Fashion director Shelly Vella shows you how.
Time to dispel a common myth about maxi dressing: big, small, short or tall, this dress will look great on all. Yes, you may need a seamstress on speed dial to ensure you get the length just right (an inch above your ankle if you’re not enamoured with a true floor sweeper), but try the dress on with flat and high shoes first and look for waisted or empire-line styles if you prefer something a little more figure flattering.
How to wear a maxi dress:
Luxe fabrics will fall elegantly to the floor.
A cascade of ruffled florals is a garden-party winner.
Slinkily strappy, your beach-to-bar look sorted.