Empire line


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Empire line

A high-waisted style of women’s dresses, popular in France in the reign of the Emperor Napoleon.
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And you can finally have that extra helping at dinner without fear of your wasp-waisted tea dress bursting at the seams - waistlines have headed north as the Empire line, so beloved of Jane Austen heroines, makes a return.