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 […]

Hot Pink Pumps From the Odd Slipper!

ShareWhen I found out about Sindy Sagastume’s  The Odd Slipper, a company that specializes in shoes for small feet (starts at size 3, ladies!), I knew I wanted to try it out. Being a size 4 1/2 or size 5, I have a hard time finding shoes at regular stores.  In fact, it’s become a […]

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, […]

Video Interview with the 16th Bar blogger/Designer

ShareDon’t forget to enter our TopShop scarf giveaway!!! Recently, I sent petite blogger/designer, Frankie from the 16th Bar a list of questions to answer. Rather than sending me answers via email, she decided to respond via video! It’s a little bit long, but check it out below! (I think many stylists and fashion industry people […]

Petites at LG Fashion Week – Day 2 and Day 3

Share Meg Teresa (l) and Lisa (r) Sarah Rosalyn 

Petite Fashion Challenge #5: Brighten Up Your Work Wardrobe!

ShareFor the first Petite Fashion Challenge of 2011, I asked fellow petite bloggers and petite blog readers to put together a work-appropriate outfit that has no more than one dark piece, save for shoes, accessories and hosiery.  I actually had trouble deciding which outfit to use, so I’m going to post both: Outfit #1:  Camisole: Smartset, XS […]

Petite Fashion Challenge REMINDER!

Share Just a reminder that Petite Fashion Challenge #5 goes live on TUESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2011 at 8 PM Eastern Time (5 PM Pacific). If you have not already signed up, be sure to right here. If you don’t have a blog, please email me (shortystoriesblog(at)gmail(dot)com) your pictures NO LATER THAN MONDAY, JANUARY 24 AT 8 […]

Petite Fashion Challenge Sign-up Reminder

ShareLadies:  Don’t forget that Petite Fashion Challenge #5 is coming up in just over a week!  If you haven’t signed up already, you can do so here.  The challenge is: Create a sophisticated work appropriate look that has no more than one dark piece (it can be a skirt, pants, a blazer, sweater etc…) […]

PFC #5 Reminder!!!

Share   Don’t forget to sign up for the January Petite Fashion Challenge!  More details found in this post.

Announcing The Petite Fashion Challenge #5: Brighten Up Your Winter Blahs!

Share  After participating in I’m very excited to host the first Petite Fashion Challenge (PFC) of 2011!  If you aren’t familiar with PFCs, check out the past four: PFC #1PFC #2PFC #3PFC #4 It’s winter in the northern hemisphere, and many of us leave the house for work when it’s still pretty dark out and […]