Triangle

You are a triangle if:
– Your hips and derriere are more predominant than your shoulders
– You have a smaller bust
– Larger upper thighs

Your goal is:
– To give the illusion of a larger bust
– Create a balanced appearance
– Minimize thighs and hips

Flattering style suggestions:
– One piece styles with princess seams
– Embellished details on the bust line which include beads and bows
– A bandeau (strapless) style will help create balance padded tops

Oval

You are an oval if:
– Your shoulders and hips are more narrow waist
– Your waist lacks definition
– The largest part of your body is the middle

Your goal is:
– Minimize attention on you tummy
– Draw attention up towards your face

Flattering style suggestions:
– One piece or tankini styles with side shirring or surplice
– Suits with a V neckline to draw the eye up
– Plunging neckline styles
– Skirted bottoms or sheath front to create balance of the lower body

Hourglass

You are a hourglass if:
– Your hips and shoulders are approximately the same
measurement
– You have a narrow waist
– Larger bust

Your goal is:
– To enhance your narrow waist
– Support bust

Flattering style suggestions:
– Either floating or molded underwire bust line to offer support
– Tops and bottoms that are the same print and color
– Bikini styles with halter tops and belted bottoms
– One piece styles with belted waist

Rectangle

You are a rectangle if:
– You have an athletic frame
– You have minimal curves

Your goal is:
– Create the illusion of curves and waist line
– Elongate your torso

Flattering style suggestions:
– One piece styles with belted waist
– One piece styles with side cut outs (Monokini)
– String bikinis
– Suits with a V neckline
– Plunging neckline styles
– Solid color bottoms with a printed top

Inverted Triangle

You are a inverted triangle if:
– Your shoulders are wider than hips and thighs
– You have a fuller bust and midriff

Your goal is:
– Minimize broad shoulders
– Enhance and add volume to your hips
– Create the illusion of balance

Flattering style suggestions:
– Thick or double shoulder straps
– Underwire or thicker strap halter to offer bust support
– One piece or tankini styles with scoop neck line
– Boy short bottoms
– Solid color tops with printed bottoms

Pear

You are pear if:
– Your shoulders are more narrow than hips and thighs
– Your waist lacks definition
– The largest part of your body is the middle

Your goal is:
– Minimize attention on your hips and thighs
– Enhance and add volume to your upper body

Flattering style suggestions:
– One piece styles side shirring or surplice
– Bandeau (strapless) one or two piece styles
– Suits with a V neckline to draw the eye up
– Plunging neckline styles
– Bottoms that are high cut in the leg and don’t have much detail