Dress for Your Shape: The Circle
If you tend to gain weight around the middle (or you simply want to hide a few post-pregnancy pounds), clothes should fit loosely around the midsection (to conceal a full stomach) and more snugly elsewhere (to play up thin limbs).
Styles to avoid: Anything that draws attention to the middle―like high-rise pants, belts, and waist-cinching tops.
Long and lean, these let trim legs take center stage. Pair them with a blousy top or a tunic.
“This structured style helps slim trouble areas―especially when worn with high heels,” says Mizrahi.
A relaxed cut glides over the stomach. “Look for styles with pleating or voluminous sleeves, which look modern,” says Kneen.