dress / style / work wear / Your Image / Your Life

Dress and Body Shape – Pear Shape

Pear Shape

If your bottom half is wider than your top, and you have a relatively small bust. This means you’re fuller at the hips, and smaller on top.

The key to dressing pear-shaped women is to add volume at the top of your body and flare out at your hips and bottom.

Best dresses

  • A-line dresses help to hide wide hips and balance them.
  • Dresses with details at the top enlarge your shoulders and open your neck.
  • Empire dresses  – your waist marks the smallest point of your figure, distracting from everything else.
  • Wrap dresses style skims over hips and shows your small waist.
  • Deep V-necks  – low neckline dresses  emphasise your breasts.

TIPS:

Wear support shorts, and a bra that enhances your bust.

Add accessories, or belts at the top to distract from the lower half.

Wear belts to show your small waist. ·

Add a fitted tailored jacket to give shape and symmetry to your outfit.

Wear high-heeled shoes matching your skin tone to elongate your frame.

AVOID

Stretchy dresses as it make your bottom  look bigger. Sheath dresses.

Tight dresses or a baggy style.

 

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Dress and Body Shape – Pear Shape

  1. Pingback: That mini is so phat: dress sense that is timeless « Teatart

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s