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TTYA x Long Tall Sally Launches: New Capsule Collection Of Apparel Designed For Tall Women

By PRN NewsWire   

NEW YORK, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Long Tall Sally, global leader in fashion for tall women, announces the launch of TTYA x Long Tall Sally – a capsule collection for summer in partnership with British designer label Taller Than Your Average. This collaboration pairs Long Tall Sally’s expertise in fit and design with TTYA’s cutting edge style.

This 25 piece collection, designed in partnership with British fashion stylist and founder of the TTYA label, Irene Agbontaen, boasts cool, effortless pieces specifical ly cut for women 5’8”and taller. The focus is on clean, fluid silhouettes and cool, minimalist dressing. Fabrics include soft organza and ponte, while sequins add a hit of glamour.

“I’m very excited about the latest collaboration with Long Tall Sally,” says 5’11” Irene. “The line pairs effortless dressing with modern staples and silhouettes. It’s a collection that every tall girl can wear and feel confident in while keeping with the latest trends.”

TTYA x Long Tall Sallyfirst debuted an autumn/winter collection last season, causing a stir on the celebrity circuit with fans including tall supermodel Jourdan Dunn. The second season looks to make an even bigger impact, offering key trends for summer in soft powder blues and icy whites with hints of metallic shine. The range encompasses knife-pleat maxi dresses and skirts, duster coats, culottes and crop tops, patchwork denim and a standout wide-leg jumpsuit. There is also a tall-girl-friendly, extra-long beach towel.

“The TTYA x Long Tall Sally capsule collection has continued to develop and grow from the unprecedented success of the first collaboration between Irene and the LTS design team,” says Andrew Shapin, CEO of Long Tall Sally. “The bold styles and strong silhouettes offer the tall women of the world a trend-led collection, unavailable anywhere else. I’m incredibly proud of Irene and the LTS design team on this collaboration.”

TTYA x Long Tall Sally is set to launch on March 16, 2015 at select Long Tall Sally stores and online at The collection will be available in sizes 4-16, and prices range from $49 – $179. Photographer Jeff Hahn shot the TTYA x Long Tall Sally campaign, featuring model Jamie Gunns.

About Long Tall SallyLong Tall Sally is the world leader in fashionable apparel and accessories for tall women. Long Tall Sally specifically designs each and every piece for women 5’8″ and taller, giving special attention to the fit and proportions on a taller figure. With 25 retail stores in four countries – the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Germany – and an e-tail site at, Long Tall Sally is the one-stop-shop for fashionable, tall women worldwide.

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