How to Look Taller: Style Tips Every Petite Woman Should Know #1 — Maxi Dress
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Style Tips Every Petite Woman Should Know for Maxi Dress and Skirt
6 Maxi Dress and Skirt Style Tips for Petite and Short Women
- VERY IMPORTANT! Choose one that you will not trip on it
- Try a maxi dress/skirt that exposes your toe to visually adds length (e.g. a high-low maxi)
Make sure armholes is big enough to move your arms comfortably without exposing your bra band
- Pair with shoes close to you skin tone. Nude color shoes can visually lengthen your legs
- Wear shoes that expose your feet
Balance a design that flares or has a lot of volume at the bottom with a fitted top
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Posted on 21 July 2017