Fresh off yet another successful Fashion Week, supermodel and host of The Thread, Jessica Stam is back in the studio and helping ladies of all shapes and sizes achieve those feminine hourglass curves that any fan of Marilyn Monroe has lusted after.
Pear-shaped ladies - Draw attention upwards with a draped, boatneck top to off-set your bottom half, while opting for a skirt that skims your body and camouflages larger hips. Emphasize your natural waistline with a structured, dark-colored belt. If you want to go with a pants option, try flared jeans that even out your lines with a curve-accentuating jacket.
Tall and thin women - You have a straight-up-and-down figure, and lord knows you can handle a tight dress. Test drive a form-fitting dress with dark side panels and a lighter center panel to fake a more contoured shape. You can also try a cropped jacket with shoulder pads over a v-neck top and a pleated, A-line mini skirt.
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