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Take a look at tips on how-to-dress for your body type and view customer reviews, fashion blogger ideas, a fashion glossary, customer photos, lifestyle tips, & more. At Monroe & Main our goal has always been tailoring to flatter real women like us and like you, in misses and plus sizes.

Woman looking at clothes on a rack in a store The fabrics of your wardrobe

We did some investigating into the materials that make up our wardrobes. Here is what we found.

Flattering Fit & Curve-Friendly Fabrics Secret Strategy #17: Curve-Friendly Fabrics

Shhh. . .it’s a secret! This is why our clothes fit so well!! We only use curve-friendly fabrics. It’s anything but easy. Find out more!

a guide to determining your body type A guide for determining your body type

Take a look at this guide to some common body shapes to help you determine yours.

Woman in brown ruffle jacket over animal print top and gray pants Secret Strategy #15: Opposite Focus

Rather than focus on curvy areas for flattery, enhance them by focusing on opposite places.

Woman in black lace high-low hem tunic and white pants Secret Strategy #13: Tunics work well

Need coverage for your tummy, hips, or thighs? Tunics work well with your shape. Accentuate your features with soft detailing such as crochet-lace or hi-low hems.

Periwinkle bra Secret Strategy #12: The Perfect Bra Fit

Have you ever found that perfect bra fit? The fullest spot of your bust should be directly halfway between your shoulders and elbows, and if your chest is dropping below that, it’s probably time to take your measurements and check your sizing.