October 29, 2009
I love dressy coats - they add so much glamour to an evening look. Besides, it is hard to look glamorous when you're shivering. This knee length, wool and cashmere blend Plus Size Ruffle Front Coat is elegant, with great lines. Works well for short and above the knee dresses and skirts. Available in sizes 16-24 for $286 USD at Bloomingdales.com.
October 28, 2009
Now get 36% off this adorable Short and Sweet Cardigan from Jjill. This trendy layering piece is made of combed cotton, viscose and spun silk. Available in 4 soft hues in sizes 1X-4X (and dont forget their size 18-20 XL). On sale now for $49.99 USD.
October 26, 2009
What a great dress!! This plus size party dress in matte jersey and lace is fabulous and fitted. Sizes 14-24, $175 USD at Nordstrom.com
October 25, 2009
Banish shapeless, bulky sweatpants from your workout wardrobe! These plus size Streamline pants are smooth and stretchy. Midweight breathable, wicking, fabric keeps you dry and looking hot. Sizes 1X-2X for $59.00 USD, exclusively at Athleta.com
October 22, 2009
This plus size Drape Neck Top by Coldwater Creek is dressy enough for casual holiday parties and perfect for a nice dinner out. Wrinkle resistant TravAllure(tm) fabric is a plus. Available in plus sizes 1X-3X for $69.95 USD.
October 21, 2009
This Imperial Purple Demi Bra from Lane Bryant is gilded and glamorous. Available in sizes 36C-38DDD, 40B- 44DDD, 38-44FGH. $42-$48 USD. Buy 1, get 1 for 50% off.
October 20, 2009
Time to start looking for party dresses, like this Bella Gown from Igigi.com. Imaginative, stand-out designs like this are nearly impossible to find in plus sizes. This one also happens to be a steal at $189 USD. Sizes 12-30/32. Designed and made in USA.
October 19, 2009
This look from Jjill is great for business casual or dressy casual wear. The long dress with scoop neckline is un-fussy, with great lines. Calf length, stack heel boots are essential to pulling this look off. The scarf adds some visual interest and seasonal flare to an otherwise too plain ensemble. Dress available in sizes up to 4X for $119-$129, scarf - $39, Boots $199.
October 14, 2009
Another great party dress option in plus sizes is this Tadashi Shoji Short Chiffon Dress at Bloomingdales.com. It's made from 100% silk chiffon and has unique gathered cap sleeves. Available in sizes 14-24 for $328 USD.
October 12, 2009
The party season is about to begin, so why not get a head start on dress shopping? This plus size Ruched Bodice Gown by JS Boutique is stunning in rich, decadent plum jersey fabric. Elegant, yet bra-friendly with wide straps that crisscross under the bust and wrap around the empire waist. Available in sizes 14-24. $198 USD at Nordstrom.com.
October 10, 2009
Find awesome, amazing plus size halloween costumes like this Harvest Witch costume at plussizecostumeshop.com. Most are available in sizes 1X-5X and are meticulously hand crafted. The one shown is $240 USD, but prices vary with fabric and complexity.
October 9, 2009
One of this fall's new arrivals from Igigi is this plus size Danielle Top
. This high neck blouse with wrap pleats is body conscious and will rock your curves. Available in royal blue and burgundy in sizes 12-30/32. $54.00 USD. Designed and made in USA.
October 8, 2009
Check out this colorful Francisca Necklace at Chico's. It adjusts from 16 inches to 20 inches in length for a customizable fit. The bronze leather cords and burnished volcanic agate accentuate fall color palettes and stand out beautifully against black. $29.75 USD.
October 7, 2009
Love this Kenzie Cowl Neck Sweater by Kiyonna. Available in sizes 0X-5X, also in orange and black. $58.00 USD. Some sizes are sold out, but will be restocked in the next 3 weeks.
October 6, 2009
No fall or winter wardrobe is complete without boots. This year, boots are back in all lengths and styles. My personal favorite look is the above calf boot, with a skirt at the knee and tights. These David Tate Cruiser boots are awesome and are available in wide and WW widths, sizes 4 - 13. $174.95 at Zappos.com.
October 1, 2009
I love this Chart Skirt by Athleta. Fitted at the hip, this activewear and travel skirt takes on a move relaxed fit as it floats down away from the body, for freedom of movement. Go anywhere and so anything - this skirt has an internal key pocket where you can stash your cash and ID. The wide, flat elastic waist is smooth and comfortable. Sizes 1X and 2X, in 3 colors, $79.00 USD.