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Flattering Pieces For The Petites

Petites are those who are generally below 160cm in height and have a small frame. There are times you ladies might have difficulties in finding the right garment. But that does not stop you from making a statement with what you can wear.


Goal: Everything is about ‘fit’ and ‘flatter’ for you.




Do: Go for straight-leg jeans and knee length skirts.


Shop our pick here:

ASOS Petite Florence Authentic Straight Leg Jeans in Cambridge Light Mid Wash


Thavia Caia Ruffles Skirt In Thin Blue Stripes


Don’t: Super wide legged pants are a big no-no for you. Opt for slightly flare ones which fall just right at your ankle.

Photo: Allie NYC


Do: Asymmetrical Tops will make your legs look long at the shortest point.

Shop our pick now:

FashionValet Schmiley Mo Aggie Asymmetrical Top In Pink


FashionValet Aere Adria Asymmetrical Top In Green


Don’t: Sorry to break it to you this way - tunic tops are just not meant for you. It will just create more emphasis on your height.

Photo: Apparel Love



Do: Another trick for good long looking legs? Go for nude colours or pointed toe flats.

Shop our pick here:

ZALORA Something Borrowed Ankle Strap Metallic Heels


ASOS Faith Wide Fit Aaliyah Pointed Flat Shoes - Gold


Don’t: Midcalf boots will just make you look even smaller. Go for ankle boots instead.

 Photo: Love It So Much




Do’s: Micro or mini bags will not be too overwhelming for your petite figure.

Shop our pick here:

ZALORA River Island 3D Flower Cross Body Chain Bag




Don’t: Oversized bags makes you hide your figure. Outshine these bags and be confident!

Photo: Patkas Berlin



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