9 Fall Trends Short Girls Should Embrace

Fall can be a tricky season for shorter ladies—heavy layers and coats can easily swallow up your frame—but don’t think you got the short end of the stick. There are plenty of seasonal trends that not only look great on petite women, but subtly lengthen your figure for flattering results. Keep reading for proof! 

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Shift Dress

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Vanessa Jackman 

A ‘60s-inspired shift is the perfect way to flatter your legs this fall.

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Deep-V Knits

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Look de Pernille

Why a plunging neckline? The deep-V neckline elongates the upper half of your body, allowing you to wear loose, laid-back trousers or a skirt without looking too bulky.

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Pointed-Toe Flats

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Style Devil

Want your legs to look impossibly long without wearing heels? Invest in a pair of elegant, pointed-toe flats.

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Mini Bags

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A Love Is Blind

Opt for a mini bag this season. The micro-sized purse won’t overwhelm your petite frame.

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Ultra-High-Waisted Pieces

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A Love Is Blind

Whether it’s a slim high-waisted pencil skirt or a pair of amazing high-rise jeans, the extra-elongated waist will give you an enviably lean silhouette.  

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A-Line Miniskirts

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Collage Vintage

The playful hemline and nipped-in waist of an A-line miniskirt leaves your gams looking longer than ever. Elevate your look even more by adding a pair of pointed-toe pumps.

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Statement Heels

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A Love Is Blind

This one’s a no-brainer, but sometimes, your best bet is a towering pair of heels that instantly lengthens your legs.

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Thanks to this thigh-revealing number, you can experiment with longer hemlines without cutting off your legs.

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Clean-Lined Outerwear

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Athens Street Style

Pick a fall coat with sleek structure in a neutral color palette. The sharp, monochrome piece will streamline any outfit for a lean, luxe look.

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Forever 21 Oversized Classic Blazer ($48) in Camel

What’s your biggest wardrobe challenge for fall? We want to know in the comments below!