by Martianna Arnold | Photos courtesy of Amsale, Badgley Mischka, Demetrios Ilissa, Jlm Couture, & Pronovias

As bridal season steadily appoaches and we hear the faint sounds of wedding bells in the wind, FSHN wanted to give you a style guide to help you get through this joyous season looking fierce and fabulous.

Hourglass Shape: Bust and hips are aproximately the same size with a narrow waist.
Tips: Wrap arounds, Fitted V-necks, Mermaid, Pencil and A-line styles flatter this body type. Excentuating bust while flattering small waist and excentuating hips.

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Straight Shape: Waist, hips, and bust are the same size.
Tips: Empire Cut, Tier, Nipped pencil, low v-neck, scoop necks, tube style, or off shoulder styles look best for this body type. Try to add attention to a nipped waist to achieve a more hourglass appearance
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Apple Shape: A large midsection, slim arms, shapelt legs, and a nice bustline.
Tips: V-necks, empire waistlines, or above the knee dresses in solid colors (perferable pastels) and small prints work well for this body type. It empasizes the bust and or nice legs.
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Pear Shape: Larger hips and thighs with a petite upper body
Tips: A-line, halter top, sleeveless and wrap around dresses ehance this body type. Emphasizing bust and smaller waist while diverting attention away from the hips and thighs.
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