In the past there was always a certain amount of social stigma associated with shopping for big and tall men’s clothing. A lot of men tended to avoid these stores because there was a feeling they were viewed in a negative light.
Well, things are different now, fortunately, and that stigma is mostly non-existent. There is more overlap in size categories, what used to be in the ‘regular’ or ‘normal’ category is now in the ‘big and tall’ category. So these days it’s very common to see these sizes in regular stores, also the fashion industry and designers are working more and more in this size category. We’ll share some very helpful dressing tips that will keep you looking sharp in big and tall clothing.
The main thing to keep in mind when choosing big and tall clothing is to avoid horizontal stripes. For very tall, skinny men horizontal stripes can work well, but those people with larger frames might find vertical stripes or even no stripes at all would be better suited. Horizontal stripes create an illusion of making you seem wider than you are. Vertical stripes can lengthen your torso but if you have