Fashion clothing is one of the biggest industries and it appears like it’s getting bigger all the time. We are constantly bombarded through the media with runway shows featuring ultra-thin models prancing about similar to show-horses. Most of us have seen these types of shows even though the comment will be a little harsh, we all know it has a ring of truth into it.
The Big question is how come the supermodels so excruciatingly thin? Is that really what our society appears like? The average size for women’s clothing in America is size 16. So why aren’t full figured women’s clothing featured more? Wouldn’t you anticipate to see more full-figured teen fashions in the stores?
Not to worry because today it’s becoming easier to find stores with sections on plus size teen fashions in addition to full-figured clothes for ladies in general. It is still not promoted very heavily around the mainstream media, though. For whatever reason fashion designers tend to keep full figured teen fashions out of the mainstream media, which is really a disservice to those who wish to wear plus sized clothing. It might better for the industry when the full-figured market were better addressed.
So what for anyone who is looking for when shopping for plus size teen clothes? You will find generally two approaches: The first technique is to consider clothes that have a loose fit. The concept behind that is the looser fitting clothes will mask the shape of the person since larger teens might be responsive to their size and wish to hide it more. The problem with this idea is that as the overall size is masked, there is no shape to the clothes so it often lacks any sense of style. Continue reading