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Size 12 to 32W

Carries styles in bold patterns and colors, many with global inspiration.  Resort wear and summer maxi dress styles, peasant tops, and flowing skirts are often here.  Prices are moderate with frequent sales, coupons, and shipping offers available directly from the website.

Let's Shop! ASOS

Size 0 to 24W

A British retailer that brings a different aesthetic to the American market.  Among their trend conscious offerings unique items such as art-to-wear type tights can be found. Look particularly for the Alice & You label in addition to in house designs for looks with a vintage BoHo vibe.  Sizes run a little large here.  Prices are moderate with fast low cost shipping to the USA and Canada. 


Let's Shop! AVENUE

Size 14 to 32W
Petites & Talls Available
A well known plus-specialty retailer, they are introducing more and more styles with an artsy or bohemian edge to them along with their contemporary to trendy styles. Prices are moderate with coupons usually available directly on the site. Particularly good peasant top and maxi dress selection in the resort season and warmer months.


Let's Shop! BATIK & FANS

Size 3X to 6X
This well established eBay shop sells hand crafted batik clothing directly from the artisans in Malaysia.  Styles include tunics, palazzo pants, kimono jackets, and caftans. Fabrics are mainly rayons. Moderate prices with reasonable shipping rates to the USA and world-wide.



Size 16 to 34W
Petites Available
The sister retailer to Lane Bryant, they have long built their plus and super size specialty business on the tastes and styles of women who like bold prints and colors, artsy and whimsical details.  Regularly stocked are items such as poncho tops, peasant tunics, tiered maxi skirts and dresses, and items with beaded and embroidered detailing.  Prices are moderate.



Size 4 to 24W
Petite to 16P
This retail chain has returned in catalog and on-line form, continuing their well loved collections that include artisanal detailing in natural fibers and fine knits.  BoHo styles in addition to more contemporary looks appealing to those who want to add just a little something extra to their fashion sensibilities options include casual, work appropriate and occasion pieces.  This is a great spot for unusual outerwear, folk embroidered details on items such as skirts and jackets, and building block pieces that provide foils for more elaborately embellished pieces.  Prices are moderate to slightly upscale.



Let's Shop! DILLARD'S

Misses Size 0 to 16
Women's Size 14 to 24W
This well known department store carries a mixture of moderate to upscale fashion with a trendy to bohemian flair in wonderful fabrics such as linen, cotton, and silks from well recognized labels and designers. A wide variety of price points makes this a good stop for those with different budgets.  Tops and an usual collection of blazers and jackets are especially good here.  Look for brands such such as  Peter Nygard, Eileen Fisher, Bryn Walker, ZoZo Woman, Gibson & Lattimer, Eva Varro, and Karen Kane. 


Let's Shop! DRESS BARN

Size 2 to 24W
Petite to 16P
With a deeper selection in extended sizes available on-line this retailer carries a mixtures of styles from classic to trendy, with more bohemian styles available in the resort season and warmer months.  They often have maxi dresses and skirts, and BoHo style peasant tops in both prints and solids.  Palazzo pants are also frequently available. Although not racked separately, occasionally pant styles come in women's petite and tall sizes beyond the 16P offered in the petite section. Prices are low to moderate.


Let's Shop! EBAY

Size XS to 10X
Petites & Talls Available
A treasure trove for women who like unique finds, art-to-wear items, and vintage clothing the site has been plagued by mass feeds from China in recent years, but lots of interesting finds are still available, especially for hard-to-find sizes. Many sellers also offer "But It Now" options for those that dislike the bidding system.  In addition to the Women's Clothing section which can be refined to "Plus" only through the search, the Home & Garden section has fantastic resources for crafters including unique fabrics and beads, the Collectibles and Arts section has offerings from working textile and jewelry designers, and antique and global ethnic jewelry and textiles.  Vintage fashion and that for costumers and re-enactment specialists can be found in the larger Fashion directory. Search functions help to find your size.

Pre-set Plus-Size eBay Searches:  Victorian | BoHo | Art to Wear | Rockabilly | Lagenlook


Let's Shop! ESHAKTI

Size 0 to 36W
Petite & Tall Available
One of the most popular internet retailers for modern vintage style dresses, this direct from manufacturer in India website offers a steadily changing collection of fabrics and prints mainly in cotton with the occasional style in silk or synthetics.  Classic mid twentieth century silhouettes are the mainstay of their collection, with a few styles drawing inspiration from decades later in the century. They also carry a smaller collection of tops and skirts.  Most styles are customizable including hem lengths, neck lines and sleeves for a small fee. Prices are moderate.


Let's Shop! EVANS

Size 10 to 28W
From the Top Shop family, this British retailer brings trendy, contemporary and BoHo English style to the American plus-size market with tribal prints, crochet, peasant tops, maxi dresses and more.  A mixture of in house designs and U.K. labels.  Prices are moderate.


Let's Shop! HIPS & CURVES

Size XL to 6X
Primarily a plus size lingerie merchant, they also carry goth and steampunk fashion and accessories.  Look for Victorian bustled skirts, petticoats, billowing Edwardian cotton shirts and bloomers, in addition to an excellent selection of leather and silk boned corsets for Victorian period costuming, and hosiery like stockings, garters and fishnets. Faux-leather and leather with a sexy, goth edge is also stocked. Prices are moderate to moderately upscale.


Let's Shop! KAREN KANE

Misses Size 2 to 16
Women's Size 14 to 22W
A designer label with an artistic and vintage flare regularly carried by major department stores, the entire collection available in extended sizes is available directly from the designer. Also has a good selection of core basic black knits to mix and match with brighter and more patterned boutique style designs.  Prices are moderately upscale.


Let's Shop! KIYONNA

Size 10 to 32W
One of the leading and best established plus-specialty designers, shop directly from their website for the best size assortment.  Lace dresses with a romantic vintage feel and jersey maxi dresses are a specialty, with bohemian and global inspired prints part of the style mix. Equally popular are their modal jersey tops. Designed and manufactured in Los Angeles. Prices are moderate to moderately upscale.



Size 14 to 28W
Upping its game in recent years with fashion forward options more readily available, the best known retailer in plus fashion is keeping up with the BoHo trends translated into curvy fits.  Summer and resort seasons have more BoHo options such as maxi skirts and dresses, but it's worth a check at other times of year as well.  Prices are moderate with frequent sales, coupons, and shipping offers available directly from the website.



Size XS to XXXL
Specializing in boldly printed knit yoga pants with flare legs and wide legs, the patterns are global in inspiration.  A fantastic alternative to leggings, these fun, comfortable knit pants are value to moderately priced. Sizing is junior plus. Manufactured in Los Angeles.


Let's Shop! LAST CALL

Size 0 to 24W
Steep discounts are offered on many of the designer labels offered by the main Neiman Marcus department store bringing them into the budget of more shoppers. Shop overstocks and past season's merchandise. Artsy and bohemian labels to look for include the BoHo silk and natural fiber tops and maxi dresses from Johnny Was and Tolani, along with separates from Berek and Caroline Rose. Also a great spot for high end cashmere at more affordable prices. Jewelry can be a find here, along with other accessories. Price points are moderately upscale to upscale.



Size S to 6X
A long-time eBay seller specializing in hand batiked and langen look fashion. Gorgeous dusters, peasant dresses, caftans, tops, and palazzo pants.  Based in Bali, some items are ready to ship immediately while others can take up to 21 days to custom make, so make sure to read listings carefully. Prices are value to moderate.



Size S to 5X
Stunning hand-painted silks, embroidery, cashmere and burn-out velvets made up into shawls, opera coats, tops, and kimonos with art nouveau vintage influences. A long time art-to-wear e-boutique available exclusively through eBay. Upscale price points and quality.



Size 6 to 24W
A well established catalog with a contemporary romantic to bohemian flavor, the embroidered and embellished jeans are a must stop for those who appreciate artisan details. A unique collection of tops, long sweater dusters, and dresses also frequently have bohemian and vintage flavors.  Prices are moderate.


Let's Shop! MOD CLOTH

Size XS to 4X
A fabulous spot for vintage and retro style indie fashion. Small runs from a variety of designers in hard to find styles, plus their own in house designs tapping into vintage influenced style trends.  Looks range from art deco inspired pieces to mid twentieth century influenced dresses, tops, swimsuits, outerwear, and cocktail looks, to the occasional flower child and groovy seventies piece. Also be sure to check out their chic, retro inspired shoe and accessory collections for some unusual, yet affordable style finds.  Prices points are moderate to moderately upscale.


Let's Shop! MONROE & MAIN

Size S to 3X
Contemporary collections of women's apparel, many with an artistic or bohemian flair.  Good resource for resort wear in the winter months, crochet dusters and blanket sweater coats, maxi dresses, and romantic style BoHo tops.  Prices are moderate.



Misses Size 0 to 18
Women's Size 14 to 24W
This leading luxury department store regularly carries  upscale labels and designers with a BoHo, resort, or artier design aesthetic.  Look for Johnny Was, Berek, Caroline Rose, Tolani, Misook, Joan Vass, Michael Simon and Eileen Fisher. This is an especially good spot for silk print tunics, easy topper jackets in artful designs and patterns, ponchos, and jacquard knits.   Lots of natural fibers including cotton, linen, silk, and cashmere.  Prices are moderately upscale to luxury.


Let's Shop! NIC + ZOE

Size XS to 3X
Petite to XL (16)
This Boston based designer specializes in beautiful knit fashion for women who appreciate a contemporary, easy feel to their clothes.  Pattern inspirations are global giving an artistic quality  to the designs.  Cardigans and knit jackets, knit skirts, and easy wide leg pants create an easy, yet polished collection.  Carried by several of the upscale department stores the entire line in extended sizes is available directly through their website. Prices are moderately upscale.



Misses Size 0 to 18
Women's Size 14 to 26W

Petite to XL (16/18)
Known for their customer service, this upscale department store regularly offers art-to-wear and BoHo styles from designers such as Citron and Eileen Fisher.  More youthful lines such as City Chic, Tart, Melissa McCarthy, and Lucky Brand are also beginning to appear and follow the trends more closely which are currently moving in a more bohemian direction.  Tops, cardigans, and maxi dresses are the best represented in this style category.  This is one of the best places for genuine leather coats and occasionally fur in the colder months for extended sizes. Prices range from moderate to moderately upscale, with the occasional luxury piece mainly in the outerwear category.



Size XS to 4X
The off-price sister to the main department store, the inventory and labels are actually quite different with a much artier and more bohemian vibe.  Along with discounts on upscale labels such as Rachel Pally, shoppers can score much lower priced looks from a collection of lesser known brands not stocked elsewhere on the internet.  The jewelry, shoe, scarf and accessories selection is also well worth a browse. Prices are low to moderate, with the occasional slightly more upscale price point.



Size 4 to 24W
Petite to 16P
This catalog offers a mixture of artsy, classic and natural fiber fashions.  Traditional folk patterns inspire sweaters and tops, art-to-wear inspirations turn up in gorgeous coats and jackets, and romantic vintage details and patterns influence blouses and tunics.  Skirts range from crochet maxis and tiered broomstick styles to jacquard sweater knits, while pants include patterned and free flowing palazzo styles.  Prices are moderate.


Let's Shop! NOVICA

BoHo style is all about the accessories - the more unique, more hand crafted, and ethnically authentic the better.  In partnership with National Geographic, this is one of those amazing places where you can learn a little bit about the origin of beautiful ethnic crafts, meet the artisans, and get GREAT prices! Check out the beaded purses, jewelry, and wraps - the pashminas are an especially good bargain!  Prices are the full range from value to upscale. Fair Trade. 



Size S to 6X
This boutique has been selling on eBay since 1998.  Specializing in Moroccan, Indonesian, BoHo and gypsy style clothing they have an extensive inventory appealing to Renn Faires, lagenlook, and bohemian princesses.  Lots of cottons and natural fibers including tunics, kimono and duster jackets, harem & palazzo pants and bloomers, dresses, and skirts. Quick same day shipping. Prices are moderate.



Size 2 to 28W
One of the best spots for vintage, romantic, and bohemian fashion. Goth and Steampunk styles are also well represented with unusual Victorian style jackets in brocades, lace, and velvet, corseted style skirts and dresses, capes, and bell sleeve tops.  Unique leggings, palazzo pants, and items such as layering sleeves are well represented. Fantastic resources for both period costumes and those who just like to dress with a unique flair.  Be sure to also check out the shoes, jewelry, and accessories.  This is a rare retailer that lists numeric sizing with the standard S to 3X, noting where a garment is sized with a 3X = 20 versus a 3X = 28W so make sure to read individual sizing for each garment.  Price points are moderate.


Let's Shop! QVC

Size 0 to 28W
Petites & Talls Available
This television shopping giant's on-line shopping experience gives you the best of both worlds.  Video clips from shows featuring models of various sizes for each garment are included, along with more general descriptions and individualized sizing charts.  Interesting and unique finds can range from the lagenlook layers of Lori Goldstein who uses deep ruffle hems in fabrics such as chiffon, lace, and velvet to create tunics, vests, and toppers that mix and match to the unique artistic twists from C Wonder who travels the globe looking for inspirations.  Popular designers with a more bohemian or artistic aesthetic include Isaac Mizrahi's who engineers placed prints, palazzo pants and beaded and embroidered tops from Bob Mackie, and maxi dresses and skirts from celebrity designers such as Lisa Rinna.  The leather, faux fur, and suede jackets from Dennis Basso are among the most popular items. The jewelry, shoes, and handbags sections can turn up some stellar finds as well. Most lines are available from XS to 3X with a 3X equaling a 28W.  Limited time easy pay options come and go and can make more expensive items more affordable with monthly installment plans.  Prices are moderate to moderately upscale.


Size XS to 3X
Talls Available
This upscale resort and lifestyle designer is worn by many West Coast celebrities who have a bohemian style. Working in a smooth fine jersey with exceptional drape these garments are as delicious to the touch as they are to the eye. Both classic and trend conscious solid colors and worldly, BoHo prints are parts of the collection. Especially good for maxi skirts and maxi dresses, easy wide leg palazzo pants, and tunics garments are intentionally cut long with a raw hem making the label a very good choice for tall women.  A sharp pair of scissor and a steady hand, or quick trip to your tailor will shorten garments easily for average and shorter height women, as the newly cut fabric will not fray.  Prices are moderately upscale.



Size XS to 4X
One of the trendy chain stores dotting America, this retailer translates many of the mainstream BoHo looks into Fast Fashion chic.  Particularly good for jumpsuits, maxi dresses, and oversized swingy tunics in the latest color ways and prints.  Value price points.



Size XS to 5X
Petites & Tall Available
An eBay boutique since 2000 this shop has a stellar service rating.  Specializing in high quality Renaissance and Steampunk dresses, jackets, and separates, most orders are custom made to your measurements. Rich brocades, velvets, and fine satins make these looks simply to die for. Costume accuracy can be adapted to your own every day needs, as desired.  Prices are moderate to moderately upscale.


Let's Shop! RUE 21

Size XS to 3X
A teen trendy fashion hot spot  that carries many BoHo styles, especially during the spring and summer festival seasons.  BoHo dresses and kimono toppers, along with a great selection of leggings, are the main strengths of their inventory for bohemian looks.  Prices are value oriented.


Let's Shop! SAHALI

Size XS to XXL
Petite to XL
Based in Portland, OR the artistic and free spirited vibe translates into a line of clothing that is kicked back cool and perfect for weekend casual days.  Cotton tees with art prints, easy jersey skirts and peasant dresses in solids and prints, and folk inspired sweaters mix with Nordic and BoHo style shoes and accessories.  Much of the jewelry is hand crafted locally in Portland as well.  Prices are moderate.



Size S to 3X
Petite to XL
A long established catalog with and artsy and whimsical inventory, this can be a great spot for crinkle broomstick skirts, border print tunics, tapestry vests and jackets, and capes.  Fun dresses in midi and maxi length, along with cardigans and sweaters round out the collection. Natural fibers such as rayon, linen, and cotton are common.  Prices are moderate.



Size XS to 3X
This is an internet mall for small brick-and-mortar boutiques to make their inventory available on-line in one, easy-to-shop spot.  Snatch finds up quickly as often only one or two are available in any given size and style. A growing number of affordable, indie designer, California style BoHo, and art-to-wear looks are being listed in larger sizes, making this well worth the stop for those that enjoy unusual fashion.  Prices range from value to moderately upscale.



Misses, Tall, Petite
Size 0 to 18
Women's Size 14 to 24W
This growing retailer offers gorgeous, well-made clothes of soft materials which are often natural fibers such as cashmere, silk, cotton, velvet, and modal.  Styles include vintage and artisan detailing such as rich brocades, hand painted silks, lace trims, globally inspired prints, beading, and embroidery.  Long flowing lines are the norm here, with many looks appealing for both resort and to those who prefer a more bohemian aesthetic. Price points are moderate to moderately upscale.



Size 1X to 6X
 An independent plus and super size clothing boutique from Southern California this shop frequently has affordable bohemian style fashion including maxi skirts and maxi dresses, flowing peasant style tops, and tie dye patterns.  Specialties are wide leg palazzo pants and convertible maxi dresses in knit jersey. Prices are value to moderate.


Let's Shop! TORRID

Size L to 6X
One of the best known plus specialty retailers, and sister to Hot Topic, the original concept was darker and gothier than the majority of the inventory today.  This is still a good spot to find deep bell sleeves, lace up looks, fishnet tights, and punk inspired prints and plaids.  The licensing agreements with pop culture franchises also makes this a resource for costuming, cosplay, Steampunk, and sometimes Lolita looks based on characters such as Alice in Wonderland or Cinderella.   More mainstream inventories include peasant tops, maxi dresses, and faux leather and suede for a more bohemian vibe.  Prices are value with frequent sales to moderate.



Misses & Petite
Size 2 to 18
Women's Size 14 to 26W
The BoHo lifestyle is all about global travel, and nobody gets packable travel clothes quite like a travel retailer. Styles are a mixture of classic and bohemian with items such as crinkle broomstick skirts, knit dresses and separates, and easy care tunics.  This is one of the best spots for luggage and travel accessories too. Prices are moderate.



Size 12 to 38W
This European plus specialty retailer is well established and known in the United States.  Recently more of the European style clothing in their inventory is being offered to the American shopper.  This includes ethnic Oktoberfest style tops and dresses, eco-fashion in organic cottons and linens, and silk dresses and blouses.  BoHo styles tunics and maxi dresses, intarsia knits, and vintage influenced styles are still and important part of the repertoire, along with more artistic style jackets and coats.  Prices are moderate to moderately upscale.



Size XS to 5X
As the name implies, vintage style fashion is the specialty here.  Along with labels such as Stop Staring and Bernie Dexter, they have their own line that includes cute swing dresses, tulle 50's inspired cocktail dresses, vampy wiggle dresses, cute high waist sailor shorts and pencil skirts, and form fitting peter pan collar tops for retro pin-up style fashionistas.  A specialty is the Art Deco Great Gatsby flapper dresses that come in a wide range of colors and styles. The formalwear selection includes many styles with vintage Old Hollywood glamour. Fun accessories include large silk flowers, hair snoods, hats and fascinators, retro sunglasses, and more.  Prices are moderate to moderately upscale.



Size XS to 3X
A boutique that features the stunning vintage inspired designer Nataya with dress styles reminiscent of Downton Abbey and Titanic. Romantic, feminine,  and delicate fabrics in white, tea stained pastels, and deeper vintage hues with embroidery, lace, and beading details in just the right touches.  A collection for romantic vintage brides and wedding parties is particularly luxurious. Prices are moderately upscale to upscale.



Size 6 to 28W
Petites Available
This spot aggregates the extended women's size offering from an entire catalog group.  In among the more classic offerings are some hidden gems appealing to those with more romantic or bohemian sensibilities.  Look for tiered broomstick skirts, peasant blouses, tapestry jackets and vests, and crochet lace tunics.  Soft faux suede and moleskin pieces turn up, along with genuine leather, faux fur, and art-to-wear outerwear. Prices are value to moderate.


Let's Shop! YIZZAM

Size XS to 4X
This spot offers an absolutely stunning collection of fine and digital art reproductions from the Art Nouveau and other periods.  Choose from old masters such as Monet, Klimt, Waterhouse, or Mucha or go for prints based on the cosmos and galaxy, witty food prints, scenes from around the globe, and more.  Options include tees, sweatshirts, and leggings.  True art-to-wear at affordable prices. This Florida based company is committed to eco-friendly dyes and is sweat shop free.




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