Fashionable clothing options for plus-sized women have made strides since the days of floral mumus and elastic-waist slacks. Brands and retailers are slowly taking notice of the demand for stylish clothes that flatter women sizes 14 and up, which has led to a surge of plus-size bloggers celebrating their curves online with flattering yet bold styles.
mater mea scoured the web and found 10 fashion-forward plus-sized bloggers who show us that size shouldn’t dictate your style. These ladies’ confidence and love for fashion provides inspiration for women of all sizes.
Gabi Gregg, Gabi Fresh
Gregg of Gabi Fresh is never afraid to show a little skin in crop tops or high-waisted bikinis, boldly challenging the notion that plus-sized women need to cover up their curves. Her effortless mixing of bold patterns and curve-hugging dresses is refreshing to see on a curvier frame.
Kellie Brown, And I Get Dressed
Using celebrity style as inspiration for some of her outfits, Kellie Brown of And I Get Dressed takes runway looks fashioned for the slim and provides her take with a plus-sized version. Her great style and witty writing will keep you coming back for more.
Chante B, Everything Curvy and Chic
Everything Curvy and Chic is a go-to for head-to-toe style. Chante B shows that hair, nails, and accessories are necessities for taking your style to the next level of chic. Finding trendy and affordable clothing is her expertise; she’s not afraid to take you into the dressing room with her as she finds the perfect budget-friendly pieces to expand her wardrobe.
Chastity Garner Valentine, Garner Style
Garner Valentine’s classic style is created thanks to her love of feminine and colorful pieces. Her helpful tips on mastering the art of mixing prints and covering your problems areas take the guess work out of taking fashion risks.
Tanesha Aswathi, Girl With Curves
Aswathi’s knack for timeless classics and seasonal trends makes us want to raid her closet. Her outfit combinations of basics with pops of color and killer heels exude an unspoken air of confidence and provide a sophisticated yet bold twist on 9-to-5 attire.
Chi Chi, Supple Chic
Edgy and feminine, Chi Chi of Supple Chic often brings faux fur and leather to the mix for a variation of head-turning outfits. With an incredible attention to detail, this self-declared shopaholic’s blog is a must-read.
Kristine, Trendy Curvy
Not one to shy away from stripes—once a faux paux for plus-sized women—Kristine of Trendy Curvy provides excellent tips on finding the right style for your frame. Neutral colors are her forte, but she’ll wow you with a pop of color here and there.
Kimberlee Postell, The Natural Fashionista
Postell of The Natural Fashionista shares her fashion sense with inspirational messages, bringing an important message to her readers: no matter your size, great style comes with confidence.
Marie Denee, The CurvyFashionista
The CurvyFashionista is a one-stop shop for the 411 on fashion. Denee’s blog provides a blend of her personal style and the latest news affecting the plus-sized style community. From fashion shows to uplifting lifestyle events, she’s on the scene and bringing her readers along with her.
Assa Cisse, My Curves & Curls
One look at Cisse’s My Curves & Curls, and you’ll understand the reasoning behind the blog’s name. The plus-size blogger signature hairstyle—shoulder-length, tightly coiled curls—adds even more personality to her outfits. Known for her closet remixes, Cisse often shares how to make multiple outfits using one item such as a blazer or bomber jacket.