Dress Hourglass Body Shape

What Are the Best Styles of Jeans to Buy for a Short Girl With Big Legs?

What Are the Best Styles of Jeans to Buy for a Short Girl With Big Legs?

When you're a plus-size petite, finding the right style of jeans can be...

What Cut of Pants Is Most Flattering for an Hourglass Shape?

What Cut of Pants Is Most Flattering for an Hourglass Shape?

If you’re the fortunate owner of an hourglass shape -- ample...

What Kind of Swimsuit Looks Good on an Hourglass Figure?

What Kind of Swimsuit Looks Good on an Hourglass Figure?

An hourglass figure may be the dream shape for most women, but those who...

The Perfect Cropped Pant for an Hourglass Shape

The Perfect Cropped Pant for an Hourglass Shape

If you've got an hourglass figure, you probably want to show off your...

Jackets for Your Hourglass Shape

Jackets for Your Hourglass Shape

From the voluptuous glamour of Sophia Loren to captivating...

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What Are the Best Styles of Jeans to Buy for a Short Girl With Big Legs?

What Are the Best Styles of Jeans to Buy for a Short Girl With Big Legs?

When you're a plus-size petite, finding the right style of jeans can be tricky -- you need something short enough for your height, but wide enough for your curves. Don't let your shapely legs and shorter stature get you down, though, because the...

How to Accentuate Your Femininity

How to Accentuate Your Femininity

If you've got it, flaunt it. And if you don't have it, accentuate what you do have and no one will be the wiser. If you're a tad rusty about how to use your feminine wiles -- or if you're just scratching your head wondering what feminine wiles are...

What Are the Most Flattering Jeans for Women With Big Legs?

What Are the Most Flattering Jeans for Women With Big Legs?

Curvy girls and ladies with athletic legs can find flattering jeans in a number of styles. Certain styles help elongate legs, while providing extra room for shapely calves and thighs. Opt for jeans in a dark wash -- darker colors are slimming --...

What Cut of Pants Is Most Flattering for an Hourglass Shape?

What Cut of Pants Is Most Flattering for an Hourglass Shape?

If you’re the fortunate owner of an hourglass shape -- ample bosom, gaze-worthy waist, just the right amount of junk in the trunk -- you don’t want to swathe those kicking curves in baggy pants. But you don’t want to show...

Tips for a Tunic and Leggings for an Hourglass Shape

Tips for a Tunic and Leggings for an Hourglass Shape

If you have an hourglass-shaped figure, you were blessed with hips and a bust that some other women would kill for -- so dress to flatter those curves, not hide them. One simple, casual way to do it is by pairing a tunic top with leggings. The...

What Kind of Swimsuit Looks Good on an Hourglass Figure?

What Kind of Swimsuit Looks Good on an Hourglass Figure?

An hourglass figure may be the dream shape for most women, but those who have one know that it's not always smooth sailing. Finding a swimsuit that flatters those curves without leaving your butt exposed or allowing ample upper assets to sag...

How to Know if You Are an Hourglass Shape

How to Know if You Are an Hourglass Shape

Before you invest in a wardrobe, make sure each piece will fit and flatter your form flawlessly. When you know your body shape, you’ll be able to choose clothes that emphasize your assets and minimize trouble spots. With just a little...

Graphic Stripes for an Hourglass Shape

Graphic Stripes for an Hourglass Shape

Just because you have a Coke bottle figure doesn’t mean you can’t wear stripes. In fact, there are many color options available for the voluptuous gal — from nautical-inspired to bold graphic prints. Prada showed some lovely...

How to Accentuate an Hourglass Figure

How to Accentuate an Hourglass Figure

Save those baggy shirts and sweatpants for the gym -- your curvy hourglass figure is worth celebrating. When you wear clothing that's shapeless, baggy, or tight in the wrong places, you're camouflaging your best assets, making those curves look...

The Perfect Cropped Pant for an Hourglass Shape

The Perfect Cropped Pant for an Hourglass Shape

If you've got an hourglass figure, you probably want to show off your sexy curves and minimize your flaws. While you might be used to sticking with an easy-to-wear style of pants such as wide-leg trousers or boot-cut jeans, why not venture out and...

Hairstyles for Hourglass-Shaped Bodies

Hairstyles for Hourglass-Shaped Bodies

If you've got an hourglass-shaped body and you're rockin' your natural curves, have a little flirty fun and opt for hairstyles that enhance your feminine figure. You may immediately think of super-sexy, va-va-voom looks -- OK, so sultry looks are...

Can an Hourglass Body Type Wear a Sleeveless Shell Top?

Can an Hourglass Body Type Wear a Sleeveless Shell Top?

An hourglass shape is rare at the dawn of the 21st century as waists widen. So, if you've got one, you should be flaunting it! This bodacious shape needs to be dressed in a very specific way to avoid looking frumpy or heavy. A cotton shell top...

How to Dress for a Short-Waisted Hourglass Body

How to Dress for a Short-Waisted Hourglass Body

In general, women with hourglass-shaped bodies can wear any outfit save a potato sack to show off their assets. However, having a short waist means you need to create the optical illusion of length along your upper body and through your waistline....

What Kinds of Jeans Should Hourglass Figures Wear?

What Kinds of Jeans Should Hourglass Figures Wear?

Most fashion sources will tell you that wearing a flare or a boot cut jean are the only ways to show off your hourglass shape -- and they're totally wrong. There are many other styles you curvy girls can sport. The secret is in how you wear them.

What Kinds of Clothes Are Best for an Hourglass Shape?

What Kinds of Clothes Are Best for an Hourglass Shape?

There's a lot to be said for classic wardrobe pieces. But, it is a lucky girl indeed who has the little black dress of bodies. Trends in fitness and body type come and go, but on a per-person basis, an hourglass shape is truly classic and makes...

What to Wear if You Are Hourglass Shaped but Not Slim

What to Wear if You Are Hourglass Shaped but Not Slim

Hourglass-shaped gals have curves where it counts and a body most would die for. Your hips and chest make mouths water, and your teeny waist likely makes other girls jealous. But not all hourglass shapes are slim; some have a little extra to...

How to Wear an A-Line Shape With an Hourglass Shape

How to Wear an A-Line Shape With an Hourglass Shape

An A-line dress or skirt is the workhorse of the modern wardrobe. It's true: It flatters and fits every body type from boyish to petite. If you have an hourglass shape a la Marilyn Monroe, Beyonce Knowles or Kim Kardashian however, the A-line...

Bright-Colored Pants for an Hourglass Shape

Bright-Colored Pants for an Hourglass Shape

With an hourglass figure, the fashion world is truly your oyster. Hourglass figures are known for their equal and enviable proportions. You are nicely balanced and still have a feminine curve. Selecting clothes for your figure is easy. Your only...

How to Wear a Shift Dress With an Hourglass Shape

How to Wear a Shift Dress With an Hourglass Shape

An hourglass shape is coveted indeed. But, like all body shapes, it can come with a few challenges. You've got to know how to dress that hourglass to be looking fly, whether you're at work or at happy hour. So, how do you do make a simple shift...

Color Blocking for an Hourglass Body Shape

Color Blocking for an Hourglass Body Shape

If you're looking to have fun with your look, try color blocking. Instead of worrying about being so "matchy," put some spice into your wardrobe. So you'd wear one shade on top, one shade on bottom, and maybe add different shades in your shoes and...

Peasant Blouses for an Hourglass Shape

Peasant Blouses for an Hourglass Shape

Some days, you want to roll out of bed, reach for the closest article of clothing and go. Well, thank goodness for peasant blouses. No matter the situation -- running errands, heading to the office or grabbing a cocktail -- this easy-to-style...

What Dress Fits an Hourglass Body?

What Dress Fits an Hourglass Body?

An hourglass figure is considered by many to be the perfect shape. Celebrities with this body type have been hailed as some of the most beautiful women in history. Stars such as Marilyn Monroe and Scarlett Johansson have boasted even proportions...

How to Dress a Slim-Build Hourglass Figure

How to Dress a Slim-Build Hourglass Figure

Dressing your hourglass figure should be a piece of cake. Slim hourglass figures are considered to be the ideal body shape. This figure wears clothes extremely well due to it's being balanced. Dressing this shape is all about ensuring the balance...

Jackets for Your Hourglass Shape

Jackets for Your Hourglass Shape

From the voluptuous glamour of Sophia Loren to captivating curvaceousness of Jennifer Lopez, the hourglass shape continues to grace the figures of women all over the world. Female bodies that feature an "X" shape -- about the same width in the...

Maxi-Dresses for an Hourglass Body Shape

Maxi-Dresses for an Hourglass Body Shape

Hey, ladies, that spring/summer clothing staple has returned, and the options are endless. Yes, 'tis the season for the maxi-dress and all of the comfort that comes with it. If you have the envied hourglass figure, you may feel a long, flowing...

How to Wear a Trench Coat on an Hourglass Shape

How to Wear a Trench Coat on an Hourglass Shape

If your digits resemble 36-24-36, you, my dear, are a brick house who can knock a young man to his knees. Take pride in your form and offer up clothing sacrifices to the goddesses Sofia Vergara, Christina Hendricks, Beyoncé and every last...

How to Choose a Black Dress for an Hourglass Shape

How to Choose a Black Dress for an Hourglass Shape

If you have the classic hourglass shape, congratulations! You've won Mother Nature's genetic lottery. Many styles are flattering to you, but with a few tips and tricks, you can raise the sizzle factor. How do you adorn all of that fabulous...

How to Dress a Petite Hourglass Shape

How to Dress a Petite Hourglass Shape

If you've been gifted with a fabulous hourglass frame, give yourself a second to thank your mother. Hourglass figures are beautiful, proportional and have the coveted assets of a tiny waist and larger chest. If you're under 5-foot-4 however,...

About The Hourglass Body Shape

About The Hourglass Body Shape

If you have an hourglass body -- full bust and hips, with a well-defined waist -- nearly any outfit will flatter your perfect curves. Hourglass bodies are usually considered the ideal female form; in fact, most of your apple and pear-shaped...

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