This FAQ contains answers to the most frequently asked questions in relation to all things tall.
We’ll give you answers to questions about:
- Tall clothing
- Tall height definitions
- Tall products
And much more.
Whatever your question is, we’ll provide you with a good answer.
Let’s dive right in!
What is Tall Clothing?
Tall clothing is clothing for men taller than 6’3″ / 190 cm, and for women taller than 5’8″ / 172 cm. The design of tall clothing usually has longer sleeves, longer torso length, higher rise on jeans/pants as well as longer inseams than regular clothes.
What does tall in clothing mean?
Tall in clothing means that the piece of apparel is sized in a way that caters for men taller than 6’3″ / 190 cm, or for women taller than 5’8″ / 172 cm. The tall sizes often uses T as abbreviation on the clothing label; examples are MT (medium tall), LT (large tall) and XLT (extra large tall).
What is Big & Tall Clothing?
Big & Tall clothing are for men and women, who are both taller and larger than average clothing brands cater for. Big & Tall sizes are catering for those above 6’3″ / 172 cm who are of a less athletic build – as a rule of thumb with a waist circumference larger than their chest circumference.
Where to buy men’s tall clothing?
Men’s Tall Clothing can either be bought in mainstream stores with Tall-sections, or at dedicated Tall-brands only catering to men above 6’3″ / 190 cm of height. Examples of popular clothing brands with tall men’s clothing are:
- American Tall
- Asos Tall
- J. Crew
Where to buy women’s tall clothing?
Women’s tall clothing can be bought in physical department stores with tall-sections, or online at dedicated tall brands catering specifically for women taller than 5’8″ / 172 cm. Examples of clothing stores for tall women are:
- Height of Fashion
- American Tall
- Long Tall Sally
- Alloy Tall
- Boohoo Tall