Empire line

Empire line

A high-waisted style of women’s dresses, popular in France in the reign of the Emperor Napoleon.
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In a cream empire line dress, decorated with a floral motif in Cardiff City's away colours of black and yellow, the emotion of the FA Cup final pre-match buildup came through in her voice.
40s: Mocha dress pounds 75, pink suede clutch pounds 25, gladiator gold cuff pounds 9, all from Marks and Spencer's Limited Collection; Teens: Black crochet applique top pounds 30, yellow crochet skirt pounds 30, chocolate and shell buckle belt pounds 15, leather riding boots pounds 85, tan western bag pounds 28, all from Miss Selfridge; 20s: Vivienne Westwood wrap-around dress, price to be confirmed; 30s: Wallis black empire line jewelled-embellished dress pounds 90; 50s: Coat pounds 175, top pounds 70 and trousers pounds 80, all from Betty Barclay; Paper and straw woven floppy with star trim; pounds 15 from Accessorize
Designer Vicky Waring created the ivory silk crepe dresses with an empire line and pleated skirt, trimmed in sage green.
Dressed ethereally in a chiffon cream empire line dress topped off with a black ribbon she is humble and sweet, almost nervous to be facing such an eager crowd.
She looked simply stunning at a Las Vegas film awards ceremony the other night in a gold silk empire line dress.
So the 21-year-old took the chiffon scarf from the dress's empire line waistband and used it to create a more demure look.
The dress was cut in a classic empire line which neatly covered her expanding bump and the plunging neckline meant she also showed off her womanly curves.
Feeling confident, she showed off her pregnancy bump in a gathered empire line dress instead of covering up with a maternity smock.
Caramel cardigan, pounds 69, Joules, sizes 8-18; floral print empire line dress, pounds 60, Warehouse, sizes 6-16; tan leather belt, pounds 16, Topshop
CLASSIC CHIC Kim Cattrall wore stunning floaty black vintage Thierry Mugler gown BLUE BEAUTY Cynthia Nixon showed offnew hairdo and Narciso Rodriguez dress PURE GOLD Kristin Davis in sparkly Norman Novello sequined empire line frock PALS In 2006 with McQueen STAR CLUSTER Red carpet hug-in LEX AND THE CITY SJP in McQueen strapless dress, lace platforms and fab headgear
CLASSIC J CHIC Kim Cattrall wore stunning floaty black vintage Thierry Mugler gown PURE J GOLD Kristin Davis in sparkly Norman Novello sequined empire line frock BLUE J BEAUTY Cynthia Nixon showed off new hairdo and Narciso Rodriguez dress IMPRESSIVE J DRESSES Michelle Heaton, radio presenter Siobhan O'Connor, TV3's Anna Daly and model Sara Kavanagh at Dublin premiere CREAM Z OF THE CROP Caroline Morahan keeps it short and sweet A GOOD 3 IN-VEST-MENT Georgia Salpa shows off her sexy new fringe FASHION 3FORDE Model Nadia looks red hot in kneelength dress LEX J AND THE CITY SJP in McQueen strapless dress, lace platforms and fab headgear STAR J CLUSTER Red carpet hug-in