On an otherwise unadorned dress, eyes go to the romantic ruffles that accentuate the upper arms.
Dress: Rayon, 213 Industry, $128; 806-794-3400. 2
In a strapless dress your neckline is more prominent than your arms. So try a one-shoulder style instead to put the focus where you want it.
Dress: Polyester, Frock by Tracy Reese, $225; tracyreese.com
A racer-back tank with a shapely cut lengthens arms and defines shoulders.
Tank: Cotton with glass and crystal beads, Plume, $220; revolveclothing.com