Petite Fashion News: April 2015

In case you didn’t know Carolina Alvo’s Kickstarter campaign last year was a success. The 4’9” founder started what is being called, “the world’s first crowdsourced petite frock.” The first dress called the Kathleen has the classic fit and flare shape. She has since added two new styles. Check them out here and be sure to use this code for a 15% discount for my readers: CASpring4Eshne15

 

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Photo: from Carolinaalvo.com

For those petite ladies wanting to get in shape, the Petite Nation is something to check out. Pilates instructor Teresa Le standing at 4’11 created the line with the hopes of giving us petite ladies some workout wear with no alterations required. She has been featured on the news in her hometown, check out the video below

Petite fashionistas have been making waves on the internet. From success on Kickstarter to changing the way we shop, the petite fashion industry is growing strong. How are they changing the way we shop? By letting us have a voice! Jeetly, who specilaizes in workwear, uses an ‘In-or-Out’ retail model. This model lets us vote on what gets made.

The latest feature about Jeetly was on Forbes

For more on Jeetly check out the latest interview courtesy of PetiteFashion.org here

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Photo: from Jeetly.com