Hourglass Body Type

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  • Beautifully defined waist
  • Gently rounded shoulders aligned with your hips
  • The waistline is curved out to your hips
  • Rounded bottom, side and front profile
  • Upper body is proportionate in length with your shapely legs

How to dress an Hourglass shaped body type

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Proportionally dress the top and bottom area of your body while accentuating your waistline.

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Tops that accentuate your waist line maintaining balance to your figure.

  • Belted tops
  • Tops with banding or nipping at the waistline
  • Form-fitting tops
  • Wrap styled tops
  • Tailored shirts and jackets

 

Bottoms

You can wear most any kind of bottom pair with the proper top.
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  • Boot cut, straight leg pants and skinny jeans
  • High-waisted pants
  • Pencil skirts
  • Skirts that show off your legs
  • Cargos or flap pocket jeans

Swimsuits

Keep your proportions balanced, but this shape looks good in most swimsuits.

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  • Bottoms that cut straight across the hips
  • Strapless or bandeau tops
  • Balanced ruffles, padding and embellishments can enhance your curves
  • Match colors and patters of tops and bottoms
  • Tops with straps that sit mid-way across the shoulders
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