Petite Body Type

Your Figure Defined

Find what dress suits your shape

You are 5’3′ or shorter. You have a small frame. You are trim with subtle curves. You have an average sized bust.

Keep it simple. Clean, unbroken lines without too much fabric tend to make a smaller bride look taller. Avoid ballgown and mermaid wedding dresses as these shapes can overwhelm a petite figure.

What flatters:
Silhouette: Sheath, Empire, A line/Princess
Neckline: Open necklines, Strapless, Off the shoulder, Asymmetrical, Spaghetti, Square

What doesn’t:
Silhouette: Ballgown, Mermaid, Drop Waist, lots of material
Neckline: High or closed necklines, Halter

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Body shape petite