Many of us are unaware of the type of body shape and which types of dresses suit a particular body shape. In this article you will get some good tips that will help you choose the right size of kurti to complement your physical structure.
The different types of body shape
Let us know more about each of these body shapes:
Apple Body Shape
Women with this type of body shape are characterised with heavy upper body and thin legs. For such women, designer kurti, which gives an illusion of toned and curvy waist is considered to be ideal. They can wear V-neck pattern and belt pattern kurti.
In addition, they should opt for cotton kurti that does not fit to the skin and will hide their bulky upper body. To make your legs look attractive and divert the attention from upper body to legs, it is advisable to wear short sized kurtis with leggings. Try not to buy collar pattern, yoke pattern kurti and patiala bottoms.
Pear Body Shape
This is the commonest body types found in Indian women. The women have wide lower body but thin upper body. The best type of kurti for pear-shape structure will be the one that draws attention to upper body and shoulder. These women should go for A-Line kurtis which are light in colour.
Prefer dark coloured bottoms that hide your lower body. Choose kurti with boat neck, mandarin or square neck pattern that would make your neck look broad. Skin fitted kurti and printed bottom is not suited to this body shape.
Inverted Triangle Shape
Basically, the women have wide shoulders and chest. The best type of kurti would be that draws attention to the lower body such as kurti with strap pattern. You can find wide range of eye catching kurti designs online that looks stunning and elegant. These women such prefer simple kurti with sober embroidery on the leggings or a combination of printed Patiala with plain kurti. Don’t go for kurtis with boat neckline and heavy work on shoulder.
Rectangular-shaped women have no curves in their body so the best kind of kurti is the one that gives an illusion of curves in the body. Wear frock style loose and short kurti. You can pair it with skin fitting jeans too. Light coloured Anarkali dress with sleeveless arms. Avoid skin fitting kurti at all costs.
Hourglass-shaped women have ideal shape of both upper as well as lower body. They have a curvy and toned waist. Any dress that hides your curve like loose dresses is not suited for your body shape. Skin fitting, light in weight Kurti made up of thin fabrics and kurti with belt pattern is best for this body shape.
Not just wearing this traditional and gorgeous dress is enough but you need to wear it in a proper way so that it beautifies your overall personality.2016-07-15