height

27 Perks Of Being Short

At 4’11”, I am about as petite as it gets, and I love it most days. At this point, it’s a major (and welcome) part of who I am, and…

Claire Hannum | October 30, 2014 - 10:00 am

Dater X: Height Or Flight? On Ditching My Dating Dealbreaker

When it comes to dating, I have a lot of preferences. I’d prefer to end up with someone who shares my religion, my political views and my musical interests. I’d…

Dater X 2.0 | April 23, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Study: Yes, Height Makes A Difference In Dating

A study by Rice University and the University of North Texas has found that for lots of us, height does matter when it comes to choosing a partner.

Researchers set…

Claire Hannum | February 11, 2014 - 12:40 pm

16 Of The Most Played-Out Things You Can Say To A Short Person

I am 4’11″ and I absolutely love it. While it wasn’t always something I liked, these days I wouldn’t trade it for anything. It’s a part of who I am…

Claire Hannum | October 18, 2013 - 11:00 am

The Soapbox: I’m Short, But That Doesn’t Mean You Can Treat Me Like A Child

I have a specific problem when it comes to dating. I mean, I have many problems (I’m attracted to unavailable guys, ranging from gay men to to fictional characters), but…

Mallory Schlossberg | May 6, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Will Somebody Take Me To Space, Please?

Space fun fact: IT MAKES YOU TALLER! Astronauts who orbit the earth have gained up to two inches in height while floating in oute0r space. The lack of gravity in…

Julie Gerstein | November 17, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Small But Mighty: Fierce Women Under 5’1″

I’ve been short all my life — I think I stopped growing at, like, 12 or something, and depending on the day, I will tell you I’m 5’2″ or 5…

Julie Gerstein | May 4, 2012 - 10:00 am

21 Lanky Ladies & Their Little Lads

In other words, tall celeb women who don’t measure their love in inches. See the whole gallery here…

theBERRY | February 25, 2012 - 4:30 pm

Would You Undergo Surgery To Be Taller?

When I was younger, I used to beg my mother to find ways to make me taller because the fact that I stopped growing at 5’1″ was more than a…

Bianca Posterli | April 12, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Can Maxi Skirts Ever Work For Short Women?

As an individual who is faced with the dilemma of being vertically challenged — I’m super short, 5’1″ to be exact — certain fashion trends just don’t work for me.

Bianca Posterli | April 5, 2010 - 6:50 pm

10 Big Reasons To Date Short Dudes

I was deeply disappointed by the latest poll at Don Q’s Lady Data. According to Don Q’s secret lady spies, 85 percent of women want to date a guy that’s…

Ami Angelowicz | November 13, 2009 - 3:29 pm
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