Tagged long tall sally coat

kk1_header
0

Classics since 1976…Happy 40th, Long Tall Sally!

Birthdays are wonderful, and this year there’s a big one—our tall girl favorite Long Tall Sally turns the big 4-0! Though I can’t say I have been a fan for 40 years (not quite there…yet), I was introduced to LTS when I studied abroad in London in 2003. Prior to that, I had never had the…

kk2_web
0

Gingham Style from Long Tall Sally

Good ol’ gingham. The origin of this punchy, woven cotton or linen fabric dates back to the 17th century. The first ginghams were originally exported to Europe via Dutch-colonized Malaysia, and they were striped; not checked (“gingham” is borrowed from the Malay adjective for “striped”). When the Brits started manufacturing fabrics in the 18th century,…

Liz3_header
1

Channeling Audrey with Long Tall Sally

Photo Credit: Karin Londgren As you can see here, I have long had a love affair with Long Tall Sally, and I must say that the only thing better than doing one review of Long Tall Sally is getting to do another one. The beauty of this LTS trench, like all classic trench coats, is that…