Wedding Dress Styles For Body Types. Looking for the right wedding dress for your body shape? Use our Silhouette Finder to find the best types of wedding dresses from ballgown to mermaid styles. What body type are you? Hourglass: Balanced bust and hips, defined waist. Pear: Hips are wider than shoulders, defined waist, proportionately slim arms/shoulders. Triangle: Wider on top of the body, wide back, narrow hips and subtle waist. Apple: Voluptuous, full bust, a tummy and roundbum/hips.