Is your body type more suited for an A-line dress or an empire waistline? Bradley Bayou offers a straight-forward guide to dress shopping from his book The Science of Sexy.
By Bradley Bayou
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The bodice of this dress hits just below the bustline and tapers out to the hem, as if from a very high waist.
If you are a rectangle, pick an empire dress that fits snugly around your chest and flares out to give you the illusion of a high-defined waistline. For a triangle, this silhouette will pull the eye up and make your legs seem long and lean.