Pure, striking white garments were a huge hit on the runways for spring. While white evokes an air of cool, yet innocent confidence that any girl would want, many plus-size ladies are afraid of wearing white because they think it will make them look larger. Here’s the often untold secret about why wearing all black is so slimming–because you are wearing all one color!
The same philosophy behind black works with every other color–including white! No matter what your style, we probably have an all white outfit that will work for you!
Look: Mod ’60s
Channel a little bit of the sexy Sixties with a mod white shift and some sassy tasselled flair.
Black Label white shift dress from Anna Scholz
Tassel necklace from Icarus & Co:
Diana Von Furstenberg graphic tassel bag:
White Jeffrey Campbell Mary-Lou Wedges:
Look: Sweet Sex Kitten
You can wear white and still look white-hot instead of like a naïve schoolgirl or a timid saint. Show off your curves in a tight white wiggle dress glammed up with pearls and platform pumps.
Monif C white ruched dress:
Sam Edelman white platform pumps:
Mini pearl supernova necklace from J.Crew:
Blu Bijoux cluster pearl earrings:
Bebe white quilted heart tote:
Look: Haute Hippie
Are you a free spirit with a love for the hippie vibe? Get your hands on free-flowing tunic, some white flare trousers, some cork platforms, and feather earrings.
Melissa Odabash white hippie tunic:
White flare trousers from ASOS:
Joni X white suede platform from Free People:
Long white feather earrings from Planet Blue:
White turquoise ring from Neiman Marcus:
Look: Edgy & Urban
If you want a more young and edgy vibe and aren’t afraid of taking a few fashion risks, throw on a slightly-creepy but totally cool cotton maxi dress with bone graphics, some Converse sandals, and some cool white leather.
Evil Twin white skin and bones dress:
White faux-leather jacket from Xhiliration:
White Melody Ehsani ring:
Max & Chloe Yochi white hoop earrings:
White Converse sandals:
Look: City Bohemian
Looking for something pretty that will work with your crazy, hectic lifestyle? This look channels a sporty Athenian goddess with a flow-y maxi dress, art deco details, a studded backpack for carrying ease and awesome Cole Haan gold peep toe shoes with Nike technology for comfort.
White tiered Testament maxi dress:
White pleather studded Roxy backpack:
White leather and gold leather bracelet from Vita:
White and gold tribal earrings from House of Harlow:
Cole Haan Air Tali open-toed wedge with Nike technology–perfect for walking long-ish distances!