hourglass, inverted triangle, rectangle, triangle

body type quiz

determine my body type quiz

It’s been a while since I updated our body type quiz and I decided now was the most perfect time than any to do so. Contrary to most, I only use 4 body types. I’ve never seen the need to get highly analytical about it because then we end up going over every little minute


hourglass, special events + holidays

what to wear: holiday dress for the hourglass figure

holiday dress hourglass body type

Holiday party season is upon us. This time of year is when you want to dress to impress and look your best. Throughout this week I will be giving you tips on what to wear to flatter your figure. The most important thing is to feel pretty and confident amongst all your friends, family and


for interviews, hourglass, rectangle

what to wear: job interview

job interview outfit

If you’re a rectangle or hourglass and looking for the perfect interview suit that you can break up and wear multiple ways — and travel in without worrying that it’ll wrinkle — then BCBG has a great and affordable contender for you to consider. The black pencil skirt works perfectly paired with the one-button jacket


hourglass, inverted triangle, weddings

what to wear: wedding party brunch

wedding brunch outfit

One of your good friends is getting married, and you are part of the wedding party.  There are tons of shindigs and events lined up including a wedding party brunch.  For the joyous gathering, you want to look nice and you want something that you can wear for other celebrations such as your brother’s upcoming


hourglass, how to wear, inverted triangle

how to wear: the mini dress

how to wear a mini dress

I am sure you have noticed all of the mini dresses in stores and online. There are so many cute ones but you have to decide if it is for you. Of course, you always have to keep your body type and personal style in mind. How short is too short? Well, it depends on


dating + going out, hourglass, inverted triangle

what to wear: salsa dancing

what to wear salsa dancing

Latin dance is hot! We have some expert advice from what to wear to how to manage your personal belongings on the dance floor from salsa dance lover Julia. She is also the creator and designer of wallets2wear, which features accessories that function as a small wallet for those times you just want to leave


hourglass, weddings

what to wear: wedding

hourglass outfit for a wedding

Reader Question Looking for some advice on what to wear to a wedding in Walnut Creek, California in mid March. The wedding is at 3 followed by a cocktail party reception. I am 46, hourglass shape, 5’8″ with about 10 pounds to lose. My colors are warm tones. Wardrobe 911’s Style Prescription Spring is a