i'm my own woman now and i agree with my mom...to an extent, of course. i believe dressing a bit more modest, yet stylish, gives a woman a lady-like, classy appearance. if you stop and think of fashion icons of the past, such as hepburn, grace kelly, jackio o., they all had that image. however, striving for a more modest style also presents one with challenges. there are a lot of frumpy, ugly clothes out there! sheesh.
that is why i get so excited when i find a dress like this:
i want it! i mean, i really, really, really want it! why does it have to be $550, jcrew?