• 5 Staple Pieces Your Guy Needs In His Wardrobe

    Below is a guest post by Nick, husband of Jean: Like a lot of guys, I have a very precise clothes shopping strategy: buy one thing and wear the crap out of it for a year, then go shopping again. So when it comes to sales, I try to steer clear of the white leather pants and, instead, look for versatile items I can wear in a variety of situations ...

    Jean: H&M jacket sz 2 (CURRENT VERSION, with adorable scallops!),  Cuyana Silk Blouse c/o xs,  Steve Madden SANDALS sz 5.5 (runs narrow),  J.Crew mini skirt (old) Nick: TOPMAN BLAZER sz 38,  TOPMAN SLIM JEANS 32 x 30, Sperry Gold Cup shoes (3 colors avail. at Nordstrom)
    5 Staple Pieces Your Guy Needs In His Wardrobe
  • Sunflower Summer // Midi dress + retro sunglasses

    Thank you guys for your patience over the past two days as Extra Petite got a (long overdue) facelift! We’re still making tweaks and importing old comments, but overall, I’d love to hear your feedback and if anything’s not working properly. I’m also launching a weekly newsletter that will feature previews of upcoming posts and item reviews before they hit the blog, so please subscribe up above if you’re interested! (Just ...

    Cooperative linen dress xs in sunflower (7 colors!),  Urban Outfitters sunglasses (2 colors; only $16!),  Janessa Leone klint hat sz S,  Milly wicker bag,  Bar III sandals sz 5 (my review
    Sunflower Summer // Midi dress + retro sunglasses
  • Workout Wear // Adidas sneakers + Zella Leggings (kids vs. womens)

    Who else is just a little excited about Adidas’ comeback over the past year? I remember begging my parents for those clamshell Superstars in middle school, and when they finally caved, they of course bought them several sizes too big for me to “grow into” (which never happened). Nevertheless, I roamed the halls proudly in my clown-sized striped kicks. With the brand’s resurgence (wish I had the foresight to invest ...

    Adidas tee xs, Zella cropped leggings xxs (also in gray - see on me), Quay sunglasses Adidas Tubular knit sneakers kids sz 4 (fits like womens 5.5 - 6; read review below) *subtract 2 from your womens shoe size to convert to kids sizing
    Workout Wear // Adidas sneakers + Zella Leggings (kids vs. womens)
  • Summer date night style in ASOS petites

    Statement sleeves have been riding the trend wave for some time now – they’re one of the more wearable trends, in my opinion, and can easily spruce up a plain outfit! This lightweight blouse has a double ruffle at the sleeves and a playful, swingy silhouette that floats when you move. For a summer date or party look, I paired it with this scuba skirt in coordinating colors. For work ...

    ASOS scuba lantern skirt 0 regular (runs small; also in petite), ASOS blouse 00p, Saint Laurent bag (review), Steve Madden heels 5.5, Quay sunglasses (older style)
    Summer date night style in ASOS petites