Petite Fashion Challenge 18: Date Night

ShareThis month’s Petite Fashion Challenge hosted by Easy Petite Looks asks us to: IMPRESS OUR DATES (i.e. put an outfit together for “date night” with the significant other or a girls’ night out). The outfit below, purchased at White House Black Market at a recent trip to Rochester (my first time at the store!), this […]

Petite Fashion Challenge 15: Pinterest Faves

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 […]

Petite Fashion Challenge #14: Holiday Emergency

SharePetite Fashion Challenge #14 is: Holiday Emergency – Style your travel outfit into a special evening look using whatever you carry in your purse and anything else immediately at hand, hosted by Couture Coco. If I check in luggage, I either pack a carry-on with two changes of clothing plus emergency underwear and cosmetics, just […]

Petite Fashion Challenge #13: Stylish for Under $100

ShareThis month’s Petite Fashion Challenge, hosted by Really Petite, is: Stylish for under $100: Put together a professional outfit (excluding shoes and accessories) for under $100.  I had some trouble figuring out what to wear for this month’s challenge – I had originally planned to use a dress I bought back in November or December, […]

From DelectablyChic!: Petite Fashion Challenge: From Glam to Casual!

Share I’m going to do something different this session. Rather than at Shorty Stories, my Petite Fashion Challenge is posted at DelectablyChic!, which focuses on style, dining and travel. So, for those of you who are not regular Shorty Stories readers, the Petite Fashion Challenge, which launched in 2010, asks petite bloggers (and some non-bloggers, […]

Petite Fashion Challenge 11: A Comfy Chic Vacation Outfit

ShareThis month’s Petite Fashion Challenge, hosted by Ski Petite asks that we create a vacation outfit that would work for both sightseeing and dinner/drinks at a nice restaurant (ok, the real challenge asks that the outfit be varied enough so that the outfit would look different later in the day.  I’m NOT much of an […]

PFC 10: Summer to Fall, TIFF Media Style

ShareSeptember is a weird time.  For most of the month, it’s still technically summer, but for a lot of people, it’s “fall” – fall, after all, begins with the end of Labour Day/beginning of the school year.  For many of us here in Toronto, September also marks the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the event […]

Petite Fashion Challenge #9: Dressing for a Heat Wave

ShareThis is my first Petite Fashion Challenge posting on WordPress (yay!).  This month’s challenge, hosted by Elle of Fast Food & Fast Fashion, is called “Heat Wave Appropriate” – creating an outfit that would work both outside in the heat and inside to deal with the blasting AC .  This is a very timely PFC, […]

Petite Fashion Challenge #8: Spinning a Favourite

ShareI’ve had the BCBG dress for nearly 7 years and has been a staple (along with my Banana Republic wrap dress) every summer.  Normally, I’d wear it like the picture below (please excuse the weird light…) Dress: BCBG, XSP (circa Spring/Summer 2004) Shoes: Stuart Weitzman, size 5 For the challenge this month, I decided to […]

Petite Fashion Challenge 7: The Little Black Dress

ShareThis month’s Petite Fashion Challenge, hosted by Jessy from The Little Dust Princess, required us to add a pop of colour to our little black dress.  For my first look, I decided give it a twist!  Rather than wear a standard, little black dress, I created a two piece “dress” from a black top and […]