5’1” and Curvy

The hunt for the perfect trouser

5’1” and Curvy

The hunt for the perfect trouser

I was hoping I’d find a pair here, and I did!”

Hannah Almassi, Editorial Director of Who What Wear documents her hunt to find the perfect trouser.

If you’ve got short legs like me, you need your trousers to be high-waisted—no arguments. It’s imperative to keep on trying different brands to find your perfect match. I had the most luck in every single trouser silhouette at ME+EM.

I’ve spoken to the brand’s PR team for some time about its in-house trouser development. I learned that the whole design process takes much longer than others and uses multiple fit models of different sizes to give them really rigorous testing.

The lovely in-store staff are equipped with great advice on fit and sizing. They also have the persuasive skills to get you to test different styles (they literally brought me every single available trouser to try on).

Read Hannah’s article in full here