Pear Body Shape

What to wear when you have an pear body shape?

If your hips are wider than your shoulders and you have a small waist you may have a pear shape figure. When you have a pear body shape you need to draw attention away from your hips . The main goal is to make you look taller and embrace your curve. The big question is, what do you wear when you have a pear body shape. There are a few things to consider when getting dressed.  Pear body shapes need balance, so you have to create balance by drawing attention to your face. One way to do this is to wear tops that are patterned, colorful or flashy. Wearing ¾ sleeves with a wide collars will make you look taller.  Now that we have covered the top portion of the Pear body figure, it is time to talk about the bottom portion.  Always avoid pockets when wearing pants, keep it clean and simple.  It is always important to choose bootleg or flared jean and pants to balance hips.  When wearing dresses they should emphasize your small waist. The skirts you choose should be at knee length. Look for coats with wide collars and jackets that end at your hips in order to enhance your shape. These are just a few helpful hints on how to accent your body type. Next time we will be talking about the round shape . As always call Elevations Salon for tips and hair care. Call us at  864-286-0555, email us at  or check us out on …… Until next time.