The 16th Bar Petite Womenswear is the first luxury petite clothing to exude confidence in the bold women 5’5 or shorter. Petite is a term that refers to height rather than weight, and more specifically, referring to anyone 5’5” and under. In petite clothing, it must be properly proportioned down from head to toe, rather than left to right as it is commonly misunderstood. Petites also have very similar bust-waist-hip measurements as the “average” height woman. Read more at What is Petite?