In this article I show you how to dress the rectangle body shape and give you lots of ideas on how to create more shape with your clothes. Still not sure? Many models tend to have this body shape or the inverted triangle shape. A lot of clothes will usually suit you and fit you well, although some of the taller women may have trouble finding clothes that fit properly. Still, many rectangles will find dressing a bit more of a challenge as they are likely to get extra weight around their tummies as they age usually after menopause. As a rectangle, you will want to create more curves and a pleasing silhouette.
You can find the index on their website listings, or on the pattern packaging. The underlying block for these patterns is hourglass shape. Sewaholic — especially designed for pear-shaped figures, and they now go to a size Sophie-Lee in a Sewaholic Cambie. Several brands have based their patterns on the national average D cup bust unlike most which are made for a B cup , including Blue Ginger Doll , Burda plus size , Kwik Sew plus size. And finally, some companies will make sewing patterns to your measurements. The main ones right now are Lekala and Bootstrap.
As much as I love a good shift dress, sometimes its nice to sew a more modern sewing pattern with a fit that flatters. A sewing pattern that will make you feel like a million bucks. So I looked around and found some that I think would do exactly that.
Perhaps your body shape or height call for a different dress length or waist size. Or maybe your figure actually looks better in a pencil skirt instead of an A-line. They're guaranteed to make your next sewing project a party! Body shapes