• Petite Lifestyle Traveler
    Petite Traveler

    Petite Traveler Problems and How to Solve Them

    How many times have you felt insecure and overwhelmed while traveling, because of your short height? I tell you from my own experience that sometimes traveling as a petite was a burden, from finding the right backpack to carrying the heavy luggage and manipulating the baggage into the overhead space. Planes are not designed for people our size. Of course, there are also many advantages petite persons have while traveling, for example, you don’t have to worry about leg space, unlike tall persons, you can easily fit into your chair and you can even enjoy a nap during the flight which is great for me as a petite – I…

  • Petite
    Petite Style

    What Does Petite Really Mean?

    petite /pəˈtiːt/ adjective (of a woman) attractively small and dainty. “she was petite and vivacious” Origin: late 18th century, French feminine of petit ‘small’. Hello my dear petites! In today’s article I want to clarify some aspects regarding the etymology of the word petite and its meaning in today’s world. As the definition suggests, petite is the feminine of the French word petite – which means small and refers to women which are small and thin in an attractive way (according to the Cambridge English Dictionary). In the fashion industry, petite may also refer to the size of clothing for small women. Are you really a petite? Sometimes the word petite creates…

  • Self Love

    How I Reinvented Myself

    Hello my petites! Let me introduce myself – my name is Andra and I am 30 years old, I was born and raised in Romania, and this is the first article posted on my fresh new blog. I’ve called myself a “blogger” since 2013 when I’ve started my first local blog, but it took me a while to understand that writing on a general blog on various topics was not what I really wanted. It was in 2016 when the idea of creating a blog dedicated to petite women started to flourish into my mind and my soul. The year 2017 marked my first attempt to start a “petite lifestyle”…