A high-waisted skirts elongates and slenderizes hips and thighs. Pair with a ruffled or embroidered blouse to draw attention away from your lower half. Tory Burch top ($295; 866-480-8679),
Tocca skirt ($264), Butter pumps ($220)
Bootleg pants and a top with billowing sleeves balance out big thighs, making them less overpowering. When buying an unstructured top, pick one with a slimming belt. French Connection blouse ($128; 800-622-9748),
Club Monacopants ($129), Ann Taylor platform shoes ($138), M. Clifford Designs tote ($595)
This dress emphasizes your skinny zones. The big belt hits where you’re naturally thin (below the bust), while clever color-fading highlights the narrowest part of your legs.
Donna Morgan dress ($135), Butter T-strap heels ($220).