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With an hourglass body shape, a woman has a full bust and hips paired with a naturally slim waist. This is also the shape that clothing for other body types often tries to achieve. Some style options to consider when dressing an hourglass shape are:. Apple body shapes have the widest measurements around the middle of the body.
Shoulder, hip and thigh measurements are slimmer in comparison. Those with apple body types can create the illusion of a waist and elongate the figure with the right pieces of clothing. Follow these guidelines when dressing an apple shape:. Pear body shapes are the most common plus-size shapes. With this figure, a woman's hips and buttocks are her most prominent features.
Women with a pear shape should choose clothing that accentuates this figure. Clothing should draw attention to the upper body and chest while elongating the legs. Some examples of styles that can achieve this look are:. Rectangle body shapes do not have any one prominent feature. There are no defined curves, and the bust, waist and hips all have a similar shape.
Though this body shape does not have natural curves, it is one of the easiest to dress. Rectangle body shapes look great in clothing that creates the illusion of curves or accentuates the naturally straight figure. Some guidelines to follow when dressing rectangle shapes include:. With this body shape, women have shoulders that are wider than the hips. Additionally, the bust is also on the larger side. The goal when dressing an inverted triangle is to draw attention to the slim and lean lower body.
Some styles to consider when shopping for clothes for an inverted triangle body shape are:. Shop online or head to your nearest Walmart to find your next flattering outfit. For extra savings, check out our Rollbacks and other Special Offers on plus-size clothing. Special Offers Rollbacks Savings Clearance. Hourglass Shape With an hourglass body shape, a woman has a full bust and hips paired with a naturally slim waist.
Some style options to consider when dressing an hourglass shape are: Fitted shirts and tops highlight the narrow waist. Supportive fabrics hide any extra weight around the abdomen to further emphasize the waist. Pencil skirts and other skirts that end at the knee accentuate natural curves. Avoid frilly tops that add extra bulk to the bust and disrupt the natural balance of the figure. The feminine floral print was made for leisurely weekends.
This delicate, pastel hued dress features hand-finished coloured lace. A special piece worthy of a special occasion. This occasion dress with a difference is perfect for every shape.
The V-neckline lengthens the torso and gives the illusion of height while the midi length is perfect with heeled sandals. The flared skirt gives the dress a forties feel and the ruched sleeves add an extra layer of femininity. The mid-rise waist is perfect for tucking in tees or throwing a jumper over. This versatile printed button-up dress is perfect for casual lunch dates and days at the office alike.
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