When you are a tall guy, life is 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.
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.
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Shreds, slashes and rip-and-repair detailing add rebelliously cool attitude to mid-rise skinny jeans crafted from bleachy stretch denim. Style N…
Bright orange topstitching highlights handsome five-pocket jeans crafted from ultra-tough Japanese denim with a skinny fit for a contemporary ta…
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Skinny-fit stretch denim jeans in black. Mid-rise. Fading, distressing, crinkling, and whiskering throughout. Five-pocket styling. Belt loops at…
James Perse White Stretch Denim 5-Pocket Pant has a structured waistband with belt loops and functional button fly. Synthetic fibers in this sty…
Frequent Questions About Jeans For Tall Guys
What kind of jeans should tall guys wear?
The most common jeans for tall skinny guys is straight leg and regular fit. This usually works best for their length.
Also always look for long cut if you are tall
Avoid skinny fit jeans as these will not be flattering to your tall frame.
What Should Tall Skinny Guys Wear?
They should wear items that they are slim fitting, not skinny fit at all. They are good looking jeans for taller skinnier guys, but the skinny fit just makes it look too skinny if your tall.
Layers, they are very important. They will accent your jeans and make colors pop while not focusing solely on your height.
Online Conversations About Jeans For Tall Guys
Here a Reddit user recommends a few made to order brands — great choices if your dimensions are pretty outside the norm.
PSA: there are companies that make made to order jeans, for all you tall/thin &tall/big guys 🙂
There’s a thread on finding a fitting pair of jeans, in which some people complain about finding the right pair in the stores.
Some time ago I found a few companies that make custom-made jeans based on your size. Not much more expensive than regular jeans:
I’m in no way affiliated with them, and just thought someone else may use it 🙂
Edit: /u/bigbusiness50 shared another one:
“Williamsburg Garment Company makes custom tall sizes. If the size isn’t on the website just shoot them an email.”
How Should Men’s Jeans Fit?
Searches for jeans for tall skinny guys have increased in recent years — along with all sorts of “custom” searches for denim