Prom Dresses for Pear Shaped Figures
About Your Body: The pear body type is when your hips are larger than your bust and your waist is well-defined. With a pear body type your waist is your best asset so be sure to flaunt it!
How to Dress Your Body: When dressing a pear body shape the goal is to add volume to your upper body, emphasize your small waist and de-emphasize your lower body to create a balanced body. Keep in mind that if you choose a dress that is fitted on the hips that you will most likely need get a size up and alter the waist and bust.
What to Avoid: Super short hem-lines, full poofy skirts, fitted skirts, shapeless or oversized styles and curve hugging fabrics
What to Look For: Natural waistlines, form fitted tops, v-necklines, strapless styles and detail on the bust to balance your figure.