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Best Jeans for Tall Men in 2019

Being tall comes with a bunch or subtle and not-so-subtle perks. In other words, when you are a tall guy, life is mostly good.

Buying jeans, however, can be a disaster. If you have long legs or a larger frame, finding jeans that fit comfortably and don’t look terrible is surprisingly difficult.

We are going to set you up with 12 pairs that are made to suit taller guys. These jeans are mostly blended fabric — stretchier that regular jeans — with longer legs and more room that what you’d normally come across.

Ready? Let’s go.

Editor’s Choice for Jeans for Tall Guys

Everlane The Slim Fit Jean

Easy and slim—but not skinny. These jeans are made of premium 11 oz Japanese denim that feels substantial, but has a touch of stretch for comfort. Everlane is one of the best to get into Japanese denim , which they’ve done very well.

The Best Jeans for Tall Guys Explained

Below are our picks for jeans if you are a taller guy. If you have a big frame and are tall, we’ve got a few picks in there for you too.

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Tapered Jeans

Tapered Jeans

Paige Transcend – Croft Skinny Fit Jeans for men

PAIGE’s skinniest-fitting jeans are made from exceptionally soft and comfortable TRANSCEND denim and cut with a low rise and pronounced taper below the knee.

The real key here is the blend fabric they are made with. Paige calls it “Transcend” and its hella comfortable.


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Most Stylish Jeans for Tall Guys

Most Stylish Jeans for Tall Guys

Buck Mason Slim Fit Jean

I love Buck Mason’s knits and jeans, so I had to include them here. They have that laid-back California style, with a wider leg and durable fabric.

These jeans would be perfect if you need a go-to in your closet for going out after work (but not changing). They have no distressing, so you don’t have to worry about people “not getting” why there are holes in your jeans.

About the fabric – indigo pigment will gradually shift and marble to produce subtle, natural fades. This comfortable 12 oz. denim is 100% cotton.


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Best Skinny Jeans for Tall Guys

Best Skinny Jeans for Tall Guys

Mott and Bow Skinny – Staple

For those who like a tighter fit with a tapered leg opening…

92% Blend fabric and a rich dark blue wash make these a great choice. The fit is a bit snug, so beware if you like a wide cut jean.

Reasons We Love These

  • Super comfy and they fit perfectly
  • Top quality across the board
  • Things to Look Out For

  • The color was way off different than the posted photo
  • Skinny jean is not too skinny

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    Best Light Wash for Tall Guys

    Best Light Wash for Tall Guys

    Blank Denim Horatio Skinny Fit Jeans for men

    Stretch-denim jeans that’ll become a closet staple are cut with a modern, skinny fit and finished with a faded dirty wash, rips and abrasions for a well-worn look.


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    Best Jeans for Tall Guys on Budget

    Best Jeans for Tall Guys on Budget

    Levi’s Levi’s Men’s 1955 501 Jeans $60.00

    If you are a classic dude then go with a pair of Levi’s. The 501s are made with a wider leg, in the classic fit, so they are not skinny. They will last forever too!

    Reasons We Love These

  • I love the style the look is vintage old school
  • A great craftsmanship and attention to detail and quality
  • I love the color and the classic 501 template
  • Things to Look Out For

  • They didn’t not shrink as much in length as the original 501s did.

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    Best Jeans for Big Guys

    Best Jeans for Big Guys

    Mr. Porter Nudie Jeans

    Made from durable organic denim that’s whiskered and faded for a worn look, this ‘Sleepy Sixten’ style is cut in a comfortable straight leg.

    These are less skinny that some of the others mentioned, so if you are both tall and wide, they are a good choice.


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    Best Dark Jeans for Tall Guys

    Best Dark Jeans for Tall Guys

    Banana Republic Banana Republic Slim Rapid Movement Denim Gray Wash Jean

    These are a great choice if you are invited to tons of “smart casual” affairs. Indeed Banana Republic should be called the “smart casual” mecca.

    Blend fabric jeans that have the slimming properties of a dark wash but room to chill if you are a bigger guy. Not too much stretch but enough so you wont be uncomfortable. Slight whiskering on the front and a long leg to accommodate your long legs.

    Reasons We Love These

  • Great fit and super comfortable.
  • Things to Look Out For

  • Length is long…even for long legs

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    Best Black Jeans for Tall Guys

    Best Black Jeans for Tall Guys

    Topman Skinny Stretch Jeans

    Extra slim-fitting, cotton-denim jeans are made with some stretch for comfort in a classic five-pocket style.

    Simple, stretch jeans that will look great going out or working all day as a creative. We should write an article about the “creative’s uniform”….these would be in there for sure.

    Reasons We Love These

  • The quality of the jeans is good. They don’t fade or stretch.
  • Things to Look Out For

  • The fit is tighter and material is rough
  • The material is not very stretchy

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    Athletic Fit Jeans

    Athletic Fit Jeans

    SAINT LAURENT Skinny-Fit Stretch-Denim Jeans

    Saint Laurent is a brand I always suggest to taller guys because they are so well made. In this case, if you have a lanky figure, the skinny, stretch fit will accommodate those long legs and still look great.


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    ASOS skinny jeans in mid wash blue with side stripe $15.00

    If you are looking for something a little adventurous, go with this pair from ASOS. Thing is, they’re $15, so you really can’t lose.

    Worst case? Re-gift to a denimhead.


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    Everlane Everlane The Slim Fit blue Denim jeans

    Easy and slim—but not skinny. These jeans are made of premium 11 oz Japanese denim that feels substantial, but has a touch of stretch for comfort.

    Reasons We Love These

  • Fits and feels great
  • The denim is very soft and comfortable and the slim fit was perfect
  • These jeans are true to size and stretchy at the same time
  • Things to Look Out For

  • Slim but not too slim

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