High-Waisted (Image Credit: Maria Morri)

An Open Letter to ‘High-Waisted’ Trend Lovers

High-Waisted (Image Credit: Maria Morri)

High-Waisted (Image Credit: Maria Morri)

Dear “high-waisted trend” lovers,

As a fellow wearer of this fad, I understand the need to buy clothing that starts at the upper waist; I understand the need, the appeal and I understand you.

There are a variety of reasons as to why this trend has, indeed, become a trend. Perhaps it’s because the fashion styles of the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s are considered “cool” and “retro”. Maybe it’s because you find clothing to be much more comfortable that way. It even may just be because that flared out high-waisted skirt hides your belly or those tall pants prevent you from getting that oh-so-flattering “muffin-top.” Regardless of your reasons for those lengthy bottoms, it’s still very possible to out-waist yourself. There comes a time when high-waisted is just too high-waisted and a time where sometimes your daily wardrobe just needs a bit of a change. Continue reading