There are not many jeans you can buy if you’re under five feet three, whether you prefer to call yourself petite, vertically challenged or short. There is no shortage of woes that can occur when wearing jeans that aren’t made for your frame, such as skinny jeans that leave a pool of fabric at the ankle or distressed details that hit on the wrong side of the body. Therefore, we’ve rounded up the best pairs of short shoes for women using the expertise of PureWow’s fashion editors (and short ones, at that!) You’ll want to get your butt into these 18 pairs of jeans made to fit your body that are perfect for the fall. From flared legs that channel your inner flower child to funky printed hi-rises, there’s something for every body type. OUR RELATED PAGE (PLUS 1 TO AVOID)
SHOP – Everlane Skinny Jeans Short Women EVERLANE 1. A BIG THANKS TO OUR EXPERTS, THIS IS THE FLATTERING SWIMSUIT FOR SHORT TOROS! The Everlane Authentic Stretch High Rise Skinny is our Gold Award-winning best high rise style. We may have said it once, but we’re going to keep stating it when it comes to your jeans, fit matters, and this everlane type This super high rise pair of pants will be the focus of your attention, so you’ll look effortlessly stylish in them. However, the most important factor is that they have a 26.5″ inseam, so you won’t have to deal with that annoying bunching at the bottom (aka the shortie problem is (78 dollars) Madewell perfect vintage jean from the Madewell Shop. The Madewell Petite Perfect Vintage Jean in Evermore Wash is best for all body types. A PureWow editor’s go-to Madewell specialist said that the Perfect Vintage Jean somehow flatters all body types. In addition, those of us who are on the shorter side of things should keep this in mind. Featuring just the right amount of stretch and distressing, this midrise style is sure to give you that vintage feel—without the need to dig through a thrift shop. In addition, they have a 24-inch inseam, so they’re cropped jeans that will allow you to show off The levis straight jean ($128) can be purchased at REVOLVE SHOP. Does the T-shirt on your back need a new partner? Levi’s WEDGIE ANKLE JEANS Are you looking for best straight leg jeans? Lightwash Levi’s with a 26.5-inch inseam are a good choice for work. They are made from classic denim with a classic wash. The reviews note that, on shorter frames, these fit just like a full-length jean and are proportioned both through the waist band and the If you put on these, you won’t want to take them off afterward because of their booty-flattering design. You can wear the distressed detailing with white leather sneakers or smart pointy leather pumps as well. (98) agolde riley straight crop at REVOLVE
SHOP – 4 A GOLDE RILEY HIGH RISE STRAIGHT CROP Best Cropped There are just times when you can identify your ideal shoe. When you put on these blue jeans from Agolde, you’ll feel the same way. One of our editors loves the shoes so much, she has worn them twice already. This cropped style doesn’t stretch, but it does have a rather precise inseam of 26″. (She’s five foot two and these pants hit her right above the ankle.) Dress it up with your favorite mules from this season, whether they are loafers or heels, and show off that perfect I BOUGHT IT ($178) dl1961 hepburn jeans
SHOPBOP SHOP-7. The DL1961 Hepburn Ultra High Rise Cropped Wide Leg Jeans are among the most popular wide-leg styles found on this list. This style is not a challenge. This is actually a fantastic way to make a short person appear taller and they are a lot easier to wear than you think. When the weather warms up, throw on a sweater or pair one with a silky one-sleeve blouse for an evening Your waist should be visible and defined, regardless of what you do — that’s the key to making these jeans
FREE PEOPLE SHOP- 6 free people flare jeans ($198) The flaring legs on these Free People jeans are a major reason why these bad boys are one of the company’s bestselling styles. This piece has a Woodstock vibe that instantly adds a fun twist to any outfit. It is playful yet timeless. Additionally, if you’re a little on the petite side and worry that the mega-flare bootcut will make your legs look too long, these have a raw hem so you can cut them to the exact length you want. 12 pair ($78) J.CREW jeans at J.CREW
SHOP. One J.Crew Petite 8″ TOOTHPICK JEAN is the best skinny one petite PureWow editor has been buying and re-buying since it was first introduced…five years ago. She added, “I just like the fact that they are just the right amount of stretch, and they have a slimming wash. Featuring a size range of 23 to 32 and a 25” inseam in petite, these toothpick jeans are a great fit for almost any body type. I bought it ($128) grlfriend karolina jeans at Revive Shop You need jeans with a little breathing room on your petite frame if you want to wear looser styles on a small frame. The GRLFRND KAROLINA high rise straight crop jeans are a perfect combination of loose and straight. This pale blue straight jean from GRLFRND comes in a petite cut, isn’t skin-tight and will cling to your curves, making them the ultimate The Asos Dad jeans ($195) is available at the ASOS Shop.
This set of two toned blues by Asos Design are constructed using ethically sourced denim and look just as good with In our opinion, they’d go perfectly with a black heeled bootie and a turtleneck collared tank, but they would also look good with a lacy camisole and a pair of mules. Additionally, they’re made of rigid, non-stretch fabric so you won’t have to worry about the dad-style silhouette becoming so baggy you end up looking like you’re wearing your dad’s old ANTHROPOLOGIE PILCO JEANS – $10 – BUY IT ($50) Best Boyfriend Anthropologie really understands the plight of the vertically challenged with their PILCROS MID-RISE SLIM BOYFRIEND JEANS. You can see this in our in-house denim brand, Pilcro, which is all available in petite sizing. You want a style that won’t drag on the floor? Try a wide leg style. Below is a picture of them. How about an acid wash finish or playful pockets on an oversized fit? That’s right, you can get them With its relaxed fit and light distressing, this boyfriend shape is a fan favorite. You can dress up yours with a patterned blouse and a pair of woven slides and you’ll have a summer uniform without much effort. BUY IT ($138) joes jeans blake jeans
SHOPS- JOES JEANS THE BLAKE HIGH RISE CROP WIDE LEG JEAN Best White Denim These babies might not be marked petite, but one PureWow editor (who is five foot four) raves about how well The cropped styles at Joe’s Jeans are perfect for her is that they “sit just above my ankles.” Now you can wear your favorite trousers without worrying about them getting dirty. THE ABERCROMBIE AND FITCH
SHOP- 12 are a pair of abercrombie and fitch 90s relaxed jeans ($188). Best Black Denim The Abercrombie and Fitch ’90s ultra high rise jeans are an easy way to tap into the 90s craze. You’ll look lean and energized with this ultra high-rise waist and ankle-length hem. It’ll make you seem as if you’ve got legs for miles. . . . (Regardless of how tall you are.) Thanks to these pants’ built-in stretch, you won’t feel as if you’re in a corset, and the relaxed fit gives you plenty of wiggle room without killing Furthermore, a killer pair of black jeans is an essential in any wardrobe. ShopBOP Shop- 13. Purchase Legion jeans ($99) by Rachel Comey at Shopbop. The Rachel Comey Legion Pants are a pair of jeans that make you instantly feel cooler as soon as you put They feature a high waist and wide leg cut that enable them to seamlessly transition from day to night. The durable design and quality of the fabric will last them through many seasons. Furthermore, we know the jeans are pricy, but they have stayed in style for decades-so you don’t have to worry about them looking outdated in 6 months or so. The petite section from ASOS is legendary. DESIGN PETITE RIDLEY HIGH WAISTED SKINNY JEANS Best Budget. The site sells practically every style of trendy jean with shorter inseam — and most of them are priced under I thought this pair of mom jeans was particularly flattering, as they are just so good. Put it on with your favorite sandals now, and when temperatures cool down, pair it with your favorite 32 dollars) Revtown high rise skinny jeans REVTOWN
SHOP, 15 dollars. Revtown HI-RISE SKINNY JEANS Best Stretch Denim These jeans offer a comfortable fit while maintaining a great level of support. Revtown’s jeans have a mid-rise waist and a classic skinny fit that are comfortable enough to wear around the city yet stylish enough to wear at your job. And the waistbands are specially designed to hug, sculpt, and lift your booty. (79 dollars) Reformation Senora jeans Reformation
Shop- BEST ECO-FRIENDLY REFORMATION SONORA HIGH RISE STRAIGHT JEANS If finding a pair of sustainably sourced clothing is important to you, Reformation’s jeans are a great choice. This pair offers a slim fit enough to filter over your hips while tying the leg straight above the ankle so that it falls a few inches above your ankle as well as flattering for a Don’t even get us started on this print’s chic style. What could be better than saving the world and looking cute in the process? Our book counts that as a win.
A discount EXPRESS SHOP- 17 ankle vent skinny jeans ($178) for another great price! The Express Super High Waisted Black Ankle Vent Skinny Jean is a sleeker style with a dark wash that makes it perfect for those looking for dark wash jeans. You can wear them with a white tee and sneakers just as easily as you can pair them with a pair of sky-high heels, a body-con tank, and an oversize jacket. The great thing about these is that they’re lightweight, so they’ll be comfortable to wear in the scorching heat of summer yet they’ll still keep you warm when the rain blows in the winter. This pair of trousers has a 25-inch inseam that hits just above your ankles, and its slit hem hits just at the right spot, making them a great fit for any outfit.
INVEST IN .Is it just me or is this print insanely adorable??? No one can deny it, daisy prints are wonderful in their own way. This pair looks like it walked right from our Pinterest board into our closet, but they also fit as if they were tailored for us. Its cropped leg is great for shorties, and its tighter fit takes the shape of your body. It’s hard not to like it, is it not?