Spring and summer is the very period when the soul longs for renewal, when you want to change your image, become more interesting and attractive to others. A change in the usual image necessarily entails an update of the wardrobe. And very handy if among the usual clothes you have a nice little dress of an unusual style.
Among the various models and styles of women's clothing, a balloon dress occupies a special place. Despite the technicality of the name, it looks very cute and feminine, sexy and attractive. Invented by the Spanish fashion designer Cristobal Valenciaga back in the 50s. of the last century, from time to time it rises to the peak of popularity, then for some time the passions around calm down, and then reappearing in a dress of this cut in public becomes almost a must for any inveterate fashionista.
The secret of the popularity of such an outfit as a balloon dress is simply explained. Firstly, it goes to the female representativesof different ages: little girls, teenage girls beginning to blossom, young ladies and ladies, whose age has long and firmly crossed the threshold of Balzac. The main thing here is a sense of proportion and taste, the correct selection of colors and styles.
Secondly, the figure of the one on which the balloon dress will be worn does not have to be perfectly slim. The originality of the cut of this model lies in the fact that in shape it resembles an hourglass: a puffy bodice, a narrowed waist and a puffy skirt with a narrowed hem. The standard length of the model is just above the knees. However, there are also evening options when the balloon dress reaches the floor.
If a lady has very small breasts or just a girl wants her visually to look bigger, juicier, more seductive, just such a dress will help to achieve the desired effect. The extended bodice will make others believe that shapes no smaller than the third size are hidden under it. But if your chest is really big, then a balloon dress will also help to hide this little nuisance, or rather, the features of its cut.
Similar story with waist and hips. If the girl is thin, the skirt widened in the hips will add a lack of volume, and if, on the contrary, the hips are full, it will hide everything superfluous. The waist in a dress of such a silhouette will always be advantageous to appear narrow and slender. By the way, this can be emphasized more effectively by fastening a wide belt or tying the same ribbon. Both the belt and the ribbon can be the same color as the outfit, or they can contrast. Balloon dress, photos in magazinesthe mod is shown, it looks especially elegant in the second version. But in any case, it very favorably emphasizes and sets off the sex appeal and attractiveness of the female figure.
Buy or sew?
If you decide to get a beautiful and elegant new thing, the most difficult thing is to get exactly what you need: the size, color and type of style that will be convenient, comfortable, joyful. For thin, slender or normal height and physique, it will not be difficult to go shopping and choose the option to your liking. But women with non-standard figures in this regard are always more difficult. Fashion studios will come to the rescue. Experienced craftsmen will surely pick up a pattern for a balloon dress, with the help of which they will sew an outfit for you according to an individual order and parameters.
And finally: when you are going to put on a new thing, you should take care of additional accessories. Shoes - high heels, especially if your height is average or slightly lower. Jewelry - better than large beads. Well, a handbag or clutch.