It started with a link to a stylish $23 dress being posted to a private Facebook group for broadcast meteorologists. More than 50 of the female meteorologists in the group purchased the Homeyee Women’s stretch tunic pencil sheath dress, and on Sunday a composite image of female broadcasters across the country all wearing the dress went viral on popular sites such as Reddit. Dallas’s Fox 4 meteorologist Jennifer Myers told BuzzFeed News that finding comfortable, flattering, business-casual dresses appropriate for their work can be a challenge, especially since many meteorologists have to live on a tight budget. “This dress had ALL of those qualities we look for, but the price was the major selling point,” said Tapases. “Many of us don’t have a clothing allowance and are responsible for buying all of our own clothes. Each time someone new got it in, we just kept confirming how great of a buy it was.”
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