Short Story

Wardrobe Refresh: Curated styles for petite women | Find your perfect fit

Plans as low as $25.00 / month
Product Overview
  • You will receive a confirmation email and be able to view your expected ship date. We currently ship to all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories. We do not ship internationally. Please be sure to complete your style profile so we can style you! *We do not accept prepaid cards.*
  • Only ships within United States
  • Subscriptions automatically renew. Cancel anytime
Under 5'4"? This is for you.
Struggling with finding clothes that fit? Our stylists will help you find the right fit for your proportions. Tired of wearing the same things over and over? Our stylists pick out outfits for you based on your size, style, and budget. We send it to you for at home try-ons. You can send back any returns. Free shipping both ways. Sizes 00P-18P.
  • 5 handpicked items in each box (price of each item varies)
  • Stylists who specialize in petite sizing
  • FREE SHIPPING, both ways!
  • $25 styling fee is applied toward anything you keep
  • We carry sizes 00P-18P

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Order by December 30th to get this box!

Questions

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Q: Is the $25 monthly subscription fee the same as the $25 styling fee?Asked by Carla D., January 2020

Short Story answered...September 2020

Yep! It's the same thing. And your $25 styling fee gets deducted from the price of any items you keep.

Yep! It's the same thing. And the $25 gets credited toward any items you keep.

by Isabella S., January 2020

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Q: I'm VERY small and petite I don't like buying clothes without trying them on first plus I would per fer a profile to check sizes Asked by Tina R., August 2019

You will love short story. They are good at finding clothes to flatter you no matter what size.

by Lynn F., August 2019

After signing up you'll be prompted to fill out a style profile. That's where you can tell us all about your sizes, style, budget, and any special requests. :)

by Short S., May 2020

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Q: Do I only get charged $25 for the box and then if I decide to keep any of it then I pay for the items themselves after I get the box?Asked by Lauren F., March 2020

Hi Lauren, that's right! You get your items, try everything on, and then decide what to buy. For anything you buy, the $25 is credited toward it. If you don't find anything you like, we'll work with you to tweak your size or style for your next box. The more you share with us, the better our styling is!

by Short S., May 2020

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Q: What sizes are the clothes Asked by Tina R., September 2019

Hi Tina! We carry sizes 00P - 16P.

by Isabella S., September 2019

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5 stars!!

Sep 29, 2020
Kala A.
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Subscribed for 3 months
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I can't say enough about Short Story! It's so nice to consistently have a selection of clothes that fit the way they should, but more importantly, my stylist really listens and responds to my lifestyle. Thanks for making getting dressed the least stressful part of my day!

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Short and Sassy

Sep 23, 2020
Kylie M.
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Subscribed for 29 days
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Loved my first box! So glad to have a source of styles for short women. Why are petite clothes so hard to find?! Well, I don’t have to worry about that anymore because I get to look forward to a monthly subscription box instead of searching through endless shops to find just a few things that for my frame. Love it!

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Highly recommend

Sep 23, 2020
Mary F.
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Subscribed for 6 months
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I have been loving my boxes! The stylist has been killing it, someone that finally understands my style. I was getting so frustrated finding clothes that fit me correctly that weren’t juniors or for older ladies until I found this company! Finally I can look stylish and age appropriate. I would totally recommend getting this box, you won’t be disappointed :)

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Love Short Story!

Sep 23, 2020
Lisa M.
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Subscribed for 1 year
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I am happy to recommend Short Story! I have used the service for months now and the styles are unique and always fit... a welcome change from other subscription clothing services. Give it a try--you won't be sorry!

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Best Box I've Ever Tried

Sep 23, 2020
Megan W.
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I've received two boxes so far and both have been awesome. I honestly didn't realize how much better petite clothes would fit and they're cute! Even the things I didn't keep fit well and I didn't 'hate' any of the pieces. These boxes are definitely customized for me. The note they slip in with the clothes said things like - I sent this t shirt to pair with mom jeans you mentioned you have. For my third box I sent a last minute email asking for a specific piece of clothing and customer service was right back with me telling that she'd send the request over and it was no problem. I've done many other subscription boxes in the past and this has by far been the best one. I will recommend this box over and over again!

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Jeans that fit!! Super happy :)

Sep 14, 2020
Emilia M.
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Subscribed for 4 months
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Finally found the right box!! Tried a bunch of other services and they could never get my fit right. I'm short and curvy and would always get pants that were either too long or have these horrible waist gaps. These guys sent me a pair of jeans and joggers and they both fit just right. If you've had trouble finding bottoms you're at the right place. I'll definitely be recommending this to my petite friends.

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Kellie

Sep 25, 2020
Kellie D.
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Subscribed for 1 month
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I have enjoyed receiving these boxes. I have had good luck with what they have sent.

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Loved all of it!

Jan 17, 2019
Sarah H.
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Subscribed for 20 days
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I received my first box and absolutely loved it. I got two tops, a pair of pants, a dress, and a cardigan. I was super excited to get this box because I’ve tried a bunch of other styling services and the stuff they sent me never really fit right. I’m 5’0” and curvy and usually look better in petite sizes. I’ve been looking for work pants that are ankle length and work appropriate. They found me a great pair of ponte pants that are very slimming and comfortable. I’m also really picky with tops because they're too long a lot of times. They sent me a cute striped tee (not see through!!) and a blouse that both fell above my hips. Everything was good quality and reasonably priced. You also don't have to keep everything. You can ship back whatever you don't want. Definitely a winner and I can’t wait to get my next box!

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Top notch curation!

7 days ago
Cristina M.
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I honestly didn't know I needed petite styling until I received my first Short Story box as a birthday gift and three boxes later, I've been so pleased! What sets Short Story apart from other subscription boxes is how well my stylist listens to me. I have kept at least a few items from every box and it's been a great way to update my closet in a socially distant way.

Highlight of my month

Nov 22, 2020
Kate P.
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5 stars no doubt. Getting a Short Story box in the mail is one of the highlights of my month. The clothes are always tailored to my sense of style and in my price range. Plus, the note that you recieve from your stylist which explains the clothes they gave you and how they would style them is so helpful, and makes the whole process feel very personalized. I couldn't recommend it more!!

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