Your Favorite Internet Shopping Guide to Stylish Plus-Size Clothes: Size 12 +
With it's focus on unique, unusual, and collectible finds it's not a surprise that eBay is one of the best shopping resources for BoHo style fashion. For those who favor the flowing layers, peasant style dresses, and maxis in global and ethnic prints check out the offerings at the Only Golden Goddess eBay Store in sizes to 5X. Small, individual artisans designing one-of-a-kind garments are scattered throughout eBay and can often be located in a search for Art to Wear.
Amazon also has a growing number of eclectic boutique designer styles that can move into the bohemian in flavor. Designers and brands are constantly changing here but filtering by size is easy during the search process, helping to locate dresses that fit from it's vast inventory. Options are available up to about size 6X.
Goddess inspired, New Age cataloguer Pyramid Collection has one of the best and most unusual collections of dresses appealing to bohemian aesthetics. Styles can draw on romantic vintage and goth looks, batiks and tie dyes, Steampunk, crochet and lace and more, in sweeping, easy long silhouettes and loose swing dress and tunic dress styles. Sizes are available to 3X with individual garments listing numerical size equivalencies that can range from 20W to 28W. Meanwhile, Izabel London is the best source for the moderately priced, artsy and eclectic Samya label with quick, easy shipping for U.S. customers size 14 to 26W. Dresses range from funky tunic and shift styles in bold patchwork prints to folk patterns and vintage florals.
More expensive natural fiber, often organic, designs from Eileen Fisher are widely available from better department stores. Silhouettes are loose and easy, with classic black a staple in fine jersey knits and wovens.
Fast, trendy fashion in recent years has been picking up elements of the bohemian style making some inexpensive junior focused retailers a good resource for flowing maxi dresses and the occasional shorter style. Those offering plus-sizes include Asos, Maurice's, and alloy. Junior retailers such as Rue 21 and Charlotte Russe have recently extended their sizes to XS to 3X, with bohemian styles well represented in their inventories.
Macy's frequently stocks a particularly good selection of maxi dresses and shorter shift dresses in global prints, lace, and sometimes beaded or embroidered styles especially during the winter resort and summer festival seasons from a number of different labels including Lucky Brand, American Rag, INC, and Michael Kors in size 14 to 24W.
Serengeti catalog often has longer length crinkle dresses in a variety of global and ethnic prints in size S to 3X. Meanwhile, dress super retailer Dress Barn has been adding moderately priced printed maxi dresses to their offerings in recent months in size 6 to 24W.
Upscale designers Rachel Pally and Johnny Was are some of the best high end dress labels appealing to those with bohemian sensibilities available in size S to 3X. Rachel Pally works in jersey knits and specializes in long flowing lines in both shorter and maxi dress lengths and can sometimes work for women even larger than 24W. Lengths tend to be long with hems expected to be taken up by tailors for the perfect fit. Johnny Was is a little more difficult to find, but worth the effort, for vintage influenced silk, cotton, and rayon dresses in eyelet lace and floral prints.
Melissa Masse will sometimes design maxi dress styles in bold prints that will also appeal to women with more eclectic sensibilities in sizes to 3X. Eva Varro works in bold placed prints often inspired from scarf designs that often translate well to a bohemian aesthetic.
California based designer Igigi will also frequently offer printed maxi dress styles that might appeal in size 12 to 32W. British plus designer Anna Scholz specializes in prints with some of her styles appealing to those who wear a bohemian aesthetic in size 10 to 28W.
Super size women will find the best selection at value to moderate prices from California lifestyle retailer Sealed with a Kiss in sizes to 6X. Jersey maxi dresses are also a specialty at contemporary designer Kiyonna in sizes to 5X. India - based direct from manufacturer dress super-store eShakti has been adding more BoHo styles to their vintage collections with everything offered available to 36W.
will often have dresses with global prints and
maxi dress styles during the winter cruise and
resort season, and during the summer months in
size 14 to 34W.
will frequently stock knits and batiks both in
tunic and maxi dress styles. Bohemian
styles with a European flavor are beginning to
turn up here more regularly. Some tie dye
styles will also turn up in size 12 to 38W.
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