If you need some 'wedding dresses' in the bustline ….. look at Sabrina, bateau or jewel necklines and bodices that are enhanced by overlays, beadwork and other fancy delights.
Slim styles such as the sheath or mermaid wedding dresses, are kind to narrow rib cages.
'Crumb-catchers' - a decorative band of fabric (not unlike a cummerbund) that attaches to the upper bodice of your dress, these can add 'more'.
Necklines that are designed to show cleavage but can't be worn with a push-up bra or padded inserts should be crossed off your list.
Most medium-busted women can feel confident wearing Scoop, off-shoulder, Empire, V-neck, back less, strapless, halter, Bertha collar, portrait, and square-cut necklines.
Pear shaped? Try this flattering remedy - Combine a decorative neckline and shoulder area with a form-fitting bodice and a full or flared skirt.
Put some meat on those narrow shoulders - with puffy-sleeve styles such as the Juliet, bishop, or pouf.
Larger bustline and smaller hips? (inverted pear shape) Try a princess, A-line, or Empire style that is narrow at the shoulders and bust and gradually flares out to a wider hemline. Also balance proportions by choosing a structured bodice and a voluminous dress 2016, with little or no decorations above the waist.
If your bust, waist, and hips are virtually the same width? Look for full or flared skirts paired with jewel or bateau necklines; fluffy shoulders and/or sleeves; A-line or Empire wedding dresses styles with trains; Cheap wedding dresses bustlines; or two-piece ensembles with jackets that end at the lower hip. Stay away from dress styles that emphasise or define the waistline area.
For hourglass figures (full hips and bust with a small waist) or semi-hour-glass figures (medium bust and hips with a smallish waist):
Try ball gown wedding dresses styles with Basque or natural-waist bodice, or virtually any shape of gown with scoop, sweetheart, off-shoulder, V-neck, square, or strapless necklines. Look for sheaths or mermaid gowns or halter-top and/or back-less styles.