Who Needs a Jersey Campaign To Save The Rainforest [petite models]

This week’s Bella Petite Hour radio show hosts the “Who Needs a Jersey” promotional campaign, created by Eddie Drummond of the NFL.  The campaign message for  “Who Needs a Jersey” is that you don’t need to be Read more

A Petite LIE! ANTM Run Amuck [petite models]

Tyra Banks talks about her new season – Here is what she had to say (and what really chaps my ARSE!!):

Tyra: “Top Model was one of the first times we saw plus-size models treated equally; now it’s a Read more

Bella Petite Hour Business Edition: RELATIONSHIP BUILDING [business][dating][petite women]

The September 14th Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) and co-host Bella Petite business expert Maria Gamb the “Change Agent” will be all about relationship building in business and our personal lives.  Ann and Maria will talk Read more

Petite Celebrities and Petite Fashion Deals [petite celebrity][petite fashion]

Celebrity Red Carpet Look on Julie Benz

The red carpet always inspires celebrity looks at discount prices.  You can find tons of celebrity inspired looks online at edressme.com, or you can order direct and check out discount stores Read more

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LADIES of SUMMER! 10 PETITE CELEBRITY HOTTIES! (Pt Two)[petite celeb][petite fashion]

In a matter of weeks, Fall will arrive and swimsuits will fade back into our drawers feeling quickly abandoned by our warmer rags.   Before that happens it’s time to make the most of what’s left of this summer’s Read more

TOP TEN HOT PETITE CELEBRITY SWIMSUIT BABES! [petite fashion][petite models]

Summer is coming to a close and we thought it would be fun to do Bella Petite’s “TOP TEN” hot petite celebrity bikini babes of this year!

Here’s the first installment on the top five petite celebrity bikini babes. Read more

Award Winning Producers on The Bella Petite Hour [petite models][petite celeb]

August 17th the Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will feature two talented award winning producers!  We have some extreme talent making their way onto the show to tells us about their lifelong influences, life in entertainment, Read more

Petite Celebrity Madonna’s New “Material Girl” Clothing Line [petite fashion]

MATERIAL GIRL

The petite “material girl” herself, 5’3″ Madonna, launched a new clothing line and accessories at Macy’s New York on August 3rd.  The line was inspired by her daughter, 13 year old Lourdes Leon, who collaborated Read more

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Bella Petite Hour on “Five Quick Ways to Read the Room”

Take Your Networking Event by Storm: 5 Quick Ways to Read the Room™ and Meet “Your People”

This week’s Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) and business expert Maria Gamb will focus on the importance of meeting the Read more

Spotlight “Ann Lauren The Change Agent” By Maria Gamb [petite model] [business]

Ann Lauren:  “American Ingenuity” Necklace” by Jeffrey Appling of JEA Designs

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Sincerely Nia, “An August Adventure” [petite celebrity] [Nia Peeples]

Let me ask you some questions:

Do you feel alive?  Do you get excited?  Are you curious? Are you aware and living in the moment?  Or do you feel like you’re living in a box, in Read more

Petite Celebrity Christina Ricci on “Height”

CHRISTINA RICCI This feisty, petite actress made her film debut at the age of nine in the movie Mermaids, alongside singer Cher.  Let’s not forget her strange, goth-like performance as the dark and dreary Read more
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Next Generation Entertainment

This weeks Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will direct you towards some exciting new talent and new channels to explore when embarking on a career in entertainment.

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Petite Models Take on The Catwalk

Written by Angela Phillips a Bella Petite Regional Director and newly contributing writer.

For years it has been defined that a “runway” model has to be 5’9″ or taller.  This illogical definition has killed many aspiring petite models’ Read more

Sincerely Nia…Bringin’ it On

Bringin’ it On

Okay, I’m going to brag here about a woman who is an inspirational dynamo.  She’s a petite dynamo! This woman is pulling petite women together from all around the world!

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PETITE FASHION TRENDS: Best and Worst of 2010 [petite fashion]

PETITE FASHION TRENDS: Best and Worst of 2010

As we reach the half way point of 2010, it’s natural for our minds to spring forward towards 2011’s seasonal trends.  We can’t help hoping that some of the big Read more

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Bella Petite Hour LifeStyle “Stop and Smell the Roses”

Don’t you hate it when people tell you to stop and smell the roses? Especially when you feel like if you stop for even a moment its all going to come crashing down around you. How can you stop Read more

Bella Petite Hour on “Expert Creative Solutions” with Maria Gamb

6/29/10: The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) features Fortune 500 business experts Maria Gamb and Michael McMillan. We are going to talk about the importance of saying what you mean and meaning what you say.  Plus, Read more

Entertainment Experts Takeover the Bella Petite Hour

6/22/10: The Bella Petite Hour with (Host Ann Lauren) features entertainment expert’s Lynette McNeill “LA’s hottest acting coach.” Lynette has been in the entertainment business for over 30 years. Plus, Emmy Award winning producer and director Christopher Toyne Read more

Bella Petite Hour: Petite Model Doubleheader!

On the next Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) we will explore the petite model, fashion and entertainment scenes.  We have three great guests scheduled for the show to let us in on what’s happening in the Read more

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Ann Lauren On Bella Petites Future

BELLA PETITE MAGAZINE CELEBRITY BRAND AMBASSADOR EDITOR Ann Lauren ® biography on IMDB

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Ann Lauren Featured in Palm Springs Life! JUNE ISSUE

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Bella Petite Hour LifeStyle Show! Nia Peeples

On Tuesday, June 1st, the Bella Petite Hour LifeStyle show with hosts Nia Peeples and Ann Lauren.  Nia will tell us about her activities in France at the Cannes Film Festival. She will also have two excellent guest Read more

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The Art of Jewelry on The Bella Petite Hour

Now playing the May 25th, Bella Petite Hour with international jewelry designer and master gemologist, Jeffrey Appling. This show is all about buried treasure and the masterful art of turning rough stones into legendary, award-winning jewels fit for royalty.

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Ann Lauren ® hosts the Bella Petite Hour weekly at America's Web Radio, Radio Sandy Springs, BlogTalkRadio, Itunes, Read more

Bella Petite Hour “Embracing Leadership” with Fortune 500 Executive Maria Gamb

Now Playing, the Bella Petite Hour (with Ann Lauren) with petite powerhouse Fortune 500 Diva, Maria Gamb. In a collaborative effort Maria and Ann will breakdown all of the negative stereotypes and debunk myths relating to women and height Read more

Bella Petite Hour “Petite Model News” Cover Girl AIKO & Agent Swan Bowden

The May 11th “Bella Petite Hour” radio show (with Ann Lauren) features special guests: petite model cover girl finalist Aiko and Hawaii Focus International agent and director Swan Bowden.

Aiko is the May Bella Petite cover girl finalist!  Read more

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Bella Petite Hour “Palm Springs Highlights” Editorial Campaign: New Faces!

Meet new petite model faces for Bella Petite!

5’3″ Sundai Love, 5’2″ Colleen Shannon, and 5’4″ Shannon Hall they are a few of the many new faces that will be appearing in Bella Petite Magazine’s editorials.

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Who’s the REAL forgotten Woman? “Petite”

There has been a been an outcry in the press recently over the Lane Bryant advertisements, but the real forgotten woman is the petite woman!  The actual discrimination happening in the fashion industry is only against using petite Read more

The Bella Petite Hour “Business of Entertainment”

On the Bella Petite Hour with (Host Ann Lauren) there will be two fascinating and knowledgeable guests joining us to discuss the business of entertainment.

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Bella Petite Hour “Petite Model News!” Meet Amber Forrester

On the April 13th Bella Petite Hour radio show with (Host Ann Lauren) we featured special guests petite model Amber Forrester and International agent Swan Bowden.

Amber is the Bella Petite cover girl finalist for April! She is one Read more

Commercial Print Agencies, Height and Petite Modeling

THE TRUTH ABOUT: COMMERCIAL PRINT AGENCIES ON HEIGHT AND PETITE MODELS

Can I get Commercial print as a petite model?  (Petite Modeling)

The current “status quo” practiced by the fashion and beauty industry, leaves the petite model Read more

THE TOP 10 SPRING FASHION TRENDS FOR PETITE WOMEN

Petite women want to wear the latest fashion trends just like our taller counterparts.  The truth of the matter is that if you follow a few simple rules for putting outfits together, there is actually very little a Read more

The Bella Petite Hour with Nia Peeples on “Individuality”

The “Bella Petite Hour” (with host Ann Lauren) and petite celebrity Nia Peeples will be focused on the importance of “individuality.”  Every month we will have a lifestyle show with Nia to talk about the “Elements of Life.” Read more

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Bella Petite Hour Fashion Industry News & Trends Forecast

The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will have “Fashion Industry News and Trends Forecast” for 2010.  Ann will be joined by two fashion industry experts, including “Oscar Designer Challenge” top nine finalist Fernanda Carneiro!  We Read more

No Tanning for Beverly Hills 90210 Stars

The stars of the new Beverly Hills 90210 are on a tanning time out!  Seriously, how else are the California golden girls suppose to have that oh-so-golden glow?  Apparently, the producers of “90210” don’t want the show’s Read more

‘Designer Challenge 2010’ Vote for the Best Oscar Escort Gown! “Fernanda Carneiro’s in the TOP NINE”

It’s on the countdown to the Oscars begins! The 82nd Academy Awards are coming to you LIVE March 7th on ABC. We want you to vote and choose which designer’s evening gown will worn by an on-stage escort during Read more

Model and Talent Agent Suzi Hosfeld on the Bella Petite Hour

The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) is exposing the truth about the modeling industry with East Coast model and talent agent Suzi Hosfeld.  Suzi is 5’10” and began her career as a model, working the runways Read more

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Petite Celebrity Nia Peeples on the Bella Petite Hour

The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) is pleased to present special guest petite celebrity, actress and musician Nia Peeples!  Nia Peeples has enjoyed a diverse and successful career in the entertainment business which spans over Read more

5’0″ Danica Patrick on Nascar The Queen of Speed!

5’0″ Danica Patrick, Bella Petite’s favorite petite racer, is taking her passion for speed to a new track this year: Nascar’s junior Nationwide series.

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Mumbai Fashion Designer Archana Kochhar and PETITE Runway Models

There is exciting news on the petite fashion scene, but it seems you need to head out to Mumbai’s fashion circuit if you want to see true petite models rockin’ the runways! Couture fashion designer Archana Kochhar is blazing Read more

America’s Next Top Model’s Sundai Love on the “Bella Petite Hour”

The Bella Petite Hour a fashion, entertainment and lifestyle radio show (with host Ann Lauren) has special guest celebrity petite model 5’3″ Sundai Love, from the Tyra Banks (ANTM) America’s Next Top Model Cycle 13 “shorty edition.”

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Fashion Designer, Sex and the City’s Petite Star Sarah Jessica Parker

Can we say hello Halston!  Petite celebrity 5’2″ Sarah Jessica Parker is back in action as a new fashion designer for Halston. Originally Sarah’s budget friendly line “Bitten”, sold exclusively at the Steve & Barry’s (now defunct) department Read more

Spring Petite Fashion Highlights on The Bella Petite Hour

On February 2nd the Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will discuss Spring petite fashion trends with public relations and marketing expert Vanessa Urenda of AM Northwest in Portland, Oregon. We will also have two excellent petite clothing Read more

Update on Petite Celebrity Britney Murphy’s Cause of Death

The latest news in the investigation into petite celebrity 5’2″  Brittany Murphy’s death in that the Los Angeles Coroner’s Office is attempting to find an explanation for the crucial gaps in her medical history, in order for a Read more

Model and Advocate for the Disabled, Tiphany Adams, on the Bella Petite Hour

The Bella Petite Hour (with Host Ann Lauren) will feature “Wheely Famous,” petite model Tiphany Adams. Tiphany is a living exhibition of courage and inspiration, and her story needs to be heard and shared around with world. In life, Read more

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PETITE CELEBRITY TALENTS RULE AMERICAN IDOL!

Written By Ann Lauren:  It seems the petite (5’0″) Paula Abdul has left an indelible mark on American Idol.  Though no longer a cast member, we have missed her entertaining (though often pointless) commentary this season.   Read more

2010 Beauty, Skincare and Hair, Expert Advice! “Bella Petite Hour Radio Show”

On January 19th, the Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will feature Bella Petite’s resident beauty expert, Shonda Chase, RN.

Shonda Chase, a registered nurse and owner of Revive Salon and Spa and Wellness Center in Palm Springs, Read more

Internet Visionary “THE MOTHER OF THE CODE” SHERI WELLS

The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will feature visionary internet entrepreneur and innovator Sheri Wells. Sheri is currently guiding a burgeoning internet empire through her company, SMS Media Group.  She might be petite, but Sheri’s stature Read more

ALL MY CHILDREN “DAYTIME STAR PETITES” NOW IN LOS ANGELES

ALL MY CHILDREN ARRIVES IN LOS ANGELES

They have arrived! In an effort to cut production costs, ABC daytime soap All My Children has moved production from New York City to Los Angeles. The new AMC set will be Read more

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PETITE MODEL,THEATRICAL STAR & PRODUCER JENNIFER BOLLINGER

The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will feature a petite perspective on the modeling and entertainment world, special guest Jennifer Bollinger.  Bollinger started out in entertainment when she was 10 years old.  She is Read more

Lady Gaga to Appear on Bravo’s “Launch My Line”

By Ann Lauren: Lady Gaga owned the 2009 pop charts, snatching up numerous awards this year! The singing, dancing, piano playing 5’1″ petite pop star sensation is making a fashion statement appearance that’s all Gaga on Bravo’s “Launch My Read more

WHAT DEFINES A PETITE WOMAN? Height, Weight or both?

PETITE REFERS TO STATURE, NOT WEIGHT.

According to the fashion industry Petite is defined as 5′5″ inches tall and under. In the United States petite women represent 70% of the female population. There are approximately a hundred million petite Read more

Model and Entrepreneur Jillian Rabe on The Bella Petite Hour

The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) will feature a look from above in the modeling and entertainment world, special guest Jillian Rabe.  Jillian is a business woman, entrepreneur and an “industry standard” 5’9″ Read more

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“Dexter” Season Finale Shocker with Star PETITE Julie Benz

By Ann Lauren: If you DVR’d the Dexter season finale and haven’t watched it yet, read another Bella Petite post. Dexter’s season finale was by far one of the most distressing season finale’s in television history. The Showtime series Read more

MARY-KATE AND ASHLEY OLSEN [PETITE FASHION] STYLE ICONS

Powerful petite celebrity icons take on the business of HIGH FASHION!

By Ann Lauren: Petite stars Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen became millionaire moguls by age 10! Their careers were launched as infants on the tv series, Full House.

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“Holiday Fashion Highlights” on The Bella Petite Hour

The Bella Petite Hour with Host Ann Lauren is coming to you live with “Holiday Fashion Highlights” on December 15th! The show will feature two guests: author and fashion marketer Kim Williams Dahlman, and fashion designer Fernanda Carneiro. The Read more

2010 Grammy Nominations include Star PETITES!

By Ann Lauren: The nominations for the 2010 Grammy Awards were announced during a special live televised concert on Wednesday, December 2, 2009. The Grammy Nominations Concert Live! Coutdown to Music’s Biggest Night, special aired on CBS Read more

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“Emmy Award Winning Producer” on The Bella Petite Hour

An inside look into the entertainment world will be brought to you live on December 8th, with The Bella Petite Hour’s “Hollywood Insiders” special with host Ann Lauren. The show will feature two guests working in the entertainment industry, Read more

Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show- STOP HEIGHT DISCRIMINATION!

HOW VICTORIA’S SECRET DISCRIMINATES AGAINST WOMEN

BELLA PETITE QUESTION: How many petite women buy clothing, lingerie and swimsuits from Victoria’s Secret?

After our discussions with Victoria’s Secret executives, it’s clear they know their consumer, and that consumer is most Read more

TWO PETITE PUBLISHERS ON LIFESTYLE…

On December 1st, professional petite business women on “The Bella Petite Hour” with host Ann Lauren.  It’s always great to highlight professional women making a difference, and we have two excellent guests who exemplify that image.  Cynthia Read more

2009 American Music Awards ROCKED WITH STAR PETITES!

By Ann Lauren: It was awesome watching another awards show be completely dominated by PETITE superstars! You must see the AMA video’s below to see what I’m saying. Petite women rule the entertainment world. It is easy to see Read more

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America’s Next Top Model Cycle 13 Season Finale Review!

By Ann Lauren:  Last week my hopes of having a true petite model winner on ANTM were dashed, though I had been anticipating this disappointment for some time.  Despite this, I caved and watched the finale. Read more

Oprah Hosts Star Petites Hudson, Cruz & Cotillard from “Nine”

By Ann Lauren: Today Oprah  welcomed an all-star lineup of guests, including a few major petite celebrities.  The guests of the show, all from the new musical film “Nine,” included petite stars Kate Hudson, Penelope Cruz and Read more

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE PETITE CELEBRITY DOUBLE HEADER!

By Ann Lauren:  On Saturday, Nov14th petite pop star Fergie (5’1″) and the Black Eyed Peas rocked the SNL house.  The show was hosted by petite actress 5’5″ January Jones of Mad Men, and they did not Read more

Oprah Apologizes to Robin Givens For Mike Tyson Interview

By Ann Lauren:  The beautiful petite celebrity 5’2″ Robin Givens appeared on Oprah Winfrey today and received an apology from Oprah, who admitted during her show that she should have handled a recent Mike Tyson interview “better.” Read more

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America’s Next Top Model NO PETITE MODELS HERE…

By Ann Lauren: America’s Next Top Model no longer has any petite models on the show!   Much to my chagrin the last remaining true petite model 5’5″ Jennifer didn’t make it into the top two (as Read more

“MEET PETITE CLOTHING DESIGNER” Elizabeth Dutra

SWEET PETITES ACTIVE AND CASUAL APPAREL

Fashion month continues on The Bella Petite Hour this week with Ann Lauren hosting the founder and lead designer of Sweet Petites Apparel, Elizabeth Dutra.  Petite ladies have never looked so good Read more

FIVE Major FASHION Designers for PETITES!

By Ann Lauren:  Most designers have forgotten the petite consumer, but we have found five major designers offering petite sizing in their lines, though none include high-end petite offerings.  There are many smaller labels offering petite lines, Read more

America’s Next Top Model “Dive Deeper” with Marisa Miller

ANTM PREDICTIONS BY ANN LAUREN

My America’s Next Top Model predictions are coming true!  The final three models in the competition are 5’5″ Jennifer, 5’6″ Laura and dark horse competitor 5’7″ Nicole.  You’ll notice I Read more

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MEET Exclusively PETITE Denim Designer ALLISON IZU

FASHION MONTH IS UNDERWAY WITH FIT, FASHIONABLE, STYLISH JEANS!  The Bella Petite Hour (with your host Ann Lauren) is announcing “JEANS ARE BACK IN THE CLOSET!”  That’s right you heard me, your prayers have been answered by Read more

America’s Next Top Model “Interview 101” & Jessica Lowndes

Interview 101 with  Jessica Lowndes of “90210”

By Ann Lauren: ANTM Episode 8 “Interview 101” was an extremely informative and relevant show.  The models put their interviewing skills to the test as they interviewed 90210’s Jessica Lowndes Read more

“Meet The Experts” Beauty Shonda Chase & Fashion Kim Dahlman

BEAUTY AND FASHION EXPERT WEEK

The Bella Petite Hour (with Host Ann Lauren) will star special guests beauty and skincare expert Shonda Chase, R.N. and petite fashion expert Kim Williams Dahlman next Tuesday, November 3rd at 10:00 am PST, Read more

America’s Next Top Model “Petite Ninja Warriors”

PHOTO CHALLENGE WINNER NICOLE

By Ann Lauren: It’s mid-season and America’s Next Top Model is becoming tedious for me to write about.   In fairness though, all of ANTM’s shows tend to bore me at this point.  I Read more

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Fashion Photographer Peter Baratti & Petite Celebrity Playmate Colleen Shannon

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER AND PLAYBOY PLAYMATE

The Bella Petite Hour with Host Ann Lauren will launch its premiere radio webcast on October 20th with world-renowned fashion photographer Peter Baratti and Playboy Playmate Colleen Shannon.  Peter has had the pleasure Read more

Prospere Magazine Profiles Bella Petite’s own Ann Lauren!

For all of you who have wondered… Who’s Ann Lauren?  What is she all about?  When did she start working as a petite model for companies like Jantzen, Venus and Shelli’s Swimwear, Hawaiian Tropic, Kenar petites, Nordstrom Read more

America’s Next Top Model Guest Judge 5’3″ SuperModel China Chow

ANTM GUEST JUDGE CHINESE SUPERMODEL 5’3″ China Chow

By: Ann Lauren

Admittedly,  I wasn’t looking forward to ANTM’s episode 5.  I was expecting the same old tired routine and I just could not bare the prospect of Read more

Courteney Cox Petite Star of ABC Show Cougar Town!

Cougar Town Star Courteney Cox

By Ann Lauren

Former Friends star Courteney Cox has a new television show on ABC this season with Cougar Town. Born on June 15, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama, and is the youngest Read more

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Paramore: off the Charts! Brand New Eyes Album Released

PARAMORE

BRAND NEW EYES RELEASED

By: Ann Lauren

Hayley Williams, the petite lead singer of Paramore, rocks the music world!   We love the tiny 5’1″ Hayley, and she’s redefining cool!   This 20 year old punk rock dynamo Read more

Hot Body Model Search by Wilhelmina Model Agency

Internet PR News Wire Sept. 25 Wilhelmina Hot Body Search

By: Ann Lauren

Wilhelmina International, Inc. announced today that its special event activities have been extended to the category of fitness, and that the first-ever Wilhelmina Hot Body Read more

Ann Lauren on Bella Petite’s Future

Ann Lauren premier brands global source for petite female consumers. Read more

61st Primetime Emmy Awards… Petite Celebrity Highlights & Fashions!

EMMY AWARD HIGHLIGHTS AND PETITE FASHION REVIEWS

The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, were humorous and entertaining, but I think Mario Lopez might have been a better choice! You be the Judge…

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ANTM Episode 2: Wrong for Petite Models

By: Ann Lauren

My intention in covering America’s Next Top Model: Cycle 13  is to provide objective, reliable observations on the show and how it relates to the current state of petite modeling.  In my experience working Read more

MTV Video Music Awards Highlights & Petite Fashion Review!

2009 VMA’s Feature Exceptional Performances, Bittersweet Tributes and HIGH DRAMA

By: Ann Lauren

This year’s VMA’s, on the so-called “music television network” (which somehow retains the title despite no longer airing music videos), were quite the spectacle.  I Read more

America’s Next Top Model Misleads Petites

TYRA BANKS MISLEADS PETITE MODELS!

By Ann Lauren

It’s intriguing to me ANTM cycle 13 winner will be awarded a contract with Wilhemina Models.  Last time I checked (today) they don’t even have a “petite model division” at Read more

America’s Next Top Model Cycle 13 “shorty” Edition

ANTM CYCLE 13 SERIES PREMIERE

Tyra Banks and the America’s Next Top Model producers clearly know they aren’t the “first ever” petite model show.  I wonder if they appreciated our efforts for producing the largest petite women’s organization Read more

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America’s Next Top Model Cycle 13 CAST REVEALED

Season Premiere September 9 on the CW Network

By Ann Lauren

ANTM breaks the mold for cycle 13 by offering women “below the industry height standard” (5’7″ and under) the chance to become America’s Next Top Model.

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5’3″Madonna The inventor of REINVENTION! ADOPTION CRAZE!

SLAMMIN' HOT PETITE 5'3" MADONNA

PETITE POWERHOUSE POP ICON ROCKS MUSIC WORLD

By Ann Lauren: Yes, it’s true: Madonna is 5’3″ tall.  She’s the petite, female powerhouse that rocked the music world.  Her slammin’ hot petite body Read more

Petite Women Sweep the Teen Choice Awards!

PETITES: Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus & Megan Fox

Petite Women Sweep Teen Choice Awards!

By Ann Lauren

Ahh, music to my ears, petite ladies dominate the 11th Annual Teen Choice Awards. It’s time everyone acknowledges the fact that petite Read more

Petite Profiles: Lauren Conrad of “The Hills”

5'3" LAUREN CONRAD

ANTM Special Guest Judge, Lauren Conrad

By: Ann Lauren

The news is in and ANTM will have former “The Hills” petite Lauren Conrad on as a guest judge for an episode.  It is unfortunate that Lauren Conrad hides her true height.  After some brief research regarding her height, the results ranged from 5’2″-5’7″.  This interesting phenomenon in entertainment just makes my day.  Does anyone disclose their true height?  Probably not.  Deception is key in the entertainment business.  Bella Petite got to the bottom of it though, and Lauren Conrad’s true height is a ~5’3″.

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Madame Carven, First Petite Women’s Fashion Designer, Turns 100!

CARVEN DESIGNS

Madame Carven turns 100!

By Ann Lauren

Paris (AFP): Only a diminutive five feet one in her stockinged feet, for half a century she was the favourite designer of petite women.  “Couture brought me happiness, they Read more

Petite Profiles: 5’2″ Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson: “You don’t have to hold onto the pain to hold onto the memory.”

By: Ann Lauren

Even the dynamic, unstoppable petite-powerhouse, Janet Jackson, was caught in little fib to OPRAH when she mentioned, “I am little, I’m Read more

Race Car Driver 5’0″ Danica Patrick, INDY 500 Star!

5'0" DANICA PATRICK

US RACE CAR DRIVER AND INDY 500 STAR, DANICA PATRICK: PETITE, HOT AND FAST! By Ann Lauren

“Eat my dust boys!,” says 5’0″ Danica Patrick as she looks back at the following pack.  Danica has Read more

5’2″ Miss Puerto Rico Petite, You’re Fired!

Petite beauty queen Gone WILD!: Keishla Villafane Rivera Pageant Fiasco…

BY ANN LAUREN

5'2" Keishla Villafane

I have been in pageants, as a model and a producer, and I thought I’d seen and heard it all! Usually the pageant Read more

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Tyra Banks ‘America’s Next Top Model’ “2009 Year for Short Models”

ANTM cycle13 “shorty show” on PETITE MODELS…

Contestants for cycle 13 of The CW’s America’s Next Top Model will be required to be at or below five feet, seven inches (5′ 7″) in height for the first time Read more

Halle Berry on her CAREER, LOVE LIFE & NEW DAUGHTER! SHAMU TOO!

EXQUISITE PETITE BEAUTY ICON HALLE BERRY Recognized as one the world's most beautiful people, Halle Berry has been quoted as giving her height as both 5ft 4" and 5ft 5", which means she's likely 5'3". As we've noted celebs and their agents exaggerate actual height by two-four inches. The interesting phenomena with Halle is that we have discovered several sources purporting a wide range of heights from 5'2"to 5'9". Surely their measuring sticks are BROKEN! Read more

Petite American Tracy Austin takes on Wimbledon Fashion!

5’5″ Tracy Austin

PETITE POWER ON THE TENNIS COURT, YES WE HAVE SPORTS!

By Ann Lauren

Petites prove to be powerful on the tennis court.  Former world No.1 Tracy Austin is 5’5″ and was quick to give her Read more

Teen Sensation Miley Cyrus is PETITE POP Star!

Miley & Daddy Cyrus

TEEN POP STAR MILEY CYRUS AND BOYFRIEND NICK JONAS

By Ann Lauren

Teen pop star Miley Cyrus is reportedly 5’4″ tall, but keep in mind she has two more years of growth.  Also, remember Read more

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