I was on Amazon the other day looking for some books and I stumbled on some helpful books.
10 Helpful Books for Dressing the Curvy Gal
Have you ever noticed that fashion books are mostly geared to the gal with not so many curves?
This can really play with people. What I probably hate most about these books is that often, having curves is not desirable and is really frowned upon.
So I was thrilled to find fashion books geared towards the regular or curvy gal.
This is an important read for full figured women and young plus size girls who forgot they have the power to live a fabulous life through their curves. After reading the inspiring stories from a Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter, an actress, a designer, celebrity publicist, a teacher, producers of the film Fattitude and 16 full figured models who reveal their incredible journey, you will be amazed at how any feelings of self-doubt will disappear. If you’re looking for an instant confidence booster, how to be a full figured model, or a way to embrace your curves through pageants and fashion shows, then this book is for you.
Sew stylish separates featuring swinging silhouettes that flatter every body type. The tunics, vests, dresses, jackets, and skirts are both easy and comfortable to wear, and with one-size-fits-all construction they are easily made up and adaptable to make a look that suits you. Included are concise instructions for getting the fit right, and choosing fabrics, plus all the dressmaking basics every sewer needs to know to make up the projects in the book. Additionally, there are a variety of ideas for making the clothes your own, including how to alter the fit to suit your shape or style, or personalize your pieces with pockets, pleats, and drawstrings.
3.Plus Size Clothing Essentials And Fashion Tips: Fashion Advice For Plus Size Women By A Plus Size Author
As a fashion editor I see trends come and go at the blink of an eye. I’ve come to understand as a plus-size fashionista myself that trends work best when paired with classic fashion pieces that work with a fuller figure. The key to great style is to look put together while incorporating a few up to the minute trends to keep your look fresh.
Love who you are and live a plus size life!
The ultimate companion for the modern plus size girl!
5.How to Dress For your Shape – Fuller Body Type
Have you ever struggled to find the right look for your body type? Are you confused by conflicting and complicated advice? If so in this book Isabella James provides clear advice with over 110 illustrations on what to wear, how to add accessories and what to avoid all based on your body type. The book is available in four versions Average, Fuller, Petite and Tall so that all woman can have access to quality fashion advice.
The ultimate fashion and style guide for plus size women. This 100 page guide to looking and feeling fantastic offers original and inspired ways of dressing curves, helping you look 10 kg lighter in an instant. The book includes page after page of innovative advice, beautiful photographs for visual reference, excellent tips and tricks, and refreshing new trends to try
Popular Author Isabella James expands on the ideas presented in the series “How to Dress For your Shape” with detailed focus. Our mission in this book was to deliver hope and provide solid advice to ladies who have a difficult time shopping in malls. She succeeds and offers solutions to all Plus Size women including sizes 36W, everyone should have the right to be fashionable and Isabella is here to help.
In “The Big Fashionista: No More Guessing What To Wear”, Mary Schneider, a professional image consultant shares with readers some basic yet essential secrets to looking great at any size, and getting ready for that special date or occasion. Don’t hide in oversized clothes that make you look as if you’re tenting, and don’t be tricked into wearing too-small things that resemble an over-stuffed sausage. Great fit, flattering cut and beautiful color can be yours, no matter what your size.
9.POWER OF THE CURVES: The Full Figured Guide to Getting Your Life, Your Confidence and Embracing Your Curves
This is an important book for the next generation of plus size girls to embrace their bodies instead of being bombarded with images of self-doubt and negative feelings often given by society. They should never have to carry the baggage of those who came before them. They will know that their body is the temple and they will do great things
10.Figure Flattering Plus-Size Fashions
Today’s fashions are designed to flatter a full-size woman in this wonderful guide to creating plus-size clothes and accessories. Patterns for tunics, vests, cardigans, wraps, a hat, and fingerless gloves are included in this great book. All are made using Plymouth yarns in weights from DK to Chunky and sizes range from XL to 5XL.