Tagged Long Tall Sally


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,…


Tangled Up in Blue with Long Tall Sally

I am not a flashy girl. I have no piercings, no tattoos, and until I was 24, I had never dyed my hair (and even then, I went with a brownish-red that closely resembled my own hair color). When it comes to clothing, I favor earth tones, and most of my shoes are brown. But…


Add Some Spring To Your Step With Long Tall Sally

I don’t know about you, but I am so ready for spring! I am so tired of bundling up in several layers just to leave the house and being restricted to wearing either snow boots or rain boots. I am aching to stuff all my winter clothes in a corner and break out my skirts…


Architecting the Perfect Outfit with Long Tall Sally

Photo Credit: Barbara Babcock With just two months into my time in New York City, I am still adjusting to the city’s fast pace and prevalent stylishness. Transitioning from Texas—and from life as a graduate student—I am rebuilding my working wardrobe, and the Long Tall Sally Cotton Stretch Shirt in polka dot has been the perfect staple piece….


Dress Up, Dress Down, with Long Tall Sally

Photo Credit: Camille Snyder ‘Who do I want to be today?’ Right after the alarm goes off, this is pretty much the first question I ask myself before I rub the sleep out of my eyes. The second generally has something to do with how quickly I can get a cup of coffee made! I’m…


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…