When a high school senior contacts me for their senior photography session, one of the things they are worried about most is choosing their outfits for their photo shoot. This is why today I’m beginning a series of blog posts dedicated solely to choosing clothing to flatter your specific body shape. This series will continue for the next five weeks and we will cover these specific body shapes: Apple, Pear, Inverse Triangle, Ruler and Hourglass Shape. Generally speaking, most high school seniors, and women in general, will fall into one, maybe a mixture of two, of these categories. Regardless, every shape possess beauty so let’s discover the first shape and how to best feature your body’s uniqueness with the latest fashion trends:
The Apple Shape:
The Apple Shapes Characteristics:
- Most weight is accumulated above the hips
- Broader shoulders
- Best assest: Legs!
***Fashion Goal: To elongate the torso while showing off the legs and creating the illusion of a smaller waist
For those of you who would like a visual, opt for clothing that is similar to these!
Be sure to check back in next Thursday when we will talk about the best clothing option for pear shaped body types!