Tips & Tricks

Button-down shirts

Look like a man's shirt


Shows off masculine mid section

Maxi Skirt

Makes hips look narrow

Gladiator top

I don't know the actual name for this style of sleeveless top but I've had a couple that I thought would look good by covering the shoulders but I wind up looking more like a gladiator.

Halter top

emphasizes broad shoulders

Hooded tops

makes back/torso look thicker

Shirt tucked in

emphasizes lack of hour-glass figure

Tank tops

emphasizes broad, muscular shoulders

Sleeveless bubble top

emphasizes shoulder and arm muscles

 Unflattering styles

Mostly through trial and error I have found there are many styles that seem cute but when tried just do not look good.

(Since these are unflattering, I haven't saved many of these photos.)


sometimes they look ok but frequently they emphasize the wrong shape of the head.

Drop Waist

Shows lack of hips

Turtle-neck, scarves

I listed this also under "flattering" because they can hide the Adam's apple but sometimes can make the neck seem thicker.

Empire Waist

Makes the torso look rectangular


Shows lack of hips

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