I’m a fashion expert – the number one rule for dressing to look slimmer and five ways to achieve it
REGARDLESS of your shape or size, some outfits can appear boxy or unflattering.
A TikToker and fashion expert has shared an essential fashion rule which will help slim down your look.
TikTok user Jen de Oliveira revealed her top tiktok.com/@jendeolive/video/6931918216490913030?is_from_webapp=v1&item_id=6931918216490913030″>styling tip which makes you look instantly slimmer.
“If you want to appear thinner, there is one thing you need to remember: length,” Jen told her followers.
She explained: “You want to keep the focus on vertical lines. This is why I’m obsessed with high-waisted pants, they will always make you look longer.”
Jen added: “You can take this concept to the next level by wearing all one color, including your shoes.”
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“A V-neck will also add a nice arrow effect, keeping your eye focus vertically,” she advised.
Demonstrating the fashion hack in her video, Jen explained how color blocking breaks up the vertical lines.
The fashion expert also said: “A ¾ length midi is a nice alternative to a pencil skirt because it’s longer.”
Finally, don’t forget to complete your slimming look with a smart choice of footwear.
“Nude pumps that match your skin tone are a good option,” Jen recommended.
And if you are wearing dark colors, you can further lengthen the look with black tights, according to the expert.
Jen’s followers took to the TikTok comments section to share their thoughts on the tips.
“So cute!! Thanks for the tips, great ideas,” commented one viewer.
Another user wrote: “Perfect for me because I’m 4”11. It’s annoying to take every cloth I buy to the tailor. Waist and length.”