Design & Style

Basque Waist Overview: 3 Benefits of a Basque Waist Silhouette

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: May 5, 2022 • 2 min read

A basque waist highlights the curve of your natural waist, giving different body types a sleek silhouette. The basque waistline is a popular cut for bridal gowns, lingerie, and couture dresses.