How to Take Your Measurements

Making sure a garment fits your body like a glove is key to having a wardrobe that you’ll love and wear for years to come. No one wants a closet full of clothes that kind of fit or will fit when they lose weight. When you go into a store or to a tailor you … Continue reading

Dressing the Round Shape: Tops

The rounded shape is very proportionate and tends to carry weight around the mid-section where there is little definition. The key to dressing the round shape is finding tops with embellishment that are longer to create a lean and balanced look. Long shirt tails and rounded hems will hide your stomach as well as wrap … Continue reading

Dressing the Square Shape: Dresses

When developing your wardrobe you should embrace your shape and be confident buying clothes to compliment it. As best said by Coco Chanel “The most important thing to analyze first is the body type we have (not the one we want): keep in mind is has nothing to do with size, it’s all about proportions.” … Continue reading

Dressing the Triangle Shape: Tops

The triangle body shape, also the most common, is defined by a smaller bust and narrow shoulders, a slim and defined waist and broader hips. The key to finding the perfect blouses for the this shape are finding silhouettes to emphasize the top half of the body, which then draw attention away from the lower half. Blouses lighter or … Continue reading

Dressing the Triangle Shape: Dresses

Finding the perfect flattering fit for any type of body shape is about establishing a balance of proportion. The triangle body shape, also the most common, is defined by a smaller bust and narrow shoulders, a slim and defined waist and broader hips. To balance the proportions of the triangle shape, add volume and draw … Continue reading