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A gorgeous pair of sand coloured linen trousers, brilliant for Spring& Summer wardrobes, & perfect for rectangle shaped women. They are high waisted, which is a great feature for rectangles, as it will create more of a defined waistline & emphasize how slim the waist is. The wide leg will also help ad volume & curves to the lower half of the body, which will allow rectangles to create the illusion of a more curvaceous figure which will emulate the balanced proportions of an hourglass body.
Bootcut jeans are brilliant for helping rectangles add some curves to their slender hips, & legs, and this gorgeous, classic pair from 7 for all Mankind will make a welcome addition to a rectangle's wardrobe. The wider cut of the boot leg style creates a little extra volume on the lower half of the body which will benefit rectangles, however boot-cut styles of jeans & trousers are also a flattering cut for women with hourglass, pear, apple, or inverted triangle body-shapes!!
DO wear bright colors on bottom. DO wear wide-leg pants. DO wear full skirts. DON'T wear spaghetti-strap tops. DON'T wear boat neckline tops. DO wear tops that call attention to your waistline. DO experiment with high-waisted styles. DO look for clothes that create the illusion of a waist.
"Pencil skirt for Inverted Triangle body shape" by stylizit on Polyvore: We need to create a line that gives vertical lengthening in the top half and horizontal widening lines in the bottom half of the body. This will help balance the girl with a large bust and narrow hip line. pleats and bows, patterns and texture all help with the lower half.
How to Dress a Rectangle Body Shape (when I'm at my proper weight, I won't be remotely thin and straight enough for this, but while I'm still overweight, I'm having trouble finding "cylindrical" so "rectangular" is as close as it gets...)
The apple body shape is characterized by broad shoulders, a large bust, narrow hips, slim thighs, a flat rear end and an undefined waistline. Famous females with apple body shapes include Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tyra Banks, Elizabeth Hurley, Rosie ODonnell and Angelina Jolie. Heres how to flaunt your best features by wearing clothing that draws attention away from your waist and creates balance.