Gone are the days of boxy, uni-sex tees for plus-size women.
Now they are available in a rainbow
assortment of pretty colors and prints, diverse necklines, and
variety of cuts.
From cute and whimsical
novelty t-shirts to knit tops that make a style statement all on
their own, the possibilities are endless.
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alight offers trendy t-shirts and knit tops in the latest colors and styles. From plain layering tees and tanks to knit shirts in prints with extra stylish detailing, the selection is deep and value to moderately priced. Free Shipping on $100+. Junior Plus and Women's Plus sizes both turn up here. Most lines available up to a 3X or 4X, with the occasional 5 to 6X turning up.
Alloy is a junior, trendy hot-spot has a great selection of tees and knit tops for the younger fashionista. Prices are low to moderate with frequent sales, coupons and shipping codes frequently available directly from the website. Extended size range available up to junior plus 3XL.
Appleseed's is a great spot for good quality, solid color, classic layering tees in a variety of neck-lines and sleeve lengths. Prices are moderate with Free Shipping on $50+. Sizes up to 3X.
Avenue has a great selection of knit tops and tee shirts for activewear work out needs, and casual looks with jeans. Solids, graphic prints, and trendy and layering basics available. Prices are low to moderate with frequent sales and mark downs. Free Shipping on $100+. Plus and super sizes available up to 32W.
Back in the Saddle is all about horses and riding. T-shirts range from fun sayings about riding and horses to art inspired art prints. Prices are moderate. Sizes up to 3X (26/28W).
Bedford Fair is a classic to contemporary spot that has tees and knit tops suitable for layering and with feminine detailing to wear alone. Usually has a variety of sleeve lengths and necklines in solid colors, with some printed tees. Prices are low to moderate. Sizes up to 3X.
Big Dog Sportswear carries a wide variety of novelty t-shirts with Big Dog mottos and sayings. Fun, value priced spot. Free Shipping on $50+. Sizes up to 5X.
Blair carries solid colored layering tees and tanks, print tees, and novelty t-shirts. Value to moderate prices. Sizes to 3X.
Bon Ton offers a variety of contemporary to trendy knit tops and tees in the latest prints, colors and cuts. A few higher end designer labels here and there, but mainly value to moderately priced selections with many sales and markdowns offering greater savings. Free shipping coupons often available directly from the website. Sizes up to 3X.
Catherine's carries print and novelty tees, with a few solid color layering type t-shirts and tanks here and there. Prices are moderate with frequent sales and coupon codes available directly from the website for additional savings. Free shipping to stores. Sizes to 5X.
Chadwick's offers classic to contemporary style in a number of sleeve and neck line options in the latest fashion forward colors. Some prints and stripes are often also available. Prices are moderate with sales on site for extra savings. Misses & petite sizes to XL/20, and plus-sizes to 3X.
Christopher & Banks offers a good selection of tees from solid basics for layering to novelty prints and patterns in classic to contemporary styles. Prices are low to moderate with sales, coupons and shipping offers frequently available directly from the website. Sizes up to 26W.
Country Store offers a collection of novelty tees with whimsical prints including animals, florals, beading and embroidery and sometimes patriotic Americana t-shirts. Prices are moderate with a bargain outlet for those on a budget. Sizes to 3X.
Dillard's has contemporary t-shirts and tees with an art-to-wear flavor available. Labels range from the upscale Eileen Fisher in organic cotton, linen and silk, to Peter Nygard in bold, graphic prints. Prices range from moderate to more upscale, with markdowns and sales bringing some selections into other budgets. Sizes up to 3X.
Dr. Jays offers trendy urban design graphic tees from labels like Baby Phat, Fashion Labs, and Apple Bottoms. Value to moderate prices. Frequent sales and deals available directly from the website. Sizes up to 3X.
Dress Barn carries basic layering tanks and tees, in addition to casual knit tops with patterns and embellishments that are more trend conscious. Prices are low to moderate. Sizes to 3X.
Eddie Bauer carries modern classic knit t-shirts and tops for casual, layering and work out wear, and under jackets for a more studied casual look. Great quality and natural fibers. Prices are moderate with frequent markdowns and sales available directly from the website. Sizes up to 3X.
Evans carries both basic layering tees and contemporary to trendy knit tops with a UK flair. Prices are moderate with frequent sales and markdowns available directly from the website. Free shipping on $50+. Sizes 10-28W.
Forever 21 carries young and trendy fashion tees with witty sayings and graphic designs. Value prices are value to moderate. Free shipping on $50+. Sizes up to Junior Plus 3X.
Jones New York has an excellent collection of premium quality sportswear appealing to contemporary working women for casual, weekend and vacation wear. Tees and tops have a clean, modern edge in both solid colors and patterns. Most styles are cotton and suitable for layering under sweaters and jackets, or worn alone. Moderate prices with many sales bringing prices down into more modest budgets. Sizes to 3X.
Just My Size offers basic t-shirts for working out and layering, in addition to some with novelty detailing and graphic prints with trendier styling. Prices are value to moderate with frequent mark downs and sales available through the website making this a very budget friendly spot. Sizes to 6X.
Kiyonna designs sophisticated contemporary knit tops with a grown-up feminine edge. Colors are mostly solid, with a few fashion forward prints turning up from time to time. Styles tend to be figure skimming and body flattering. Prices are moderate. Free shipping on orders $150+. Sizes 10-32W.
Kohl's has both basic tees in solid colors for layering and working out, in addition to t-shirts with novelty prints, feminine details, and graphic print sayings. There is a deeper inventory available on-line than in most of their stores. Prices are low to moderate with frequent sales and markdowns as well as coupons for extra savings often available directly from the website. Free shipping on $75+. Sizes up to 3X.
Lands' End is one of the best sources of quality, natural fiber tees and knit tops suitable for layering, working out, and simply wearing plain with more casual attire. You will find on-trend solid colors, stripes, and fashion forward patterns with a variety of sleeve lengths and necklines. Prices are moderate with frequent discount codes available directly from the website. Free shipping on $50+. Sizes up to 26W.
Lane Bryant carries an assortment of trendy and stylish t-shirts from solids to fashion forward prints. Some are plain for layering, while others include trendy detailing. There are often more options and styles available on-line than in many stores. Prices are moderate with frequent sales, mark downs and discount coupons, including free shipping frequently available directly from the web site. Sizes up to 28W.
Last Call Neiman Marcus offers the opportunity to find upscale, designer labels at a fraction of retail, including knit tops and tees. Sizes to 3X.
Lucky Brand is one of the most popular trendy department store brands in plus right now. The company website carries quality graphic print and fashion t-shirts. Prices are moderate. Free shipping and returns. Sizes up to 3X.
Macy's offers a primarily young and trendy collection of fashion on-line, with more contemporary and classic style fashion available here and there. The inventory tends to be very different on-line than in most brick-and-mortar locations. Solid colored, basic tees in a variety of sleeve lengths and necklines are frequently available in their affordable "Everyday Value" offerings. A wide variety of labels and price points are available from names like designer Michael Kors to moderate brands like Charter Club. The selection is deep here with feminine and novelty detailing, graphic prints, and trendy patterns. Prices are moderate to slightly upscale with frequent special deals, mark downs and weekend sales bringing them into more modest budgets. Free shipping coupons are often available directly from the website. Sizes up to 3X.
metroStyle has a small collection of contemporary, fashion forward knit tops and tees. Styles, prints and details are trend driven. Prices are moderate with sales on the website frequent. Misses sizes to XL (20), and plus-size to 3X.
Nordstrom has a much deeper selection of plus-size clothing available on-line than in most of their stores. Tees and knit tops are excellent quality with a range from solid basics from better labels to contemporary or trendy styles with prints and embellishments. You'll find top upscale labels such as Ralph Lauren, Eileen Fisher, and Anne Klein along with brands and styles appealing to younger, trendier women. Prices range from moderate to upscale with markdowns taken on older inventory for bargain hunters. Fashionistas know to watch for their Half-Yearly Sales, and the pre-season sale on fall fashion in August. Free shipping and returns on all orders. Sizes up to 3X.
North Style offers tees and knit tops with contemporary, feminine styling. Solids and prints are both available here and regularly include more unusual styles like surplice, crossover cuts, cowl necks, ruching and detailing such as lace insets and ruffles. Prices are moderate with late and past season markdowns on the sale rack for bargain hunters. Sizes up to 3X.
Old Pueblo Traders carries a large selection of classic, value priced clothing, including knit tops and t-shirts often appealing to older women. Labels here include Alfred Dunner and Vicki Wayne. Prices are value to moderate. Many selections available to 3X with a few as large as 5X.
Potpourri Gift Catalog carries a fun and whimsical collection of t-shirts with sayings, cute animals, and novelty detailing like floral embroidery. Prices are low to moderate. Sizes available up to 3X.
Pyramid Collection carries romantic, BoHo, goth, and steampunk style knit tops and tees. Prices are moderate with late and past season markdowns up to 60% available for bargain hunters. Sizes up to 3X (26/28).
QVC offers collections from celebrity designers you frequently won't find anywhere else including Kim Kardashian, Isaac Mizrahi, and Clinton Kelley. Hundreds of styles are generally in stock, with knit tops and tees often classic to contemporary in style. Solid style basics from labels like Liz Claiborne mix with detailed, art-to-wear styles from labels like Bob Mackie. If you like whimsical novelty and holiday tees, Quacker Factory is the brand to look for here. Prices are low to moderate, with extended installment plans often available for more expensive items. Sizes to 28W.
Reebok offers tees and tops for athletic, yoga and active lifestyles. Expanding styles go beyond the basics with some including prints and sayings. Prices are moderate. Free shipping and returns. Men's sizes up to 5XL; Women's sizes up to 2XL.
Saks Off Fifth is a designer bargain hot spot. Knit tops and tees from high end labels such as Eileen Fisher, Lafayette 148, and Michael Kors can commonly be found here at deep discount. Sizes to 24W.
Serengeti carries solid knit tees both with pretty feminine details like lace or practical plain layering styles, whimsical fun novelty prints, graphic animal prints, and artsy, BoHo style tees. Embroidered holiday tees and sweatshirts are also commonly available. Prices are value to moderate. Sizes up to 3X.
Sierra Trading Post Women's Clothing discounted high quality outdoor and casual clothing including cotton tee shirts. Women's sizes up to 2XL.
Soft Surroundings is an upscale, contemporary to BoHo style fashion destination that specializes in ultra soft fabrics usually of natural fibers. Tees and knit tops are both solids cut in usual, figure flattering styles like surplice wraps, global inspired patterns, sometimes with added embroidery or beading. Prices are moderate to slightly upscale. Sizes to 3X.
SWAK Designs offers a small collection of knit tops and tees in the latest colors, patterns and cuts. Styles are mainly trend-driven. Prices are moderate. Free shipping on $99+. Sizes 14 - 36W.
Torrid has a collection of trendy knit tops in the latest colors, cuts and prints. Some have an edgier style for women who have a darker style. They also have good collection of music and pop culture inspired t-shirts inspired from movies, television, and things like anime. Hello Kitty, pin-up starlets are also frequent styles available. Prices are moderate with sales and deep markdowns frequently offered directly on the website for budget shoppers. Flat rate shipping. Size up to 5X.
Ulla Popken carries knit tops and tees with a contemporary to BoHo flair. Often prints and embellished with embroidery or beading, the styles are often tunics with longer sleeves. Some short sleeves and sleeveless styles available. Prices are moderate with deep discounts taken in their post-season clearance section for bargain shoppers. Sizes to 38W.
Walmart has a growing collection of plus-size clothing available on-line. T-shirts come in feminine cut solids and graphic prints. Prices are value to moderate. Sizes to 5X.
Willow Ridge offers classic to contemporary style clothing, often appealing to older women. Knit tops and tees come in both solid colors with a variety of neck lines and print and embellished styles. Prices are moderate. Sizes up to 28W.
Zappos has a growing collection of plus-size clothing available from top labels like Michael Kors, Jessica Simpson, Lucky Brands, and DKNYC. More athletic styles are also frequently available from brands like Nike. Tees and knit tops here range from designer, modern classics to more upscale trendy styles. Super fast free shipping and returns on all orders. Sizes up to 3X.
Plus-size clothing featured is hand selected by the Elegant Plus Fashion Editor from our
extensive network of plus-fashion business partnerships.
Plus-size t-shirts can be classic and practical in solid colors for
layering, working out, or simply for sporty styles.
They can also be part of a edgy, dark, music driven rocker look, celebrate the fun and winsome,
or add a little holiday celebratory flair. Plus-size tees and knit tops are increasingly also available in feminine, flirty and
trendy style that include the latest prints and fashion-forward details. Options are plentiful in both plus and super-sizes.