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Aperitif Dress

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(Was $148.00 ) now $74.00 to $88.80

You’ll love the feeling of this drapey lyocell in our amazing abstract prints or classic Black. A flattering velvet band adds a nicely understated detail.

  • 100% Tencel® lyocell
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Full length sleeves
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Double layer lightweight jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed side zip
  • Velvet trim detail at waist
  • Imported
Body Measurements  (inches)
US24681012141618
Bustup to 3232-33½34-35½36-3737½-3939½-4141½-4343½-45½46-48
Waistup to 2525-26½27-2828½-3030½-3232½-3434½-36½37-3939½-41
Hipup to 33½33½-3535½-3737½-3939½-4141½-4343½-45½46-4848½-51
Garment Measurement  (inches)
 2 PET2 R4 PET4 R4 L6 PET6 R6 L8 PET
Front length34½3734¾37¼40¼3537½40½35¼
Chest circumference303031½31½31½33333334½
Front neck drop88888
Waist circumference27½27½29292930¾30¾30¾32¼
Hip circumference35¾35¾37¾37¾37¾39¾39¾39¾41¾
Hem circumference35¾35¾37¾37¾37¾39¾39¾39¾41¾
Sleeve length22232223¼23¼22¼23½23½22½
 8 R8 L10 PET10 R10 L12 R12 L14 R14 L
Front length37¾40¾35¾38¼41¼38¾41¾39¼42¼
Chest circumference34½34½36½36½36½38½38½4141
Front neck drop8888
Waist circumference32¼32¼34¼34¼34¼36¼36¼38½38½
Hip circumference41¾41¾43¾43¾43¾4646¼48½48½
Hem circumference41¾41¾43¾43¾43¾464648½48½
Sleeve length23½23½22¾2424242424¼24¼
 16 R16 L18 L
Front length39¾42½43
Chest circumference43¼43¼45¾
Front neck drop
Waist circumference414143¼
Hip circumference50¾50¾53
Hem circumference50¾50¾53
Sleeve length24½24½24¾

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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3.8

(based on 27 reviews)

73%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (24)
  • Great design (16)
  • Practical (12)
  • Retains shape (8)
  • Well made (8)

Cons

  • Poor fit (4)

Best Uses

  • Night out (21)
  • Special occasions (17)
  • Wear to work (16)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      83% 

      (20 reviews)

      Feels too large

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic dresser (13), Trendy/stylish dresser (8), Casual dresser (6)
    • Comfort vs Style:
    • Style driven (15), Comfort driven (10)

Reviewed by 27 customers

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2.0

Not what I expected

By LawyerLisa

from Washington

About Me Classic Dresser

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Comfortable

Cons

  • Bad Design

Best Uses

    I had high hopes for this dress but was disappointed. I ordered the black. The fabric was surprisingly thin. There are two layers to the skirt, one longer than the other, and the layers were visible and distracting. Equally unfortunate, the velvet waistband made my middle look thick, for an overall unflattering shape. If I were to order again I would size down, but I didn't like the thin material either, so back it went.

    • Age:
    • 45-54 yrs old
    • Comfort vs Style:
    • Style Driven
     
    4.0

    Almost Perfect

    By Kris K.

    from US

    About Me Classic Dresser

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Great Design
    • Practical

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Night Out

      I love the style and fit of this dress. The cross-over V at the neck was very flattering and not too low. The banding at the waist gave needed definition.

      My only problem was with the color and the ribbon detail. The color is much more of a green than a true teal as it appears in the pictures. Also, the ribbon detail is velvet and is several shades lighter than the dress and a bit cheap looking. The mismatched ribbon made this a no go for me.

      • Age:
      • 35-44 yrs old
      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Comfort vs Style:
      • Comfort Driven
       
      4.0

      sexy and bold

      By cleo69

      from new york

      About Me Classic Dresser

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Great Design
      • Well Made

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Night Out
        • Special Occasions

        beautiful colors for a special occasion. Sexy and stylish, but just a little tight in the chest area. I went up a size and it was perfect.

        • Age:
        • 45-54 yrs old
        • Sizing:
        • Feels too small
        • Comfort vs Style:
        • Style Driven
         
        5.0

        Love this dress

        By Bridge

        from Dallas

        About Me Classic Dresser

        See all my reviews

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Durable
        • Practical

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Night Out
          • Special Occasions
          • Wear To Work

          This dress is so comfy and looks great. It fits well, I ordered it in the 2P and it's the right length and I get many compliments on it. I want the blue color too!

          • Age:
          • 25-34 yrs old
          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Comfort vs Style:
          • Comfort Driven
           
          5.0

          THE hourglass dress

          By Nene

          from Houston

          About Me Casual Dresser

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Great Design
          • Practical

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Night Out
            • Special Occasions

            I'm a size 16 and this dress just flatters my hourglass shape.

            • Age:
            • 45-54 yrs old
            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Comfort vs Style:
            • Comfort Driven
             
            3.0

            Pretty dress

            By Annie

            from Denver, CO

            About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

            See all my reviews

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Durable
            • Retains Shape
            • Washes Well

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Night Out
              • Wear To Work

              I purchased the black one, and the color was a little darker than what I was expecting. I thought it would be more similar to what is on the model. I tend to wear it with some funky panty hose and boots or with off black hose and pumps. I also dress it up a little with a simple necklace.

              • Age:
              • 35-44 yrs old
              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Comfort vs Style:
              • Style Driven
               
              3.0

              Great dress, beware of the fit

              By Christy

              from The Midwest

              About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

              See all my reviews

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Durable
              • Great Design
              • Practical
              • Well Made
              • Wrinkle Resistant

              Cons

              • Poor Fit

              Best Uses

              • Casual Wear
              • Night Out
              • Special Occasions
              • Wear To Work

              I bought this in red -- mostly for the color and pattern, which is gorgeous! It's just as pretty in person. I had to size up to fit my larger bust, otherwise the banding came up too high. But in a size larger (10 compared to my usual 8), it works well. I also ordered a long because otherwise it seemed inappropriate for work, even on my 5'4" frame. I'm a curvy size 8. It puffs out a bit at the hips, I actually think it would be most flattering on more of a "boy shape." But I love the color and pattern so much I'll keep it.

              • Age:
              • 25-34 yrs old
              • Sizing:
              • Feels too small
              • Comfort vs Style:
              • Style Driven
               
              5.0

              Very flattering yet comfortable!

              By Eight Was Not Enough

              from USA

              About Me Casual Dresser

              See all my reviews

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Great Design
              • Well Made

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Night Out
                • Special Occasions

                I bought this dress in the black and love it! It is so comfortable yet dressy enough to wear to a special occasion. I found the fit very flattering on my tall hourglass frame.. will buy the green too if the price drops!

                • Age:
                • 45-54 yrs old
                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Comfort vs Style:
                • Style Driven
                 
                4.0

                Super flattering

                By Xo

                from Boston

                About Me Casual Dresser

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Great Design
                • Retains Shape
                • Wrinkle Resistant

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Night Out
                  • Special Occasions
                  • Wear To Work

                  Love this dress. Very flattering, great green color, very comfortable. May get the black also.

                  • Age:
                  • 35-44 yrs old
                  • Sizing:
                  • Feels true to size
                  • Comfort vs Style:
                  • Style Driven
                   
                  2.0

                  Poor fit, light fabric

                  By Christy

                  from The Midwest

                  About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

                  See all my reviews

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Wrinkle Resistant

                  Cons

                  • Dry Clean Only
                  • Poor Fit
                  • Poor Quality

                  Best Uses

                  • Special Occasions
                  • Wear To Work

                  The pattern is pretty, but the material is much more lightweight than I imagined and the fit makes my large busted hourglass shape look dowdy. The bottom poofs out in a way that seems to add 20 pounds. The material needs to be heftier and stretchier. I'm 5'4", 150 pounds.

                  • Age:
                  • 25-34 yrs old
                  • Sizing:
                  • Feels true to size
                  • Comfort vs Style:
                  • Style Driven

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