Tall Tuesday Trend: Floral Prints

It's Tall Tuesday and today I'm showing you a hot trend for the Summer: floral prints. First,I've created you a tall floral print outfit. I love the lavender and green combo and I've paired it with gorgeous neutral colored accessories. Tall Floral Print Scuba Dress & Outfit Tall Floral Print Scuba Dress.  Bianco Stone Earrings.   Biano Stone Bracelet.  Fitzwell Nude Heels to size 13. More Tall Floral Prints This post is part of a linkup party. You may also like this skirt and outfit. … [Read more...]

Tall Maxi Dress: Dressed Up and Down

I've seen so many tall maxi dresses I love lately.  I'll have to share a post with a round up some time soon but for now I thought I'd share one simple tall maxi dress styled dressed up and down.  That's one of the primary reasons I love maxis. They can be super casual or a bit dressy.  And a tall maxi dress won't hit you at that awkward spot a regular sized one will. Tall Maxi Dress. Comes in additional colors. Dressed Up:  Bold Bead Strands.   Kate Spade Tote.    Coral Wedges. Up to size 12. Dressed Down:  Twisted Beaded Strands.  Le Sportsac Petite Temptress Tote.  Lace Up Canvas Sneakers.  (Up to size 13, 4 color options). Which look is your favorite? … [Read more...]

Personal Shopping: Tall Mother-of-the-Bride-Dress

Client: 6' tall, 67 years young. Sizes: Size 12-14 Needs: A mother-of-the-bride dress or long skirt. Doesn't need to be formal as this is the 2nd marriage of her daughter. She prefers covered arms. Venue: A grange in the state of Washington at the end of August. Tall Mother of the Bride Dress This dress is one that can be dressed up or down and will stay in style for years.  I love the figure flattering waist. I've paired it with neutral heels and classic pearls. These pieces lighten up the outfit for Summer wear.  Day to Night Tall Dress.  Brown Pearls Necklace & Earrings.  RSVP Kitten Heels to size 12. Tall Mother of the Bride Skirt Outfit Option two is a comprised of a skirt and blouse.  I think both pieces are age appropriate without being frumpy.  The flare in the skirt adds a flirty kick to the outfit and I've paired it with simple, yet beautiful accessories.  Tall Drapeneck Blouse - the coral color - brightens the outfit. Flared Tall Maxi … [Read more...]

Personal Shopping: Semi-Formal Tall Outfit for NYC

Client: 5'10" tall, 31 years old, 140lb. Sizes: XS, Small or 4 in the waist, 34" Inseam, Rectangle Shape, Size 11 Shoe Budget: $100 budget (give or take) Wants:  Semi-formal attire for a trip to New York traveling in mid-May. She's need a complete look to wear to her aunt's 70th birthday party. She doesn't like heels, but should possibly wear a kitten heel. She likes her clothes to come below her knees and likes casual/contemporary styles.  She normally wears t-shirts with jeans or capris and sandals and needs help with dressing up her style. "Due to me being on the skinner and tall side it has always been difficult for me to find clothing that “I” feel  look good on me."   Tall Snob Responds:  Thank you for reaching out for suggestions. It sounds like a fun trip for you to get together with your family.   I've put together two looks for you, but did find it impossible to stay within your budget with accessories.  The first one is for a dress, be sure and choose the … [Read more...]

Personal Shopping: Tall Travel Dresses

Client: 5'10" tall, 50 years old Sizes: Size 12, 36DD chest (sometimes 38). Shoes size 10. Budget: Whatever it takes if something fits and looks good! Wants: "I am going to Italy in June and have a trip for Memorial day in Chicago and it would be nice to have some nice new stuff for these trips. I love summer dresses - above the knee slightly - I like short sleeves rather than totally sleeveless but sleeveless is fine too as long as the bra straps are totally covered and the boob area isn't too revealing... I don't mind a bit of cleavage but I don't want my big boob bra to show! I'm a bit thicker in the middle but working diligently on that."   Tall Snob Responds:  I love that you directed me to your Facebook profile as I was able to stock look at your photos and style and see that you're a really beautiful and young looking 50!  For my picks in tall travel dresses, I included a mix of casual vs. dressier styles. Many of the dresses can be worn with sandals or … [Read more...]

Easter Inspired Pastel Pieces

Easter and spring in general call for pastels.  Here are a few fun pieces available in tall sizes! Sources: Tall Pencil Dress- Coral Crepe. Tall Scalloped Edge Cami Dress. Tall Summer Picnic Dress. Tall Henley Tunic. Tall Ankle Trousers. Nine West Peep Toe Pumps. Up to size 12. Nine West Flats. Up to size 12. Tall Pleated Midi Skirt. … [Read more...]

Ikat Tall Shirtdress

Don't give up on me! I haven't posted much this past week as it's been an extremely busy week and I have had so much Mom business to take care of.  The kiddos come first. As much as I would love to blog every day, it's not always realistic. After today, I will be taking another leave for the rest of the week as it's Spring break. I will be out in the desert without any Internet access.  But, you can expect me back next week for sure! For those of you waiting on personal shopping requests, I haven't forgotten you.  It will be another week. Sorry! Today I'm inspired by the blues in this skirt dress. I'd rather be wearing this on a beach vacation, then the sloppy clothes I'll be wearing four- wheeling in the desert. Maybe when I return... Ikat Tall Shirtdress. Vigotti Blue Sandals to size 13. Lucky Brand Blue Drop Earrings. Hinge Bracelet Please let me know what type of things you'd like posted this Spring.  Any style challenges, etc. Comment below. … [Read more...]

Tall Personal Shopping: Day to Night Dress for Vacation

Client: 6'0" women Size: 6, 36" inseam Budget: $50 Request: My boyfriend and I are planning a trip to Washington DC this summer.  I'd like a tall summer dress that I can wear during the day while sightseeing but that can be dressed up for an evening out.: Tall Snob Responds: I love this request! It's very realistic- when you travel you don't want to over pack so it's important that clothing items pull double duty.  In addition $50 is a reasonable price for a day time dress (though magazines would have you believe that $150 is "normal." Don't you hate that?!).  I probably should have requested the client's age for a more specific search but here's what I came up with (and keep reading for some tips on taking dresses from day to night!). All dresses are under $50, with many falling under $40. Other than the dress on the top right, I consider these dresses ultra feminine in style.  The top right is a bit more classic with its shape and navy and white stripes. Tall Blue … [Read more...]

Green Inspiration for St. Patrick’s Day

Have I told you how much I love the color green?  It epitomizes Spring to me.  If you look to nature, you'll notice that green is everywhere and acts as a background to make everything else brighter. When choosing a shade of green to wear next to your face, bright greens are flattering on almost anyone, but the muted shades of green - can really make you look worn out. Here's a few items that make me Smile today: Tall Green V-Neck T-Shirt.   Green Floral Scarf.   Green Tall Skater Dress - save 20% off via code LUCKYDUCK. Ends 3/19 at 7 am ET.  Green Bermudas in Tall.   Green Wedge Sandals.   3/4 Sleeve T-Shirt. There's some great St. Patrick's Day sales going on now that you may want to check out. … [Read more...]

Tall Personal Shopping: What to Wear as a Court Reporter

Client: 6'1" tall, 49 years old works as a court reporter. Size: 14 with a 35" inseam length. Size 12 shoes. Wants: Help in finding clothes. She basically has 2 pair of black knit pants that she interchanges with blouses. She hates shopping and doesn't know what looks good together. Budget:  Moderately priced.   Tall Snob Responds:  I can see your dilemma. You work in an environment where the judge wears a bulky robe that masks every bit of body shape.  You are trying to cover the case without being the focus of the case. Does this mean you need to dress like a nun? No! You can still be a stylish women while still looking professional.  Now having said that, I don't suggest you wear fluorescent colors or get an extreme hairstyle.  But, you can office appropriate colored suits with a pretty accessory such as a shiny necklace. A few guidelines: Suits in darker colors, grays or tans. Classic pumps with low to medium heels. Blouses with at least short to long … [Read more...]

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