Thursday, 2 March 2017
10 Plus Size Brands You Should Know!
It’s Plus Size Week here and i couldn’t be more excited to bring you some of the go-to brands!
The following boutiques and online shops have proven that they are the cream of the crop when it comes to fulfilling the needs of curvier women. while they march to beat of their on drum, it’s their jaw-dropping designs that leave us drooling and coming back for more.
Keep scrolling to see if your fave made the cut!
1) Eloquii, IG: @eloquii
Eloquii is the truth! Their distinctive designs and innovative fashions attract plus-sized fashionistas from all walks of life and they’re prices are quite affordable. With Eloquii, it’s evident that quality s ithe crucial factor that gives way to their unparalleled success.
Whether you’re a bombshell who loves a classic tailored blazer or an on-trend ruffled midi dress, Eloquii has you covered! See more from their shop here!
2) Rebdolls, IG: @rebdolls
Next up, we have Rebdolls! This growing shop needs no introduction as they’ve already pinpointed their own personal statement! According to their ‘About Us” section, the brand writes, “Rebdolls is an online fashion retailer that stays on the pulse of trendy fashion. The company provides unapologetic fashion to women sizes 0 – 32. Shipping to over 95 countries, the company has evolved from its predecessor, as a creative t-shirt shop to an international fashion retailer.” Yes!
The brand concludes by gushing, “Rebdolls was founded with the fashion-forward woman in mind, and will remain true to its fan base through trendy new arrivals and its “girls kick ass” mentality. In May 2015, the brand adopted its slogan #SEXYFORALL to bring about size diversity awareness in the fashion industry. Join the movement, let’s bring forth more fashion to all.” So, drop everything and check out Rebdolls now!
3) Re/Dress, IG: @redressluvsu
If you’re a plus size diva who enjoys a more eccentric aesthetic, try getting lost in the endless slayage that is Re/Dress. Sifting through the site is similar to going on a treasure hunt, you’ll never know what you may run across!
This online boutique is a smorgasbord of both vintage and indie finds featuring up-and-coming brands such as Chubby Cartwheels, Copper Union and Seibei. And, I’m sure you’re asking, “What makes Re/Dress unique?” Well, I have one word for you: treggings. Head on over to their site to learn more! Trust me, you won’t be disappointed.
4) Torrid, IG: @torridfashion
Ladies, no matter where you shop, there’s always a Torrid in the vicinity! It’s been a joy watching this retailer advance into a plus size fashion mainstay and, while carrying sizes 8-26, their focus has remained consistent on making more curvaceous women look (and feel) their absolute best.
Torrid is a one-stop shop for all things chic. Yes, the store caters to a trendy aesthetic but that doesn’t leave out our eclectic bombshells! With a plethora of budget-friendly denim, dresses, accessories, intimates and even swimwear (hey, summertime!), Torrid‘s highly-curated selection is the perfect place to start for your next massive shopping haul. FYI: Sign up as a Torrid Insider to receive exclusive deals and instant rewards!
5) Lovesick, IG: @lovesickfashion
Lovesick, a sister company of Torrid, also makes an appearance on our bomb brands post! In their official mission statement, the blossoming company states, “Lovesick is a young, trendy and affordable plus size clothing and fashion line that celebrates beautiful curvy girls… Our collections are inspired and designed to fit curvy and confident girls who wear sizes 8 -26. Our plus size shopping apparel provides an inspiring shopping experience and encourages girls to celebrate themselves.”
Lovesick is also a plus-size retailer that actively donates to charity: Every dollar you spend helps educate a girl in need! I mean, you can’t get any doper than that. See more of Lovesick’s sartorial perfection here!
6) Rue 107, IG: @rue107
I’ve featured New-York based online retailer Rue 107 on multiple occasions but honestly, after one look at their sultry designs, how could we not? Known for their expertly-crafted swimwear and their signature curve-hugging two-piece sets, Rue 107 is has established themselves as a cut above the rest.
I applaud Rue 107 for their fearlessness in creating sexy designs for voluminous women. Their passion for producing plus-size magic is evident within the quality/intricacy of their pieces and that massive 242,000 Instagram following. Werk it!
7) Courtney Noelle, IG: @courtneynoelleinc
Contemporary womenswear connoisseur Courtney Noelle knows what it takes to sparkle and shine in a world full of basics. Vibrant hues, sequin embellishments and poppin’ peplums are the essentials for this plus-size shop. For those style mavens looking to make a fashion statement, this one’s for you!
In addition, this high end shop also specializes in supplying curvier gals with lavish and exquisite evening wear that ranges from sizes L-4X. Stop stressing over finding that dress for your next formal soiree and take a quick detour to Courtney Noelle right now!
8) Pop Up Plus, IG: @popupplusny
Founded in 2010, Pop Up Plus is the undisputed OG when it comes to plus-size fashion. The luxurious fashion house aims towards dishing out a curated assortment of contemporary, indie and international brands. Black sheer midi dresses, textured bodysuits and off-the-shoulder silhouettes are among pieces that blaze their online market.
With an impressive following including blogger babes such as Shaina of Corner Rich and Ty Alexander of Gorgeous in Grey, Pop Up Plus continues to tear down the barriers of an “ideal” body image by motivating women to embrace every single curve. Love it!
9) Flaws of Couture, IG: @shopfocapparel
Flaws of Couture is another plus-size indie brand that creates sensual pieces for their evolving clientele. After gaining notoriety via social media, the shop’s unforgettable products double as a celebration of fierceness, confidence and non-stop curves.
Catering to women that range between sizes 12-26, Flaws of Couture combines the edginess of streetwear with the femininity of body-hugging silhouettes to create a look that oozes glam yet gritty vibes. Feeling the graphic tee trend? Whelp, get into more of the brand’s jaw-dropping gems here!
10) ASOS Curve, IG: @asos
Who doesn’t love ASOS? The worldwide phenom has invaded the closets of style stars all over the world and, with the addition of their own plus-size line, the London-based retailer steadily crushes their competition with budget-friendly finds, student discounts and more style diversity than you could ever imagine.
But, the coolest thing about ASOS Curve is their innate ability to transform the season’s hottest trends into plus-size gold! While critics argue that certain trends aren’t for everyone, ASOS Curve goes against the grain and proves that there is equality in fashion; hence, proclaiming the subliminal message of, “Wear what makes you feel good!” Bump the haters.
Well, well, well! Quite the selection, no?