The waistline is significant on the appearance of the silhouette. Garments that change the presentation of a waistline typically fall on or near the wearer's natural waist. Men and women's clothing follow different guidelines for where the waistline will fall - men's garments fall near the natural waistline while women's garments vary in placement.
Waist Styles - referring to the height of the garment on the waist.
Skirts add to a silhouette. Below are different styles of skirts pertaining specifically to women's waistline and silhouette: