Petite Fashion Challenge 15: Pinterest Faves

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SharePetite Fashion Challenge #15, courtesy of  Long Live Classy, asked readers to recreate an outfit from Pinterest a closely as possible.  I have to admit that this was a hard one.  First I had to find a pin that I liked AND it had to work with what I had in my closet!  And because [...]

Beauty of a Woman or How I Came To Accept My Petiteness

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ShareI’m shorter than my mother.  This is a rarity, especially for first generation Canadians with immigrant parents.  You’re pretty much expected to be taller than your mom.  When I was a little girl, I expected to be around 5’6″ or 5’7″ – one to two inches TALLER than mom.  Never happened.  I reached my current [...]

Toronto Petite Bloggers’ Get-Together: Winterlicious 2012 Edition

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ShareElaine (Toronto Beauty Reviews), Loretta (Petite in the City), Jessy (The Little Dust Princess) and I (Shorty Stories and DelectablyChic!) got together last night for Winterlicious, the winter edition of the twice-yearly “Licious” event here in Toronto.  This was a long over-due get-together as we had originally planned something before the holidays.  In fact, other [...]

The t+j Designs Style Challenge!

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ShareHosted by I am Stylish/T + J Designs and judged by blogs Alterations Needed, Extra Petite and I am Khatu, participants were asked to “take a piece of jewelry, maybe a statement piece that you don’t wear often but would like to or just your favorite stand out piece and put an outfit together.” If [...]

Allison Izu’s New Collection Available 11/21!

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ShareAfter a season’s break, new pieces from Allison Izu‘s petite-focused denim line will launch at her online store on November 21.  The new collection consists of six pieces, including skinnies, boot cut jeans as well as a pair of 1980s-inspired ripped jeans and sell between $138-142 US.  Shipping is free for all US orders over [...]

A Get-Together of Petite Bloggers

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ShareI know that Extra Petite and The Little Dust Princess have already posted this picture, but a few weeks ago, I got a Tweet that Jean from Extra Petite was in town on business.  I quickly wrote back to see if she could meet us Toronto petite bloggers for coffee.  This was smack dab in [...]

Toronto Petite Bloggers Get Together for Summerlicious

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ShareTopShop Giveaway Extended until July 17!!  Enter TODAY! Elaine (Toronto Beauty Reviews), Jess (The Little Dust Princess), Lor (Petite and the City) and I got together for Summerlicious, an annual summer restaurant festival with set menus at lowered prices (the city also holds Winterlicious in February).  We had an amazing dinner at The Host Fine [...]

March Poll Results – Bloggers Rule,!

Share  It seems that most of you – at 60% prefer getting fashion advice from other bloggers (especially petite ones) rather than magazines.  In fact, none of you said that you had a preference of traditional publications - probably because for those of us who are petite, magazines often give poor advice.  However, there were [...]

More Pictures from the TDot Petite Bloggers Get-Together!

ShareAs I said earlier, it was an absolutely amazing time!  Here are some more pictures of our (Petite) Girls’ Night Out! Another group shot, taken after dinner: L-R: Jessy, Cat, Me, Lor and Elaine (special thanks to Jessy for emailing this pic to me) Delicious shared appetizer of mini feta and spinach pita puffs My dinner:  [...]

Toronto Blogger Get-Together – Group Shot

Share L-R: Jessy, Lor, Elaine, Me, Cat  Us Toronto gals finally met at a delicious dinner at Peridot Saturday evening.  More pictures coming soon!