Slimming Strategies [Lookbook]
Discover the secret slimming strategies that work best for you! Take a look at this Lookbook!
Slimming Focus Strategies
Look 10 Lbs. Thinner!
Just touch of hidden control, a curved seam here and there, a pleasing distraction to the eye- it doesn’t take much to whittle the middle and contour the figure.
Know Your Bust Size
Knowing your bra size and finding bras with the right fit and support will help make your body look slimmer and proportionate, since sagging or drooping breasts can add the illusion of extra weight. It’s relatively easy to find your bra size by yourself, so take a few minutes to take measurements, Then splurge on a few great bras to keep your bust where it should be.
Three tips for a really slim look:
1.Toss on a lighter colored top to draw focus upwards
2.Go long with a top, sweater or duster to lengthen your line
3.Wear shoes with more substantial heels to balance from head to toe
Create a Narrower Focus
Take center stage and look slimmer with visual interest in the middle of your tops. Anything that draws the eye inward and down- ruffles, drape, zippers, patterns, graphics- will create a narrower focus, giving the impression of a leaner trimmer you.
Slim your Arms with Sheer Sleeves
The arms are one of the most common body parts that women wish to downplay with their clothes. Luckily, whether you’re hoping to downplay curvy upper arms or simply want to cover the triceps, there are some great ways to soften the appearance of this area. One stylish option is to wear three-quarter length, sheer sleeves. Three-quarter sleeves are known for being very slimming, and translucent styles can provide lightweight coverage in an elegant way .
DOs for Slimmer Calves and Thighs
By drawing attention to your upper half and your shoes, your calves and thighs will look slimmer. Be sure to choose these flattering options:
- Open-toed shoes
- Bright tops
- Wide-legged, bootcut jeans or flared pants
Add a Little Flair
Sometimes, all it takes to produce a slimmer appeal is by adding on a little flare to your ensemble. Ruffles are a great decorative option for your fabrics and choosing sweaters that have a little frill to them will provide you with a slimmer image that’s also playful and perky.
Slimming black pairs with strategically placed color blocks. The result? Instant flattery with sophisticated vibe.
Choose well Designed Clothes
Great fit and comfort like this are the first steps in looking thinner: well-designed clothes make the most of balance and proportion. Adding control in key places simply puts the finishing touch on feeling great about your look.
Take a tip from race car designers: trim lines that follow curves or cut across a field of contrasting color add a sense of energy, movement mad sportiness to a look
DOs for a Slimmer Stomach
These suggestions of what to wear will help you to look like you have lost a pound or two around your middle without setting foot in the gym:
- Wear chunky belts across your lower stomach
- A monochrome look or suits work
- Go for fitted jackets
- Try ruched tops
- Wear pants with lower waistbands
- Go for wrap tops
- Find front or side zippers
Elongate Your Neck
Certain neckline details may slim down your appearance. Look for embellishments, like a chain or fun pattern around the collar, a riled collar, or a ruffed lapel. Any of these will create visual interest around your neckline which has double the slimming power. It draws the eye up and elongates your neck. Not to mention, these details just look fun and stylish.