How-To (Fit)

How to Buy a Party Dress

Lucky How-To
Michael Waring
  • Sit down in it: You might suddenly discover that a full-skirted dress is too poufy, or a sexy dress is actually closer to obscene.

  • Move around in it, so you're sure it can handle the activities you intend it for. The last thing you want is to get out on the dance floor and then realize you're going to be tugging your dress up all night.

  • As you check out a dress' fit, keep your mind open to visiting a tailor. Straps, sleeves, and hemlines are generally not difficult or expensive to alter.

more on luckymag.com

Friday Style, Halloween Edition: An Office-Friendly Orange And Black Look

Polished and crisp, yet still plenty festive, this is a great way to enjoy the holiday without raising any eyebrows.

News Flash: Amy Poehler Reveals Her 'Treat Yo' Self' Indulgence In Her Reddit AMA

Amy Poehler held a brilliant Reddit AMA yesterday, during which she divulged a ton of top-secret information.

An Easy Halloween Nail Art Idea You Can Wear With—Or Without!—A Costume

Nail pro Jin Soon Choi shows us how to create an insanely easy spiderweb-inspired mani for Halloween.

The Beauty Closet: Drew Barrymore's Genius Pencil

Light but rich with pigments. Bright but understated. Offhand yet deliberate. Wildly deluxe yet $10. Just like its creator (famous yet down-to-earth,…

Seven All-Purpose Balms That Are Seriously The Bomb

From dry skin to scrapes and rashes, no-frills balms are the ultimate beauty cure-all.