How Fashion Girls Wear Summer Dresses

See how 7 fashion bloggers wear Stitch Fix!

Stitch Fix summer dresses

Christine Kong: Daily Kongfidence

Mother of 3, minimalist, California native.

Describe your body type.

“My body type is pretty straight and narrow, petite. No bust, no hips.”

What types of dresses work best for your body shape?

“For my body shape, I prefer mini dresses to show off my legs since I am on the more petite side. I also like more form-fitting dress (not too oversized or flowy) since I don’t want to get lost in the dress. For the summer I like off the shoulder or one-shoulder dresses.”


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Ashley Torres of Everyday Pursuits

Traveler, shoe lover, SoCal-based.

How would you describe your body type?

“I’m petite (5’3″) with a long torso.”

What types of dresses work best for your body shape?

“Dresses that have a defined waist look best!”

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Monica Awe-Etuk of Awed By Monica

Entrepreneur, seamstress, Atlanta-based.


Describe your body type.

“I have more of an athletic shape. Somewhat broad shoulders for my frame, a full bust, muscular legs, a full bottom but with a straight waist and hips.”

What types of dresses work best for your body shape?

“Dresses that are off the shoulder and fit & flare. These types of dresses tend to make my waist look smaller.”

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Nicole Edelen of Curves On A Budget

Beauty enthusiast, risk-taker, Arizona based.


Describe Your Body Type

“I’m busty on top with a defined waist and curvy hips/bottom.”

What types of dresses do you gravitate towards?

“I prefer form-fitting and bodycon dresses. Anything that draws attention to my waist and hips”

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Olivia Watson of Livvyland

Writer, coffee drinker, Austin-based.


Describe your body type.

“I have an overall small frame with narrow hips and a barely-there bust. I grew up in sports and mainly swimming, so my shoulders are quite broad for my frame. I look like an XS in tops, but actually purchase size medium more often than not given my shoulder width!”

What types of dresses work best for your body shape?

“In college I was all about a good body-con dress, but these days you’ll see me reaching for more comfortable, modest styles like babydoll or shift dresses. Not to mention, in the summer Austin is scorching…so wearing a breathable style is definitely my go-to option!”

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Rochelle Johnson of Beauticurve

Rule-breaker, style expert, Arkansas-based.


Describe your body type.

“I’m in between hourglass and pear shape. I’m heavy on the bottom and smaller up top. I carry most of my weight in my hips and bottom.”

What types of dresses work best for your body shape?

“Fit & flare dresses work best on my shape—dresses that flares out from the waist. It allows room for my hips while accentuating my waist.”

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Christine Petric of View From 5’2”

Bucket list believer, soccer player, New York-based.


Describe your body shape.

“Petite with a small bust and small hips.”

What types of dresses work best for your body shape?

“The dresses that work best for me are usually fit & flare or anything with a higher waistline. Bringing that up makes my lower body look longer and they tend to fit me the best!”

What dresses work best for you body shape? Let us know in the comments below!

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