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Petite Fashion Focus - April's Trend of the Month


April's Fashion Trend of the Month is floral fashion. (Photo Credits: Oscar de la Renta model at left - Getty Images; fashion - Nordstrom, Bloomingdales, Banana Republic, Shopbop, Zappos

Petite Fashion Spotlight10

Another Source for Small Shoes

Friday April 18, 2014


Here's a new source for small shoes for petite feet. Petite.shoes (Vendor's Site) offers stylish leather heels, platforms, wedges, flats, and sandals in women's sizes 2 - 5. You can shop easily by shoe size on the site. Currently, the the new spring/summer collection is available, and there's an offer for $10 off on an order of $50 or more (see the banner on the homepage of Petite.shoes).

Image Courtesy of Petite.shoes

Paisley Shirt for Petites

Thursday April 17, 2014

For petites who like to wear pink, one way to incorporate a touch of pink is in a print garment. Nordstrom's petites' department has a cotton shirt from the Lauren Ralph Lauren line for petites that does just that. The machine washable shirt features 100% cotton fabric and button cuffs in a pink multi color print. This paisley cotton shirt for petites is available from Nordstrom (Buy Direct) with free shipping. The shirt is available in petites' sizes petite, small, medium, and large (a range of 0 - 14).

Image Courtesy of Nordstrom

On Board with Black and White for Spring

Sunday April 13, 2014


Want to get on board the black and white trend for spring? You can easily do it by carrying a black and white handbag. From color blocking to art prints and from totes to crossbody bags, there are plenty of handbag styles featuring black and white this spring.

Pictured: black and white studded crossbody purse available from Zappos (Buy Direct)

Image Courtesy of Zappos

Coldwater Creek to Liquidate

Friday April 11, 2014

In an letter to its customers, President and CEO Jill Dean of Coldwater Creek, announced that the company will liquidate its assets because its business is not "sustainable." Coldwater Creek has filed for Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Delaware, today, April 11, 2014. Don't look for Coldwater Creek stores or the company's Web site to close yet because the liquidation process will probably take several months.

Since Coldwater Creek has been listed as one of the top fashion shopping destinations for petites for the past several years, it might be a good idea for petites who like to shop at Coldwater Creek to check on the inevitable sales that will come in the next several months because there could be some good bargains to be had.

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