Street Style

6 Plus Size Style Hacks Every Curvy Girl Should Know

Finding great plus size clothing pieces is no longer impossible. Many clothing brands cater to various different body shapes, which allows you to look fabulous and fashionable. However, not even the most gorgeous garment can make you look like a true diva if you don’t know how to wear and style it properly. What’s more, not all garments are made equally. If you want to make sure that you look amazing all the time, take a look at the following plus size clothing hacks. These can make a world of difference for your personal style.


Kitenge/ankara/African print green and yellow triangle pattern stripes A-line mini skirt with a yellow plunging neckline chiffon top

A-line skirts are staple icon for all seasons and a must have in your wardrobe.

These skirts are guaranteed to make you look stylish all day long and are perfect for work or play.

A-line skirts suit all body types, shapes and sizes and can be worn with a simple tee or glamorous top to keep your style game on point.

Purple batik high waisted shorts, top, headscarf and silver metallic pointed flat shoes

This batik high waisted shorts & top cords are just perfect for hot summer weather to keep you cool through the scorching temperatures.

These shorts can be worn as co-ords as well as separates for a suave look.

Batik shorts can be paired with tank tops, crop tops, blouses, shirts, blazers or jackets for a chic-contemporary look.

Purple stretchy high waisted pencil skirt with a black ruffle top, chunky chain & peep toe heeled ankle booties

Stretchy pencil skirts are great addition to your wardrobe and are perfect for the office, after-hours cocktails or heading somewhere more special.

Pencil skirts tick all the right boxes as they’re feminine, figure hugging and super stylish.

Bodycon pencil skirts are versatile and can be worn with crop tops, knitwears, blouses, shirts, biker jackets, denim jackets, blazers or tank tops/vests.

Men’s sky/light blue suit with a red shirt, black velvet tassel loafers & black pocket square

Blue is having a moment in the fashion world. Blue come in different shades from dark blue to royal blue and light blue. Blue suits are versatile, timeless and guaranteed to turn heads for the right reasons.

Light blue suits are also perfect for formal wear such as weddings, birthdays or co-operate events. You can wear a sky/pastel blue suit with a simple white, black, grey, deep purple, red shirt, sky blue, off pink, pinstripe or gingham shirt. Black or brown shoes go well too with pastel blue suits.

Sleeveless kitenge/ankara/chitenge/African print crop top, with a handbag, a white tulle skirt & heeled sandals:Street Style

Crop tops: Crop tops are perfect not only for summer but also for winter. When it comes to cold months crop tops can be layered with a turtle neck, shirt or jumper to keep you warm and stylish.

Crop tops go with almost anything from high waisted skirts, trousers, jeans to shorts. Click here, here and here on different ways of styling a crop top.

White ruffle long sleeved shirt with a black zip front midi skirt & black & leopard print heels: Office wear

This monochrome look is Right up our street for an office wear.

Everything about this look screams out elegancy, sophistication and style.

Zip front midi skirts are a perfect way of adding a wow factor to a plain basic skirt.

Zipper front skirts come in different lengths, shapes and designs and are perfect for work or play.

Long floral chiffon ‘iro’ and ‘buba’ with red strappy heels & chandelier earrings: Traditional ‘Oleku’ wrap style

‘Iro’ and ‘buba’ also known as ‘oleku’ has been the go to fashion style for formal and special events such as weddings or birthdays. This traditional fashion wear has now made it mark in the fashion world as it has also been spotted on celebrities like Kelly Rowland and Angela Simmon. 

Sarah looks fabulous in this long floral chiffon ‘iro’ and ‘buba’ which she paired with red barely there strappy heels, and chandelier earrings for a polished look. 

Pink floral sleeveless mini dress with silver metallic peep toe wedges

Floral dresses never go out of style and are perfect all year round. Floral mini dresses can be worn with flat shoes, heels, blazers, biker jackets, long coats, denim jackets or stockings for cold months.

This pink floral sleeveless mini dress can be worn for dinner date, luncheon or a weekend look for a feminine look.

She looks well put together in this pink floral mini dress which features a V-neck and sleeveless. She completed her look with a pair of silver metallic peep toe wedges.