You’ve got your tailor on speed dial, occasionally shop the kids’ section at Zara, and most tops look like dresses on you. Sound familiar? This one’s for you. Today, we’re rounding up 11 beloved brands that accommodate their petite shoppers with shorter hems, smaller inseams, or size XXS. Check out the brands that have your back.
This denim brand makes a range of their popular styles with a shorter-than-normal inseam, helping you to achieve every petite woman’s Holy Grail: perfectly fitting jeans.
7 For All Mankind High Waist Ankle Skinny ($189) in Bastille Grey
Ann Taylor’s petite section offers a huge variety of their classic and feminine pieces, fit for a smaller torso and shorter height.
Ann Taylor Petite Geo Faux Leather Collar Shirtdress ($139) in Vanilla Crème
One of our favourites from DKNY’s petite selection? This high-low button-down shirt.
DKNY Long Sleeve Button Thru Shirt ($255) in White
ASOS not only has its own line of petite exclusives, but also carries a range of petite-friendly brands on the site, like New Look, the label behind this cute cropped top.
New Look Petite Baseball Trim Tee ($29) in Black
Banana Republic’s petite section has everything from polished work separates to party-ready dresses, as well as stylish pieces from its exclusive Roland Mouret Collection.
Banana Republic Asymmetrical Zip Mini ($80) in Black
If you’re petite and have bohemian-inspired sensibilities, look no further than Anthropologie’s petite section, which carries pretty dresses and casual blouses in tailored-for-you sizes.
Byron Lars Carissima Sheath ($258) in Navy
For the 5’3”-and-under crowd, J Brand offers shorter inseams and higher turns at the knee in four of their most versatile jean styles.
J Brand Luxe Sateen Petite Rail Jeans ($185) in Black
J.Crew caters to petite women who are 5’0” to 5’4” by shortening the sleeves, torso, and inseams of its silk button-downs, dresses, and more. As a bonus, the brand carries a range of other special sizes—including size 5 and 12 shoes, tall, and sizes 16-20.
J. Crew Petite Silk Sleeveless Dress ($128) in Antique Pewter
Several stylish Theory pieces come in size petite, 00, or XXS including this sleeveless plaid dress ideal for fall.
Theory Adraya Dress in Rhythm ($345) in Black & White
Peruse Topshop’s vast petite section for everything from understated basics, like simple t-shirts and blazers, to on-trend pieces, such as playful printed tops and cutout dresses.
Kiwi Stripe Suntop Topshop Petite ($52) in Pink
Lucky for you, favourites from all of Aritzia’s brands come in size XXS, 00, or 23!
Wilfred Free Valletta Overalls ($145) in Black