Whatever your body shape or size, there are clothes that flatter and clothes that frump. It's always about highlighting your best features and minimizing the rest. Apple shapes carry their weight in the middle as opposed to pears, aka hourglass figures, who tend to carry their weight in their bottom half. The best dresses for apple shapes either create a defined waist or skim ... Get the Style!
The cold shoulder is a hot trend right now. Cut out shoulders are an easy way to add some sex appeal to any look without showing a whole lot of skin. Of course, you can show more skin if you like.This style of shirt comes in all formats from casual tees to detailed lace to flowing florals. Some tops have barely there straps while others have enough width to conceal a ... Get the Style!
Whether you want to protect skin from the sun or dress modestly, these plus size swim tights have got you covered. Wear swim pants for activities in and out of the water from swimming, stand-up paddleboarding, waterskiing, fishing and boating to running, exercise, biking, yoga, and hiking.All swim leggings are water-ready with chlorine and salt resistant fabric that also ... Get the Style!
Ankara is often referred to generally as African print. More specifically, these bright, bold and graphic prints are West African. They are wax prints, sometimes called block prints, usually worn in celebration.Ankara has always been worn in the United States by people with near and far African roots but it is currently gaining more widespread popularity. The opening of ... Get the Style!
The blazer is a wardrobe essential for all women. They are necessary for work but are also suitable for cool and casual looks anytime. This type of jacket is a structured layer with a more flattering fit than a cardigan.Slimming clothes for plus size apple shapes define a waist, minimize the tummy and create a new silhouette. Structured blazers are an ideal clothing item to ... Get the Style!
If you get to pick your own scrubs for work, check out these best plus size scrubs with and without stretch. We go through some of the brands that offer extended sizing and showcase some of the best selling and most popular scrub tops and bottoms.Of course, the fit and feel varies by brand. Every company and scrub line has it's own blend of fabrics. Most of these scrubs ... Get the Style!
Most people have heard of StitchFix by now but there are other clothing subscriptions out there for curvy women. We found 9 clothing subscriptions that include plus sizes. Some are true monthly subscriptions while others offer boxes on a one-time basis or an on-demand basis.Most of the clothing subscriptions work the same way. First, you take a quiz to identify your style, ... Get the Style!
Shopping from the comfort of home has never been easier. Online shopping is just one option. Sometimes you want the feel of paper between your fingers. I always look forward to the IKEA catalog and that's not the only one.There are a number of plus size clothing catalogs available. Catalogs are a wonderful alternative or complement to shopping online because they show ... Get the Style!
The popularity of barre classes have also increased interest in ballet and dance classes for adults. Both are fun ways to get strong and flexible. If you want to look the part, you'll need a leotard.These plus size leotards come in sleeveless, short sleeve, 3/4 and long sleeve options. At the bottom, they are cut low in the classic style.Sizing varies by company but ... Get the Style!
Long swim skirts provide so much sun protection, comfort and modesty. Only a few brands make them in extended sizes but we've done the work for you.Hydrochic specializes in modest active and swimwear that also features sun protection up to a size 4x. Undercover Waterwear is another modest swimwear brand that offers sizes up to 3x and sun protection. Modli is a collection of ... Get the Style!
These cheap plus size wedding dresses will make it easy to stay on a wedding budget. The highest price point is $300 while some ring in under $100.To find a quality gown, we recommend sticking to the tried and true plus size stores. While there are a range of online stores that promise cheap gowns, we're skeptical of companies that don't use plus size models. It is ... Get the Style!
Plus size is no longer the exception to the rule. Size 14 is the most common size for women, falling at the high end or usual clothing lines and the small end of plus size lines. According to the Center for Disease Control, 69% of adults over 20 are overweight. Assuming about half of those people are women, more people are double digit sizes than are not.In addition to ... Get the Style!
The apple shaped body is characterized by a top heavy upper body with slender arms, legs, and hips as well as a flatter bottom. Also called the O-shape, the tendency is to have broad shoulders, a full bust, and softer middle with weight gain concentrated around the waist. There is plenty to flaunt with an apple shape so here's how to make the most of this figure.The best ... Get the Style!
If you cleaned out your closet after reading Marie Kondo's The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing but don't want to miss out on all the latest styles, we have a solution! Gwynnie Bee is a clothing rental subscription service for sized 10-32. Finally, all the plus size trends can be yours and your closet will stay organized ... Get the Style!
One must have item for every wardrobe is hooded sweatshirt. They're perfect for hitting the gym, weekend errands, and layering in any weather. There are a range of styles out there, from the usual athletic look to designer styles.Here's where to buy plus size hoodies:boohoo has fashion forward clothes at reasonable prices. This Nadia Embossed Sleeve Hoodie is ... Get the Style!
Bold colors and bright clothing come back into play every summer but especially this one. One of the top summer 2015 trends is wearing patterns. That means playful designs in eye-catching hues for dresses, tops, skirts, and even pants. Check out a few of our favorite finds for plus sizes. All of these items will ensure you stand out from the ... Get the Style!
While it's worth spending money on investment pieces, sometimes you just want to have some fun with clothes. One of our new favorites for cheap plus size trendy clothing is boohoo. The UK-based brand has plenty of fashion forward items that aren't available in the US at totally reasonable prices. Check out a few of the items we're coveting.Mya Wrap Front ... Get the Style!
Celebrate the wedding of your son or daughter by looking your best! For mothers of the bride or groom, you're going to be in photos for posterity so splash out for a gorgeous new dress. One tip though, avoid choosing one in the official wedding colors. Other than that any color goes.Hourglass shapes should look for a dress with detail at the bodice that highlights a small ... Get the Style!
Wedding season is back! For most wedding guests, that means it's time for a new dress. For the mother of the bride or groom, you want to look your best for all the wedding photos. It's a great time to buy a gorgeous new dress.Unlike the bride, you can wear this frock again so invest in something that makes you feel fabulous! As always, find an outfit for your body type. ... Get the Style!
Along with the return of the nineties, comes a change in silhouette. Low rise skinny jeans are on their way out while high rise tapered pants are in. For summer, you can wear soft fabrics that breathe or, of course, shorts. Check out these plus size high waisted shorts to get in one of the top summer 2015 trends.Higher waistlines means no more muffin top and are very ... Get the Style!