How to Choose a Dress For Your Body Type

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How to Choose a Dress For Your Body Type

A short person can have the same shape as that of a tall person. Each person is born with a unique shape. However, our body shapes are categorically classified into five general shapes: pear, wedge, rectangle, apple and hourglass. There can be persons falling into any one of these categories or even might be a blend of one or more categories. Not every form of clothing will suit everyone.

The choice of outfits depends on the determination of the body shape. Pending on this goes the selection of the dress, which to accept and which to avoid. A fair assessment of the body should be made. Dressing aptly according to the body shape really makes life interesting. Buying clothes that may flatter the body is also a way to be cautious of the weight.

Choosing Dress Pending on Body Shape

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Pear body people have wider lower hips than the upper body. For such persons pants and printed skirts should be avoided. The colour of the top and jeans or pants should be in contrast. Boat necked tops and strapless dresses will go good for such persons. Pointed shoes will help give a lengthened look of the legs. Dressing well for such people is just to balance the upper and lower halves. Bright coloured tops will be suitable.

Bright Colours for Wedge Body Shape

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Wedge body shaped persons have broad chest and wide shoulders. They may choose bright colours pants or bottoms, full skirts, boat neck-line tops. An illusion of the waist should be created.

Long Dress for Rectangle Shaped Body

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Rectangle body shaped persons are usually said to be on the slim side. Their waist, hip and shoulder are similar. Long jackets should be preferred for a good look. Over attractive styles do not go well with such figures. A good inner wear will be in good proportion.

Correct Choice for Apple Shaped Body

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Apple body shaped persons have their major weight above the hips, with broad shoulders and back. The colour of their dress should be monochromatic-different shades of one colour. V-neck tops will look good on them. A bra that will give good lift and support should be worn. Care should also be taken to conceal if there is a tummy bulge. Flared jeans and short skirts will be a good match for this shape.

Attention to Weight a Must

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Hourglass body shaped persons have proportionate shoulders and hips with almost more of curves. Neither too much of baggy dresses nor too tight dresses will look good. Many people even envy the hourglass shaped bodies mainly for their curves. The tops that are selected should taper in towards the waist and the ski9rts should fit well over the hips and bottom. If these persons pay a little attention to their weight then they can be very daring with the clothes that they choose.

A Correct Wardrobe

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People should be well equipped as how to tailor the wardrobe pending on the body shape in order to emphasise the positive aspects. This will also enable to boost the confidence of people with a negative body image. By dressing in the correct outfit that will flatter the shape one becomes more familiar with the body and the art of choosing the correct dress. The very thought of looking fabulous when the weight loss target is reached at lies on the right choice of clothes.

By | 2017-11-04T12:40:58+00:00 August 19th, 2015|Categories: Beauty, Living|0 Comments

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