Are You Apple Body Shaped? Find out!

we are looking at the apple shaped body under the types of body shape, if you missed the post on types of body shape click here to catch  up.

Apple-shaped figure is characterized with heavier upper body in comparison to the lower part of the body.

  • People with this body type usually have broad shoulders.
  • Bigger bust line.
  • Fullness around the middle with less defined waist
  • Narrow hips
  • Good legs
  • Hips and thighs are smaller than top half.

How To Dress For Apple Body Shape.

Since majority of the weight and concentration is above the hips, the mid-riff looks heavier than the remaining body with a minimal waistline.

  • Focus on accentuating your curves
  • Camouflage your mid-riff/ section
  • Create an elongated illusion of your torso.
  • Draw attention to your legs
  • Create an illusion of the waist


Best Clothes for Apple Shaped Body

  • Wear printed dresses or patterned jackets that add a layer to shift the focus.
  • Wear the dress with V or wide necklines
  • Wear layered tops
  • Empire cut tops and dresses
  • Knee length A-line skirts
  • Wrap dress with A-line or slightly flare bottom
  • Boot cut and straight leg jean and palazzos
  • Monochrome looks

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