Plus Size Coats
September 8, 2011
Trench coats are a basic staple for all women's wardrobes, so if you don't own one, you should consider adding one. The Rainy Day Trench Coat
is a good option. This coat has ruffle trim at the front, an extra large collar, and a side tie. It hits just below the knee, and besides olive, it is also available in navy
August 29, 2011
Colder days are going to hit sooner than you realize now that fall is practically upon us. Be prepared by having your winter coat already bought. We think the Short Double-Breasted Peacoat
is quite sleek. It has a collar, two buttons and two faux buttons at the front, faux belt at the waist, features slant front pockets, has cuffed sleeves, and is approximately 32 inches long. It comes in sizes 14/16 to 26/28.
August 26, 2011
Soon it will start getting quite cold in the northern states, so it's best to have a winter coat all set to use. We think the Cropped Wool Blend Peacoat
is very chic. It has a spread collar, is double breasted, has three buttons at the front and three more faux buttons, slant pockets, and it is fully lined. It is also available in four colors: black plaid, black jade, camel, and pool felt.
June 15, 2011
Summer evenings can be cool, and if you need a sophisticated way to cover up, you need to see the Exceptionnelle Jacket
. Perfect for weddings and all your other fancier events, it features a fold over collar, hidden snap closure at the front, self-tie belt, front pockets, and cuffed elbow-length sleeves. Besides coral shown, it is also available in aqua
January 11, 2011
Spring will be here before you know it (although with much of the country under a bunch of snow, it's hard to believe it!), so why not start planning early with the Plus Button-Front Trench Coat
. It is double breasted with three button closures and three buttons at the front, a fold-over collar, self tie, front pockets, and long sleeves. It also comes in two colors, forest floor and black jack.
November 7, 2010
Holiday shopping is underway, so here is your definitive guide to great gifts for 2010
An impressive gift that she will wear for many seasons, and think of you every time she does! This Eileen Fischer Alpaca Wool Coat is a luxury that's also practical. Available at saksfifthavenue.com in plus sizes 1X and 2X for $418.00 USD.
This plus size Calvin Klein Diagonal Twill Wrap Topper is chic and cozy. Also available in red. Sizes 1X-3X at Nordstrom.com for $228.00 USD
This wool and cashmere sweater dress from jjill.com is the perfect gift for someone who loves boots and leggings, and let's face it... who doesn't? Available in crimson or charcoal heather for $149.00 USD. As always with jjill, make sure you check the size charts because I am a solid 18/20, which is an XL in misses sizes. It's also available in Tall sizes.
This organic cotton Get There top at Athleta.com comes in 5 colors in plus sizes 1X-2X for $59.00 USD. Shipping and returns are free for orders over $50.00. Clothes tend to be body conscious, so if in doubt, size up.
This clear beaded bracelet set goes with everything and fits everyone. Three stretchy strands can be worn separately or together. $19.95 at Lanebryant.com
November 11, 2009
This fashionable, plus size puffer coat with faux fur trim by Apple Bottoms is lined with faux fur for extra coziness. Available in sizes 1X-3X for $138 USD at Macys.com
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.
January 20, 2009
I've had my eye on this plus size Sweater Coat
by Jane Post for Saks Fifth Avenue, but thought it was a bit pricey. Now it's 50% off, so I decided to feature it. This wool/cashmere blend coat makes a great everyday choice because the car length is easy to wear and the luxurious material will keep you warm without sacrificing style. It measures 35" from shoulder to hem and features button closure and patch pockets. Available in sizes 1X - 3X.
January 8, 2009
This sophisticated plus size Club-Collar Tweed Walker Coat is one of the bargains you could snap up on sale at lordandtaylor.com. This coat normally sells for $315, but with the sale and promo code it's just $175.99. Be sure to use promo code 'Take2' at checkout to get the additional 20% off sale and clearance items. Check details for exceptions.
December 21, 2008
Here's a really nice plus size tunic length jacket called the Plush Lush jacket by Athleta. The warm, fuzzy material is wonderfully soft and beautiful. Available in sizes 1X and 2X in the color shown. You can still shop at Athleta.com until noon EST, December 23rd and get your gifts in time for Christmas.
December 12, 2008
Get this gorgeous plus size wool blend coat with imitation fur trim by Jones New York Signature on sale at Macy's. In addition you can get an extra 20% off by using the code 'MYGIFT' at checkout through December 15, 2008. Many other items qualify for the additional 15% or 20% discount as well. Visit Macys.com and click on 'details' to see what's eligible for the discount code.
December 8, 2008
Right now you can get your choice of 2 gorgeous plus size coats by DKNY on sale at Lord and Taylor. This one is the Bell Sleeved Walker coat. It is a wool blend with viscose lining, available in sizes 18 and 20 for $279.99.
This one is the Pleated Stand Collar coat. It's a wool and cashmere blend with polyester lining, available in sizes 18 and 20, also for $279.99. The regular price on these coats is $400.00. You can also get free shipping on all online orders of $99 or more.
December 6, 2008
Today only (12/6/2008) at Macy's get $10 off with a $25 purchase with code 'SAVETEN'. Also save 50% off select coats and sweaters, and get other Web Busters and special deals. I took a peek around and found this adorable plus size Pea Coat for 50% off ($73.99). If red isn't your thing, then it also comes in black or green. Available in sizes 16W - 24W.