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Black and white outfits might seem to strict and lacking imagination in most imagination. The thing is, combining these basics, you can get easy elegance. There is no need to color coordinate your outfit. You get ready for the next business meeting, and you only have to put on a pair of dressy pants, tailored suit jack, an average classic shirt, and you are good to go.
Match these wide leg pin stripe pants with many other tops and jackets. They are so versatile, they can be combined with lots of items in your closet. The Pants, blouse, and jacket are from City Chic Online. The shoes are Earth Vicky by Zappos. The purse is Hannah by BagInc
Give your black pants, white blouse blazers a break this spring. You can also look feminine and professional at the same time in a variety of workwear outfits. Furthermore you can pick a button- down cardigan in solid color, tailored dress, cool blazer in vertical stripes. These are just of few of the suggestions for the new season. This attire is both corporate-friendly and chic.
Cardigan Sheer Lace Dress Workwear Outfits
Workwear outfit #1 is made of a sleeveless Ruby A-Line dress in a feminine color and a black cardigan with beads all over the the neckline and button area. All in all this outfit has the three most important attributes of the successful officewear: elegance, simplicity and comfort.
Embroidered Flower Dress from City Chic Online. The dress sports illusion mesh neckline with a sleeveless cut, fitted waistline, removable faux leather belt with rose gold bow detail. The garment is made of stretch ponte fabrication.
Bead Trim Cardigan from City Chic Online. This cardigan has a rounded neckline with a button down front opening and a pearl beads trim. It also has 3/4 length sleeves. It is a cropped length, made of stretch knit fabrication.
Black tote and black ankle booties. Any black bag and booties, shoes combination is suitable. Just use the ones you have in your wardrobe.
Crop Blazer Style Jacket Work Outfit
Pinstripe blazer from Ashley Stewart– style jacket outfits will never go out of style. The jacket has a cropped length, a soft feel, and a comfy fit. Pinstripe tailored blazer suits are for power women with timelessly sophisticated style and a carefully picked professional wardrobe.
Comfort Feminine Floral Print Blouse Work Outfit
You can look powerful and professional at the same time. This work outfit in plus sizes from Avenue proves the fact. In this easy chic work outfit floral watercolor feminine blouse combines perfectly with solid color grey or black dressy pants. You don’t need much to style up this beautiful blouse: a pair of peep toe booties, a crossbody bag, and a statement jewelry. The pants in this outfit are picked to be the perfect addition to your work wardrobe with this slim leg, pull-on style and faux pockets at front and back. The buckle details at the waist spice up a classic work style.
This year we cab see tops, sweaters and dresses with flared and ruffled sleeves everywhere. Literally everyone is wearing them.
Trumpet Sleeve Tops
Mod trumpet sleeves are real blast from the past. They start flaring somewhere between the shoulder and elbow. Mod Trumpet Sleeves look romantic as the frills and ruffles add extra volume at the sides. These sleeves make a dramatic complement to a more tailored- style top.
Bell Sleeve Tops
Bell Sleeve sweaters add flare to any outfit. They can dress up a casual pant or pencil skirt and help you get ready for any special occasion.
Bold and just on- trend bell sleeves will get you back in the 70th era. In 2017 we pay tribute to the hippie fashion. This time the blouses and sweaters come in light solid color. They can be black or navy. Pick the best color to match your fall and winter closet. Combine them with a pair of jeans or dress pants. This outfit is perfect for the office and a happy hour with friends.
Flute Sleeve Tops
Flute sleeves flared throughout the whole length. This soft tunic sweater is made of fine acrylic yarn. Feminine and flattering, the top is a real- must have. Beautiful body-skimming fit and trending fluted sleeve give you just the exact amount of ‘wow’. Wear yours with your favorite skinny jeans for a slouchy, chic casual on-the-go vibes.
Here are several must have plus size knitwear items for fall season. Cozy up with one of these comfort plus size knitwear items, either sweaters or cardigans. Plus size cardigans are suitable for many occasions. Here are some plus size knitwear in the latest styles and fashion trends. Plus size crochet sweaters are great for a early fall evenings. Wear them under a coat or jacket for layering.
Plus Size Knitwear Fall Must Haves
The leather trim cardigan is a great look for a night out. It is bold and chic. You are going to love these plus size pullovers, cardigans, and sweaters. They are great for any occasion. Not to mention they are good to go out in many seasons, fall, winter or spring.
Bell sleeve tops and bell sleeve dresses are everywhere this season. In fact, bell sleeves are one of the hottest fashion trend spring /summer 2017. It is safe to say if you want to be fashionable, just buy a bell sleeve and combine it with any bottom in your wardrobe.
Bell sleeves look a bit bohemian. They usually remind me of flared hippy pants or jeans. Bell sleeve tops look artistic, somewhat fancy. They speak volumes about the character of the wearer. Yet bell sleeves are easy to wear and combine. Here is a Bell Sleeve Wrap Top by ELOQUII, a perfect example of what is that fashion trend about.
With spring just around the corner, plus size floral print dresses are getting popular again. What is the better way to celebrate spring and revival of nature than putting on a new floral dress on a warm spring day? Combine that floral print dress with a pair of pretty heels. Put on makeup and voila, you are ready to take the spring world by storm.
Floral Print Dresses Fashion Trend
Floral prints trend has been around for the past few years. Not to mention, in spring flower patterns are getting even more popular. Flower power is not to be underestimated after all. If you are not in feminine floral motives, you can pick some other bright pattern. Either some joyful prints or feminine frocks, everything goes.
Day To Night Off Shoulder Ruffle Floral Dress in Navy
Abstract Floral Print Wrap Dress
Etched Floral Print Plus Size Fit Flare Dress
Floral Print V Neck Flutter Sleeve Dress
Cotton Blend Floral Print Dress in Women’s Plus Sizes
Plus Size Maxi Dress With Floral Print
Sweet Floral Fit And Flare Dress in Women’s Plus Sizes
Pants fashion has gone a long way ever since women started to wear pants. Now pants, or slacks, or trousers are considered an essential item of women’s wardrobe. Pants are comfortable, allow freedom of movement, and offer all-day comfort.
Types of Plus Size Pants Categorized by Leg
If you know your best assets, accentuate on them, and find a pant style to flatter your curves.
Wide Hips- Narrow leg trousers only add inches to the hips area when you want to disguise them. Boot cut pants which flare slightly from the knee to the hem balance out wide hips.
Short Legs: Higher waist slacks visually elongate and slim the silhouette.
If you want to add ‘more curves’ to your silhouette try flaring leg pants with mid- rising waist and legs flaring above the knee.
The perfect waistline sits just below the navel and is named normal rise waist line.
Types of Plus Size Pants Categorized by Their Cut
Classic Plus Size Trousers Pants- Every woman looks good in a pair of classic trousers pants that follow her curves and offer enough space in the waist and hips areas. Trousers pants are tailored garments with a waistband and belt-loops and a fly-front. Trousers pants are usually combined with a jacket to for a contemporary women’s business and office wear set. Trousers pants are made of variety of materials: gabardine, tweed, wool blend fibers, lines blends, and other soft fibers that are good for tailored clothing. Lane Bryant specializes in quality plus size apparel and offer dress plus size trousers and casual plus size pants.
Plus Size Women Denim Jeans. Every woman needs her favorite pair of jeans to flatter her curves and be the most important clothing of her wardrobe. You can change your appearance from sports t-shirt to tunic top without taking off your favorite denim. Denim jean is so versatile when you find the style that works best for you. There are styles like boot cut jeans that you can’t go wrong with. Wide leg plus size denim goes in and out of fashion and don’t look much flattering on large frame figures because add extra inches on their curves. Dark wash jeans slim and elongate the figure visually.
Women Plus Size Black Dress Pants: Black dress pants have slimming effect on any figure type; they can be combined with any top apparel item: jacket, blouse, and tunic. Black dress trouser is a perfect work wardrobe staple. Black dress pants have straight or slightly flared legs. They look very feminine and can be dressed up for special occasions, business meeting or dresses down for a shopping day.
Plus Size Crop Pants
Plus Size Capri Pants, Crop Pants and Shorts: Plus size capri pants are named the island of Capri and must have in the wardrobe of every plus size woman looking for adventures in staying healthy in style. The right length of plus size capri pants vary midway between the knee and ankle. Women with long legs should look for longer capris. Avoid wearing plus size capris that are tight at calves because they tend to run up and emphasize wide calves. Plus Size Capris are available for spring and summer in bright colors and floral patterns. For casual wear pair plus size capri with with a halter or tank top and flats.
Linen Pants in Natural Colors Linen and linen-cotton blend pants usually come in natural color or pastel colors and are perfect for hot weather. Plus size linen pants are lightweight and make packable travel pants. Linen fiber is used for plus size capri pants, crop pants, and wide-legged pants are the ultimate hostess attire. The classic linen blend pants have breezy style and a comfortable fit. Naturally cooling linen wears wonderfully crinkled or pressed. Old Navy has a huge varietyof plus size pants: from dress pants, capri pants, shorts, to jeans
Plus Size Active Pants
Workout Pants Plus size active pants are the most important part of sports outfits for full- figure ladies who wish to stay fit in style and comfort. Healthy lifestyles require getting exercise, whether it is walking, biking, yoga, golf, dancing or other low- impact or high- impact physical activities. The main drawback is that there is a smaller variety of fitness apparel and equipment in larger sizes. Yet there are several stores that specialize in plus size active wear and larger frame fitness apparel. Athleta offers quality plus size exercise pants including plus size athletic slacks, fitness and yoga pants. Lola Gets Active specializes in casual and activewear for full figure women.
Pants Fashion Trends
Pants Fashion Trends- every woman should have at least one pair of pants in her wardrobe. Classic plus size trouser pant, plus size or otherwise, is a basic pieces of apparel that anchor everything else. Wide leg trousers pants are definitely the latest fashion trends. They create a silhouette which pairs well with camis, blouses, tunics, sweaters and jackets alike but bigger girls should be aware that trousers that flare too much optically enlarge the figure.
Shop for plus size pants in hard to find clothing size? We have a wonderful selection of plus size pants and a collection of reliable online stores specializing in plus size active wear and large size apparel. Find a great deal on a new pair of plus size pants that flatters your curves.
As Halloween is around the corner, it is time to think about a party costume. You don’t have to spend a fortune on a fancy costume to be a success on the Halloween party. Perhaps you already own some interesting piece of apparel and can create the entire outfit around it.
Another inexpensive approach is to pick an accessory to augment and embellish an ordinary looking party costume. Egyptian staff, magic wand or witch hat can help you create the look you desire.
This costume can be easily reproduced. There is a chance you can own a long maxi dress and matching pair of black heels. You will need a headband and a staff to become an official ‘Keeper of Damned’.
Finding cute, flattering plus size costumes on a budget proves to be a difficult task. I think that many costume shops cater the needs of their plus-size customers. They offer their products in plus sizes as well. At least they always consider curvy women when designing the party outfits.
Here is my selection of curvy womanly figure flattering costumes
Some of the party costumes are historical such as the Plus size Renaissance Lady Costume and Plus Size Wench Costume. Others like Plus Size Oktoberfest Fraulein Costume and Wonder Woman Costume are pure tribute to an event or a movie.
Regardless of the theme, the selection of costumes are curves friendly. They cover all the problem areas and create hourglass silhouette.
My pick today is a black and camel work hard play hard outfit. This outfit is just for fall. It consists of a black sports romper, 3/4 sleeve midi length bodycon dress, and camel lapel dust length fall coat. There is nothing extraordinary in the outfit, all the apparel pieces are pure comfort and classic uniform colors, easy to match and pair.
Black sporty romper in women’s plus sizes by Boohoo Plus. If you don’t own a jumpsuit yet, consider buying one. Jumpsuits are your day-to-night dress alternative. 70s style inspiration starts with a jumpsuit. Romper is completely on trend. Pair it with sneakers or pumps to get different appearance.
Black casual midi bodycon dress in women plus sizes by Boohoo Plus. Basic bodycon dresses are always a winner and casual cami dresses a key piece for pairing with a polo neck, giving you that effortless everyday edge.
Belted shawl collar coat in camel. This coat also comes in black, rose, and wine. Duster length coats and cardis are still very popular. Make a statement with with duster length coat that is going to keep you warm.
This tote bag in camel is a serious investment. It is going to fit all your shopping, even the computer. Sydney Shopper by Fossil is made of leather or printed PVC with top zip closure. It has dual shoulder straps and protective metal foot base. The interior lining has back wall zip pocket with four slip pockets and three slot cards.
TOMS Desert Wedge bootie is the perfect blend of chic style and easy comfort, making it ideal for strolls through the city and nights out with your friends. These booties are a great choice for wearing out or to work in office.
Apparel fashion trends change every season. So do footwear fashion trends.
Some of the trends like metallic cap toes are completely new this season while others like wedge sneakers are transferred from the previous seasons.
Metallic cap toe shoe is a fashion trend you can see on streets and fashion runways in Spring 2013.
Color- block shoes or colorblock shoes are shoes with upper in one color, heel or insole in other color. We can see this trend gone to some extreme on the runways but it looks really good when the shoe is in one predominant color combined with a second one.
Sparkly metallic silver, golden, and bronze shoes are as trendy as versatile. Glittery shoes are chic and are as easy to be combined as neutrals.
Cozy smoker slippers inspired loafers. This trend is carried over from the previous seasons. Velvet- looking suede slipons, plain loafers, pointy flats, or cap toe flats, all are fashionable and hot this season.
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Another great trend this season spring 2013 are black and white shoes. These are shoes that have the both colors: black and white on the same shoes. Black shoes and white shoes are color neutral standalone but combined the both colors make a statement still remaining a versatile choice.
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