These are the fit issues before I fixed them with alterations:
- Strap length: easy alteration ($15)
- Skirt width: advanced alteration: she took out a pleat on each side. I already have wide hips, so I didn’t
need a pleat right there adding emphasis. I would only trust this job to
a skilled tailor and one that you can communicate easily with. ($35)
If you carry weight in your hips,
don’t want to have to take out a pleat or get them sewn down, look for
ones that don’t have pleats on the side -or- the pleats are sewn down to start near the top of your hip
If you carry weight in your torso,
Here are a few other pretty Fit and Flair dress options. The all include some stretch, which makes them extra comfy!
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