Plus Size Coats to Lengthen Your Body Shape

One fashion that will appear in a cold climate is a coat. Even plus size women need this outer wear that flatters their body.

Therefore, plus size coatscan give a flattering appearance if you consider some factors before choosing the coat. Those factors are style, cut, color, print, fabric, and details.


Important elements for plus size coats

A plus size woman with a coat does not mean that her body looks bigger while wearing the plus size coat. A good plus size coat can create one long line design for a slim look.

For instance, you can appear slimmer when you wear trench coats with lightweight layers rather than thick plus size pea coats. Those simple and streamline styles can work well on fuller figure women.

Another element is the cut which can lengthen your body shape. It’s better to choose V necklines, slim lapel collar, collar less styles, and vertical seams. Princess line coats are the right styles that give slim look to your frame. On the other hand, you have to avoid a wide collar, high neck, and vertical seams that can add your width.

Coats Plus Size Woman With Fox Fur Trim Via Spiga

Coats Plus Size Woman With Fox Fur Trim- Via Spiga

(Size: 2X and 3X)

Thus, wearing coats with yokes design lines and across-the-body cut should be avoided. The button styles also influence your appearance as the concealed button front may give a lengthening effect.

Black Trendy Plus Size Coats for Women Via Spiga

Black TrendyCoats for Women  Plus Size Via Spiga

(Size: 3X)

Furthermore, for the best streamline look, you have to select a coat that has the same color with your head-to-toe outfit or at least you wear different shades of one color. Plain and dark colors are suitable for plus size coats and jackets. The recommended colors to minimize your figure are navy, black, and charcoal.

Blue and Bark Brown Plus Size Coats 3x 2x 1xBlue and Bark Brown Plus Size Coats

(Size: 3X, 2X, and 1X)

Besides colors, choosing the right fabrics that have smooth styles seems to be very essential. Avoid selecting boucle, tweeds, angora, mohair blends, and worsted wools. The best fabrics are cashmere, wool crepe, gabardine, and merino.

Plus Size Coats Black Coats and Jackets for Woman Plus Size

(Size: 1X Plus)

The other important thing for plus size coats is avoiding fussy details, shoulder details, and visible pocket. Thus, wearing a coat with a long skinny scarf will look better.