Welcome to another edition of Style & Scopes, your monthly plus size style horoscope!
Of course, it no surprise as a member of the TCF Style team, I’m always checking out the latest trends, styles and wishing everything on Instagram was in my closet. Admittedly, I too get a pearl-clutching moment due to sticker shock.
Once I shake it off, I immediately begin to see if something similar is available anywhere else at a more reasonable price, because this girl is also on budget folks (and with a Starbucks habit to support). And while budget shopping is subjective, we did want to expand our list of plus size budget friendly places to shop!
Being a curvy fashionista can be a lot of fun, but it can also be pretty expensive and doesn’t have to be.
There are tons of places you can go or shop online for plus size fashion at a fraction of the price! So today, we share some of our favorite place to shop for plus size fashion a budget.
And I’ll toss in a few tips to save you some coin.
Where To Find Plus Size Fashion on a Budget
Women’s Plus Size Pajama Vest – Who What Wear at Target
With brands like Ava + Viv and Who What Wear, Target is definitely the place to go for plus size fashion at a great price. Most of the extended sizes go up to 30 or 5X in some selections and the everything is mostly under $50 bucks.
And don’t get me started on the clearance section in-store. Even shopping online, you bound to find a deal or two, due to online exclusives.
And my personal favorite, they offer free shipping for any orders over $25.
Get the All About the Chinos Look at Cato.com
Cato is another great place to find trendy pieces at a fraction of the cost. I find myself going here for my basics and everyday wear clothing.
And to prove the savings, the entire look above is under $100.00 including shoes.
How cute is this for work and brunch weekends? Cato carries up to size 28 in some selections and size 12 in shoes with some wide widths.
Plus Size Gauze Crochet Trim Shift Dress at Debshops.com
Looking to add some fun and flirty pieces to your closet at a little price. Deb Shops is the perfect place to stock up on everything. From makeup to handbags, it’s here.
Plus Size Maxi Wrap Dress at Forever21.com
You can always find something at Forever 21 Plus for under $30 and we love it. Take this cute plus size maxi dress. Always the perfect staple, rock it with a denim jacket for an edgy work easy day look or with a moto jacket for date night.
And it’s under $20, so why not buy two other colors!
Plus Juniors Floral Poplin Belted Dress at TJMaxx.com
These outlet stores sell designer clothes, accessories, and shoes for as much as 50% to 75% off. If you want name brand designer finds and don’t want to break the bank, try TJ Maxx or Marshalls!
ABS by Allen Schwartz Off-The-Shoulder Bell Sleeve Gown at NordstromRack.com
Nordstrom Rack offers high-end and contemporary brands like Lafayette 148 New York and ABS by Allen Schwartz, to plus size brands like City Chic and Melissa McCarthy online at great prices, 50-60% percent off!
Spring Rockstar: Get the Look at Old Navy.com
Tried and true, Oldnavy.com is my favorite place to shop for a cute piece at an affordable price. How perfect is this for a first brunch date?
Plus Eliza V Neck Floral Print Asymmetric Dress at Boohoo.com
This international plus size retailer is one of my favorites when it comes to my more easy-wear pieces that cost less than $15-$20, so I can stock up and still remain real cute. They have a great selections of bodycon and maxi dress also.
Sizes for boohoo.com range from 12-24 depending on the style of the item.
T-Shirt Dress with Lace Inserts in Leopard Print at Asos.com
Looking for something edgy and affordable? Asos carries a wide selection of plus size clothing from size 12-26 in some styles.
From clothing to some wide width style, Asos.com fits nicely into any budget.
I discovered this budget friendly place about two years ago and their plus size selection has some touches sexy, flirty and fun. This trendy plus size retailer stays on top of the latest trends without hurting the wallet, so you can spend $100 and not feel a bad for just one item.
Have you shopped at any of these places? Which is your go-to spot?
When it comes to shopping, no matter the size of your budget, your style never has to be sacrificed or put in the corner.
You can look and feel like a million bucks in an outfit you got for under $75. And of course lusting over the fashion is never a problem, it’s motivation!
What are some of your favorite places to shop while on a budget?