Daily Struggles All Short Girls Experience on the Regular ...

By Cassandra

Daily Struggles  All  Short Girls Experience  on the Regular  ...

Although I'm currently in my 20s, I've been 5'2 since the sixth grade. Finding clothes that fit on the first try has always been a constant struggle. There are so many fashion trends that look great on the hangers or mannequins - until you actually try them. If you're a shorty like me, going shopping can be the best or the worst thing that's ever happened to you. Here are just a few of the daily struggles that all short girls can relate to.

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  1. wondering if you have the height to pull off that maxi dress
  2. similarly, when you say "screw it" and buy the dress
  3. when that cute shirt you've been eyeing for awhile is conveniently placed on the highest rack in the store
  4. oversized sweaters are a gamble
  5. shopping online is also a gamble
  6. jeans make your legs look nonexistent
  7. leggings make your ankles look nonexistent
  8. midi skirt? what's that?
  9. heels are your best friend and your biggest enemy
  10. one word: jumpsuits
  11. two words: bright prints
  12. three words: long sleeve shirts

1 Wondering if You Have the Height to Pull off That Maxi Dress

Wondering if You Have the Height to Pull off That Maxi Dress This has the potential to be a total success or utter failure.

2 Similarly, when You Say "screw It" and Buy the Dress

person, human action, blond, mouth, ACADEMY, ...Only to do an awkward shuffle-tango to avoid falling flat on your face. #Shortgirlproblems

3 When That Cute Shirt You've Been Eyeing for Awhile is Conveniently Placed on the Highest Rack in the Store

When That Cute Shirt You've Been Eyeing for Awhile is Conveniently Placed on the Highest Rack in the Store Yoga, don't fail me now.

4 Oversized Sweaters Are a Gamble

Oversized Sweaters Are a Gamble Stealing your boyfriend's sweater can either be really sexy (which equals cuddle time) or make you look like you're playing hide and seek.

5 Shopping Online is Also a Gamble

Shopping Online is Also a Gamble Since when did retail therapy equal torture?

6 Jeans Make Your Legs Look Nonexistent

hair, person, hairstyle, How, dare, Without proper tailoring, your jeans will bring a whole new meaning to cuffing season.

7 Leggings Make Your Ankles Look Nonexistent

Leggings Make Your Ankles Look Nonexistent The amount of times you have to roll up your waistband to get rid of that awkward bunching is. Too. Damn. High.

8 Midi Skirt? What's That?

Midi Skirt? What's That? Midi skirts and maxi skirts are basically the same thing.

9 Heels Are Your Best Friend and Your Biggest Enemy

Heels Are Your Best Friend and Your Biggest Enemy You look fierce in them and they upgrade you to supermodel status, which means taking them everywhere is a must. RIP toes.

10 One Word: Jumpsuits

One Word: Jumpsuits Not only do they hit your crotch at a super awkward angle, they do nothing to balance your leg-to-torso ratio.

11 Two Words: Bright Prints

Two Words: Bright Prints Good luck getting out of the "You're HOW old, again??" zone.

12 Three Words: Long Sleeve Shirts

graffiti, yellow, art, road, modern art, Getting tangled in your sleeves is like hugging yourself in advance for all of your future shopping troubles. #EverydayImStruggling

What are some of the struggles that you go through when you're getting dressed?

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