Look Your Best This Fall:
Best Buys For Your Body
Styling Tips for Apple Shapes
Patterned tops (geometrics, animal prints) are on trend, and the optical illusion trims the torso.
Mid-rise jeans will keep your rear covered and guard against the dreaded muffin top.
Structured shift dresses create a vertical line from shoulders to hem, cleverly obscuring the waist.
Jennifer Hudson (left) looks trim in a structured RM Roland Mouret cocktail dress.
America Ferrera (right) looks shapely and slim in an ingeniously printed Oscar de La Renta dress.
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Evangeline Lilly swept onto the red carpet at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug premiere in a black slightly sheer Alberta Ferretti gown with a lace overlay and tiers of tulle at the skirt, keeping all accessories to a minimum, save for studs and a gold bracelet.