There are few items of clothing which can make you feel more feminine than a beautiful floral pattern. Always flirty, pretty and appropriate for spring, florals are back again this year. This year they’re more exciting than ever with a powerful punch of bold color.
Meet two of my readers: Rebecca ( left), a blogger and a Styleblazer and Diana, 41, from Deerfield Beach, Florida. They both look fab in the dresses they have chosen. Want to know how you can too?
Simply, keep the pattern in scale with your body. Here are a few examples:
Small and Petite?– large floral patterns on spacious backgrounds will overpower
Tall and Plus Size? – dainty floral prints will make you body seem extra large
Skinny and shapeless -Patterns with large spaces inbetween and strong color contrasts between print and background will make your body look larger or curvier.
Heavy in certain areas? – Wear patterns with regular spaces between them and low color contrast
This year florals are bold and colorful, set against a black or dark background. spent hours trying on dresses before finally settling of this one to wear to a friend’s 40th birthday party. Why did this one steal her heart? She says, “It made me feel beautiful!”.