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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 CAROLYN: THE PETITE HOURGLASS

MEET CAROLYN: THE PETITE HOURGLASS

 

Name: Carolyn

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’ 4’’

Bust = 33’’

Waist = 26’’

Hips = 37’’

Inseam = 27’’ 

 

Her personal style:  “Casual, tomboy & minimalist”

Her style-icons: “Elizabeth Olsen, Anna Karina, Edie Sedgwick, Rachel Nguyen (@thatschic)

Her favorite places to shop: “Zara, Urban Outfitters & Gap”

Her go-to outfit:  “Tucked in tee/blouse with skinny jeans or flare/skater skirt, parka, and high tops or ankle boots.”

Her favorite part of her body: “Legs”

The part of her body that makes it the hardest to find clothes that fit: “I have wide hips which makes tailored work trousers look unflattering on me.  So I have never bought tailored trousers in my life.”

CAROLYN THE PETITE HOURGLASS: LAYERED LOOK

CAROLYN THE PETITE HOURGLASS: LAYERED LOOK

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