Badass Petite Women: Moms, Bloggers, Entrepreneurs & More


Petite Ave is all about creating an empowering community for petite women. Every Wednesday, we feature an inspiring petite woman who has been handpicked by our team. We hope you enjoy learning about them!  Know of an amazing petite woman who deserves to be featured? Let us know


this week's feature

Malia Makaila


This week’s petite WCW is Malia Makaila (5’5’’), a petite, American model of Hawaiian and Portuguese descent on the petite board of the State Management New York agency. Malia graduated from University of the Arts, Philadelphia in 2016 with a BFA in dance and immediately started solidifying her career in modeling. From that point forward she has been a positive force of change in the ever evolving world of modeling, and is confident that with more efforts from petite and plus sized models, the industry will only continue to become more inclusive over time. Read the full feature here.

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