Formal Dresses and Gowns for Pear-Shaped Figures

Find your perfect special-occasion designer dress for a pear-shape body type here at Simply Dresses. A pear-shape body type is characterized by a clearly defined waistline and hips or thighs that are larger than the bustline. This essentially means you are typically broader throughout the lower half and have a smaller upper body, so enhancement is key when it comes to choosing a prom gown. You may want to add volume, or the illusion of volume, to the upper body while emphasizing the waist and minimizing the lower body to create a balanced, hourglass appearance. For a pear-shaped body, a prom dress with a v-neckline will help draw attention to the upper body, while the tailor-fitted waistline of an a-line skirt can emphasize a small waist. However, to embrace the voluptuous, curvy figure of the pear-shape body type, try a form-fitting jersey dress that will help showcase a feminine silhouette. Whether you want to showcase or minimize your pear shape, shop this collection of designer prom dresses for pear shapes for your next special-occasion dress.

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    What Should I Wear for Formal or Semi-Formal Events for a Pear-Shaped Body Type?

    This collection of designer dresses for pear shapes includes everything from short casual party dresses to elaborate long formal evening gowns for the pear-shaped body, so your choices are quite broad. Whether you’re searching for a short summer dress for a family celebration or a formal prom gown, finding a dress for pear-shape body types is effortless at Simply Dresses. From long prom dresses with a-line skirts and flattering ruched bodices to short sequined cocktail dresses with v-necklines, embrace your pear shape and dress to impress in one of these designer dresses.

    For your semi-formal needs, explore the short designer party dresses in this assortment. A short fit-and-flare homecoming dress adorned with a jeweled bodice and open back portrays a fun-and-flirty youthful look with just the right amount of sparkle. For a more daring look, try one of the stylish short illusion v-neck homecoming party dresses with twirl-worthy chiffon skirts. Looking for a modest style? Check out a high-low lace dress with an illusion-sweetheart neckline and sweet bow-accented waistline. Whether you seek a romantic style or a bold design, this collection of semi-formal designer dresses for pear-shaped body types has a party dress for you.

    This designer assortment of prom dresses and evening gowns consists of long formal gowns for pear-shape bodies. Here you will find elegant long pear-shaped prom dresses featuring the season’s latest trends. For a unique look, wear a long evening gown with an off-the-shoulder or cold-shoulder neckline that will emphasize your shoulders, drawing attention to the upper body. The polished look of a long designer ball gown with a corset lace-up back and jewel-embellished bodice is sure to please at prom or on the pageant stage. If you wish to achieve a more alluring look for your special event, try one of the long v-neck prom gowns with an enticing back cut out or side slit, perfect for painting a picture of romantic bliss. Whatever your personal style, choose one of these designer formal gowns for pear-shape bodies and make it a night to remember.

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