Here’s where your less imposing stature comes in handy: Wood says shorter guys can get away with addressing women head-on and not intimidate them like taller men would. It’s a subtle change, but it’ll make her more comfortable opening up because that’s how she’s used to bonding, Wood says.
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& every single guy on this planet has plenty of wonderful qualities and are just as eligible as any other guy.BY SARAH JACOBSSON PUREWAL Coming up short in the dating world?Every short man can tell a story of the obstacles he’s faced in the dating game, from being filtered out of searches online, being told he’s perfect, but not tall enough, to outright hostility from women who think short=inferior.The studies confirm that dating as a short guy is hard mode.But remember: The goal is to show your interest—not creep her out. As tempting as it may be, don’t fudge your height in your online dating profile, says Julie Spira, author of The Perils of Cyber-Dating: Confessions of a Hopeful Romantic Looking for Love Online.
Think about it: You wouldn’t want her to blatantly lie about her weight, would you?
Go for monochromatic color schemes like dark jeans and a dark shirt instead of dark jeans and a white shirt. But shorter guys can get away with it because their height makes them less threatening, Wood says.
Related: 6 Rules To Follow When Buying Suits DON’T LET YOUR INSECURITY GET THE BEST OF YOU. Tie on that friendship bracelet your niece made you. Holding her gaze for longer than 3 seconds—without towering over her—reads as pure attraction, Wood says.
Why does she prefer a Blake Griffin over a Tom Cruise? (Primal attraction works both ways: It’s why you’re an ass man, too.) But don’t fret: Not only are there some major Scientific Advantages of Being Short, but you also can get a leg up with these smart dating tips. The wrong clothing can make you look pint-sized, but the right rags can lengthen your look, says Brock Mc Goff of short-guy style blog The Modest Man.
The first rule: Get your pants hemmed and your sleeves shortened, Mc Goff says.
It’s okay to ditch decimals and round up to the nearest inch, Spira says, but don’t fib more than that.