The Rut: Sheath dress
The Redo: Pencil skirt and knit top
Contrast a slim skirt with a bright knit top to flatter your curves like a sheath.
Sweater, J.Crew, $80; JCrew.com. Skirt, Talbots, $90; Talbots.com.
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