He reached under the horse and tightened the cinch, which finally brought Diablo to attention.
When Cynthia finished tightening the cinch and lowered the stirrup, she turned to find him watching her.
A belt instantly alters a woman's silhouette; it can create a waist where there is none, lend a shift dress an empire-style cut or simply cinch tight a pair of too-loose trousers.
Instead, opt for empire-waist styles, which gracefully flow outward to a full skirt; A-line skirts, which conceal wide hips nicely; and belted shirt dresses, which cinch at the waist and look chic in almost all settings.
A special request for an Elmo cake is also something for a decorator to celebrate, since specialty manufactured molds and cake supplies make it a cinch to build and customize any cake that features the friendly red critter.