Five Sexy Sweater Dresses For Every Body Type!
Stop looking mournfully at your summer clothes and rock a sassy sweater dress!
-Brittany Roshelle Davis
With the weather looking more and more dismal by the second, you’ll have to layer to keep warm. Of course, you’re gonna grab a sweater dress. They can be tricky. Depending on your body type, they can make you look hot, thin, or downright dumpy. If Anna Paquin can wear a sweater dress to a red carpet event, you can wear yours anywhere. Here is a guide to help you select the most flattering fit!
1. You’ve been hitting the gym
If you’ve been working hard on staying fit, it’s time to show off your figure. This three-quarter sleeve sweater dress mini ($29.99, victoriassecret.com), is the bikini of winter. It’ll stay close to your body, highlighting your best curves and ending just below that butt you’ve been busting.
If you’ve been blessed, the NY Collection short sleeve cowl neck tunic ($14.99, macys.com) is perfect for you. The cowl neck won’t over or under emphasize the girls and the belt will highlight your waist and add visual balance to your figure. For night, you might want to add booties and tights with a small print.
3. Your cup doesn’t runneth over
If you have a small chest, there’s no need to pick a modestly cut dress. Free People’s Iceland sweater dress ($89.95, freepeople.com), has a contrast print that gives the optical illusion of a bigger chest.
Get flirty in this printed sweater dress. Melissa Messa, Salon Z python print sweater dress ($102.89, saksfifthavenue.com), has three-quarter sleeves, a scoop neck and can go from a professional look with heels to casual –belted and worn with leggings in a flash. The vertical print will elongate your frame and make you appear taller.
5. Leggy and loving it
Tall women look fantastic in anything. You’ve got the body that can pull off horizontal stripes with ease. Long Tall Sally’s Makaya dress ($45, longtallsally.com), comes in deep teal, one of winter’s hottest colors, and the tonal metallic stripes subtly accent your figure.
Up next, what to wear underneath these dresses!