What should I wear if I have a short torso and long legs? Low-rise pants are the best way to create proportion for your figure and flatter your long legs. To elongate your short torso, light wash and colored denim will bring the eye downward to emphasize your gams.
What is considered long legs short torso? You have a long torso if your second measurement from the groin to the floor is shorter. Longer torsos generally have a lower hip-line making the torso elongated. Those with longer torso’s generally have a shorter legs in comparison to their torso.
Why do I have a short torso and long limbs? About one out of every 5,000 Americans has Marfan syndrome. It affects males and females of all races and ethnicities. Children who have Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin, with long arms, long double-jointed fingers, a short torso, and very long legs.
What is considered short torso? In general, less than 18 inches is a small torso, 18 to 20 inches is a medium torso, and over 20 inches is a large torso.