Best Types of Dresses for the Apple Body Shape


Your horizontal Apple body shape will look slimmer in a dresses with vertical lines.

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Your best dresses also feature a hemline that flares outwards to balance out your top heavy body, such as an A-line

Tip: Experiment with a belt to find your sweet spot. Usually, the thinnest part of your waist (above the natural waistline) is the most flattering area for your Apple body shape to wrap a belt.

Dos and don’ts

DO go for monochromatic looks.
DO go for v-neck tops to create the illusion of a longer torso.
DO wear a bra that offers good lift and support.
DO wear belts at the smallest part of your waist.
DO conceal tummy bulge by wearing empire tops and dresses.
DO wear shorter skirts to show off your legs and draw attention away from your midsection.