Embody Denim, Jag Jeans, James Jeans, Lucky Brand, MU Jeans, Mynt 1792, Silver Jeans, Torrid and ZMJ Denim are all quality plus-size designers for denim, according to The Curvy Fashionista. CJ by Cookie Johnson, David Khan and Svoboda are other options. Lane Bryant and New York and Company are store brands with stylish plus size jeans.Continue Reading
Bloomingdale's, Lord and Taylor, Macy's, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue are all department stores that carry plus size jeans. Online retailers include Ashley Stewart, ASOS Curve, City Chic, Eloquii, eShakti, Navabi, One Stop Plus, Sealed With a Kiss, Simply Be, Sonsi, Woman Within, Style 369 and Yours Clothing.
Plus size denim cuts include skinny, straight leg, boot cut and wide leg. The boot cut is fitted across the thigh, breaks at the knee and is wide enough at the ankle to accommodate boots. Skinny jeans are fitted along the entire leg. A straight leg cut is wider than a skinny cut but more fitted along the calf and ankle. Wide leg jeans start flaring at the thigh all the way to the ankle.
Dark wash jeans in deep blue or black are slimming and flattering. Baggy jeans should be avoided. Jeans with stretch are more flattering, although Divine Caroline advises against jeans that are too tight.
Boot cut or flared jeans with minimal pockets elongate the legs. Low-rise jeans draw attention to the stomach, so mid-rise or high-rise jeans are recommended. If the desire is to minimize a larger backside, extra large pockets without flaps are advisable.Learn more about Pants
To keep cut off jeans from fraying, hem them or fuse interfacing to the back of the denim. The hemming method requires an extra seam allowance.Full Answer >
Some leading brands of jeans are Levi, Wrangler, Calvin Klein and Lee. These brands of jeans are available in a variety of fits and styles that are designed to flatter different body types.Full Answer >
A size chart for Miss Me jeans is available at MissMe.com. The chart includes the waist measurement, hip measurement and women's size that correlate with each Miss Me size.Full Answer >
A size 27 in jeans is a women’s size 4 to 5 in U.S. sizes. The 27 is the waist measurement. Jean sizes vary considerably from country to country and sometimes by brand or style.Full Answer >