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It's that time of year again when Long Tall Sally hosts tall clothing pop up shops across the country (yeah!!). This weekend, September 15 and 16, they will be in the Big Apple, New York City. I know there are a lot of tall fashionable ladies in that area, so go check it out! Other pop up shops this month will be in LA Long Beach in California and also Phoenix, Arizona.
Click on the links below for specific locations and times...
At these shops, you will get an up close and personal look at some of Long Tall Sally's new 2017 Fall/Winter collection. To see their entire line, click here.
Before I get into the sales, I first want to say a great big THANK YOU to all the brave men and women who have sacrificed their lives to bring peace and protection to our country. And, while this is a national day of remembrance in the U.S., there are many fighting for peace all over the world and deserve appreciation as well. So, thank you.
In honor of Memorial Day, many retailers traditionally offer discounts and sales online and in stores. If you're looking to add to your summer collection, now would be a great time to do that...and, snag a nice bargain along the way.
For the complete list of tall clothing Memorial Day promotions, visit my Tall Clothing Sales page. Enjoy!
Hey, friends! I just wanted to pass along some info from tall shop, Alloy Apparel. They took feedback from customers (like myself!) who were frustrated with having to pay extra just for buying tall sizes and made a change...all tall sizes are now the same price as non-tall sizes! The same goes for their plus sizes as well. No extra cost added!
I applaud Alloy for listening to their tall customers. We don't want to pay extra just because we have long legs and long arms. This is a good move by the company. Thanks, Alloy!
On another positive note, they have also restocked a number of jeans and pants in their tall collection. I know a lot of you have been waiting for this and will be happy to hear it. Below are just a few items that are either new arrivals or restocked favorites.
And as always, you get free shipping on orders over $100!
Avery Bootcut Jean (in up to a 39" inseam!)
Visit Alloy to take a look at all the other new and restocked items. And, enjoy the new pricing change! :)
For all of my tall friends in the New York City area, Long Tall Sally will be hosting a pop up shop this weekend on March 31st and April 1st. I know many of you get super excited when these temporary shops come into town, so get ready!
You will find items from LTS' new 2017 spring collection as well as tall basics such as jeans and pants and large size shoes. Have fun and enjoy, New Yorkers!
Tall sale alert! And, it's a good one! Eddie Bauer is having a huge sale right now and they are offering 40% off everything...even clearance. Whenever I see that a discount applies to items that are already on sale, that's when I jump in and buy. Why not, right? Buying tall clothing is expensive enough, so I may as well get some on the cheap when I can.
All winter, I've been wanting an ultra light, ultra warm vest. I just saw this one on clearance at Eddie Bauer and I snagged it. Regular price was $149.00, on clearance for $69.99, but with the 40% off I got it for $41.99!
MicroTherm StormDown Vest in Tall
$41.99 (72% off!)
I can't wait until my vest gets here! Yes, winter is pretty much over where I live in Texas, but at least I have it going forward.
Below are some of the other pieces I am considering buying while they are on sale.
Sweatshirt Sweater Henley in Tall
$17.99 (74% off!)
Passenger Ponte Pants in 36" Inseam
$32.39 (64% off!)
Tranquil Dress in Tall
$17.99 (82% off!)
Yukon Classic Down Jacket in Tall
$65.99 (70% off!)
These are just a few of what's available. There are 180 items in Eddie Bauer's tall women's clearance section alone. Of course, everything on the site is 40% off and I see some great new arrivals as well. Be sure to check them out and save some money!
Dare to bare. Your shoulders that is. Off-the-shoulder tops were a thing back in the 90's and have found a resurgence in popularity over this past year. They seem to be everywhere these days. And, now, even TALL open-shoulder tops can be found!
So, what do you think of the shoulder-baring trend? I never indulged in the look back in the 90's, but I'm liking it now. It's very feminine with just a tad of sexy, the perfect fashion combo I'd say. You can show off a bit of skin without revealing too much. It's an easy and subtle way to say to the world, "I'm feeling sexy and confident and I'm not afraid to show it!"
If you haven't dared to bare yet, go for it. I'm telling you, it's empowering...sexy...and fun!
Recently, I told you about Alloy Apparel's new line of tall women's shapewear. In all the excitement of a brand new tall category being unveiled, I chose to try out a pair of their shapewear leggings...and they certainly did not disappoint. Super comfortable, super long!
Check out my pictures and full review here.
For those of you who have been searching for some good options for tall shapewear, we finally have an answer! Alloy Apparel has just released their new collection of shapewear made specifically for long torsos and legs. These specialty undergarments are designed to offer tall women coverage while smoothing out bumps and supporting our bodies when it's needed the most...under those tighter-fitting pieces. They will also enhance your body shape, making you look slimmer while showing off the right kind of curves under your outfit. Sounds great, doesn't it?!
To celebrate the release, Alloy is offering Tall Women Resource visitors an EXCLUSIVE promotion! From now through February 14th, you will get 10% OFF tall shapewear, just choose anything from their new line! Use the coupon code ALLOYSHAPE when you checkout.
You can see Alloy's tall shapewear collection here.
Or, click here to visit my new Women's Tall Shapewear page.
Hey friends! I wanted to pass along news of a tall sweater sale that I think you'll really like. Alloy Apparel is offering 50% off sweaters through tomorrow, January 24th, with promo code SWEATER50. When you apply that discount to their sweaters that are already on sale, you can get some really good steals...some even under $10!
Below are some examples of tall sweaters you can find for cheap. For Alloy's entire 50% off sweater collection, click here.
Cross Front Sweater in Tall
$9.97 (75% off!)
2 Pocket Cardigan Sweater in Tall
$9.97 (75% off!)
Boatneck Tunic Sweater in Tall
$10.97 (73% off!)
Duster Cardigan Sweater in Tall
$17.46 (65% off!)
Enjoy the inexpensive sweater options! And, remember, this sale is over tomorrow so don't wait too long to take a look.
May the new year be filled with happiness, success, and fabulous tall clothes that fit! Happy 2017 to all my tall friends!
Got your eye on a new tall sweater or pair of jeans? Go on and gift yourself! And get it under your tree by Christmas with free shipping from some of your favorite tall clothing retailers. Not only that, but there are plenty of other great deals to be had as well. You can see these on my tall clothing sales page here.
Tall retailers participating in National Free Shipping Day include:
Long Tall Sally (plus get 25% off!)
Eddie Bauer (plus get 50% off!)
Express (plus get 50% off!)
Gap (plus get 45% off!)
Shoebuy (plus get 25% off!)
Today is the day I've been waiting for all year! It's Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping event of the year. And, the best day to buy tall clothes! You have to buy them online anyway, so you may as well snag some great discounts while you're at it.
I'll be browsing the online racks today for sure and I'm expecting to find some great things. What are you going to add to your closet today?! Happy shopping!
For a list of all current Cyber Monday promotions, click here.
It's Black Friday weekend and the holiday shopping craziness has begun! Of course, for us tall ladies, our shopping has to be done online...and I can't really complain about that because we still get all kinds of deals with the bonus of not having to wait in those long store lines.
Whatever you're looking for this year, there's bound to be a discount on it this weekend. Below, I've picked out a few examples of promotions you'll come across from some of your favorite tall retailers.
For a list of all current Black Friday promotions, click here.
Happy shopping (and saving)!
Before the holiday shopping madness begins tomorrow (or likely tonight for some!), I'm taking a moment to just sit and think about all the things I'm grateful for. And, there is plenty to be sure.
I'm thankful for my family. I'm thankful for my friends. And, I'm thankful for you, my readers and visitors. I may not know each of you personally, but it's nice to have a community of people that all share a common trait, our height.
I hope that today, you will all take a pause and think about the good things you have, including this...
Just a head's up for those of you needing some tall pants in your closet...Long Tall Sally is having their Big Pants Sale this weekend! They are giving 20% off of one pair of regular-priced pants or 30% off two or more pairs through November 6th. This doesn't include jeans but they have a ton of pants styles to choose from. Their inseams go up to 38".
Also, today I noticed they added on a free U.S. shipping promo for the weekend with no minimum purchase. Sweet!
Click here to check out the sale.
It's that time of the year again for Long Tall Sally's tall clothing pop up shops to pop up! They will be selling items from their new fall collection this weekend in Seattle. Other host cities in October include Washington D.C., New York City, and St. Louis. Worldwide, Amsterdam and Dublin are also on the list.
If you live near any of these areas, take this unique chance to actually try on tall clothing before you buy. It's the perfect opportunity!
For date, time, and location information on any of these pop up shops, click here.
Time for a happy dance! Long Tall Sally is offering 20% off all of their jeans through September 11th. They just added a bunch of new styles with a variety of fits, most coming in a choice of glorious long inseam lengths (34", 36", and 38"!). I also noticed that many of their denim options now come in up to size 20.
I thought I'd pass along news of the sale since many of you would be interested. Below, I picked out a few of their new arrivals, but there are plenty more. Don't forget, you'll also get free shipping on orders over $30. Enjoy!
Supersoft Legging Jean / Shaper Bootcut Jean
Sculpt High Rise Bootcut Jean / Easy Fit Boyfriend Jean
Shaper Skinny Jean / Utility Jean
Note: These links will take you to the LTS homepage. From there, do a search for the particular item or go to their Jeans section.
Tall Silhouette Floral Sateen Dress at Long Tall Sally
Get it 15% off through September 5th!
Tall Relaxed Drapey V-Neck Tee at Old Navy
Get it 50% off through September 5th!
Low Rise Barely Boot Jean in a 35" inseam at Express
Get them 40% off through September 5th!
J. Renee Jaynnie D'Orsay Mid Heels in up to size 13 at Shoebuy
Get them 25% off with free shipping through September 7th!
For all the current Labor Day weekend discounts and promotions, click here.
Summer is on its final stretch, which means the cooler weather seasons are on their way and it's time to start looking into some new jackets. But, listen up...even though retailers are beginning to add new outerwear inventory for their fall collections, you can still snag some great styles from the clearance racks.
I love to buy clearance items. They are perfectly good clothes that you can usually find for a nice discount. Below are just a few examples of tall jackets from Long Tall Sally and Eddie Bauer that you will find at a bargain right now. If you see something you like, don't wait too long...the only problem with clearance is that items move quickly.
You can also get these offers right now:
Printed Trench / Casual Lightweight Parka
IgniteLite Reversible Pullover / Print Denim Jacket
Ponte Jacket / Embossed Shell Jacket With Quilted Sleeves
Rainfoil Parka / Rainfoil Jacket
Cloud Layer Pro Fleece Full-Zip Jacket