Tips: Evening Dresses for Long-Waisted Women

What define a long-waisted woman? A woman with longer upper body and shorter lower body. To really distinguish whether you are long-waisted, balanced or short-waisted, read this post on how to determine your type.

If you are a long-waisted woman, you must be curious what type of evening dresses is suitable for you. The idea here is to make your upper body shorter and lower body longer so that you are balanced proportion.

Here are a few simple and easy tips for long-waisted women when choosing evening dresses for special occasion.

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Empire dresses are long-waisted women best friend as they disguises anything below your bust.
 

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These inverted-V shaped waistline dresses created the illusion of shorter upper body thus help shorten a long-waisted women torso.
 

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Raised waistline re-defined long-waisted women waist by visually shorten the upper body.
 

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Long-waisted women should wear dresses with coats that end slightly below the waist. Bolero is also recommended.
 

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Long-waisted women would look good wearing contrasting upper top or you could try layering to distract the observer’s eyes elsewhere.

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Long-waisted women should wear evening dresses with thick waistband. Wear the waistband high and snug to make your long-waisted appear shorter.

We hope you benefit from these simple tips for dressing long-waisted women in evening dresses. Refer here for tips on how to wear evening dresses for short-waisted women.


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