Plus size fashion fresh from the catwalk in New York – trends and 20 inspirations
After Michael Kors first sent a plus size model down the catwalk for New York Fashion Week, a lot has changed in the fashion world. The ideal of super slim top models remains in the past and more and more curvy women can be seen at fashion shows. It is precisely these that make the clothes look more realistic and therefore wearable. The plus size fashion is something for the regular woman who does not necessarily have the ideal body proportions.
Diversety trend fresh from the catwalk in New York: Models in all shapes and sizes
Michael Kors is not the only fashion designer who recently commissioned plus size models to present his collections. Meanwhile, a trend for diversity has established itself. On the one hand, some fashion houses express their political attitudes in this way and oppose the Trump administration, for example with various statement shirts. On the other hand, it is of great importance that, after all, every woman can imagine wearing a designer dress and Ashley Graham makes this possible.
Plus size fashion at the beginning: The first plus size model on the cover of Sports Illustrated – Ashley Graham
Ashley Graham is the most famous plus size model in the world. The 28-year-old wears a size 44 and is the first chubby woman to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated. It can also be seen in this year’s “Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue”. But her biggest appearance was at New York Fashion Week for Michael Kors. This made it known that the famous brand offers its collection in sizes up to 48.
Plus size fashion: dresses
In addition to calm colors such as black, white, nude and gray, there are also colored accents this season, especially in evening wear. Striking prints and floral motifs on flowing fabrics create a romantic look. There is also no lack of extravagance in plus size fashion: figure-hugging bodysuits, crop tops with high-waisted trousers, transparent details and etc. We present the hottest autumn trends in 20 pictures.
Plus size evening wear
Plus size swimwear
Plus size fashion: the hottest trends at a glance
Prints and floral motifs
Jeans & leggings
Peplum and ruffles