KAIN, NETAPORTER.COM
Draws the eye to the collarbone, a universally flattering focus.
THE CRISSCROSS DRESS, $69.50, VICTORIASSECRET.COM
How to wear the teeny tiny cocktail dress without showing tons of skin.
FLORAL MESH LACE DRESS, $128, FREE PEOPLE, PIPERLIME.COM
Choose peplums that are on the smaller side: they're waist-defining without adding too much volume.
PEPLUM DRESS IN STRETCH WOOL, $248, JCREW.COM
Opt for the sequin dresses that aren't bandage tight.
SEQUIN TANK DRESS, $35, WORTHINGTON, JCPENNEY.COM
Tie the belt to the side to draw the eye downward diagonally—it's a flattering little visual trick.
WOMEN'S PLUS SIZE 3.4-SLEEVE DRAPEY PONTE V-NECK, $109, LANDSEND.COM
How to show a bit of arm without committing to a sleeveless dress.
EXCLUSIVE WRAP DRESS WITH EMBELLISHED CUFF, $79.16, ASOS CURVE, ASOS.COM