The belt front and back is cut in a sharp V shape. And was a bit tight by my thigh area. I am a bigger women size jean's so I wasn't expecting it to even tie but figured for the price I could add some fabric to make it work. My boobs are a little out there but I'm a 34 B so its not extremely vulgar.
I have been a professional bellydancer Fits most. Decoration can be sparse or incredibly opulent! Gowns are not common.