Hourglass Shape

A guide to finding the best gown for your shape.

Hourglass Shape

Your shape

You are curvaceous, with a noticeable bust and hips with a small waist

Your aim

It might be to show off your curves or if you are modest then it might be to play them down.

Suggested Shapes or features

Go for something constructed. A bias, lightweight gown may make you look lumpy and bumpy.

If you wear the fit and flare mermaid shape, then you will really show off your assets to the best advantage. You can go for a really tight shape over the bum and a plunging neckline.

You will also look great in a gown that has more coverage. Just show off your waist and look amazing. Great construction in the cup area can mean that your bust is well under control.

It doesn't matter what size you are - hourglasses can come in large or small. But these gowns should give you a head start on what will suit you. Remember that nothing can substitute for trying gowns on.

Our last piece of advice:

Your mantra is accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative and don't mess with Mrs In between.

Some gowns that suit a hourglass shape

This gown will totally show off all your assets with a really modern look.

If you crave lace then look no further than this gown to give you great shape

A traditional gown that will really flatter all areas and show off your waist.

This gown will keep everything in it's place with fantastic corsetry

If you want to wow the crowd this gown will give you a lot of cleavage and shape.

A demur look that will still show that you have a great figure without having it on display.