We’ve truly come full circle from the days when scandalously low-rise jeans were all the rage. Women in 2019 live by the motto “Give me high-rise pants or give me death.” We get it: Higher cuts are pretty darn flattering, and they’re excellent at emphasizing your figure, as they draw the eye to the narrowest part of your waist. But for anyone with a short torso, this trendy style runs the risk of making you look like you're using the waistband of your jeans to also support your bust.
But just because you weren’t graced with a perfectly proportioned frame doesn’t mean you need to pass on wearing high-waist pants. Follow these five tips to bend, mold and tweak the trend so it will work with—not against—your short torso.