On Trend Horizontal Stripes.
The Illusion of Horizontal Stripes and Vertical Stripes
Source: Copyright Berit Brogaard
The square on the left made of horizontal lines looks taller and narrower than the same size square on the right made up of vertical lines. Hermann von Helmholtz discovered this illusion in 1925 and it has been proved to work in many areas including fashion. So remember horizontal stripes are tall and narrow (great for clothes) and vertical stripes are short and narrow (great for room décor).
Top Tips for Wearing Stripes
Navy White Drawstring Waist Stripe Dress
3. Go for slanted and twisted stripes to help contour your figure and slim out curves. This burgundy twisted striped top does the job perfectly.
4. Try out an on trend scoop or ‘V’ neckline. This will really minimize your bust and again help with the overall slimming look.
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