A short wrapped or front draped cardigan works well when worn open with a dark color flared top and light colored slim pants.
Best to wear a cardigan that is lightweight and falls past your hip bone. If petite, it should fall at the hip bone. Good to wear a light color cardigan over a dark garment and vice versa. An a-line top will work well but keep the length above the hips. A deep scoop or v-neckline works best.
When a voluminous skirt is paired with a front knotted cardigan it creates a nice balance. Make sure the knot is a little higher than your normal waistline. Play with skirt length.
A long lightweight cardigan can be worn over a dress with a draped top and straight skirt which will balance your body shape. Play with the length of the skirt. A long necklace will be helpful to bring attention to your face.
A loosely wrapped cardigan works well. Pair with a simple top and flared or straight pants. For petite figures, wear straight or slim pants.
A long, lightweight cardigan over a wrapped or draped top will hide your tummy. Match with straight or slightly flared pants. If petite, slim or straight pants work well.
Straight jeans could emphasize your upper body and make you look boxy. Instead, pair them with a long draped jacket and blouse that defines your waist.
A long vest worn over a light weight v-neck shirt will elongate your body. Simple straight pants complete the look.