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!