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Pops of floral colour II: Forgiving ruffles

Christmas is upon us again. While I prepare myself to have to constantly remind myself of the real reason for the season, I'm reminded that I may also have to start digging out my more forgiving tops. The abundance of food is one of my favourite things about this time of the year! There's nothing… Continue reading Pops of floral colour II: Forgiving ruffles

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5 Places to find petite jeans

1. Topshop My new favourite! I sort of resisted trying Topshop jeans for almost three years after a friend told me about them because I just didn't believe that they could possibly fit me as well as they do. Boy, do I feel silly for that! The two pairs I now have two of very… Continue reading 5 Places to find petite jeans

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My top 5 brands for petite maxis in the UK

As far as fashion has come, maxi dresses and maxi skirts continue to be a struggle for us petite ladies. Here are my five favourite places to find maxi dresses and skirts that won't trip me up: Dorothy Perkins: They have a dedicated petite maxi section although from what I've seen, it's (not surprisingly) limited… Continue reading My top 5 brands for petite maxis in the UK

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The Petite Section

If you don't know that a certain store caters for the shorter woman, finding that petite section in a store always feels like finding a tenner in a coat you haven't worn in a year. It's a pity though when the treasure you've found turns out to be useless to you. If you're a slightly… Continue reading The Petite Section

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Interaction

At this early stage, I know that this site has had only a few visitors. I have not started to promote it yet but as the viewership and following gains traction, I really want it all to be about interaction. I'd love for people to share information on little known petite lines that they have… Continue reading Interaction

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More Playsuit Fun

This versatile playsuit works for daytime and evening wear. It's my favourite summer purchase so far because it's just so comfortable and pretty at the same time. The mesh band insert in the middle gives it added shape and seems to cinch in your waist. There are gathers on the sleeve along the shoulder seam… Continue reading More Playsuit Fun

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5 things everybody ought to know about petite women

1. We don’t always realize how short we are. 2. We think most taller women wish they were as short as we are. 3. Short does not always equal skinny. 4. ‘Cute’ and ‘adorable’ are not the greatest of compliments for adultwomen…because we’re WOMEN. Not little girls. 5. Our personalities usually make up for anything… Continue reading 5 things everybody ought to know about petite women