Feel confident and look amazing this season with our pick of the best plus-size dresses...
With summer in full swing, we’re busy updating our wardrobe for the new season with the best plus size dresses available on the high street right now. And with more plus-size retailers popping up every day, there really is something to suit every taste.
If you find shopping for a new season wardrobe to be an arduous task, you’re not alone; but knowing the right styles to suit your shape, and where to find them, can make all the difference. From flattering shift styles from Elvi and drop waists from Mango for those who aren’t tummy confident to waist-defining styles from Studio Eight that suit pear shpes, you can find your prerfect plus size dress if you know where to look.
Top of our wishlist is this denim dress from Evans. The tiered skirt is flattering and easy to wear, while floral sleeves keep arms covered and add a fashion-forward twist. The perfect summer frock, we’ll be styling this day-to-day with an oversized hat and fringed accessories.
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Boho has never been so chic – so embrace the trend with a comfortable and casual day-to-day dress. This 3/4 sleve, drop waist style from Mango Violeta is gorgeous styled with tan sandals and a suede tote.
Not only is a maxi dress surprisingly flattering, it’s also timeless and easy to wear. This v-neck knot detail style dress will minimise a waist and flatter any tummy bulges, plus it’s great for all kinds of occasions.
A shirt drss is a perennial style favourite, and so easy to turn to when you just can’t find anything to wear. Vertical stripes are always flattering, and the waist belt will define your shape and show off your curves.
Kimono sleeves and a nipped-in waist make this a great buy for hourglass shapes. Add heels to lengthen legs and style with blue accessories.
The perfect everday summer dress comes in the form of this stretch-waist style. In feminine salmon pink and with flattering wide straps and v-neckline, it’ll suit both petite and tall women.
We’ve found your perfect party dress! This sequinned shift from ASOS is comfy, easy-to-wear and oh-so-pretty. Keep accessories to a minimum and style with silver sandals.
Oversized can add lbs, but if you style it correctly, this dress will look gorgeous. We’ll be wearing it with wedges and an oversized bag, and you can belt it in at the waist for extra shape definition.
Show off your shape in this sultry hourglass dress. With border detailing to draw the eyes downwards, and in turn make you appear taller, this is a
A maxi dress is flattering no matter what your shape or size. Opt for a style with a nipped-in waist to accentuate your curves – this style will also accentuate a bust, making it perfect for pear-shaped women.
Maxi dresses shouldn’t be saved solely for occasions – especially when they’re so flattering! This knot-detail dress is part of Dorothy Perkins’ curve collection, which goes up to a size 28.
Fuller-busted women will look gorgeous in this laser-cut dress, which draws the eyes downwards and accentuates curves thanks to its waist detailing. Perfct for a summer wedding, just add a hat and heels and you’re ready to go!
Bell sleeves are a fashion favourite this year, and a great way of disguising your arms if you’re not comfortable with them on show. This paisley patterned dress will look great on cooler days with ankle boots and a suede jacket.
If you want to draw the eyes upwards and away from the legs, hips or stomach, opt for shoulder detailing. This lace embellished dress looks beautiful on a summer’s day – just try to avoid the red wine!
Switch up your everyday look with a summery yellow hue. This shirt dress can be worn loose, unbuttoned over white jeans and a top, or belted to nip in the waist. In a comfortable linen blend, it’s a stand-out piece you’ll wear every summer.
Stretch material makes for a comfortable everyday dress – and this C.Wonder style certainly delivers! An on-trend geometric print and flattering tunic style makes this a great throw-on-and-go option.