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help where do you find party dresses for very petite teen? 94 lbs and 4'11" the big department store never having anything that fits.

dallas/ft worth metroplex.

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deltaeve

Asked by deltaeve at 8:58 PM on May. 10, 2009 in Shopping

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  • Loehmanns
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:00 PM on May. 10, 2009

  • Take her to a shop that specializes in formal wear. Then they can size it (hopefully in time!)
    ajguinn

    Answer by ajguinn at 9:04 PM on May. 10, 2009

  • DEB they have sizes from 0 or 00 up, and very cute dresses for formal ocasions
    reds1000

    Answer by reds1000 at 12:02 AM on May. 11, 2009

  • kids section maybe
    mandielynn23

    Answer by mandielynn23 at 11:56 PM on May. 11, 2009

  • I would suggest buying the smallest size formal wear that you can find in a style that she likes, be it at a department store or a formalwear store, and have it altered. Almost anything can be altered to fit to some degree. I am assuming that she wears a size 0 or 00 or something in that range and everything is too long for her. Have it altered. The straps can be taken up, the length can be made shorter, the bust and waist can all be adjusted. It may cost a bit, but honestly its something that she is probably going to have to deal with for a very long time if she is already a teen and that petite.
    SusanD

    Answer by SusanD at 4:58 AM on May. 17, 2009

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