Keeping up with the trend can be sometimes difficult, and not all styles looks good on all body type,there are so many trends in fashion that there is something available for every body shape.Style is not all about sporting the trendiest outfits; it’s about highlighting the best features on your body.Thus, understanding your body type helps with mapping clothes, and tweaking it in a way that matches your style too.The idea is to make sure the dresses we choose sit beautifully in accordance with the body proportions and enhance your looks for an even better-looking silhouette.
There are many different body shapes out there, but the top five body shape most women align with are one of five: apple, pear, hourglass, inverted triangle, or rectangle. Knowing this will help you learn how to best dress for your body type.
Apple 🍎 body shape
You will fall under this apple-shaped figure when you have a heavier upper body in comparison to your lower part of the body.If you’re curvy with a less defined waist, you’re likely an apple shape (also known as a circle or round body type).
People with this body type usually have broad shoulders, bigger bust line, and that’s why it feels like the weight gathers around the midriff.
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Dressing for an apple body shape
A-line or empire cuts are ideal for you. Wear printed dresses or patterned jackets that add a layer to shift the focus.Since most of the weight and concentration is above the hips, the mid-riff appears heavier than the remaining body with a minimal waistline.You could wear flared bottoms; palazzos etc. to create a balance. Also, since your shoulders are broad and you might already have a bigger bustline, ensure you wear the right bra.Take attention away from the heavier part of the body and highlight your strength,flaunt your legs or wear the dress with V or deep V necklines that created an elongated illusion of the torso.
Hour glass ⏳ body shape
Shoulder and hips are fairly balanced and you have a defined waist, an hour Glass body shape is the perfect body Shape with the right curves in right places.striking a balance with nice dresses that fits is important because not everyone has this body shape.
Dressing for hour glass shape
Dresses that fits this body shape are sweetheart necklines that helps flaunt the upper body, you might also want to use a belt at your natural waist line to flaunt your waist, body hugging dresses are dope for this body shape.
Anything looks good on this body shape but you night eventually spoil the look with loose tops and bottoms.
Pear 🍐body shape/Triangle body shape
The pear body shape have hips wider than the shoulder and they tends to have a thinner upper body and a large hip and buttocks To appear more balanced and proportionate, triangle body types should opt for dresses that add more volume to their upper half.
Dressing for a pear body shape
Dresses with details in the bust area will help create a balancing effect or wearing ruffled tops that add definition to the upper body look great. You can also create an illusion of the hour Glass with the pear body shape by wearing skinny jeans with loose tops .Crop tops, sweetheart, V or deep-V, scoop or boat necks will balance your bottom out.
Rectangle🟥 body shape
When the waist is about the same as hips and bust. there is not too much of a definition to your silhouette, and it’s fairly straightforward.Your silhouette isn’t as curvy as the pear or apple bodies. Instead, you’ll look fairly straight up with flat shoulders.
Dressing for a rectangle-shaped body
Go for kaftans with splits at waist, simple straight lines, empire line, shift dresses.Dresses that add definition to your bottom and necklines like lower, wider necklines such as jewels, scoop boat necklines should be worn.Blazers, long jackets and capes add the much-needed drama here.
Inverted 🔻triangle body shape
This body types tend to have waists that are not well-defined and broader shoulders.
Dressing for inverted triangle body shape
dresses that slightly flare out are ideal for you as they help balance out broad shoulders. let all patterns, ruffles, layers, etc be part of the bottom part of your body.