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"Slimming Column of Colour" by claremaxfield ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring Oasis, Alexander McQueen, Posh Girl and Chicsense

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However, horizontal lines can be used in your favor if placed properly. This is also why contrast colored belts are not advisable for petite women.  Cutting this body shape in half not only makes you look wider but it makes you look shorter.  Additionally, monochromatic dressing (dressing in shades of one color) is often encouraged for it’s slimming effects; without the disruption of a horizontal line through a color change a person looks taller and leaner.

However, horizontal lines can be used in your favor if placed properly. This is also why contrast colored belts are not advisable for petite women. Cutting this body shape in half not only makes you look wider but it makes you look shorter. Additionally, monochromatic dressing (dressing in shades of one color) is often encouraged for it’s slimming effects; without the disruption of a horizontal line through a color change a person looks taller and leaner.