This dress represents the femininity that Gene's mother wants her to have. Gene does not wear a lot of dresses, she prefers dressing as a boy. Gene's mother wants her to be the perfect woman to find a suitable husband and to help her family move up from their current social class. The dress represents who Gene's mother wants her to be, "Mother had forced me to wear a horrible confection of a dress, with froths of white lace and a wide pale-pink sash high around my corseted waist" (Lam, 79).
Dress Wine colored dress with grey studs! It's pretty short but goes perfect with leggings. Soft light sweater material (70% cotton, 15% polyester, 15% spandex) it is super soft! Love this design..brings out curves super flattering! Only worn once. Does not come with necklace shown in the last picture. Make an offer! vila milano Dresses Mini