A Guide to the Best Jeans for Tall Women
When it comes to getting dressed, tall girls—the Karlie Klosses, Taylor Swifts, and Jourdan Dunns of the world—are a lucky bunch. Thanks to natural legginess and stretched out proportions, they can wear flats 24/7 (even with pencil skirts!) without fear of looking stumpy; when they buy jeans, it never requires an extra trip to the tailor. The downside? Tracking down silhouettes long enough to accommodate those extra inches is tougher than you'd expect.
The inseam of most standard-sized denim is around 32" —just long enough for a women who stands, approximately, at 5’7" without shoes. Anyone taller is left to contend with an awkward gap between the ankle and the foot, forced to only purchase styles that will work "cropped."
Not anymore. We've tapped experts from Frame, Topshop, Gap and more to share the best blues for ladies with supermodel-long stems. Read on for their picks!
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Offering a plethora of styles in both tall and taller fit, you won't miss a beat when it comes to great denim like this perfect slim straight style.
Another great brand that offers signature styles in tall. Try this girlfriend style for a relaxed, lived-in look.
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Look for the "tall" fit tab when shopping Topshop's website. Customer-favorite style "Jamie" comes in a variety of trend forward washes.
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Go for the long fit when choosing denim styles from A&F. This boot cut was made for girls over 5'8".
Another great resource for tall options, Old Navy offers great denim like these perfect skinnies at a price you can't beat!
A fashion forward flare that is a great going out option for those with long stems.
Available in both long and extra long lengths, this will be your new favorite vintage inspired Mom jean style.
The Margot is the essential high-rise skinny jean and fits tall frames perfectly.