Body shape is all about proportion. Most women fall into one of five ‘body shape’ categories; hour-glass, pear shape, apple, strawberry and column. Once you have a firm understanding of your body shape, you can begin to assess which of the latest trends to embrace and which to avoid, whilst accentuating your best features.
Beyonce is a good example of a pear shape. (File photo: AFP)
Catherine Zeta Jones