As the summer breeze blows filling the air with warmth, the levels of worry rise amongst many people as far as summer occasion outfits are concerned. It is generally believed that it is easier to find dresses for women with a light or normal figure; this puts women with fuller figures in anxiety and distress.
There is no need to worry, a variety of dresses are available for women with a fuller figure, reason being that not everyone has got the perfect physiques and designers also like to cater to various prospect customers. The key to look good is dress up smartly.
You can get many great style plus size summer dresses, it is best to opt for those that compliments the curves of your body and hides the flaws to draw attention to your best features; face, neckline, bust line etc. The popular trends that designers have brought into their collection, which are to suit women with a fuller figure includes
A line dresses. These dresses go with all types of figures, but especially compliments fuller figures, reason being, they are fitted from the upper body and flares down gently just above your waist line, giving an image of a flatter lower body.
If you are worried about your hips and waist area, it is better to opt for a sexy slip dress. These are body conscious dresses; they are designed in a way to fall in a straight line from your shoulders area and so give an image of a slimmer lower portion of your body. Halter dresses provide a good neckline and are fitted just above your waistline, followed by loose flares at the bottom.
Tea length halter dresses camouflage areas of your body that you want to hide and give you a slimmer look. That is not all, they are much in fashion these days. Empire dress style is another piece that women with fuller figure can wear. The quality about this dress is that it highlights the slimmest portion of your body. They are stitched in a way where the waistline is slightly raised above the natural waistline, sometimes as high as right below the bust. This dress too has the tendency to hide a bottom heavy figure and a thick waist.
When selecting clothes of these styles for a heavier body, it is recommended to wear a light breathable material, something that is also soft and airy; giving the dress more fall and flares. Such materials include cotton chintz, cotton, faille, chiffon, crepe, linen, crepe de chine etc. Wearing clothes made from these materials will look stylish, trendier, and will help reflect the summer heat.
The prints that one selects should not be too loud; delicacy is the key towards beauty and elegance. Over accessorising will also spoil the look of the outfit. It is summer; use less of both accessory and makeup. Wear lively and vibrant colours this summers, they will make you look a lot hotter.