"I've repeatedly been mistaken for my date’s child and regularly asked if I'm old enough to sit in an airplane’s exit row."
Thank you Mattel for turning a page and adding a new chapter in your long successful history to compassionately consider more of your little customer's developing sense of self and how they feel they fit in the world around them.
The fashion industry has come a long way by promoting a healthier image, from models to plus sizes. But when it comes to height, it's not a secret that it fetishizes the ultra-tall and yet the average American woman stands just below 5'4".
I've stood just a smidge over five feet since the seventh grade. And I've felt icky, simply being in the vicinity of tall, slim women for just as long.
For brides who are short in stature and narrow at the waist -- otherwise knows as petite -- wedding dresses that create the illusion of a long torso are ideal. We scoured the runways to find the most flattering styles for your tiny frame. Click through for dresses that work well for petite body types.
Though overall, we'd have to agree with this lady: "I think my 12-year-old is taller than you!" "Disney World is always hiring
Most people know better than to comment on weight, but for some reason, height is seen as everyone's business.
Everyone has a defining feature. Mine is a lack of height. Tall women always seemed to me to have far more issues than I did, except when it came to clothes.
We met online. He was from West Virginia; I'm from New Jersey. He was looking for Happily Ever After. I was looking for something to do Saturday nights.
Coco Chanel was one of the most famous fashion designers in the world, who liberated women from corsets, created the sexy little black dress, and designed nubby wool jackets with braid trim and gold chains.