So you’ve decided that for that special occasion you’re looking for the perfect red dress. Good choice! Red has so many variations and shades, and with the right assistance, is a stunning color on just about everyone. There is a red hue out there no matter your shade, undertone or coloring. There are also red dresses with all sorts of draping and cuts that flatter a variety of body types, and of course where you’re going to be wearing the dress has a lot to do with the type of red dress you will buy.
Whether you wear a red dress every day or you have hesitated to do so in the past because you thought it wouldn’t flatter you, just keep reading. By the time you’re done, you’ll pick the most flattering red dress ever, feel great about how you look in it, and grab more admiring looks than you would have ever imagined.
This article will help you find the right dress for you shade, shape and event.
The first thing you need to do is: Determine your undertone
Stand next to a natural source of light, and hold a piece of blank white paper underneath your hand. What tone in the most prominent? What secondary color do you notice? Remember you’re not looking at your color, but the hue that you notice despite or in addition to your coloring.