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The Hourglass

Posted by Abby Felix Winzenried on

You are a Hourglass Shape Hourglasses typically have an ample bust, shoulders symmetrical with hips and an identifiable waist just below the rib cage.We have pieces specifically designed with you in mind: The Hourglass CollectionStyling Tips: Use draping to your advantage. Not only will it accentuate your curves - look for diagonal draping from the waist to hip area - but will also disguise the tummy area. Wear fitted clothes but make sure they're not too tight. Consider going one size up so your clothes really mirror your figure, rather than pull at it. Tailoring is also your best-kept secret. Always fit the...

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The Pear

Posted by Abby Felix Winzenried on

You are a Pear Shape Pears typically have a small bust, narrow shoulders and a little more love in the hips, thighs, or bum.We have pieces specifically designed with you in mind: The Pear CollectionStyling Tips: Be wary of the length of your clothes. Show off your slim top half and choose tops that fall above the hip line for a flattering look. Look for dark block colors on your bottom half and hems that come to the knee or above. Invest in a good bra - if it sounds like fun, a padded bra will add a few cup sizes and help you feel...

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The Apple

Posted by Abby Felix Winzenried on

You are an Apple Shape Apple's have an ample bust, rounded in the midsection, with slimmer arms and legs.We have pieces specifically designed with you in mind: The Apple CollectionStyling Tips: Use clothes to sculpt your midriff, so it looks less like an apple and more like an apple core. Draw attention to the favorite parts of your body such as legs, shoulders, the neckline. Don't be afraid to use color. Vibrant patterns will gloss over problem areas and strong block colors will accentuate your best bits. If you desire, body control underwear can help define your middle area, pulling you...

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The Rectangle

Posted by Abby Felix Winzenried on

You are a Rectangle Shape Rectangles are more straight, not much variation from shoulders, bust, through the waist and hips. You might have an athletic build or a slender build.  We have pieces specifically designed with you in mind: The Rectangle CollectionStyling Tips: Look for clothes that will create volume, with details such as frills, scalloped edges, and ruffles. Stay away from clothes with a large print, as they can drown out your dainty features. Draping will give soft lines across the body and will create volume in your more petite areas. Featuring The Theodora & The Isthmus Skirt

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The Strawberry

Posted by Abby Felix Winzenried on

  You are an Inverted Triangle/Strawberry Shape Strawberry's have broader shoulders and more narrow hips. We have pieces specifically designed with you in mind: The Strawberry CollectionStyling Tips: Add width to the hip line with asymmetric garments or waistcoats to help balance out broader shoulders. Use block colors on outer garments and avoid any details or horizontal stripes on the shoulders as this can broaden the shoulder line.   Featuring The Emelina Tee  

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