How to Dress an hourglass figure
It's difficult to go wrong if you're shaped like an hourglass – bust and hip measurements that are fairly equal, and a waist that is 10 inches smaller than either – but here are some tips to make you lucky ladies stand out even more.
You Will Need
* Clingy fabrics
* Belted clothing
* Body-hugging styles
* Flared pants
* Pencil and A-line skirts
Favor fabrics that cling to your curves, like jersey, cotton lycra, stretch denim, and charmeuse.
Flaunt the fact that your waist is the smallest part of your body by wearing belted clothing, tops and dresses with cinched middles, and mid-waist jeans.
Pick body-hugging styles like wraps, halters, and bias-cuts.
Be sure to pick a wrap that ties around the smallest part of your waist, which will further accent your shape.
Complete your curves with pants that are flared at the bottom.
Emphasize your shapely bottom half with pencil and A-line skirts.
Avoid baggy clothing, which can make you look heavy. Besides, why would you want to hide your fabulous figure?
Fact: A study found that only 8 percent of American women have an hourglass figure.