10 tricks for petite girls look taller

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10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Chinch your waist

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Neutral shoes

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Hight waist bottoms

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Combine the colors

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Dont'layer

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Long coat

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Horizontal stripes

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

V neck

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Go long

10 tricks for petite girls look taller

Go short

Wanna know the tricks on how to dress if you are a petite girl?

See below how to look taller using the clothes you’ve got in your closet.

1. Chinch your waist

By doing this it will give the illusion that your legs appear longer, giving you more height.

2. Wear neutral shoes

The neutral shoe will blend with your skin giving the illusion of longer legs. If you chose a heavy dark shoe, it will “cut” your legs making you appear shorter.

3. Opt for high-waisted bottoms

Will give the impression of longer lower body.

4. Combine the colors

You can match the colors of your trousers with your shoes, giving it the impression that everything is the same, making you appear taller.

5. Don’t layer

Never layer you clothes, it will only drown your small shape under a pile of clothing. If you want to wear a oversize look, chose a jacket and make sure you’re wearing a slim fit clothing underneath.

6. Buy a long coat

Wearing a long coat with a streamlined silhouette will make you appear taller.

7. Wear heels

This is a obvious trick, but if you’re not a fan of high heels, you can wear a shorter one and still appear taller.

8. Straight up stripes

An old trick, vertical stripes will create long lines making you look taller. But be careful on you choices for not walk around looking like a barcode!

9. Wear V necks

Tops with V necklines give the illusion of a longer and leaner torso.

10. Go short or go long

If you’re a petite you should go either super-short or super-long. Mini-skirts give the impression of longer legs because is showing more skin. A well cut maxi-skirt will create a long vertical line giving the illusion of looking taller.

Tip: if you’re wearing a maxi skirt make sure to keep your top fitted, and that the skirt’s hemline is as long as you can go without tripping.

Let us know your tricks to appear taller on the comments bellow! And make sure to see the gallery for inspiration for petite girls!

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