We all know there are certain things that simply can't be changed -- as much as you might want to. One great example: your height, which can sometimes feel like a serious impediment to your style-especially for the vertically-challenged, who often complain that a certain street style star's look would "only look good on someone tall."

Until science comes up with a way for petite folks to add a few extra inches, your best bet is to rely on a few clever fashion tips and tricks to fake those extra inches. Below are 14 ways to instantly look taller using nothing but what you've got in your closet.

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