Body types are classified by various means. Classifying body types is not a scientific approach, but the purpose of body types is to help and facilitate people when choosing clothes such as jeans. This is also one of the reasons why clothes of the same style on top of people of different models don't look as good.
There's nothing wrong with the garment arranger, there's only the wrong type of clothing. When you get to know your body type, you can use body type knowledge as a way to hide sides of your body that you shouldn't or mutually emphasize what you like.
Body types and different bodies are considered in the design and zoning of the garment. The designer must be well aware of the human body and the target group of the wearer of the garment in order for the end result to be successful for the body.
GENERAL ABOUT DIFFERENT BODY
TYPES Different body types are named after letters, of which there are five: A, H, O, X and Y body. Letters help you understand the shape of your body. There are also body models that are combinations of different body types. In a combination type, you can take advantage of dressing according to both body types. For example, Finnish women often have a body model combination of O and A, which means that a person has an A-body, but a little more of O's features, i.e. the abdomen.
The basic principle of body types and their dress tips is to balance the outfit and the essence of the body. Therefore, dress tips may seem like commands or "norms" to follow. In some body type dress tips, the options may be more limited. Your body type depends on the right proportions. It is worth noting that the body changes over time, then the proportions also change.
In this blog post you will find a comprehensive overview of what kind of information you need when choosing jeans for yourself.
FIGURE OUT THE TYPE OF BODY. WHAT BODY TYPE AM I?
What do you need to figure out your body type?
To determine the type of body, you need a full body mirror, a tape measure and skintical clothing that does not tighten. Women should also not wear bras when sorting out the type. To determine your body type, look at the following lines from your body:
View the horizontal ratio between your shoulders and hips from the front. Do you notice that the shoulders are wider, narrower or in proportion to the pelvic line?
Next up is the waist area. View the waist-pelvic ratio. Is this line showing a narrowing waist slightly below the ribs or is the waist straight that continues with the hips with the same horizontal width?
From the side, view the chest circumference relative to the hips . Does your chest look wider horizontally than the pelvic area?
ANALYZING THE BODY TYPE USING A
TAPE MEASURE It is important to keep the tape measure horizontally straight and twisted. The tape measure is supposed to stay in place.
1. Measure the chest circumference, chest at the highest point.
2. In this case, the waist is measured at the narrowest point of the waist, usually slightly below the chest. Not at the abdomen or near the navel.
3. The pelvic circumference shall be taken from the widest part of the pelvis where you can feel the hip bones. In most women, the pelvic circumference is found above the branch.
You can find more about the characteristics of different body types and tips on how to dress according to your body type in this blog post.