Blogiversary Day: Looking Back at Five Years of Shorty Stories!

ShareYes, we’re five years old today!  You can find our very first post here.  Many of our earliest posts were image-free, since the site was more of a rant about petite issues blog than one that was style-related.  I wish I can get a screen capture of what the blog looked like when it first […]

Another Call for Petite Designers!

ShareIf you are a fashion designer who specializes in that fit women 5’4″ or shorter, Shorty Stories wants to profile you! Please send us an email with a link to your website as well as a short introduction and we’ll be in touch with you! Thanks! C

August Poll Results

Share Last month, we asked you: Do you wear capris? The results were: 24% said: Yes, why not? 37% said: Yes, but only in some lengths 18% said: No, capris are a faux pas for us petites. They make our legs look short! 18% said: No, but not because they’re a faux pas. It’s because […]

June Survey Results!

Share The results from last month’s poll, which asked: Do you have plans to attend Petite Fashionista Presents? are now in: 12% of you said: Yes, of course! I’ll be there at 2 pm sharp! 65% said: I’d come if it wasn’t so far away. 8% said: No plans at all 15% said: What’s Petite […]

Petite Fashionista Presents Wrap-Up

SharePetite Fashionista Presents, hosted by Christa Jean of Petite Fashionista, occurred on June 22, 2008. From the fashion show, to the vendors, to the speakers and the celebrity auction, everyone had a great time. The first hour was mostly shopping, and I bought a Fernanda Carneiro dress fairly quickly. This same dress was featured in […]

Thank you, Christa!

Share Petite Fashionista Presents was such an amazing event! We all had a blast!!!

Petite Fashionista Presents Picutres!

SharePetite Fashionista Presents was held this afternoon (June 22, 2008) at the Proof Bar and Sky Lounge at the Intercontinental Hotel, Yorkville. Here are a few pictures that were taken today. Look for a full write-up and more pictures in Tuesday’s issue! TLE Designs display. Includes headbands, belts and dresses. 5ft2in capris (from fashion show) […]

Petite Fashionista Presents is TODAY!!!!

ShareReminder of location: Proof Bar and Sky Lounge, Intercontinental Hotel, Yorkville (220 Bloor St. W) When: 2 pm to 5 pm There’ll be shopping, free manicures, pants hemming, and a CELEBRITY CLOTHING AUCTION featuring items donated by HAYDEN PANETIERRE and KESHIA CHANTE! Tickets are available at the door for $25! HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!!!! […]

Petite Fashionista Presents Interviews: Juliana Corona-Mclean and Benedicto

ShareAfter studying fashion design at the International Academy of Design, Juliana Corona-Mclean spent some time working as a manager in an alterations shop. However, she wanted to venture out, to try new things. Eventually, she began to make her own clothes. This later expanded to what is now Benedicto. Named after her grandfather, Juliana felt […]

Petite Fashionista Presents Interview: Catherine Bui and Lovelina

ShareInspired by vintage looks, Catherine Bui launched Megumi Moon in 2006. The name was later changed to Lovelina, a made-up derivative of the word “lovely,” as lovely is how a woman should feel when she wear’s Catherine’s clothes. Not only does Lovelina have a vintage look, but Catherine tends to use vintage fabrics or elements. […]