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Trousers for tall and skinnies

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Lagoonablue Tue 11-Mar-14 08:25:49

I am in desperate need for new trousers. I am a size 6. Next fit me but don't do a long length in a 6 and I am 5ft 8.

Where else on the high street does smaller sizes but longer lengths. I am really struggling to find any.

I know there are specialist shops for lanky girls but they are not very stylish IME.

Can anyone suggest anything? Please!

peasandlove Tue 11-Mar-14 08:37:08

asos has started doing a tall range, other than that new look or dotty P?

Lagoonablue Tue 11-Mar-14 08:39:05

Thanks. I think DP do them but start at size 8' as do most shops. Will check out asos.

jenniuol Tue 11-Mar-14 08:39:42

Gap sizes start at a uk size 2. I'm 5'8 too, with 33inch inside leg and sometimes their regular length is long enough for me. It depends on the style. They also do a longer leg length as well.

LeMousquetaireAnonyme Tue 11-Mar-14 08:42:21

I am 5'8 and when I arrived in the Uk I was a small 6 (more like a 4). Impossible to find anything in UK shops. Try Zara, Mango.... May be topshop teen?

Lamu Tue 11-Mar-14 08:47:33

Topshop is the only place on the high street I've found that does jeans or trousers long enough. I'm 5'10 so I tend to get their 36 inside leg skinny jeans.

Lamu Tue 11-Mar-14 08:49:07

X-post! I've tried Zara and Mango without much luck in the past.

Lagoonablue Tue 11-Mar-14 09:55:35

Thanks. Gap might be good. In shop their sizes are limited I find but will try online. Also thanks for other suggestions.

LeMousquetaireAnonyme Tue 11-Mar-14 11:55:17

I always found gap quite bad; regular too short and never any long in shop and no size small enough (except when I live in japan). On line might be a good idea though. I do find that their quality has gone right down but not the price!

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