July 30, 2009
Brightly colored accessories and jewelry are hot this season, like this 3-piece Bangle Bracelet Set
from Lane Bryant. Also comes in bright blue or tortoise. All jewelry is nickel and lead free. $19.50 USD.
July 28, 2009
Show 'em you're a fan - choose from four MLB stars to commemorate (Fielder, Jeter, Ortiz or Sizemore) on this pink cotton Plus Size Tee Shirt. Screen printed team logo on the front, player's name and number on the back. Available in sizes L - 4X at LivingXL.com for $19.95 on sale.
July 27, 2009
Get these cool plus sizeCotton Modal Foldover Crop Pants in 5 versatile colors, on sale for $19.99 at Landsend.com. (Regularly $39.50) Available in sizes 1X-3X
July 23, 2009
The keyhole surpliced bodice and ruched cap sleeves on this plus size Fortuna Dress
make it fun and alluring. Sizes 12 to 30/32; $98.00 USD at Igigi.com
July 22, 2009
This Sienna Day necklace is a fiery/earthy combination of agate, carnelian, glass, acrylic and wood. Extends from 37" to 41". Sale price $51.00 USD.
July 20, 2009
I like B and Lu for trendy pieces that are fairly inexpensive, like this bohemian cotton Hampton Top for $38.00 USD. As of now, they are still available in sizes 1X, 2X and 5X.
July 19, 2009
This chic Joia Dress
in curvacious grey and yellow geo print fabric has plenty of attitude. If you don't rock the empire waist, this is a refreshing change of pace for you. When summer makes way for fall, you can carry this dress over by pairing with tights and boots. Check the shoes and bag they've shown this with - love! Available from Igigi.com in sizes 12 - 30/32 for $98.00 USD.
July 15, 2009
At Lane Bryant, starting today buy 1 item, get 1 of equal or lesser value for 50% off. This includes everything in the store, except for Spanx products and Cacique panties. There are tons of new arrivals too, like this Flutter Sleeve Knit Top
in sizes 14/16 to 26/28. $39.50 USD.
July 14, 2009
Catch this deal on plus size Champion workout wear, like these Mesh Shorts
at jms.com. Right now order a selected Champion item and get a 2nd of lesser or equal value for 50% off. Shorts are $15.99 USD.
July 13, 2009
Get this versatile, swingy Godet Skirt on sale now in misses, women's and tall sizes. If you're not familiar with Jjill's sizing, an XL is a size 18/20, so you might not need to go 'plus' in their line. That would save you $10.00 - Sizes 1X - 4X are $49.99, and XL is $39.99 USD.
July 12, 2009
Hi everybody! I wanted to take this opportunity to welcome all of my readers and friends, especially new followers on Twitter. It's my goal to find all of the notable plus size fashion out there and bring it to you all in one place. Please let me know about any retailers, online boutiques, designers or etsy shops that make great clothes in plus sizes. Hope you enjoy reading plussizethis!
July 10, 2009
Love the warm colors and textures on this Beaded Tunic Top
. This is spectacular for summer evenings and windswept beaches, and will carry over into the next season beautifully when layered. Sizes 14/16 to 26/28 at Lane Bryant; $69.50 USD.
July 8, 2009
The maxi dress is not my absolute favorite trend ever, so I am pretty picky about which ones I find likeable. This Helena Maxi Dress
by Igigi is nice because the fabrics are unique and dramatic without being too hard on the eyes. The bodice is also constructed for a plus size woman, not with whimpy spaghetti straps. Sizes 12 to 30/32; $152.00 USD.
July 7, 2009
This plus size Tafetta Party Dress with A-line skirt and beaded waist is fully lined and comes with the matching shawl. Available in sizes 14W to 24W at Nordstrom.com for $218.00 USD.
July 5, 2009
Love this plus size Ombre Short Sleeve Top by Tommy Hilfiger. The faded cotton modal fabric is soft and comfortable. Smocking at the scoop neckline adds visual interest and texture. $44.50 USD at Macys.com.
July 2, 2009
Separates are a great alternative to dresses, and this Beaded Silk Flutter Sleeve Top
is absolutely stunning. Pair with a ball skirt for formal events or slim fitting pants for a night out on the town. As always with this designer, eShakti, the sizes go up to 3X and you can also order custom to your measurements for just $10.00 extra. $129.00 USD. Also available in tunic length.
July 1, 2009
This cool necklace is made of beautiful natural stone, wood, glass and mixed metals. I like the natural color, but it also comes in vivid red or turquoise. Measures 20" and has a 2" extender. $49.50 USD at ColdwaterCreek.com