It’s actually easy to dress for the most common female body shape, read: Pear. If your hips are wider than your shoulders, then you’re the lucky owner of a pear-shaped body. We have some points you need to know before you shop the perfect dresses to flaunt your curves!
Pear-shaped women should focus attention on the upper half of their body, by choosing fitted tops, a-line dresses, any tops that can both emphasize your upper body, while slimming your wider hips. If you have a pear-shaped body, try wearing dresses that can flatter your waist. Shop for dresses that allow you to cinch it with a belt, just like the black and blue dress in the picture above. Once you tighten the belt, you’ll get the chance to flaunt you killer curves.
The other key to remember before you shop for dresses is to find one with voluminous sleeves. Why? Because they will also draw attention to the waist area when your hands are down at your sides. Also, voluminous sleeves are always amazing, so it’s a great idea to invest on one!
If you’re wearing dresses like in the picture above, you can complete your look with strappy pumps or slides for a more casual occasion. So, those are some ways to visually balance proportions if you have a pear-shaped body. Remember that we always want you to embrace your naturally beautiful body type, so if you’ve got it, you’ve gotta flaunt it!