Are Didriksons Parkas too long for short people?

(10 Posts)
ItsAllGoingToBeFine Thu 17-Oct-13 17:45:46

After lots of threads on here recommending the Didriksons parkas I had a look, and I quite like the Tilde and the Tove. Thing is, I am only 5' 3" and I am worried they will be down to my knees and look ridiculous.....

I was going to start a thread asking exactly the same question. I am even shorter

I think so. I'm 5'9 and the sleeves are v long on me. Mine also comes down to my knees almost.

marfisa Thu 17-Oct-13 19:08:30

I am 5'4" and very happy with the length of my Veronica parka.

ItsAllGoingToBeFine Thu 17-Oct-13 19:19:39

Humph. That was a lot of use grin

I don't mind long sleeves, in fact I like them as I don't wear gloves and like sleeves that pretty much come over my hands.

It would be so much easier if Didriksons would just list the length by size...

PatoBanton Thu 17-Oct-13 19:27:52

I'm 5ft7 and have the Taylor and it is knee length.

PatoBanton Thu 17-Oct-13 19:28:14

lots of styles are shorter.

I'd say my Taylor is just above knee length- I am about 5'6"

wrenster Thu 17-Oct-13 20:41:14

I'm only 5ft 3" and I think my Taylor is a nice length and fairly fitted.

ItsAllGoingToBeFine Thu 17-Oct-13 22:12:00

Hmm, I guess it depends a lot in what size you buy as I think they get longer the larger the size? Will have to see one in rl I guess...

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