Wondering what type of gown looks good on you? Hmm... it sounds like an easy fuss but not really unless you have already identified what kind of body type you have. If not, then don’t worry ‘coz I have made it easy for you to decipher the labyrinth.
Have you figured it out yet?
Great! Then let’s pick the right gown for you.
KINDS OF GOWNS
TIME TO MIX & MATCH
Hour glass figure – (slender waist, bust & hip are approximately the same size) if you fall under this category then you are lucky enough to carry whatever style you want. It is every woman’s desire to have a Coca-cola figure. Any kind of dress or gown will look good on you, especially the mermaid gown as it will effortlessly flaunt your curves.
Photos taken from: southomer.com
Triangle figure – (Bust is narrower than your waist and hip) AKA pear shape. If you have a triangle-like figure, do not wear plain tube dress as it will emphasize your weak bust opt for gowns with sleeves to broaden your shoulders. High-waisted dress is perfect to emphasize your waist line. Try ball gown or A-line with sleeves.
Inverted triangle figure – (Bust and waist are larger than hips) completely opposite of triangle figure. Wide legged gowns with slit will help create an illusion that you have a proportion bust and hip. Also adding raffles around the waistline will add volume to your lower body.
Photo taken from: huffingtonpost.com
Rectangular figure – (shoulders, waist & hips are approximately the same size) It is when your hips are almost proportion to your bosom and waistline. Mostly skinny women belong to this category. Princess or ball gown is best for you to create a voluptuous impression on your appearance.
Diamond figure – (waist or tummy is noticeably bigger than any other part of your body) you will need a dress that will add prominence to your upper and lower body while creating a flat tummy illusion. Ball gown usually works on this body type. Also don’t forget that black is the best colour for hiding fats.
Photo taken from: www.stylehasnosize.com
Oval figure – (shoulders and hips are a bit slimmer than your waist) Wear elongated A-line gown with plunging neckline to create a taller and slimmer appearance. Dark colors are also applicable to contour a sexier look.
Photo taken from: sadieblair.com