If you’re petite, you know all too well that shopping can be somewhat of a struggle. While some brands do cater for those under 5’4″, petite women are still a largely underrepresented group within the retail realm. Trouser hems are ridiculously long—so much so that they often leave me looking like I’m setting off for my first day of clown college (while the waistline tends to slip down to my hips). It’s frustrating, to say the least. Which is why I’ve turned to the A-list to help me with my petite plight.
So many short celebrities have excellent fashion sense (think Sienna Miller, Zoë Kravitz and the ever-stylish Olsen twins), so I’ve deciphered their go-to looks to create the ultimate petite capsule, the fruits of which you’ll find below. The goal isn’t to change the way you look; instead, it’s about making your physique more in-proportion. Once you crack how to do that, you can wear anything you please. From the dress Sienna swears by to the shoes Ashley rarely leaves the house without, keep scrolling to see the few key pieces short celebrities rely on.