As a 5'2" lady who doesn't want to starve herself, I jump at any opportunity to make myself look taller. Enter: the maxi dress. Not bad, right? may16 Maxi dress, Buffalo Exchange consignment; vintage purse, belt, American Apparel (an approved store); necklace, Urban Outfitters (a not approved store, but the necklace is three years old); sunglasses, Summer Raynes Oakes eco.