How to pick out a swimsuit based on your body type (: 

Increase Your bust 
Look for suits with: 
Molded cups 
Removable pushup padding 
Gather detailing 
Ruffles 
“Enhancing” tops 

Support Your Bust
Look for suits with: 
Contoured seams 
Boning at sides 
Underwires 
Adjustable straps 
Wide bands or elastic under bust 
Shelf bras 
Molded cups 

Emphasize Your Curves 
Look for suits with: 
Princess seaming 
Details on the top and bottom for a good balance 
Same color or print on top and bottom 
Mitered suits 
Cut out one pieces 

Emphasize Top Curves
Look for suits with: 
Princess seaming 
Details on top 
Enhancing tops 
Ruffles 
Print or bright color tops with solid or darker color bottoms 

Emphasize Bottom Curves 
Look for suits with: 
Princess seaming 
Details on the bottom 
Print or bright color bottoms with solid or darker color tops 

Minimize Top Curves
Look for suits with: 
Princess seaming 
Details on the bottom 
Full coverage tops 
Print or bright color bottoms with solid or darker color tops 
Sports tops 

Minimize Bottom Curves 
Look for suits with: 
Details on the top 
Print or bright color tops with solid or darker color bottoms 
Full cut bottoms 
Long Tankinis 

Minimize Curves
Look for suits with: 
Full coverage 
Tankinis that flow away from the body 
Same color or print on top and bottom 
Mitered suits 
Thicker straps 
Princes seaming 
Ruching 
V-neck lines 
Cover up skirts 
Paneling on one pieces 
Sporty suits 

Emphasize Hips
Look for suits with: 
Low rise 
Belts 
Pattern bands at waist 
Tie sides 
Ring or details at hips 
Print or bright color bottoms with solid or darker color tops 

Minimize Hips
Look for suits with: 
Details on the top 
Print or bright color tops with solid or darker color bottoms 
Full coverage bottoms 
Cover up wraps and skirts 

Lengthen Legs
Look for suits that: 
Sit higher on the hip 
Have a higher waistline 
Have thinner sides 

Lengthen Torso 
Look for suits that: 
Are low rise bottoms 
Are monokinis 
Have thinner sides 
Have princess seaming 

Shorten Torso
Bottoms that sit higher on the hip 
Higher waistline 

Define Waist
Princess seaming 
Details on the top and bottom for a good balance 
Same color or print on top and bottom 
Mitered suits 
Cut out one-pieces 

Minimize Waist 
Tankinis that flow away from the body 
Mitered suits 
Princess seaming 
Ruching 
V-neck lines 
Paneling on one pieces 

Lengthen Waist
Look for suits that: 
Are low rise bottoms 
Are monokinis 
Have thinner sides 
Have princess seaming 

And TADA! Thst's all I have for ya ;) 
Credit goes to Venus. (:

<3 Bristina
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pinkshadow18
Wrote 4 years ago
coool so helpful!

the-awful-nerds
Wrote 4 years ago
ooh okay thanks!!

the-awful-nerds
Wrote 4 years ago
http://www.venus.com/viewproduct.aspx?BRANCH=24~3200~&ProductDisplayID=14204&dept=Shop+by+StyleSport+Tops&prod=grommet+sport+top%2c+grommet+side+bottom+
sort of like that :p

the-awful-nerds
Wrote 4 years ago
two seams that start at the center of breasts and go downward. I'll try to find a pic :P

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