Once you know some basic fashion rules it’s pretty easy to make your clothes work to flatter your body. You can go baggy when you’re having a bit of a bleugh body day to cover it all up, or you could try these tricks for looking thinner:
1. Stay Away from Horizontal Stripes
This is one we all know but it is definitely worth repeating. Stay away from items of clothing that have horizontal stripes! Tops or trousers with a horizontally striped pattern will only serve to accentuate your width, as opposed to vertical stripes that will force the eye to see in a more streamlined fashion.