Not many women, and especially not us petites, are blessed with long, lean legs of supermodel proportions. Here are 10 tried and tested tips that will work like magic to slim short thick legs. Choose a plain skirt or trousers and then draw the eye up with a printed top and wear accessories like scarves and statement necklaces. This trick will also make your legs look longer which is key for petite woman with shorter legs. Avoid clingy materials and instead choose soft, flowy fabrics. This works for both trousers and skirts.
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Can you barely squeeze your legs into a pair of boots because your calves are so wide? You may not be able to change the muscular legs or heavy ankles mother nature gave you, but you can make them a lot less noticeable. Here are 10 Dressing Tips to magically slim, heavy claves and thick ankles. Flats and ankle straps make wide legs and calves look wider. Flat shoes emphasize big calves and ankles and make you look squat.
For a woman, or maybe any human, having big calves is a physical trait that is either loved or hated. As I'm all about learning to love the body parts we're often taught to hate — and as a lady with big calves myself, who has come to terms with them over the years — it's time to take a look at the things only my fellow big-calved girls will understand. First of all, let's just get this out there in the open: Having big calves isn't something you should be ashamed of. Despite the possible struggles that come along with them, your big calves look great in a pair of heels, and many people covet the way you can fill in your clothes. My hubby, for one, always tells me mine are super sexy, so you never know.
Around here in Switzerland, it is very common to have not only thick calves but rather strong thighs as well. Even when you never go to a gym like yours, truly - and my mother! I only got aware of this being actually a thing when my wife started to do some specific exercise to get hers a bit better defined. I always thought she had great legs and never looked at her calves at all. Around here, people cherish having slim, toned legs. Not thick ones.