Looking at Vera in her stunning leopard-print dress, it's hard to believe she hasn't worn a dress in 20 years.
Putting on the dress, however, was an emotional experience for Vera. "It hasn't been easy," she says. "[But] just being able to wear [a] dress, it's been worth it, I'd say."
- Jones New York leopard print dress from Bloomingdales: $99
- Donna Ricco cropped cardigan from Nordstrom: $58
- Lauren by Ralph Lauren patent belt from Nordstrom: $52
- Joan & David black patent platform from Macy's: $200
- Large crackle resin necklace from Nordstrom: $195
- Argento Vivo gold, dangly hoop earrings from Nordstrom: $68
- Ralph by Ralph Lauren gold bangle bracelets from Nordstrom: $98
- (Under) Spanx Slim Cognito from Nordstrom: $72
- (Under) TC Even More tank from Nordstrom: $59