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Black Dahlia Maxi Dress

Tiered ruffle sheer lace sleeveless maxi dress. Fitted at the waist. Dramatic and showstopping from head to toe. Deep "V"-drop at the back. Stretchy fit. Comes with slip to wear underneath.
overall average rating:
3.571 out of 5
3.6
 out of 
5
(7 Reviews) 7
Customer Reviews for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Review 1 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:Timonium, MD
age:over 45
body type:long and lean
gorgeous lace
11.22.2013
" This dress is so beautiful, I love everything about it, except the way the underarm area is too low, as others have said. I am going to keep it though and just wear a black lace bandeau under it, I just don't want to part with it!! "
Overall Rating: 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
sizing:
true to size
runs small
true to size
runs large
Review 2 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:NYC
age:31-35
body type:slender
Gorgeous but too Roomy
11.5.2013
" Simply stunning and Incredibly Soft! Low backline plus demure front = too sexy. However, as the other ladies have stated, it is a little too roomy in the waist and the armhole drops are too wide, so you will need to have it altered. "
Overall Rating: 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
sizing:
roomy
runs small
true to size
runs large
Review 3 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:St. Petersburg fl
age:over 45
body type:curvy
lovely
10.22.2013
" I recently received this dress and I am very pleased with it. I wish it fit a liitle better through the waist but other than that it is very flattering. I had to go down a size from my usual FP size but that helped with the fit. Also wish the under slip protected the sides of the chest a little closer. All in all, I am keeping it. I will wear it to many events from and a fun evening out to a wedding. "
Overall Rating: 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
sizing:
roomy
runs small
true to size
runs large
Review 4 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:kansas city missouri
age:36-40
body type:slender
loosey lacey
10.22.2013
" Dress is really pretty, but almost too much lace. I would still love it if it didn't run so dang big. I got the xs and its still too big and I am not a zero more like a 2 free people. Must go back dang it. "
Overall Rating: 
2 out of 5
2 out of 5
sizing:
runs large
runs small
true to size
runs large
Review 5 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:Long Island
age:41-45
body type:petite
So Romantic!!
6.18.2013
" First photo FP posts for this dress does it no justice, as the lace looks cheap and plasticy (if that's even a word). The rest of the photos are accurate. Remember, black does NOT translate well in photos hence why most detailed dresses are not seen or reviewed well on the red carpet. I purchased this for a friends black tie evening wedding last week. I am 5'1", 110lb., and I had to take it up at the shoulders (which has a seam - the lace) about 1.5", and an additional 6" off the under 'slip', which is adjustable. The lace material does 'hang' but floats away nicely and is SUPER comfy.The lace overlay is so soft and delicate and is not meant to cover your 'side-boob', only the under liner does that. I must say most of FP dresses are for the 5'9"+ range but I am sporting 5.5" heels with this and its amazing! (see photos-my only problem with the shoes was the buckles kept getting caught in the lace…:\ So I walked holding it up or like Mortisha :) I ordered the XS and it is perfect. So elegant and vintage yet I can see this being worn with a little more of a hard rock kind of style, too. This was worth every penny! Love, got lots of compliments and my husband loved it, too! Enjoy people! "
1 of 1 found this review helpful.
Overall Rating: 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
sizing:
little bit loose
runs small
true to size
runs large
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Review 6 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:England
age:14-20
body type:athletic
Absolutely love it
6.8.2013
" This dress is every bit as unusual as one would expect. I can completely understand how the other reviewer found it fit poorly, but my build (small boobs, light frame and broadish shoulders) means I feel really comfortable in it. I think I'm going to try to have the waist taken in a little, but other than that the XS was a perfect fit and a great length. The fabric is so pretty and good quality (compared to some of the other FP stuff I've bought...) and I particularly love the high neckline with the low back and deeply dropped arm holes. It's a kind of understatedly sexy, slightly gothic piece and I'm so glad I purchased it! "
1 of 1 found this review helpful.
Overall Rating: 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
sizing:
little bit loose
runs small
true to size
runs large
Review 7 for Black Dahlia Maxi Dress
Name:
Location:California
age:41-45
body type:athletic
Nice Try
4.28.2013
" I purchased this in a small, it was huge.
5.5, 120lbs.
Hangs like a stretchy curtain, no waist and
didn't even touch my skin. I think the model is holding in the middle to give it shape. The
top is very narrow like a apron and didn't cover my boobs. I have great things from FP but this one missed the mark. Comes with a slip. Hope this helps.
"
3 of 3 found this review helpful.
Overall Rating: 
1 out of 5
1 out of 5
sizing:
roomy
runs small
true to size
runs large