Shaping Up: Body type Style Guide
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Shaping Up: Body type Style Guide

Find what clothes work best for your Body
5.0 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
13 students enrolled
Created by Chary Williams
Last updated 8/2016
English
Price: $25
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 34 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
What Will I Learn?
  • Shop confidently for clothes that are most flattering for your body
  • Know the 5 basic body types
  • Know how where and how to take measurements of the bust waist and hip
  • Calculate your body type
  • Know celebrities that share your body type
  • Specific cuts of skirts/dresses/shirts/pants that look best on you
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Requirements
  • Computer
  • WIllingness to learn
  • Open mind and closet
Description

This course helps you discover your body type and the clothes that will make you you your best based on your findings. Additionally, the course will give you celebrity examples (Both Straight and Plus Sized)  and lookbooks for every body type. Presented in an easy, straightforward format, Shaping Up breaks down every step ensuring that you will complete the course efficiently. Many lessons include "cheat sheet" summaries at the end of each lesson. The course can be done in a single afternoon if you have a friend and measuring tape handy; No hassle. If you want to stop wasting money on regret buys and finally feel great in everything you wear, enroll in the course today!

Who is the target audience?
  • This style course is for anyone who has ever been frustrated will ill fitted clothing
  • This style course is for anyone who wants to know how their favorite Celebs dress themselves
  • This style course is for anyone who wants better fitting clothing
  • This style course is for anyone who wants to know the basics of styling for your body
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
2 Lectures 03:24

Outline

  1. Explain the purpose of the course
  2. Define the 5 body types
    • State characteristics & ways to identify them
  3. Where to measure and how to measure
    • Who takes your measurements, pros & cons, procedure to measure
  4. Expound on each body shape
    • Characteristics, flattering styles & styles to avoid
  5. Study a celebrity in each body shape
    • Straight size profile and plus size profile version
Preview 02:25

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Taking Measurements
4 Lectures 03:11


Hot to Measure
00:58

Calculating Results
00:29
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Body Types Examined
6 Lectures 10:37

Hourglass (S-Shape)
01:59

Apple (O-Shape)
02:27

Licorice (I-Shape)
01:59

Inverted Triangle (V-Shape)
01:59

Pear (A-Shape)
01:44
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Celebrity Spotlight
5 Lectures 14:44
Celebrity Hourglass: Salma Hayek
02:59


Celebrity Licorice (Straight): Ciara
03:00

Celebrity Inverted Triangle: Angelina Jolie
02:45

Celebrity Pear: Jennifer Lopez
02:30
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Celebrity Spotlight (Plus Size)
5 Lectures 15:30

Celebrity Apple: Melissa McCarthy
03:30

Celebrity Licorice (Straight): Queen Latifah
03:00

Celebrity Inverted Triangle: Jill Scott
03:00

Celebrity Pear: Dascha Polanco
03:00
About the Instructor
Chary Williams
4.9 Average rating
12 Reviews
392 Students
2 Courses
Personal Stylist, Stylist connoisseur

Singer by day and fashionista by night, Chary is passionate about women knowing their worth and showing it through their personal style. She created Emerald Girl Chronicles as a way to chronicle her own style journey while sharing jewels she has found along the way. It is her wish that everyone realizes that shopping is easy fun, style is a great outlet and self love is a process that rewards all who commit to it. She hopes you take a look around and start the journey to a new you.