If you, like me, are short, finding trends and pieces that work for your height can sometimes be tricky. While actual growth is out of the question, dressing can be made easier simply by knowing what not to wear. If you’re wondering why your clothes don’t look right, it’s entirely possible that you’re just wearing the wrong trends.

From avoiding a particularly tricky print to knowing what silhouettes to stock up on, dressing for your height comes down to a simple set of fashion tips, which is why we put together our edit of the best clothes for short women looking to embrace their stature. Keep reading to find out which fashion trends shorter people should avoid and to shop out top picks for petite girls.