No matter what your body type is, the art of fashion design does it's magic to cover that extra pounds or help you look 10 pounds heavier.
In order to look elegant, It is always important to have the right clothes in your wardrobe because, if you choose the wrong one then you will end up looking exactly the opposite.
Lines are one of the elements of design that can create optical illusions. These illusions can make figures look taller, shorter, wider, narrower, thinner, thicker and also highlight the facial feature accordingly. The line can divide, organize, push, pull, enclose, separate and contour the space. Based on their direction, lines can be categorized as :
You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it. - Edith Head
VERTICAL LINES :
Vertical lines make a short person look tall and thin. This is because vertical lines pull eyes up and down without interruption that creates a slender and taller illusion
Clothing with vertical lines are a perfect fit for ladies who want to hide a few extra pounds behind their dress and also look elegantly tall
HORIZONTAL LINES :
Horizontal lines make a tall person look small and broad. This is because horizontal lines usually carry the eye across by stopping the eye from moving upward which creates a shorter or heavier illusion. These lines add width to the garment. Clothing with horizontal lines is a perfect fit for ladies who want to add 10 extra pounds behind their dress and also look short and cute.
DIAGONAL LINES :
Diagonal lines can increase or decrease the height depending on their
slope. They are the most dramatic of all the lines and are incredibly slimming.
These lines are attractive and slandering. Always diagonal lines are combined with horizontal or vertical lines to bring out the beauty in it. Clothing with diagonal lines is a perfect fit for ladies who want to look slim or broad, tall or short. you just have to use the right combination.