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Old 03-25-2009, 10:06 PM
 
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Default Plus size ladies, would you wear this?

http://www.swakdesigns.com/p-369-autumnpolaris.aspx (broken link)
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Old 03-26-2009, 10:49 AM
 
Location: Richardson, TX
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Spaghetti straps are not meant for the big boobed.
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Old 03-26-2009, 11:28 AM
 
Location: Marion, IN
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Noooooo........ Even the model does not look good in that dress.
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Old 03-26-2009, 01:57 PM
 
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You wear it and I'll pass on that date, thank you.
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Old 03-26-2009, 02:25 PM
 
Location: Fort Mill, SC
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It's not so much the dress as the boobs without a bra. I was plus sized at one point and even though I was only a c cup, unless it was a halter top, I had to have some sort of bra, but I have had a child. Someone with smaller boobs that didn't need a bra, well they could wear that.
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Old 03-26-2009, 02:30 PM
 
Location: Camberville
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That's certainly not a good dress for people who are bigger on top. As someone with big boobs, broad shoulders, and big arms- heck no. Wide straps work much better for me.
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Old 03-26-2009, 03:23 PM
 
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If you're young, sure. If you're over 35, no way.
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Old 03-26-2009, 03:33 PM
 
Location: PLease buckle up. It makes it harder for the Aliens to snatch you from your car.
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Oh Hell no. Thats a wardrobe malfunction just waitin to happen. . AS somebody else stated. Spaghetti straps are not for the big boobed.

Sorry but I think she needs to hike up her boobs.
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Old 03-26-2009, 04:02 PM
 
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I'm not plus-sized so disregard my comments if you want....but I would not wear that hot mess even in a size 2/4.

It looks like a cheap nightgown. And that asymmetrical hemline...ugh.

As the other posters said, halter tops and wide straps=much much more flattering on the large-busted.

These are about 100% better:

Plus Size Sexy Fancy Long Cocktail Dress (http://www.swakdesigns.com/p-429-melody.aspx - broken link)

Plus Size Sexy Elegant Halter Style Dress (http://www.swakdesigns.com/p-121-barbara.aspx - broken link)

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Old 03-27-2009, 04:12 AM
 
Location: Oxford, England
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I personally wouldn't. I think it would look hideous on anyone whether petite or plus size. It looks to me like someone ripped some old fashioned curtains.

I find that if you are plus size it is better to accentuate the positives ( breasts, waist etc.. ) and try to draw the eye away from "problem areas". This just does all the negative and none of the positive.

Larger women ( and the vast majority of women) IMO tend to look better in more classic and classy clothes. Something well cut and well tailored giving a classic silhouette. Simple clothes with luxurious and sumptuous accessories are the way to go for me anyway.
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