So, now you know your body shape let's build your new wardrobe!!

The key to a successful wardrobe is to have your cornerstone of staples, a few core pieces that work with everything.

The place to start, as the song says, is at the beginning...


Think of your body as a Dressmakers Mannequin

 

Then start by building a good foundation for your clothes...

 

Underwear is often neglected and ignored but its plays a vital role in creating structure for your foundation.

 

So, lets burn that ill-fitting Bra and discard the grey tatty Knickers and lets go Shopping!!


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Lift & Support:         

Get good lift to create a defined waist area and ensure good support for the Bust.


Smooth:

Shapewear can provide that all important smoothness and support to the midriff and also creates shape.


Control:    

Bodysuits help to provide the lift and support needed and are also great for controlling the tummy area whilst also looking good. 


Shapewear is a girl's best friend

It Smooths out the tummy and hips

Creates lift to all the right places and

Flattens out the bits you want to hide.


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Bodysuits are excellent for creating shape.


They provide support and lift and smooth out any lumps and bumps.

 

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It's all about highlighting and enhancing your best bits!

Drawing the eye away from your problem areas.

Minimising the stomach area and elongating the overall body length.

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Wrap tops in soft flowing material give shape without clinging to your tummy.


Go for a v-neck shape to draw the eye up and avoid tucking in tops.

 

Keep colours solid and patterns simple and avoid loose clothing as it only reinforces your shape. 

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A-Line skirt works best.

 

Avoid pleats and gathers at the waist.

 

Go for lengths that finish at or above

the knee to draw attention to your best bits.

 

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Drop waist or Empire line work wonders to enhance your shape.

 

These skim the waist and flatter your figure.

 

Avoid clingy material.



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Again, go for a v-neck shape

and a shorter skirt 

to flatter your shape.

 

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Go for a low rise waist 

with a slight flare

this will balance out the body.





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Jeans with a boot cut again will balance out the body.


Go for Jeans with a lighter shade on the thighs as this will add shape to the legs.

So with those basics in mind you can now put together your capsule wardrobe... 

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Don't forget to have fun with accessories which are always good for adding variety and colour to your basic wardrobe...Now get shopping and Enjoy!!!