Head-To-Toe Colour Combos That Flatter Every Body Type

Written by Vidhi GandhiJul 28, 2015
HEAD-TO-TOE COLOUR COMBOS THAT FLATTER EVERY BODY TYPE
Most of us tend to focus on the colour of your skin when it comes to choosing what to wear. That’s because very few of us know that being smart about our choice of colours can actually flatter our body types. Yes, colour can actually help with our dressing dilemmas. Here’s how you can flatter your body type by wearing the right colour combos... Pear shape What you need to focus on is your best assets—your shoulders, arms and chest. Draw attention on your upper body by experimenting with colourful blouses, shirts and tanks. Neutral, dark or rich hued bottoms can help deal with your problem areas—your waist or lower body—and make it appear ‘bootylicious’ and alluring. Colour combinations

colour combination that flatter banana body shape 430x430

With separates

Skirt: 3,776 on chicwish.com, Jacket: 6,990 on riverisland.com, Heels: 3,870 on asos.com, Clutch: 2,480 on misguided.co.uk

colour combination that flatter banana body shape 430x430

With one piece

Dress: 1,487 on asos.com, Sandals: 6,891 on nastygal.com, Backpack: 1,195 on forevernew.co.in.

Apple shape

Broad shoulders and fuller busts are your problem areas. Trick it into looking thinner by playing around with colours in rich and dark tones. Since your legs are thinner, draw focus on them by going for light or pastel hues and fake a thin upper body by going for colours like burgundy, emerald, black or Persian blue. Avoid plain white clothes as it will make your body shape appear fuller and wider.

Colour combinations

colour combination that flatter banana body shape 430x430

With separates

Pants: ₹1,740 on shop.mango.com, Blouse: ₹890 on shop.mango.com, Bag: 7,442 on asos.com, Sliders: 1,895 on koovs.com

colour combination that flatter banana body shape 430x430

With one piece

Shortalls: 869 on romwe.com, T-shirt: 1,986 on asos.com, Sneakers: 5,082 on nastygal.com

Banana shape

Your shoulders are balanced with your waist and hips but there’s hardly any waist definition. In order to lend some curves, wear colours like red, white, yellow or jewel tones and avoid very dark colours like black or darker shades of blue as they tend to make your frame appear boyish.

Colour combinations

colour combination that flatter banana body shape 430x430

With separates

Pants: ₹3,472 on asos.com, Crop top: 1,487 on misguided.co.uk, Bag: ₹899 on koovs.com, Flatforms: ₹8,575 on nastygal.com

colour combination that flatter banana body shape 430x430

With one piece

Dress: 5,752 on asos.com, Heels: 4,490 on shop.mango.com, Clutch: 3,999 on tadpolestore.com

Vidhi Gandhi

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Hey guys. This is Vidhi Gandhi- A style junkie and blogger! Fashion, style and coffee keeps me sane and I am mad about shopping. I could go shop in any part of the world and never get bored of it. Apart from the usual fashion activities I am addicted to my boyfriend who thinks I am fabulous and could rule the world! Though he thinks I am a bit too much but I know he madly admires me.
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