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Petite Weekend Guide: 11/19/10

…las? J.Crew is coming to Canada! Advice on over-the-knee boots? Help a new petite designer do petite size market research by leaving your measurements. Read: Stylepint turned me on to what is probably the best menswear inspired outfit I’ve seen in a while. Diary of a Shopper shows some boots she had narrowed by a cobbler. A group of bloggers are participating in the 30 for 30 challenge. Some petite ladies are joining in on the fun! Disclosure – Cl…

Petite Weekend Guide – 1/21/11

…one 50% off, and free shipping on $150+. **NEW** 30% off your full-priced petites purchase with code PETITE or print this coupon to use in store. (Thanks Tara for the tip!) Banana Republic – 30% off your entire order with code BRWINTER30. **NEW** Ebates also has 15% cash back for BR right now! Sign up through my referral link and we both earn $5 when you make your first purchase. (Thanks to Sydney for the tip!) LOFT – Extra 50% off sale! And free…

Petite Weekend Guide: 6/11/10

…ring Dress (Stylepint) Petite Lookbook: DIY Inspired Nautical Dress (Extra Petite) TLBC & How to Find Your Proper Bra Size (Petite XXS) Adorable Design Excludes Adorable Shorties (An Interesting Story) Enter: Last weekend to enter to win a Sascha strapless bra from The Little Bra Company (Extra Petite) —— If you love Alterations Needed, please support this blog. Not only does it give me a boost to keep blogging, but it also helps me get companies…

Petite Body Types

…en I first found her site. Imogen even came out with an ebook dedicated to petites last year. The ebook features 77 pages of advice directed towards petite women. I had the pleasure of reading through Imogen’s ebook, and while I found myself a little confused on body type (I fit into various descriptions of X, I and H body shapes!), I enjoyed the in-depth explanations of body proportions, and body types. One of my favorite tips she gives in the eb…

Spotted: Size Petite XXS at Banana Republic Factory Stores

…stores are not carrying this size. Their petite sizing only goes down to a petite XS, with petite XXS only available online. I didn’t try any pants while I was there, because I haven’t had luck with BR pants in over a year. But I did pick up a couple of tops, and tried on a white dress shirt that I almost bought, but decided to pass on last minute. The tops are a perfect fit, right off the rack. I was happy to find something in a print, because mo…

J.Crew Petite 9″ High Rise Toothpick Jean Review

…gorgeous distressed charcoal wash, I gave them a try. I ordered the J.Crew Petite 9″ High-Rise Toothpick Jean in Charcoal Wash, size 23 petite, and my measurements can be found here for reference. Full-Length: With An Ankle-Cuff: Expecting a skinny jean, I found these to fit like more of a straight leg, which wasn’t quite what I was looking for. Aside from that, this is a really great pair of jeans… The Petite Fit – this is the best part of these…

Perfect Petite Trench Coat – Fit Review Friday

…you can find my measurements for comparison here. On to the review… J.Crew Petite Icon Trench Coast // Size Petite 000 If I didn’t already have a trench in a similar color, I would have kept this trench coat in a heartbeat! This thing just FITS, and feels nice to wear with it’s thick, heavy cotton construction. I’m always a big fan of classic, traditional details because then an item will live on in your wardrobe as a “classic” vs. become dated or…

Fit Review Friday – Mango Drapey Trench vs. Banana Republic Petite

…nd insurance charges…a pretty hefty charge to try something on that, given my history, probably won’t fit. The approximate measurements of size xxs are as follows: Shoulder: 15″ Torso Width: 20″ Sleeve Length: 24″ Length: 35″ Here’s how it compares to the Banana Republic petite version: Review of Banana Republic Drapey Trench // Size petite xxs I know it’s not a perfect comparison, but I hope you can visually see there is just less fabric all arou…

Petite Weekend Guide – 2/18/11

…Day sale. It’s during these long three day weekend sales I usually pick up Theory blazers at great prices. Community: Latest info on the next Petite Fashion Challenge. Wrap dresses and fashion tape. Updated – petite wedding dresses. Really great tips for helping rings fit small fingers. Disclosure – Clicking or purchasing through the links in this post may yield commissions for AlterationsNeeded.com. See the Alterations Needed Disclosure for more…

Petite Fashion Challenge #8 – Spinning the Favorite

Theory blazer | Theory knit vest | H&M t-shirt | LOFT pants | Christian Louboutin pumps | LOFT flower pin | Ann Taylor belt This month’s Petite Fashion Challenge is hosted by Gracie of Radiator Sessions. The challenge this month was: …Take a “go-to” outfit, put a spin on it by styling it in a different way but still keeping a couple of essential components. I have an addiction…to denim! Publishing my week in outfits for all-to-see has really mad…

Small Petite Suiting: Below Zero Petites

…com I have not tried Below Zero Petites personally, but I’m still very excited about the concept and hope to try them soon. It’s important to support companies and designers that are catering to petites, especially us tiny petites! I will be checking back to see what else this clothing line will have to offer in the future! Has anyone tried BZ Petites yet?…

Petite Fashion Challenge #11 – An Outfit Made for Sightseeing

…r) :: Coach shoes, size 5 :: Helen Kaminski Handbag (similar) This month’s Petite Fashion Challenge, hosted over at Ski Petite, is: Put together an outfit made for sightseeing. It should be one that will be comfortable for walking around in and can last you from the early morning until dinner and drinks in the evening. Plus, you’re on vacation, so you’d better make sure you look good in photos, which you’ll have for years to come. And…a sightseein…