Cute, Colourful Dresses and Beach Cover-ups!

Cynthia Cheng TLE‘s spring/summer collection will make you sizzle not only at the pool and beach, but on the street as well.  Her colourful dresses, which can be worn alone or as cover-ups are comfortable, flowy and just look dazzling!  Because TLE’s pieces target the petite woman, there’s no worry about looking out-of-proportion if you’re […]

Bella Petite Magazine Announces Petite Model Search

Cynthia Cheng Ann Lauren’s Bella Petite Magazine, a lifestyle and fashion publication which targets women 5’5″ or shorter is currently holding a petite model search for women under said height.  Yes, you read correctly.  Unlike the recent cycle of America’s Next Top Model, Bella Petite is looking for truly petite women.  There will be no […]

Cute Resort Dress That's Great for the Petite Gal!

TLE Designs‘ latest collection makes for great resort wear or for a night out in the city.  Designer, Teresa Le’s brightly-coloured tops, mini-dresses and headbands will surely turn heads whether at the beach or at a club or lounge!  The best news about TLE Designs is that the pieces are perfectly proportioned for women 5’4″ or […]

TLE Designs: Petite Dresses, Headbands and Now, Bracelets

Teresa Le of TLE Designs has certainly been busy over the past year.  TLE Designs, a line of dresses for petite women, was started over 4’11” Teresa’s difficulty finding “cosmopolitan, trendy” clothes which fitted properly.  Launched in 2007, the colourful dresses have garnered much media attention on television, print and the Internet.  TLE was also profiled last […]

Petite Fashionista Presents Wrap-up

Petite Fashionista Presents, hosted by Christa Jean of Petite Fashionista, occurred on June 22, 2008. From the fashion show, to the vendors, to the speakers and the celebrity auction, everyone had a great time. The first hour was mostly shopping, and I bought a Fernanda Carneiro dress fairly quickly. This same dress was featured in […]

Petite Fashionista Presents Interview: Teresa Le and TLE Designs

Cynthia Cheng Like many petite women, Teresa Le often has to have her clothing altered to fit her petite, 4’11” frame. Most petite lines were generally conservative-looking and the juniors’ section was too young. Even when something did fit, hemming was necessary. Teresa wanted clothes that had a more “cosmopolitan, trendy vibe” that would make […]