How to look sexy if you’re plus size.
Being overweight doesn’t mean you can’t look fashionable and fabulous! All you have to do is to know how to combine the right clothes. You have to dress yourself in a way that makes you feel comfortable and shows off your features. It’s time to use fashion to make the most of your curves.
One of the most important style tips for plus size women is to know your body shape. Here are some most common body types for plus size women:
PEAR BODY SHAPE/TRIANGLE
If you have pear body type, your hips are larger than your bust and you have nicely defined waist. In this case, you have to balance your top half with your lower half. In this case, the most suitable dresses for you are:
- Clothes that make your shoulders look broader. Shoulders are a great and sexy part of a woman’s body. So if you’re pear body type, you have to show them off by wearing off-the-shoulder tops that expose one or both shoulders. These tops attract attention and steer the eye exactly where you want it.
- Tops with fuller bottom half.
- Ruffles or puffy sleeves on your top are also a great way to distract the view from lower half of your body.
- Tunic tops or dresses. You can wear a tunic top or dress as long as it fits properly but do not wear a tunic top or dress if it’s in anyway clinging to your belly or your hips.
- Jackets are great for pear-shaped people. Jackets usually have interesting details around the neckline and give more structure to the shoulder area.
- The best skirt for pear body type is an A-line cut.
Here’s a few examples of the best combinations for pear body shaped women.
AVOID: Narrowing leg pants; “once size dresses”; pencil skirts; clothes with details, patterns and pockets on your hips.
The celebrities you can look up to: Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Love-Hewitt, Nicki Minaj.
APPLE BODY SHAPE
If you have an apple-shaped body, then your body is “top heavy”. This means that you have a wide torso, broad shoulders, and a full bust, waist, and upper back. Moreover, apple-shaped women also tend to have thinner arms, legs, and hips, and tend to gain weight at their waistlines. So we are offering you the best tips how to show yourself in a best way with that body type.
In case that you have apple-shaped body you have to draw attention away from your middle. This is why the most appropriate clothes for you are:
- Shirts or dresses that flow from under your bust. Clothes must expand at the waist.
- Tops with ornate patterns near the neck.
- In case that you love to wear skinny jeans or leggings, add an oversize top or tunic that’s a little bit flowing.
- Accessorize! Beautiful and unusual accessories will help you to draw away the attention. Try with necklaces and big earrings.
It’s true that apple body type is not the easiest body shape to dress but anyway you should be proud of your full figure and get ready to flaunt it. And remember if you want to show off what you’ve got, you need to dress appropriately.
Here’s a few examples of the best combinations for apple body shaped women.
AVOID: Low shorts or pants; high-cut shirts, or any fabric length that cuts off below or above your middle; Outfits with a different pattern in the belly area.
The celebrities you can look up to: Drew Barrymore, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Hudson, Oprah Winfrey, Adele, Melissa McCarthy.
HOURGLASS BODY SHAPE
For this type of body is characterized in that you have equal hip and bust measurements with a narrow waist. The key to dressing an Hourglass body type is to proportionally dress the top and bottom of your body. Solutions for this body type are:
- Wide belts over shirts and dresses. Why? Because this is a great way how to show off your waist. You can create an even more curvaceous effect by proportionally adding a bit of volume to your upper and lower body, but always try to maintain balance since it is your best asset.
- Because you probably have great legs feel free to play with skirt lengths.
- Wear tops that will accentuate your waist and maintain the balanced look of your figure. Examples of such tops are: belted tops; tops with banding or nipping at the waist, form-fitting tops and wrapped tops.
- In addition,for your body type are also suitable tailored shirts and jackets.
- You can also wear most of any bottoms as long as you pair them with the proper top. So be free to wear high-waisted pants and pencil skirts, skinny jeans, skirts that will show off your legs etc.
If you’re one of the lucky few with this body type, dress to flatter and accentuate your beautiful curves. Moreover, do not forget to wear your clothes with confidence.
Here’s a few examples of the best combinations for hourglass body shaped women.
AVOID: Do not hide your curves with baggy clothing!
Celebreties you can look up to: Beyonce, Salma Hayek, Scarlett Johansson, Vanessa Minnillo.
CLUBWEAR FOR PLUS SIZE WOMEN
Now that you know in which group of body shape you belong, it is time that we give you advice for the most important event for every women – party. We all know that this is our special moment for which we spend in front of the closet for hours. Now follow some of the best plus size clothing tips for clubwear and save some time.
Choose style that suits you.
First decide which style is appropriate for the event that you’re going. Most frequently the events in nightclubs are full of glamor and all women want to look seductively. Therefore, even if you’re a little more overweight, do not be afraid to show your sexy curves. I guarantee you that many men thinks curvalicious women are more seductive than skinny ones.
What about really tight clothes?
If you’re wearing really tight clothes you can make your curves more seductive if you wear well-fitting undergarments. It’s true that your underclothes are not the foundation of your look but it can help you to shape and support your body properly. So buy yourself high-waisted underwear in a firm, supportive cotton, because it can help you to lose a bit a girth around your hips and thighs, moreover it can also help you to support your butty. We can assure you that all the boys will like it. Buy a bra that fits you well. Good bra will help lift your figure and make you look younger and sexy.
Different outfits for plus size women.
Tips that every plus size women should know.
You have to know the basics of how to hide or accentuate certain areas of your body. The colors, cut and patterns you wear can draw people’s eyes toward or away from your figure. Here are some basics:
- Dark colors hide, while light colors highlight. So for example if you like your waist, wear a light belt over a dark shirt or dress and If you want to hide your bottom half, wear dark pants and a lighter top.
- Big patterns will make you look bigger, while small patterns can make you look smaller. So be careful when you’re choosing clothes with patterns.
- Avoid horizontal stripes. You can wear them only if they are diagonal or vertical.
- Know what colors look good on you. A flattering color can make your skin tone glow, while the wrong one can make you look boring.
Enjoy your night in a nightclub. Besides clothes do not forget to add a good perfume, makeup and a smile. And if you will follow the advice we have given you, you will definitely look fabulous and fashionable.