Summer Fashion Tips for Real Plus Size Womenby Rayanne M. Writer
Summertime is made for beautiful fashion in fabrics that flow, feel light on the skin and come in gorgeous colors and prints that flatter a curvy woman's body. Comfort is key, but confidence is what allows every woman to feel her best when she chooses an article of clothing to put on. Model Ashley Graham is just one of the modern plus sized icons who women look up to. As Ashley says, “Ignore those who say that a body should look a certain way. Your body isn't a trend. This is truly your own journey." Here are our favorite summer fashions tips for all you fab, curvy ladies.
The Chic Jumpsuit
Talk about versatility and sleek styling from head to toe, the jumpsuit is one piece you'll enjoy being seen in this summer. Plus size blogger and Instagram's Curvy Girl Chic, Allison Teng, recommends putting on a cute jumpsuit that flatters your curves and makes getting ready super-simple. It's a one-and-done outfit. Teng adores the jumpsuit she found that features pretty ruffle details and an off-the-shoulder neckline. Her teal-floral jumpsuit includes a wide-leg design that gives it an "almost a dress-like look." Strapless jumpsuits are another style to try during those hot summer days and evenings as they add a chic accent to your look.
Dresses And Sneakers
Let's be honest. You can't beat the comfort of a pair of sneakers, and you don't have to worry about balancing on 4-inch heels. A great-looking pair in white will go with every ensemble under the sun. Pairing an adorable summer dress with sneakers is an awesome, contemporary fashion trend. Plus size influencers like Maxey Greene adores putting the two items together. In fact, Greene says that a dress with sneakers, especially her Keds, is her go-to spring/summer uniform.
A Tiered Maxi Skirt
Nothing says the elegance of summertime like a long, flowing skirt. Curvy gals look gorgeous in maxi skirts, and one with pretty tiers or layers adds a lovely elongation to the figure. This is a classic, polished style that never goes out of fashion. Maxi length skirts and dresses offer wonderful styling options and a freedom to your ensemble. They are comfy, and the right cut and design allows you to highlight your waist and define your curves.
The Colorful Top
The top is your wardrobe's ultimate summer staple, and the choices are just about limitless when you're searching for the perfect, colorful plus size fashion tops. A bold shade turns heads as well as lovely nautical accents. You could also try on a top with puffy sleeves, an on-trend look at the moment, and you can always put on the classic t-shirt and jeans to head out the door. Rock band tees are another hot look at the moment and offer an edgy attitude and confidence to your look.
The Monochromatic Outfit
Women of all shapes, sizes and heights always look sophisticated and pulled together when the outfit features one shade. Curvy ladies can achieve the look even when your ensemble has fabrics of different textures. This adds extra richness and appeal to your outfit. For example, white or ivory are stunning to wear in summer and even project a look of coolness and polish. Wearing one hue and choosing structured pieces keeps the style altogether. A white silk blouse bodysuit with a pair of white leather, high-waisted paper bag pants are a gorgeous combination. A pair of white booties completes the look.
A Linen Blazer
Plus size women will find a blazer made of linen fabric to be an incredible layering piece during those hot summer days and evenings. A blazer is versatile for any casual and even dressed up outfit. Try a linen blazer with your favorite high-waisted jeans and a sexy crop top. Yes, curvy women can wear a crop top and enjoy the effortless glamour it brings under a blazer. You can find linen blazers in attractive, pastel shades.
Summertime is the season for fun, fashion and feeling good about the clothes you're wearing. Be bold, look at the trends you like, and step out in style, ladies!
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