Stylists’ Picks: Dresses for Your Body Type

It’s the burning question on every woman's mind. How do I shop for my body type? You arknows your body better than anyone, but applying that to dresses found online can be a little tricky. We enlisted our expert stylists to help chose the best dresses for every body type so that you won't even have to think about it. Want some special attention?Yyou can always contact our stylists whenever you need help at 800.509.0842 or What body type are you? Read below to find out.


Ashley on Apple

You’re an apple if: you’re narrow in the shoulders and hips with thicker waist. Famous apple body types include America Ferrera and Drew Barrymore. 

Perfect dress: Shoshanna Beaded Necklace Halter Dress.


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Justine on Straight & Narrow

You’re straight and narrow if: you have little definition between your bust, waist and hip measurements. Famous straight and narrow body types include Nicole Kidman and Courtney Cox.

Perfect Dress: Pencey Dance to the Beat dress.


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Alissa on Athletic

You’re athletic if: you have broad shoulders with a narrow waist and hips. Famous athletic body types include Ali Larter and Rosario Dawson.

Perfect Dress: Preen Open Back Black Dress.


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Emily on Hourglass

You’re an hourglass if: you have a full bust, defined waist and curvy hips. Famous hourglass body types include Kim Kardashian and Scarlet Johanssson.

Perfect Dress: Herve Leger Misty Scoop Sheath.


Kim Kardashian Rent the Runway  Herve Leger Misty Scoop Sheath Rent the Ruwnay


Rachel on Pear

You’re a pear if: you're smaller on top with full hips and rear. Famous pear body types include Halle Berry and Kristin Davis.

Perfect Dress: Halston Heritage Blue Lagoon Dress.


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Thanks to Zimbio for all of the fab pics!