We're not sure we can entirely chalk it up to sorcery, but there must be at least a little sleight of hand that comes along with slipping into a maxi-dress. The silhouette looks flattering on every shape, size, and height. It's a single piece that can make putting yourself together as easy as taking a selfie: one step.
With long, sleek lines, a maxi certainly highlights a statuesque woman's figure, but that's not to say it doesn't help a petite lady flaunt her form, too. The floor-length fit is a ubiquitous style for good reason; it compliments both curvy and non-curvy frames, and works for myriad occasions and budgets.
Sure, we could keep on debating a wardrobe staple that may or may not have special sartorial powers, but we'd rather take the hands-on approach. Allow us to erase any lingering doubt with these plus-size picks.