Tagged tall fashion


A Lot Like Coming Home with Lands’ End

In the summer of 1984, Lands’ End founder Gary Comer wrote an article for placement in the seasonal catalog. He titled it, “The Principles of Doing Business”. In it, he shared the values that had transformed Lands’ End from a 15-order-a-day, yachting equipment supplier created in a Chicago basement into a multi-million dollar clothing retailer a…


Off and Away in the Lightweight Down Parka From Lands’ End

Traveling is a huge passion of mine, and I hop on planes and trains (and automobiles) to explore new places every chance I get. After many years of lugging over-stuffed suitcases on bikes and boats and over miles of rocky paths, I have finally learned the value of packing only what I can carry in…

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The Indochino Experience: Part I (Shopping & First Fit)

Being six foot six inches tall generally does not make for a good shopping experience for any kind of clothing and most certainly not for suiting. In fact it’s usually the opposite, a recipe for frustration, with the question, “Do you have suiting in size 48 extra large tall?” usually met with a blank stare—or,…


The Cozy and Luxurious Car Coat from Lands’ End Tall

Photo credit: Pamela McLendon If you haven’t been alerted yet, Lands’ End Tall has released their new fall/winter 2016 outerwear line! My favorite selection of the collection is the Wool Car Coat (worn here in shade: Vicuna) which is perfect for those of you who, like me, dress like it is still 1955. As a Wisconsin girl, not only…


Hint Hint for the Holidays…Try Cuyana For Great Gifts

If there’s anything I wouldn’t have anticipated about my sartorial tastes as I’ve aged, it most certainly would be that I’d find myself a proponent of a) minimalist uniforms; b) neutral palettes; and c) fewer, but better-made pieces. Despite glamming it up for photoshoots on The Height of Style, my workweek wardrobe is becoming a plug-and-play game…


Not Your Average LBD c/o Long Tall Sally

Photo Credit: Pamela McLendon I remembered something embarrassing the other day: the only true LBD I own is, in fact, a maternity dress I scooped up years ago and which, thanks to the extra length (meant to accommodate an expecting stomach), has ever since served as my main tall-ish LBD. However convincing it may be…