Inclusive sizing has always been a hot topic in fashion, and slowly but steadily this approach to design is becoming the norm. There are now more options than ever before when it comes to shopping for plus size clothing.
While some brands have expanded their size scheme or introduced specific size-inclusive collections, others are designing fashion-forward clothing specifically to flatter and accentuate curvier figures.
If you’re looking for the best places to buy plus size clothing online, look no further. We’ve rounded up some of the best online fashion retailers stocking a wide selection of styles in size 16 and above.
1. ASOS Curve
ASOS needs little introduction, and fans will know that they’ve been selling their own plus size range for over a decade now. In addition to its own brand collections, ASOS curve also stocks plus size collections from dozens of other brands and designers.
ASOS offers plus size clothing for everyone. With around 2,000 items to choose from including activewear, jeans, dresses, jumpsuits, and even wedding dresses, you’re sure to find your favourite styles.
Some of the plus size brands stocked by ASOS include Missguided Plus, New Look Plus, River Island Plus, and Vero Moda Curve.
If you need something new fast, the next day delivery service from ASOS will get your order to you in under 24 hours.
Size range: up to UK 34
2. Simply Be
Simply Be has been a size-inclusive fashion favourite for years and they’re still going strong. The range includes casual clothing, occassion wear, lingerie, shoes, accessories, and beauty. If you need some help putting an outfit together, you can shop curated pieces on themes such as “weekend casual” or “date night”.
As well as their own extensive range, Simply Be also stocks hundreds of other brands including AX Paris, Figleaves, Joana Hope, Monsoon, and Violeta by Mango.
Be sure to check out the regular sales and outlet section for some bargains. You can also join the loyalty programme for exclusive discounts and rewards. Next day delivery is available for £4.50
Size range: UK 12 – 32
Vera Moda’s plus size collection, Junarose, offers impeccably cut fashion-forward styles in high quality fabrics. If you prefer timeless, classic pieces over fast fashion, Junarose is definitely the label for you.
Junarose is fantastic for casual work wear and pieces that will take you effortlessly from the office to evening drinks after work. The collection of dresses is particularly strong, ranging from mini to maxi in a variety of prints and flattering cuts.
Shipping is a flat fee of £3.95 or free on orders over £60.
Size range: UK 14 – 28
4. Boohoo Plus
Boohoo’s plus size collection includes on-trend dresses, jeans, swimwear, and evening outfits with the majority of the range priced under £30.
If you can’t wait until payday for your next new outfit, you can even pick up a sundress for £5.
Boohoo is a brand favoured by Instagrammers, which makes it effortless to see with just a quick scroll how outfits look IRL on different body types.
Boohoo Premier members get free next day delivery (usually £4.99) and free returns for a membership price of £9.99 a year (free for students.)
Size range: UK 16 – 26
5. Chi Chi London Curve
If you have a wedding or special occasion coming up, head straight to Chi Chi London for a wide selection of beautiful dresses.
Shopping for formal wear when size schemes are limited can be a challenge but Chi Chi London has made it a pleasure. The free 30 day returns policy means that you can order a selection of dresses to try at home, keep the one which works best on you, and simply return the rest.
As well as chic party dresses, Chi Chi London also has some great smart work tops, and prices are very reasonable too – keep an eye out for the sales when you can grab a wedding dress for as little as £60!
Standard UK delivery costs £3.99 or free for orders over £100. Next day delivery is available for £5.99
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