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Without a doubt, this year harvested few brightest dresses trends, but please – no rush, as not everything you see on models may serve your look at its best. Let’s find out what type of dresses harmonize your figure and make you look a super star. With these tips you will never miss a chance for looking like a royalty, especially knowing that this look will not cost you a fortune.

Curvy and full bust body

It’s obvious that your advantages must be emphasized, so the full bust will look amazing in dresses with nipped-in waistline where the low cleavage attracts all attention. The length of a dress is of no importance, but a too tight silhouette should be avoided. It’s also crucial for curvy body shape to wear a perfectly fitted bra. If you are in doubts – find tips about the signs you might be wearing the wrong size of a bra

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Skinny body with a small bust

Shirring is your best friend! All possible decorations and wavy straps over the bust area will make your upper body look fuller. Waist line is allowed to be wrapped tightly to make a more distinguished difference between waist and bust lines. Unless you have a sporty and curvy butts, the tight wrapping of hips are should be avoided by all means.

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If you want to look a bit taller – you should avoid bouffant long skirts and full midi-dresses, as latter make legs visually shorter. Your perfect dress is of a knee-length, with simple and straight silhouette where your waist-line is not too distinguished. Maxi sleeveless dresses with high neck-line are also your winning choice! By the way, when it comes to sleeves always remember that long sleeves make you look higher, while mid-length sleeves visually cut your body, making it look shorter (especially with bright or dark colors).

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“Apple” shape

In order to harmonize the body shape, you may try short dresses with circle skirts. Your goal is to emphasize your beautiful legs, full bust and nice shoulders shape, taking attention away from the middle part of your body. Almost all types of dresses suit well for the apple shaped body, except dresses with inbuilt or nipped waist-line.

Apple shape dress

“Pear” shape

Pear body shape is a most common type amongst women, where the hips area is bigger than the upper body area. Depending on how distinguished the difference is, there might appear the need to hive overly full hips and add some volume to the bust and shoulders. For narrow shoulders, sleeveless dresses are not a good choice, same as straight pencil dresses are wrong for wide hips.

Your perfect choice is a bust enhancing neck-line, buffed shoulders, and a knee-length dress.

Flared skirts should be considered a crime for the wide hips and thick thighs (especially when the chest are is essentially narrower than a lower part).

pear shape dress

pear shape dress

Hourglass and athletic shape

Well, it may seem that for those lucky women with the perfect body shape everything suit well. Still, you may spoil your look with overly loose dresses or opposite – with too tight ones. Your main goal is to emphasize your perfect shape by wearing dresses with tight waist-line, low neck-line, which shows your cleavage and well-shaped shoulders and nicely wrapped hips with the legendary hourglass feminine curve. 

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Remember – there is no bad or wrong type of a body shape. There is only wrong style, improper size or simply a bad mood! Smile and happiness are the best woman’s outfit!
We love the quote from a well-known fashion designer, who said: “If a woman looks less beautiful than she can be – it’s a pure crime.”