A pear-shaped body is one where the widest part of your body is below the waist or as Beyoncé would tell you…
Being 5’1 and this shape, I have experimented over the years with plenty of trends to finally figure out styles that flatter my body and what I feel most comfortable in. The last decade has truly been about embracing your curves,
I have been a skinny jeans addict my whole life. Being on the petite side, skinny jeans were my go-to for literally everything, as it made me look more toned (without working out, so win-win), and fit like a dream.
I flirted with the idea of a different fit every time I went shopping, trying everything from a flare to a boyfriend to a straight cut pair (my least favourite).
The first Monday of May is reserved for one thing and one thing alone – Vogue’s Annual Met Gala. It’s the one evening when celebrities descend upon the steps of the Met Museum decked out in whatever theme the Costume Institute is displaying for that year. While some people at the StyleCracker HQ thought the theme could very well be Game of Thrones this year (after scrolling through Instagram this morning),
When you say ‘pear-shaped’ the first woman that immediately comes to my mind is Jennifer Lopez. IMO, she’s got the perfect body and I find myself wanting everything she wears. Being pear-shaped, for those who don’t know, is when your lower body is wider than your upper. Basically, wider hips and a smaller chest.
Of course you need to keep your body type in mind while dressing up.
If you were ever looking for more proof that everything Rihanna touches turns to gold, look no further. The singer launched her own line of clothing and accessories with Puma in early 2016 and practically every piece since then has been a hit. Fenty x Puma took the fashion world by storm and they even introduced new collections for different seasons.
In case you missed them, here’s what made the top stories this week!
RiRi sizzles for Dior
All of social media set ablaze as Rihanna teased an image of her clad in Dior on her Instagram last week. Being the first black woman to star in a Dior campaign, Rihanna’s position as the iconic brand’s poster girl has been seen as a groundbreaking step toward more diverse representations in high fashion.
Ever since music videos went mainstream with the launch of MTV in the 80’s, Fashion has been a huge factor in the making of a music video. SC lists down the 25 most stylish music videos of all time, in no particular order.
Who Run The World by Beyoncé – This fierce girl power video is more like a couture show,
If the East coast has the Oscars, then the West coast has fashion’s biggest night, the Met Gala. What started out as a benefit for the Metropolitan Museum, New York, has turned into the most anticipated event of the season. Did we mention that each year marks the inauguration of a special exhibit and includes a cocktail hour and formal dinner?