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Inverted triangle body shape

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Your body type is: Inverted Triangle

As an Inverted Triangle body type, you have a proportionally larger upper body. You have broad shoulders, and ample bust and a wide back. Your hips are slim and your bottom may have a tendency towards the flat side. Your waist is subtle and you have a tendency to gain weight in your belly and upper body. Your beautiful, shapely legs are your best asset.

How to Dress an Inverted Triangle Body Shape

The key to dressing an Inverted Triangle body type is to balance your broader shoulders, chest and back with your narrower lower body to create more of an hourglass effect. This is achieved by choosing clothes that add curves to your hips and bottom while creating a more defined waist. You have amazing legs so feel free to play with skirt lengths, but don’t go too short otherwise you will further a top-heavy look. Please click on the thumbnails below to learn more about how to dress an Inverted Triangle body type.

inverted triangle body shape tops

Tops

Look for tops that will accentuate your waist and help balance your bust with your hips. Look for:

  • Narrow v-necks.
  • Tops with banding or nipping at the waist.
  • Wrap-style tops.
  • Tailored shirts and jackets.
  • Dark colored tops.
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  • inverted triangle body shape scoop neck
  • inverted triangle body shape wrap top
  • inverted triangle body shape shawl collar
  • inverted triangle body shape tunic
  • inverted triangle body shape jacket
inverted triangle body shape bottoms

Bottoms

Choose bottoms that will enhance your lower body and help balance your upper body. Try the following:

  • Pants with embellished or flap-style pockets.
  • Boot cut or wide legs.
  • Full or A-line skirts.
  • Cargo pants.
  • Jeans with whiskering at the hips.
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  • inverted triangle body shape cargo pants
  • inverted triangle body shape jeans
  • inverted triangle body shape a-line skirt
  • inverted triangle body shape full skirt
inverted triangle body shape swimsuits

Swimsuits

When choosing a swimsuit for an inverted triagle, look for suits that will balance your athletic upper body. Look for:

  • Simple halter tops.
  • Patterned or light colored bottoms paired with solid tops.
  • Bottoms with ruffles, side ties or embellishments.
  • Bottoms that cut straight across your hips.
  • One-piece suits with side cut-outs.
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  • inverted triangle body shape swimsuit top
  • inverted triangle body shape triangle swimsuit top
  • inverted triangle body shape swimsuit bottom 1
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  • inverted triangle body shape one-piece swimsuit
  • inverted triangle body shape tankini

Fashion Finds For Your Inverted Triangle Body Shape

Here are our latest fashion finds for the inverted triangle body shape, see all of our finds for your body shape by clicking here.

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