If you're petite and curvy, you may find clothes shopping a bit frustrating. Fortunately, you can use a few tips to find good-fitting and flattering clothes. The best outfits will highlight your curves without making you feel top- or bottom-heavy. You can also use visual tricks to elongate your body, such as wearing vertical stripes. Although it may be tempting to hide your curves, look for form-fitting clothes to highlight them and show off your body. Instead of dresses, wear a nice skirt and shirt, which will probably look better on you. Stick to clothes in the same color for a streamlined look.
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Skip navigation! Story from Shopping. They say good things come in small packages — and you are no exception. But, while being petite and plus-size can be awesome, it can also be a big pain when you need to find something flattering and fashion-forward to fit your frame. We get it. There's nothing fun about needing to tailor every item you buy; whether your sewing skills are on point or you've got a seamstress on retainer, you could still be spending more money and time on purchases than the "average"-height woman may. So, we scoured the web to find the best places to shop for your petite-and-plus frame. Read on for the full deets, and let us know in the comments if you think we've missed any. We'll have an article specifically for statuesque stunners next week. Going On Vacation?