Shopping Resources for
Embroidered & Beaded Plus-Size Clothing
During the holiday shopping season pieces with
more embellishments are found at most retailers
regardless of style.
Of the high end, luxury designer plus-size
tends to carry the most labels with embroidery
and embellishments. Many looks have a
distinctly upscale resort and BoHo flavor. Look
especially for the Johnny Was label.
The evening looks from brands such as Pisarro
Nights and Adrianna Papell which are regularly
tend to be heavily beaded, along with formalwear
labels such as Terani Couture and Mac Duggal.
Those looking for beaded Gatsby and flapper
dresses will find an excellent selection at
Check out the "Prom" tab for vintage inspired
evening gowns many of which are heavily
embellished with sizes available as large as
also has party frocks and dresses with vintage
style beading and detailing for size XS to 4X.
The best collections of plus-size embroidered
and beaded jeans and denim jackets are at
Monroe & Main
and their sister catalog,
Mainly straight leg and boot cut styles, they
regularly carry multiple options with
embroidered and beaded legs in size 6 to 24W.
has a goth, bohemian, and steampunk vibe to many
of their tops, dresses, footwear, accessories,
and separates collections that are often heavily
embellished in size 2 to 28W.
QVC is the spot to find sweaters
with whimsical beading and embellishments from
the popular Quacker Factory label. You'll
find holiday sweaters here all year for size 0
Meanwhile, those who wear extended plus-size
will find both more embroidery with a casual,
bohemian flavor and evening beading at
with sizes 12 to 38W.