SHORT WAIST TIDBIT
If you are short waisted try petite clothing. This has been specially designed for short waisted women.
You don't have to be skinny or short to be petite.
Many large busted, voluptuous or very tall women would never see themselves as petite but in fact many of them are. If you are high in the hips (specially after childbirth) and short in the waist. Try on a Petite Jacket compared to a regular jacket and see the difference.
You will see that petite blouses, T-shirts and Jackets are never cut as long.
LONG WAIST TID BIT
Did you know that most Triangle Shape and Pear Shape women are long waisted.