1. Dress, $74.95, from H&M
Channel your inner Parisian woman with this kimono-esque dress! With its subtle florals and the roomy cut, you’ll still look like a beauty despite all the CNY feasting. To complete the look, pair this dress with a pair of statement earrings.
2. Dress, $49.90, from Mango
If there’s one thing you can count on, that would be A-line dresses. A-line dresses are designed to conceal your curves, making you look thinner. Pair this dress with strappy sandals for a relaxed look.
3. Dress, $59.90, from Mango
Another fab dress that’s a guaranteed style-win! The side-tie waistband tightens around the waist and gives the dress an interesting asymmetrical look, making your waist and stomach appear slimmer. To add more character to this outfit, accessorise it with a selection of colourful bangles.
4. Dress, $29.90, from Zara
Mark our words, pink isn’t going anywhere this season, which is great because this frock employs a pretty shade of dusty rose to great effect. The wider tie-waist bow helps to draw attention away from your belly, while the flared cut provides you with a great way to conceal any steamboat-induced bumps. Wear this dress with a pair of mules for that elegant chic vibe.
5. Dress, $69, from Pomelo
A lot of people think that the key to hiding their bellies is to wear loose tops or dresses. Well, guess what? Not all of it is true (not always, anyway). In fact, wearing fitted tops with a high-waisted flared bottom can hide your paunch. Case in point: this fit and flare dress from Pomelo. The fitted bodice ensures that you look sleek and put together, while the flared skirt makes for a great way to cover up your tummy.
6. Dress, $44, from Pomelo
With its babydoll shape, your curves will be hidden underneath all that puff. The high-waisted cut will also give the illusion of longer legs, while the flared sleeves flatter most figures, making this dress worth every cent!
7. Dress, $49, from The Editor's Market
Still not over the CNY experience? Continue to express your CNY festive vibes at the office with this dress! Plus, with its ruffled silhouette, this midi dress will keep that tummy in check, while providing you with some swish for the office.
8. Dress, $54.95, from H&M
Chic and functional, this dress is the ultimate work dress. The airy pintucked material gives it a look of elegance and luxe, while the bell sleeves balance out comfort with a sense of dressiness. Plus, the A-line shape of the dress makes for a great way to hide your food bump. Accessorise this outfit with a statement necklace and a pair of mules to keep it classy.
9. Dress, $35.90, from Zara
If you want to nail the whole “I’m not trying too hard but I still look super fab” look, then you’ll need this shirt dress. With its loose knotted top, you don’t have to worry about your tummy showing at all. Moreover, the horn buttons add a bit of fun to this smart and chic outfit.
10. Dress, $44.95, from H&M
Want a dress that you can wear both in and out of the office? This dress will do just that! With a wide tie belt around the waist, you can rest assured that your belly will be compressed and tucked in nicely underneath the dress.
To make this dress work for either occasions, wear it as a tunic over skinny jeans for Casual Fridays at work, or with strappy sandals for Sunday brunch.
11. Dress, $68.90, from Megane at Zalora
Another fast trick to have when you want to hide a food bump? Look for tiered dresses. The wider cut of this dress helps to hide your belly, while the embroidery and prim collar helps to keep you looking smart. Complete with a structured handbag for a great go-to-work outfit.
12. Dress, $69.90, from Halo at Zalora
Finally, the easiest and quickest way to hide your belly is to throw on a dress with a busy print. Thanks to the artsy black-and-white pattern on this dress, it automatically hides your pineapple tarts-induced tummy.