Unless you are in her shoes, you will never understand how hard and frustrating shopping can be for a plus size lady. That is why I have gone through all the trouble to research the best Plus size stores and online shops out there. From casual to club wear to office gear. Of course, I could not have have found every single one of them, so if you have any names that I might have left please drop a link below. Meanwhile, am hoping this post makes shopping more fun for some curvy sisters out there. After all, girls just wanna have fun.
Please note that the pros and cons I have included are only my opinion. And the looks featured are just a few out of many. To get the best picture, click on the links to visit the site and give us your own review.
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About: Monif C. is an unapologetic stand for high fashion style for plus size women. Designed by mother/daughter team, Monif Clarke and Elaine Clarke, Monif C. was conceived to reaffirm every woman’s desire for an inspired life, luxury, and unadulterated sex appeal. Price range falls between £80 – £200 approximately. They have been awarded Best Plus Size Designer by Full Figured Fashion Week.
Pros: Very on-trend and colourful. For bold and sexy ladies who are not afraid to put some curves on display. Wide range of designs which include swimwear and jumpsuits and more.
Cons: Some people might find it pricey. Limited stock as well so early bird gets the worm!
About: IGIGI by Yuliya Raquel is the premiere brand of contemporary collections designed to fulfill the lifestyle of the beautiful, voluptuous, and confident woman. Named after an ancient goddess embodying vitality, charm, and intelligence, IGIGI by Yuliya Raquel strives to provide women of curves with smart, stylish and sophisticated collections that accentuate and celebrate their bodies. Everybody is beautiful just the way they are.
Pros: A classy line of plus size clothing. Website has a Shapestylist feature which gives advice on how to shop for the right figure. Sizes range from 12 – 32. Includes quite a good collection of work wear and a rather affordable collection of wedding dresses worth checking out.
Cons: Depending on their style, some people may find IGIGI a bit safe and boring. But that shouldn’t stop you from checking them out. To each her own.
About: JIBRI is dedicated to creating garments for the fashion conscious, curvy woman. The label is a perfect combination of high fashion chic and urban street sleek in sizes 14-24. JIBRI features a variation of punk innovation, classic construction and vintage inspiration.
Pros: Very chic and colourful.
Cons: I do not like some of the silhouettes.