Gowns with pomp are back in a big way. Ushering in the new formality are styles that focus on the perfect fit. Whether your shape needs softness or structure, these statement dresses will flatter your contours with compelling elegance.

THE BEST DRESS FOR: An hourglass

Make like Beyoncé and flaunt your curves in a diva-licious satin gown. The fit-and-flare shape enhances a voluptuous body that can easily rock flamboyant shoulder rosettes and fabulous pink-trimmed organza flounces

Gown, $2,975, Jewel by Priscilla of Boston. Earrings, Anzie. Shoes, Nina.

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