Fashion designers put tall models on their runways—arguing that that body type is best for showing off clothes. Ironically, though, most designers don't actually produce garments with those taller proportions in mind, since they've got to appeal to women of an average height (about 5'4"). Throw in some curves, and a tall woman has got a downright challenging dressing-room experience. So here are a few styling tricks that'll help a woman of a certain stature (i.e., 5'9" and up) look her best.
By Megan Gustashaw