When you are shorter you feel conscious  all the time about your looks. You try out all options to look tall. And most of the dress won’t fit you. It will be extremely big or loose.

Here are few tips to follow for petite body type to look perfect and make you feel confident.



Choose smaller motifs in your printed dress which should not overpower your frame. Big prints can make your structure look smaller.


When shopping for tops and dresses make sure that your armhole doesn’t expose any of your bra.

Shoulder placement

Make sure the top of your sleeves sit on the body tops of your shoulders, rather than drooping down the arm.



V Neck and scoop necks make you look taller



If tops and dresses taper in or have seams on the waistline, make sure it lines up with your actual waist.

Skirt hem


Petite women look best with above the knee hemlines.

Pant inseam


Its key to stick with points that come with an inseam length as close to your correct inseam as possible for optimal fit.


Avoid anything too boxy or with loads of excess fabric, unless you can add shape with a belt around you waist.