Measuring your shoulder width, bust, waist and other measurements to determine the length and color of the clothes that fit you can help you rule out clothes that don't fit you. So, how will you pick out the right clothes for you? Will it be used mainly for everyday activities such as travel, school or work, or will it only be worn occasionally for formal occasions? For an outfit that you will use for everyday life, you will want something loose and casual and comfortable. For a formal occasion, you will want a dress that is of high quality and has a three-dimensional shape to make it visually appealing.