Ball gowns are made to exaggerate ones figure, the most fashionable gowns today are mainly sleeveless, some cosseted. To pull one off you need a good bra and corset to create a slim line or smooth figure. The gown below can be worn by sizes 8 to 24's. The scarf can be used to cover ones shoulders to create a different look. Check www.sheerfashionsltd.co.uk for good quality corset’s and bras. Also to compliment your complexion choose a gown which is in fairly great contrast to your complexion.