The hourglass figure has a wider bust and thighs, in contrast to a smaller waist. The curvy shape benefits from showing off their best assets and creating balance.
Goals: Enhancing the figure’s best assets stylishly will slim an hourglass frame, bringing focus to areas they love while skimming over the areas they’re unsure of.
Styles For An Hourglass:
Diane Von Furstenburg New Julian Two Silk-Jersey Wrap Dress
A wrap dress is perfect for an hourglass figure as it accentuates their naturally defined waist. This also applies to any type of garment with a cinch waist and styles that include a belt that sit at the true waist. Keep in mind to only wear a thin belt as wider belts tend to shorten the torso.
Moschino Two-Buttoned Off-White Blazer
A two-buttoned blazer is great for an hourglass as it lengthens their waist and supports the bust. Look for curved lapels to mimic the curved waist and three-quarter sleeves to show off elegant wrists.
Emilio Pucci Printed Jersey Tapered Pants
Draped Trousers are very flattering on an hourglass figure when worn with a fitted stretch top.
T-shirts with a wide neckline, is fitted around the waist and has something to divert the eye such as detailing on the sleeve is ideal for an hourglass.
Alexander McQueen Embossed Stretch-Jersey Pencil Skirt
A pencil skirt is a must have and looks incredible on an hourglass as it accentuates the curved hip to the knee.
Dita Von Teese
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