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Congratulations — you've found your dream dress for the upcoming party season! Now comes the bummer... what the eff do you wear under it? While we'd all like to look like we were born with our dresses on, panty lines, exposed bras, and our own protruding bits and bumps are always insistent on making their own debuts. That's why we're particularly grateful for the fine people out there creating shapewear and underthings that manage to help our bodies defy gravity, HD cameras, and that extra (three) helpings of pasta from the night before. So, arm yourself with the hardest-working underwear we could find: You and your dress deserve it!
Photos: Via Shopbop/Victoria's Secret
There is no denying that fashion is improving for those over a size 14. The days of being forced to venture down into a dark basement corridor in your local department store just to find unflattering options are all but over, as more brands have begun to value the full-figured customer.
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So, your workday-from-hell is finally over — and now, all you want to do is make a beeline for the bar to grab a cocktail (or three) and delicious appetizers. If you had time to go home first, you'd #treatyoself to a fresh coat of foundation, but at the office you don’t quite have the luxury of doing so. (Anyone read