Tall Trends: Zippers

Zippers are a hot trend as you will find them as the main adornment on dresses, tops, skirts and pants. Other zippers are purely functional while adding a stylish embellishment.   I love this edgy style. View some of my favorite zipper trend items in tall sizes below.  If you are getting this via email, you will have to come to the site to see the featured items. Here's a few tall sales you won't want to miss: Today only – The Limited is offering 40% off All Full Price Items! (no code needed) Valid 10.18 only. Long Tall Sally – Save 20% off full priced items through Sunday, 10/19. New York & Co – Fall Fashion Finds from $22! Valid 10/17-10/20. Ann Taylor – Save 50% Off Accessories, full priced tops and shoes via code STYLE50. Ends 10/20- at 3 am EST. Hope you're having a fabulous weekend! … [Read more...]

Taller Than Your Average Line

Taller Than Your Average has teamed up to offer Long Tall Sally a new line for tall women. Irene Abongtaen is the London based fashion stylist and TTYA founder. She is 5'11" tall and a former ASOS fashion stylist. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mtza1_thWkg&index=1&list=UUbF2Wql9kuQXYDK_3DAYjzQ The 18 piece capsule collection offers young, stylish, high quality pieces that are specifically cut for women 5'8" or taller. Shot by fashion photographer Alex Sainsbury and modelled by Irene's close friend Jamie Gunns, the strong 18 piece collection boasts key trend pieces from textured over-size yeti coats, scuba biker jackets to overly distressed denim. Here are a few items that I'm excited about:  Tall Yeti Coat - How fun!  Removable Collar Dress - Sophisticated Sexy. Tall Scuba Biker Jacket - Love the edgy details. The collection is available in sizes 4-14, which is my only complaint as a this still leaves out the sizes 16-20.  Hopefully they will consider this … [Read more...]

Giraffe Print Dress

I had to show you this cute plus size giraffe print dress.   I love the large print. It's called a  maxi dress, but I think it looks great on the 5'11" model as a t-length dress.  It comes in sizes 12-26. I know that I show you giraffe print all of the time, it's because I have a little obsession with it!  It helps me to not take myself too seriously! You may also like these giraffe print items: … [Read more...]

The Limited Adds Tall Sizes

I'm happy to announce that The Limited is now selling women's tall sizes.  They used to sell longer length pants and jeans. But lucky us, as they've added new items proportioned for tall women including dresses, shirts, blazers, sweaters, skirts, pants and jeans.  It's a great time to be tall as we're seeing more of these stores recognizing that we want more tall choices! So be sure and support the stores that support us! And you can save 40% off all full priced items via code BONUS40 through 8/17. Shop here. … [Read more...]

Formal Tall Dresses

Today's post is inspired by Mary on our Facebook page. She asked for help in finding her some options in formal tall dresses that she can wear to a wedding.  Of course, I love these type of requests and know that there's probably several of you looking for similar items.  Whether you are attending a wedding as a guest, or perhaps you're a mother-of-the-bride, I've picked out a dozen of my favorite formal tall dresses that I love for wedding wear. Row 1:  Cream Tall Lace Dress.  Scroll Sleeve Tall Dress.  Tall Black Sheath Dress.  Tall Lace Dress. Row 2:  Posh Tall Little Black Dress.  Tall Silk Dress - in many colors. Black Shutter Dress.  Lace Waist Tall Dress. Row 3:  Formal Tall Maxi - also in pink.   Wrap Tall Maxi Dress.   One Shoulder Tall Maxi Dress - also in pink.  Necklace Tall Maxi Aren't they gorgeous? Which one is your favorite? Leave a comment below. … [Read more...]

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...]

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