Dress to Flatter Your Figure
Your Type: Hourglass shape (curvy around the bust and hips, with a smaller waistline)
The Strategy: It’s all about exaggerating your silhouette, not fighting it
• Simple, solid shapes that will highlight your waist.
• Thick belts, pencil skirts, a little volume around the shoulder to make the waist appear even smaller
• Wrap tops, scooped and boatneck necklines. Pants should be bootcut or flares that fill well in the thigh.
Avoid: Ruffles, frills, lapels, busy patterns; any straight, boxy shapes
Your Secret Weapon: A fitted vest that flares out at the waist
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