When you look at as many celebrity photos as we do, you start to notice certain trends—of the sartorial kind and otherwise. One such pattern we’ve picked up on? The slimming styling rules that practically every fashionable celebrity out there follows. The best part of these figure-flattering tricks is that they work for any vibe, whether your look is feminine and sweet like Lauren Conrad’s or bold and trend-driven like Solange Knowles’.
Scroll down to check out the top five slimming style rules and pocket them for yourself!
On Naya Rivera: Alice + Olivia Long Draped Shawl Collar Coat ($550) in White; Rag & Bone jeans; Hermes bag.
On Kim Kardashian: Alexander Wang Ankle-Strap Antonia Sandals ($475) in Beige.
On Leandra Medine: Chanel blazer.
On Freida Pinto: Prabal Gurung dress; Salvatore Ferragamo Susi Patent Pumps ($575) in Lila.
On Lauren Conrad: Lela Rose dress; Express Sleek Patent Runway Sandals ($80) in Pale Rye.
On Hannah Bronfman: Dior top and skirt.
On Christina Hendricks: Christian Dior Pantsuit; Oroton heels.
On Eva Mendes: Michael Kors sweater and skirt; Pollini pumps.
On Kate Upton: Rag & Bone White Croc Embossed Leather Shoulder Bag ($895).
On Solange Knowles: H&M top, coat, and pants; Shrimps X Sophia Webster Skye Opal Grey Mules ($817).