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the shape or size of a woman's bust
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1. the outline or shape of a woman's bust.
2. the part of a garment covering the breasts.
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That would be good for larger bustlines,'' she said.
Because it hides a multitude of sins - from lumpy waistlines to non-existent bustlines. The style accentuates cleavage, flattens tummies and 'slenderises' fuller figures.
Attendants wore floor-length iridescent red silk shantung Coren Moore dresses with strapless, fitted bodices and pleated handkerchief bustlines. Each bridesmaid wore a Nicole Miller crystal medallion necklace, a gift from the bride.
With a palette of beiges and pale pinks, contrasted with whites, blacks and algae greens, Valaya showcased long velvet coats and shorter coatis thrown over skimpy cholis , translucent flared sleeves and ruffle tops, overlapped bustlines and brocade kurtis.
Luckily, by the time she reached her teens, we had about as much in common sartorially as Jackie O and Jordan, and similarly differing bustlines, so it was no longer a problem.
Paris, 23, has always enjoyed being a slinky siren but her socialite mates are flaunting their bustlines and making headlines with them.
But we can change that by honoring men and women of all ages and emphasizing their contributions rather than their muscles or bustlines.
Field is taking advantage of the fact that both Sarah Jessica Parker and Cynthia Nixon are breast-feeding their children by displaying their impressive bustlines in revealing pieces.
Silicone-gel implants are still used in reconstructive surgery, Atwood said, but for women simply wanting larger bustlines, water-and saline-filled implants are preferred.
Experts will advise women how to enhance their bustlines using make-up, skin toners and even jewellery and give tips.
With the body coming back in a big way, discussions about size zero and enhanced bustlines making front page news, the dress found the perfect time to be resurrected.
You'll get ones with flattering cross- front bustlines and frontband dresses that don't add volume to the body; rather, these help enhance the bustline that makes you look thinner.