The Perfect Party Dress for your Bodyshape!

Christmas Party Dresses
Christmas Party season is almost here and with that brings the stress of finding the perfect outfit. If the thought of shopping through rails of black dresses is already sending your head into a spin, don’t worry, we have you covered. It’s time to embrace colour, sequins and sparkle so regardless of your shape or size, we have the perfect party dress to suit!! 

By Laura Kedian

 

Body Shape – Pear 

The key to dressing a pear body shape is to enhance and add volume (or the illusion of volume) to your upper body while emphasizing your waist and de-emphasizing your lower body to create a balanced, hourglass appearance.

Shop Your Shape – Pear

NEEDLE & THREAD Lace Dress €430.00
Lace Dress, Needle & Thread €430.00
Peony One-Shoulder Dress, Dolce & Gabbana €3,500.00
Peony One-Shoulder Dress, Dolce & Gabbana €3,500.00

 

Body Shape – Rectangle

The key to dressing a rectangle body shape is to focus on wearing shapely dresses in order to “create” your waist for you, giving you a slimmer and more curvier look. A V shape neckline is a great choice for this type of bodyshape.

Shop Your Shape – Rectangle

Vero Moda Wrap Dress, Willow €50.00
Vero Moda Wrap Dress, Willow €50.00

 

Body Shape  – Strawberry 

The key to dressing for a strawberry bodyshape is all about knowing your proportions and balancing them out. The aim of the game for the inverted triangle, or strawberry body shape is to even out the top and bottom and bring them into perfect alignment creating lovely waist definition for the complete look.

Shop Your Shape – Strawberry 

Tennie V-Neck Party Dress, Alice & Olivia €490.00
Tennie V-Neck Party Dress, Alice & Olivia €490.00
Body Shape – Apple

The key to dressing an apple body shape is to wear a dress that elongates your torso, draws attention to your legs and create the illusion of a waist.

Shop Your Shape – Apple 

Samantha Sequin Dress, Rixo London, €365.00
Samantha Sequin Dress, Rixo London €365.00

 

Body Shape – Hourglass 

The key to dressing an hourglass body type is to proportionally dress the top and bottom of your body while accentuating your waist. Create an even more curvaceous effect by proportionally adding a bit of volume to your upper and lower body, but always try to maintain balance since it is your best asset.

Shop Your Shape – Hourglass

Velvet Sequin Midi Dress, Warehouse €97.00
Velvet Sequin Midi Dress, Warehouse €97.00

Bardot Popper Dress, Karen Millen €105.00
Bardot Popper Dress, Karen Millen €105.00

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