Shopping has turned into an absolute chore because of vanity sizing. Does anyone else have any good leads on this? I like the j. So glad you did a post for us petite women!
Not only do they make you look slimmer, they will mix and match with other items in your wardrobe and last you years.
Select clothes with vertical lines. Wear V-shape or U-shaped necklines in tops, dresses and shirts to elongate your figure. Keep belts slim and match them to your outfit. Wide or contrasting coloured belts will cut your figure in half and break up the vertical illusion of height.
Keep handbags small so they are in proportion to your body frame. Oversized bags may be the trend but they will swamp shorter women and will look unflattering. The best way to find out if you require petite clothing is to check if you have the typical petite body measurements:.
If you measure up for at least two out of the four points above, you most definitely have a petite body frame and would need petite clothing.
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How about just another pretty orange gem? Orange is pretty much the univeral American color for October. They have a wide variety of options, so you could probably find something that suits your style. You are so lucky. I am smart, bubbley, and have a good job, and that is what men like.
Have you tried different brands? Otherwise, I wonder if you could get a tailor to move the hooks on your bras over to make the band smaller. Or I am getting shorter. The last few Talbots blazers I bought in regular sizes has a couple that the sleeves were too long. So maybe I have become petite.
I envy true petites. But I get to find out what shortening suit jacket sleeves is like. I would not trust most bra sizing charts that tell you to add a lot of inches.
In my experience it usually just gives you a badly-fitting bra that rides up in the back. Pendleton is my favorite. Brooks Brothers is my go-to. They also do petites sizing. The quality is excellent and cuts are flattering. Amazon often has discounts if people are looking. A Pendleton Outlet just opened up near me. But the suits look cheap and it seems like the cuts would be better suited on my mom… or someone wearing cowboy boots.
I was really disappointed. I like the j. And I cannot find a dress that fits me at jcrew. I also like work clothes from a small Canadian brand called Judith and Charles, which is really expensive but their dresses fit me off the rack which is unusual.
Also looking for a general infant care book, along the lines of Baby but perhaps a little less cutesy and informal than Baby …. The american academy of pediatrics book is really comprehensive and not scary. We got several books on our own and from friends, and that was the one I found myself reaching for all the time and pretty much wearing out. This is where I rant about how petites get store sections dedicated to them meanwhile I have to pay for shipping from Ann Taylor or JCrew to get my tall suits.
On the other hand, though you can find them many petite pants are cut horribly. Apparently at some point a vicious rumor got spread that all petite women have saddlebags and from then on petite pants were designed to flare out at the hips. Apparently, EVERY petite woman is a pear shape with a tiny waist and wider hips because that is how the pants are all cut. I have to just buy regular and hem. I learned how to do it properly myself because it was going to happen so often. E I hear you. Also, AT made a business decision not to carry their smaller sizes in store e.
Couple that with vanity sizing, and us extra-petites get the short end of the stick. Theory dresses fit me perfectly in 0. If you ever go to Asia, check out G for inexpensive and pretty good quality professional clothing. So now is the next round-up for tall ladies? Yes — please do a thread on tall clothing.
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