You're an Inverted Triangle Body Shape...
If you have straight hips and wider shoulders, you probably have little waist definition.
This figure is sometimes referred to as Top Heavy but you're not - you merely have strong shoulders which makes for an amazing body shape.
And you're in great company.
Angelina Jolie, Demi Moore, Kim Catrall, Cindy Crawford - all beautiful ladies that stand proud with broad shoulders and a more slender bottom half.
Look at these fabulous girls! All standing tall, flaunting and even enhancing their broad shoulders - it makes their waist and hips look even more slender. All the ladies use curved detail on their hip line to add curves and balance the figure - seam detail, ruching and folds, softly flowing chiffon.
If you're an Inverted Triangle shape and also a Petite Lady, check out a few additional styling tips so you can achieve a good fit - and feel your best.
Getting clothes to fit well is difficult - until you know how. Although you now understand the basics of fitting your Inverted triangle body shape, your actual body shape is quite unique!
We're all individual and most of us have the odd 'figure challenge' - perhaps sloping shoulders or a hollow back, a bust that you consider too big or too small - but then again you've probably got enviable legs that are worth showing off.
You can easily learn to accentuate the positive and eliminate the negative by recognizing the shapes that will work best for you. Once you know how to dress your shape you will always know what to look for and what to avoid!
Do you have any queries or comments about what you've read on this page or perhaps you'd like to share an experience of your own?