Jumpsuit and Playsuit Buying Guide

One of the most interesting fashion trends of 2016 is the re-emergence of jumpsuits , rompers and playsuits. The last time they were popular was the late 80s, so it is refreshing to see them available again. Because they have not been widely worn for close on three decades, they look fresh and new. As a result, many women are buying them, this year. If you want to stand out from the crowd, a jumpsuit is definitely the way to go. Read up on our best tips in the jumpsuit and playsuit buying guide that follows in the paragraphs below…


Buying tips

Generally speaking, this style of clothing looks best on skinny people, but if you are curvy don’t dismiss the idea outright. Provided you buy the right type, they can actually look great on you too. You just need to look for a jumpsuit that will flatter your figure.

The best approach is to try a few on the next time you go shopping. This will help you to decide if this type of clothing is right for you or not. Once you know which style of jumpsuit works for you finding them and buying online becomes easy.

Read this jumpsuit style guide, before you go out shopping. It will point you in the right direction.

Get the size right

With a jumpsuit sizing really matters. The worst thing you can do is to buy one that is too small. In all likelihood, you will be able to get the suit on OK, and it will look fine.

But, with a jumpsuit that does not mean that it fits properly. The problem comes when you sit down in it for any period or try to pick up something you have dropped. Then you realise the suit is too small for you because it is too restrictive.

Fortunately, avoiding this issue is easy. When you try your jumpsuit on, just remember to crouch down a couple of times. Doing that allows you to determine whether there is enough movement in the crutch area.

Next, wrap your arms around your body, to make there is enough space across the shoulders. You also want to ensure that the sleeves can ride up your arms, so you can reach up for things when you need to.

Make sure it comes off easily

You also need to look for a jumpsuit with a fastener you can easily reach. You will be especially glad that you did, when you need to go to the loo.

Wearing tips

The great thing about jumpsuits is that they are effectively a one-piece outfit. Having a few in your wardrobe means that there is no need to spend hours trying to work out what goes with what. You just grab one, put on your shoes and accessories, and you are good to go.

Wear your jumpsuit with confidence. Bear in mind that in an outfit like that, you are going to stand out, so be prepared to be admired.

If you opt for a baggier cut, I would recommend seeing how it looks with a belt. You will be pleasantly surprised at how much better the suit fits when you do so.