Petite Plus-size Clothing
alight - this mostly
young and trendy retailer has a dress and formalwear section that is
more mature with labels from designers like Alex Evenings, Donna
Ricco and Adriana Papell with some selections available in petite
plus sizes from 14-24W.
Alloy carries junior plus sizes
with select jeans styles available with shorter 30" inseams. Sizes
up to 25.
Amerimark - this value priced,
classic venue has styles appealing to the more mature woman with
options for casual, career and dressy occasions. Labels include
Anthony Richards and Alfred Dunner. Select styles available up to
Appleseeds - classic, mostly
natural fiber clothes has petite sizes in both tops and bottoms with
sizes up to XL and 18P.
carries dress pants and a selection of jeans in plus and
super size petite sizes 14-32WP.
Fair carries a wide selection of value priced classic
to contemporary clothing up
to size 28W. Most tops, bottoms and dresses are available in petite
sizes up to 20P.
carries a good selection of classic to contemporary value priced
clothing in petite sizes up to 2XP/22P. Type "petite" into the Quick
Search box to find them all easily.
has an excellent selection of plus petite sizes up to 5X/32P.
Classic clothes good for both the casual, occasions and work wardrobe.
of Boston - along with an excellent
department, this contemporary clothier also carries a deep selection
of casual, work and
special occasion petite sizes up to 14P.
CJ Banks carries petite pants
in classic casual to career styles and moderately priced jeans in
petite plus-sizes. Inseam lengths run a bout 28.5".
Sizes up to 24WP.
has a wonderful, contemporary collection with many
plus-sizes and petites up to a 16P/PXL.
Dillards has a very good petite
department for all occasions. Many of their styles are
available up to 16P, with select styles available up to 24WP.
Bauer has a fantastic selection of clothing in
petite sizes ranging from pants, jeans, sweaters, shirts, tops and
outerwear. Petite sizes up to 18/XL., Plus-sizes up to 26W.
carries trendy, artsy and ethnic style dresses, tops,
skirts and jackets made mostly from cool cottons.
Party dresses with beading and other detailing are also
becoming more frequent. Choose from
standard sizing up to 6X, or use custom measurements
for the perfect plus petite fit.
Evans carries a
selection of pants and jeans in short inseam lengths.
Sizes up to 28W.
London this exclusively plus-size spot has an
excellent selection available in their petite department. Whether
you are looking for casual, dressy or office wear - everything is
here at fabulous prices. Sizes 14-26WP.
has a few casual and career bottoms and dresses available in petite
sizes from 14-32W. Of course its one of the best spots for hosiery
- you can find a variety of clothing here
for every occasion in sizes up to 24W,
and petites 18P.
Lands End carries classic to
contemporary clothing for casual wear and work. Excellent resource
for basics like khakis, tees, sweaters and button down shirts.
Many pant styles can be custom hemmed to your specified inseam, and
a large selection of their styles in both tops and bottoms are
available in petite plus sizes up to 26W.
Lane Bryant -
the best known plus-size clothing store carries pants and jeans in a
variety of inseam lengths, including short for petites. Sizes
up to 28WP.
Lee Jeans - fashionable jeans
from a name-brand you trust. Hard to find sizes like plus
petite and extended super sizes are available on-line directly from
the manufacturer, plus get great no middle man prices. All orders
ship free. Sizes up to 30W.
Macy's - has a large petite
department that carries contemporary, trendy and classic styles for
all occasions including special events and business apparel in
traditional petite sizes up to 14P. They have an equally deep
plus-size department up to 24W in which a plus petite size
occasionally turns up.
this travel store carries some wonderful knits by labels like Vikki
Vi in both plus and petite sizes. The petites run up to a PXL (P18)
Make Your Own Jeans
is especially good for those of us with hard
to fit curves, short inseams and problems like gapping waist bands,
extra round tummies, or generous hips and booties. Simply take your
measurements, including custom inseam length, choose your style and
fabric and presto - you've made your own custom jeans!