FASHION TIP: Leila Kayondo reveals the top 3 rules of putting on a short dress


By staff writer

During her Manifesto Video premiere at Club Guvnor last week, the always-dressed-to-kill star singer Leila Kayondo put on an animal print short dress by L_kay kollection. The ‘Tompona’ hit maker revealed why it’s working for her:

1. Go short, or tight, but not both. (You know that smart rule that says you should only flaunt one body part at a time? The same goes for any kind of potentially scandalous outfit feature–a figure-hugging body-conscious dress can look gorgeous, but keep the length rather modest)

2. Let your legs be the main attraction. (Let your legs be the main attraction.The only required trimming is a pair of sky-high stilettos that serve to further elongate those unstoppable legs.)

3. Keep one element kinda casual. (The idea is to look fun and flirty in a super-short cocktail dress, not serious and stuffy and wannabe-sexy. You can achieve the same effect with a boyfriend blazer, a casual leather belt, or one of spring’s biggest accessory trends–knee socks!