Must-Have Clothing for Tall and Skinny Guys

These versatile pieces of clothing for tall and skinny guys will be your seasonal favorites to give and to get.

Whether you’re getting yourself holiday party prepped or shopping for the tall man in your life, these are the pieces of clothing for tall and skinny men that will get you (or him) through the season in style. We selected some of our top picks for right now—and the rest of the year—and share our tips on how and where to wear them this holiday season.

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The Soft-Wash Shirt in Bonfire Red Plaid 


This super soft tall men's shirt may be a classic plaid, but no doubt it will become your new favorite. A streamlined fit and a pre-shrunk, softened 100% cotton fabrication set make this piece an easy-to-wear essential for any tall guy.  Check out this season's plaid fad!

Perfect to wear to: put up the Christmas tree and go for cocoa afterwards

Perfect to give to: the laidback lumberjack in your life

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The Washed Oxford in Grey

A machine washable tall shirt that can be dressed up or down and worn every day? Yes, we’ll take one of those, please. Preferably several. Worn with tall dress pants and a bow tie, or styled with an easy tall tee and a relaxed tall chino, this is a must for your tall mens clothing collection. .

Perfect to wear to: holiday dinners with the in-laws

Perfect to give to: the tall guy who goes to dinner with friends all buttoned up, then festive drinks buttoned down afterwards

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The Straight Leg Chino in Stone Grey

For work, weekend and everything in between, our newly launched tall chinos are becoming a fast favorite among the American Tall community. We designed this style to be as versatile and comfy as possible. And with inseams up to 40”, a waist range from 30” to 42”, true sizing and a hint of spandex, this chino fits a range of sizes and styles.

Perfect to wear to: brunch the morning after New Year’s

Perfect to give to: the party animal who will spend the first days of the New Year recovering at home

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Oskar Shirt in Blue Paisley

This extra special tall guys style features details—interior ribbon piping, a split back yoke for extra comfort—reminiscent of a bespoke tailored shirt, but at an affordable price. This blue paisley print is a festive update to the subtler prints or solid shades in your closet, without being too loud (translation: it’s a party-worthy print you’ll want to wear throughout the year).

Perfect to wear to: the office holiday party

Perfect to give to: the tall guy whose Saturday nights are triple booked through December

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The 416 Skinny Jean in Worn Blue

For the tall man who wants a slim and tall style, we introduced skinny jeans for tall men that are distressed and faded for that ideal, lightly lived in look. For those who like a streamlined style, but prefer the looser fit of a more relaxed jean, or those with a more athletic frame, we recommend going up one size for a similar look with a looser fit.

Perfect to wear to: host an impromptu fondue night with friends

Perfect to give to: the young chef who cooks as good as he looks

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Tall Hoodie in Charcoal

Whether worn for extra warmth as a layering piece or for chilling around the house on colder days, our new tall hoodie is an indispensable piece. Pair it with your favorite tall plaid shirt or your coziest tall sweat pants.

Perfect to wear to: Hibernate around the house on cold, snowy days

Perfect to give to: the present procrastinator who needs an easy outfit for last minute gift buying (psst: you might want to tell them that they can shop our digital gift cards up until the last minute!)

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Sweat Pants in Black

The tall sweatpants you’ve been waiting for are here: Sleek and smart enough to be worn out, with just the right amount of give to be comfortably worn to the gym or to bed, this athletic-inspired style has an internal drawstring for an adjustable fit and pockets to stash the essentials.

Perfect to wear to: host friends for a night of mulled wine and Netflix

Perfect to give to: the minimalist in your life whose look is always as cozy as it is cool

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Shorts in Charcoal

With a 23” outseam and 12” inseam, these shorts were designed to be just the right length for tall men (and how often can you say that about shorts?). Hitting that sweet spot at the knee, this style offers a flattering fit and maximum movement.

Perfect to wear to: Christmas morning present opening with the kids

Perfect to give to: the tall guy whose pajama situation needs an upgrade

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Still can’t decide which tall mens clothing to get the tall man on your list? Let him pick the looks he’ll live in this winter with an American Tall Gift card—the perfect gift when you’re not sure which present is the best fit. (Want to know what shirt is the best fit? Watch our video here, or learn more about our general tall sizes here. We also include details on measurements—like tall pant inseams—on our product pages to help you find just the right clothing for tall and skinny guys like yourself.) Our gift cards are delivered by email so you can order them now or right up until the last minute.