Pencil Skirts for Petites

Hi everyone!

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Left: Kileen from Cute&Little
Middle: Jean from ExtraPetite
Right: Wendy from WendysLookbook

I wanted to write a post about all things related to the high-waisted pencil skirt.

As you can see from the post at Bella Petite, this fashion trend can work on petites as well: “Luckily, high-waisted pants and skirts were practically made for us. What is so great about bottoms that hug the waist is that it elongates the rest of the body by drawing the eye downward starting at the hips”  On this post you can find  three different examples of below-the-knee, high-waisted pencil skirts and how to make them work:. …read more

For those of you who can sew, here is a great video on making a pencil skirt very easily:

And if you happen to have a skirt already, mini or long, you can use this as a template for a skirt as seen in this Video.

For any serious pattern makers, here’s a great Video for how to make a pattern for a pencil skirt based on your measurements.

For more on what to wear with pencil skirts, see Bonjour Chica

And finally, some great styles you can buy right now:

Pencil Skirts for Petites - Eshne- Sheez Petite skirt

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