Hi.

I'm Kristin! A short & curvy girl seeking clothes that fit. Originally from the South, I'm now taking on NYC! My blog is dedicated to providing style and fit guides for petite-pear shaped women.

MEET CHRISTIE: THE PETITE HOURGLASS

MEET CHRISTIE: THE PETITE HOURGLASS

Name: Christie

Body Type: Hourglass

 What is the hourglass body type? 

  • Hips & shoulders are about the same width
  • Waistline is a lot smaller than your shoulders & hips
  • You have round, sloping shoulders
  • Full bust and round buttocks                                             
  • Your thighs are full but narrower than the lower hips

*NOTE: This definition of the hourglass body type is from Styled247.  If you want more information on this body type, check out their website here.

 

Body Measurements:

 Height = 5' 2''

 Bust = 31''

 Waist = 26''

 Hips = 35''

 Inseam = 27''

 

 Her personal style: "A mix between tomboyish and feminine”

Her style-icons: "Twiggy & Alexa Chung"

Her favorite places to shop: "Topshop & Zara"

Her go-to outfit: "A long skirt with a band tee shirt"

Her favorite part of her body: "My waist"

The part of her body that makes it the hardest to find clothes that fit: “{I have} a short torso, which means {shirt} straps are always too long.”


PHOTO CREDIT: KRISTIN ULMER


CHRISTIE THE PETITE HOURGLASS: MIDI SKIRT

CHRISTIE THE PETITE HOURGLASS: MIDI SKIRT

LAUREN THE PETITE INVERTED TRIANGLE: STRUCTURED TOP

LAUREN THE PETITE INVERTED TRIANGLE: STRUCTURED TOP