Funny. That happens to me too. I've taken the hems out of petite pants and re-hemmed 'regular' length pants many times. I like the short 'curvy girl' levis, they fit pretty good. I'm less than 5'1", but still find the petites too short sometimes!
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Keep in mind that Petite and Short are not the same thing. Petite will be smaller over all. Short is just a shorter inseam. Lee sells a "short". I am 5'0" with a 26 inch inseam. I'm finding the "Short" still a bit long, but the regular fits the same as the short, with just a different inseam. I've had luck with Talbot's as well, but that is a higher quality of clothing. I'm not sure what your job requires, so I hope these two levels help.
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I am 5'3 and have spent a life time trying to find pants that fit. If I buy regular size they are about 2 or 3 inches to long. If I but petite they look like I shrank them, they are about an inch to short.
I have many of the same issues with shirts sleeve to long or to short.
Anyone out there know of a place that has jeans or pants of any type that I dont have to wear heels with...lol
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