Party wear isn’t exactly made for petites, you see. Every year we get pulled in by the sea of sparkles but, oftentimes, Christmas party outfits just don’t come in small sizes. Think: gorgeous gowns that you practically trip over or sharp suits that make it look like you've rifled through your dad’s wardrobe. Whatever your style, festive formal wear can be a minefield for those under 5'3".
But don’t worry, R29 is here to make all your Christmas dreams come true. We’ve compiled a selection of the best petite party wear on the market this December. Whether you're searching for a dazzling dress to turn heads at your office party or a sweet look for family fun at home, we’ve got you covered.
To take a look at the best petite party wear around this Christmas, click through the slideshow ahead…
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