Plus-Size Lingerie Report
[Editor's Picks and Shopping
Sexy lingerie used to be impossible to find in
plus-sizes, and what little there was lacked any
real sophistication and style.
Fortunately, all that has changed in recent
Sleepwear such as
babydolls and sleep chemise, in addition to
feminine long gowns and robes are
also becoming easier to shop for and find. Since the average woman in the
U.S.A. today wears sizes 12-16, it only makes
sense that full-figured beauties have plenty of
Special lingerie is most often sought for
occasions such as
getaway vacations with sweeties.
Christmas, New Year's and, of course,
Valentine's Day are other times of the year when
lingerie is most in demand.
A hidden plus sexy lingerie gem is a small,
trendy plus-specialty indie boutique called
Prices are low to moderate. Babydoll, chemise,
corset, and bodysuit styles range from trendy to
more sophisticated including lace, satin, and
sheer chiffon in size 1X to 4X. They also
carry a racier collection of vinyl, faux
leather, and fetish wear for those looking for
something a little extra spicy.
Hips and Curves
is among the most well known full-figured
lingerie stores on the internet. Specialty
items such as steampunk and goth looks can be
found here along with an exceptionally good
collection of high quality and
sophisticated corsets, many of which are
beautiful enough to be worn as outerwear.
Fifty Shades of Grey
runaway popularity, racier looks are going
mainstream, including leather, harnesses, and
items such as spanking skirts and light bondage
gear, all of which are stocked here.
This is also a good source for accessories
including thigh highs and stockings in size 1X
Although, best known for their
Always for Me
also carries a feminine collection of babydolls,
chemises, and gowns with a sexier edge in size
XL to 4X.
Especially good for bras and panties, lingerie
also carries higher end sexy lingerie from
designers and labels such as Oscar de la Renta,
Betsey Johnson, and Ralph Lauren in size S to
Her Room is
not only has the well designed and presented
Cacique line which is well worth the stop for
both sexy bras and sleepwear, but also has begun
carrying designer capsule collections including
some for lingerie. The first lingerie collection
is from New York Fashion Week designer Sophie
Theallet. Size 14 to 28W, with many pieces sized
bra sizes which work for DDD, with a growing
collection for F, G, H cups.
Torrid also carries some sexier
lingerie, especially during the winter holidays
and lead up to Valentine's Day with sizes
ranging from XL to 5X.
a growing collection with options ranging from
upscale designer lingerie labels in full-figured
sizes to larger and extended plus-sizes from
smaller and indie boutiques with sizes as large