Posts Tagged ‘body type’

How to find jeans that fit?

Finding jeans or pants that fit can be a real challenge. Determine your body type so that you can look for jeans or pants in a style that flatters you. Then try on a lot of pants in that style, from different brands. Sizes often vary among different brands but once you find a brand…

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Can I makeover my wardrobe on a budget? I’m going into 10th grade & I am a tall, flat chested, skinny black Nigerian girl with scars on my legs, & chest that I don’t like to show. My closet right now is filled with jeans & t-shirts.

A wardrobe makeover is always possible even on a budget. Congratulation on wanting to improve your look with a wardrobe makeover. Wearing jeans and t-shirts all of the time is very boring. Before you start on your upgrade project don’t throw out all your jeans and t-shirts (teen’s staples) and answer a few questions. What…

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Can I wear a creme color, strapless dress with a black waistband to a black tie affair? The dress comes slightly below the knees. I am 5 ft & 140 lbs & I am being honored at this event.

A creme color, strapless dress with a black waistband, slightly below the knees would be appropriate for a black tie affair for some figure types. A black belt on a creme color dress will make you look shorter.  Since you are 5 feet tall and 140 pounds, a dark color cocktail dress or pants would…

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Dressing For Your Body Type

Knowing your body type is important. In order to look good you need to choose clothing styles that flatter you. Few if any of us have the “perfect figure.”

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