I hear it all the time from plus-size readers and viewers, I wish designers made that in my size. I hear and feel the frustration. Just because you are curvy, doesn’t mean you can’t look modern and stylish! And, the good news is… there are a growing number of plus-size options out there. Today, I want to share my TOP 5 favorite brands for plus-sized women so you have a trusted resource you can turn to. By the way, many of you have extra style questions that you need answers to… you might consider joining the Busbee Style HIVE where you’ll get direct and fast answers from your style-conscious peers and my team. If you’re ready to invest in yourself and dive into what basics really need in your closet, make sure you check out our Style Made Simple course too.
Best Brands For Curvy Women
#1 | Eloquii
Eloquii has a wide variety of clothing options for curvy women. They have great workwear options. But also offer trendier pieces if you’re a fashion risk-taker! The sizes range from 14 to 32 and they have clothes that fit a range of different body types. For example, Eloquii added Viola sizing, which fits women with bigger hips, butt, and thighs. How cool is that!? They have everything from modern outerwear to chic dresses to stylish workwear…this brand really is a must-try for every curvy girl and woman!
#2 | Asos Curve
Asos Curve is another retailer that has super classic options as well as special occasion pieces. You can find your wardrobe basics like white button-downs. But also snag some fun styles for going out, date nights, showers, weddings, etc. And everything is VERY affordable! Their sizes range from 16 to 30. Asos also ships internationally for all of my UK, Australian, German, and Canadian readers!
#3 | Old Navy
Old Navy is one of the best clothing stores for those on a tighter budget. They have a mix of classic pieces and modern basics. Their sizing range from 0 to 30 and XS to 4X!
Shop Old Navy here.
#4 | Torrid
Torrid has a HUGE plus-size selection… for clothing, accessories, and more. They have an intimates shop with underwear, bras, lingerie, and shapewear! They also have activewear and swimwear. Their accessories cover the basics with belts, scarves, hair accessories, etc. But they also have shoes and boots so you can find wide-calf boots for fall/winter. They are very size inclusive with sizes ranging from 10 to 30!
Shop Torrid here.
#5 | Madewell
Madewell is the surprise plus-size hit. They started offering extended sizes a few years ago and the reviews are great! Sizes range from 14 to 28 and up to 4X. They have everything from great jeans to easy maxi dresses to must-have basics so you’ll find just what you need for every occasion!
Shop Madewell here.
More Brands, Retailers & Resources
Another resource I wanted to share is this extensive list of brands and retailers for plus-size women. It’s broken down by international plus-size designers, online retailers, department stores, lingerie and hosiery retailers, pregnancy retailers, bridal designers, and more! Find that list here.
Abercrombie – They have sizing up to 37 and their Curve Love jeans are great!
Good American – They have amazing jeans! The brand is really size-inclusive from 00 to 24 and different inseam options.
Nordstrom Plus Size – Nordstrom always has a ton of options in a wide variety of categories including jeans, dresses, tops, etc.
Girlfriend Collective – They have the best high-quality activewear and athleisure with sizing up to 6XL.
NYDJ – This is another great place to find jeans for curvy women! They have options in Plus and Plus Petite!
River Island – They have a plus size clothing selection with sizes ranging from 14-24. Their pieces are modern and on-trend!
Anthropologie – Their plus size options are chic and feminine. They have some gorgeous plus size dresses and jumpsuits.
Spanx – Spanx is known for their amazing shapewear, but their Air Essentials line and Pefect Pants are some of my absolute favorites. Their inclusive sizing goes up to 3x.
You can read more about my favorite Spanx matching set here. It’s SO incredibly comfortable!
Rochelle Johnson … BeautiCurve
Curvy Bloggers To Check Out!
Danielle Gilbert | @dg_stylist | Danielle has AMAZING style and it’s no surprise…she’s been a Nordstrom stylist for over 25 years!
Who are some of your favorite curvy bloggers, Instagramers, or stylists? Don’t keep that to yourself! Let us know in the comments below…sharing that info can help other women find style inspiration!
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