Hello, Darlings! Today we are going to talk about Training Your Eye To Shop Online “Where Does Your Eye Go?”. With online shopping becoming the norm, it is helpful at a glance to know whether an item will look good on you or not. Playing this little game will help you quickly disregard items that will not work on your body.
Before we start, you need to know your body type. If you do not, then download the My Shape Stylist app or go straight to their website, My Shape Stylist. You will need a friend and a tape measure to do this correctly. Save your measurements to help you make better choices when shopping.
Training Your Eye To Shop Online- “Where Does My Eye Go?”
Let’s Train Your Eye To Shop Online- Ask The Question-Where Does Your Eye Go?
We all have features we want to accentuate, and those we want to hide. So let’s play the game, where does you eye go? Does it go to an area you want people looking at, or not.
These pictures are some current styles of clothing you might see when you are shopping online. For some people, these are wins, others, they are not good choices.
Shop Online For Tops- Where Does Your Eye Go?
Huge trend this season with tie front tops, but really, where does you eye go to?
Side Tie Top – Where Does Your Eye Go?
Figure Flattering Tie Top Styles
Where Does Your Eye Go? Higher Waisted Tie Top
Puff Sleeves- Where Does Your Eye Go?
Puff sleeves are going to be a huge trend for the fall. I love puff sleeves, but it is not good for everyone. Puff sleeves draw attention out towards the shoulders. For someone who is a more of a carrot/inverted triangle-shaped body, wider shoulders, narrow hips, and waist, this top is a no.
Pleated Cuff Blouse- Where Does Your Eye Go?
As we get into long sleeve weather, you will see more styles such as this. This top has a great v-neck which is flattering to all women. But the questions is, does this top draw too much attention to my waist and hips?
Online Shopping For Necklaces-Where Does Your Eye Go?
Accessories and jewelry are a great way to level up an outfit. But, you need to be aware of where your eye is drawn to. Longer pendant style necklaces will draw attention downward to your waist and hips. Shorter statement necklaces will draw attention up to your face and chest.
Shop Online For Pants/Jeans- Where Does Your Eye Go?
Because so many women struggle with weight, visually hiding waist and hips is important. To help you make quick decisions while shopping online, play the game- where does you eye go?
Torn/Ripped Jeans- Where Does Your Eye Go?
Huge trend for past couple of years. Is this a look that works for you? Ask the question, where does your eye go?
Embroidered Jeans- Where Does Your Eye Go?
We have seen this trend around for many years. Some with simple embrodiery on the pockets, others with elaborate designs down the side.
Simple Rules For Body Types- Where Do You WANT Your Eye To Go?
Body types are called many things whether it is by shape or fruit. The most important to know about body types is – where do you want your eye to go?
Drawing your eye to different locations on your body by using color, accessories, or visual accents, you can create a more proportional look. You can use color to make you look taller or slimmer (column of color).
So when you are shopping, it is helpful to know where you want attention drawn, and pick pieces accordingly.
Apple or Round Body Shape
- Want to bring attention up and down and avoid the middle.
Pear or Triangle Shape
- Bring attention up and out and avoid hip area.
Carrot or Inverted Triangle
- Attention needs to be drawn down.
Straight Or Rectangle Shape
- Need to draw attention to waist and define
Curvy Or Hourglass Shape
- Is considered the “ideal” shape for women
- Need to keep all areas balanced.
Before You Buy- Where Does My Eye Go?
Have fun this weekend looking online and starting to train your eye to find items that will work with your body type. Mentally discard items that will not. You can also use this game as you try on clothes in your wardrobe and start putting together outfit. Have fun!
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