Fashion Tips – Plus Size Fashion Tips: Trends from the Catwalk

By Maya Matthews

The Autumn/Winter fashion season is at its best. The holidays are just around the corner, so we thought we would update you with information on the hottest trends this season. Straight off the catwalk, follow these fashion rules to stand out during the holidays and all season long.

military influenced jacket from TorridComfortable Tailoring
This is the smart and sexy look; a girly and playful but elegant office combination. Tailored styles and tweed fabrics are a perfect match. Detailing has gone military this season; however the modern tailoring gives this particular look a sleek and womanly twist. Torrid has perfect combinations for you ladies who would like to experiment with such items.

50's influenceFeminine 50's
Back to the days where minis were unheard of, ladies dressed girly and accessories were big! Back to knee length dresses, nipped-in waists, cool belts and big beads. To give this retro image a touch of glamour and glam team is up with bold accessories, choose colors that stand out like purple and add in a touch of glitter or silver. There is definitely no way you cannot look sexy in this retro housewife look.

Sophisticated 70's
Remember the 70's. Dress big and chic by teaming up 70's style fashion with luxury fabrics, knits and accessories that stand out. Cape-styled coats are in and will keep you warm and snug. IGIGI will satisfy your appetite and your curves, should you want to go retro.

Peasant Prints
flirty peasant top from AlightThink gypsies; a mix of peasant flair, things out of fairy tales and chic. Prints are casual but cool and feminine. To add a touch of glamour to your look, if this style is your thing, add sequins.

We have given you a taste of the basics that are in and 'happening' this season. Make sure to add a touch of your own personality when applying these ideas and putting them into practice. As much as we love fashion we love to advocate individuality and style. Ladies shine!

About the Author
Maya Matthews is the resident writer at, the plus size clothing directory. A plus size woman herself, Maya strives to provide plus size ladies with fashion and lifestyle tips and ideas. Please visit the plus size clothing directory at to read more articles and find the top online plus size stores.Article Source: