Who indie designers are changes over time as their brands take off or they get hired by other fashion houses. This means that there’s a certain free-flow of definition here; some designers are still working out of cramped apartments on household sewing machines while others have gone industrial.
High-end clothing up to a UK 28 (roughly US 24.)
Plus size seamstress on Etsy.
Clothing up to a size 26.
Big Girls United
Dresses up to 4x.
Designs for bodies with up to 84″ hips.
CJ By Cookie Johnson
Denim jeans cuts up to 24W.
Sizing done per custom instructions – uses PayPal shopping card.
Sizes 12-24; single model shop.
Sizes up to 20, adjustments based on height
Designed for oval shapes.
Coco and Juan
Plus size clothing with drape.
Special sizing up to 24; formalwear/fancy occasion dresses.
Designs for up to a 64 inch waist.
Embellish Plus Boutique
Small designer/retailer, sizes up to 26.
Small designer shop focused on full figure designs.
High end designs that allow for up to a size 28.
Hope and Harvest
Unique plus size designs up to a size 26.
A leader in the high-end design approach in plus.
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Style designs up to a size 22
Bohemian focus, sizing up to 24.
Kathy’s Curvy Corner
Sizes up to 36W
includes plus sizes up to 3x.
Best known for adjustable dresses; also offers jumpsuits and outerwear. Runs up to a US size 24.
International plus clothing; offers sizing in terms of actual garment measurements.
Concept designs including one size multi-use items up to 2x.
Qristyl Frazier Designs
Storefront of Project Runway participant; offers plus size couture and leather.
Queen Grace Collection
Up to size 24, small but growing collection.
Couture designs that include plus-size women.
Size Queen Clothing
Designs up to 6x in great prints, drapes and awesome looks. Carries bloomers!
Refers to plus size as queen size line – sizing up to 24.
Plus size Designer with high end designs.
Heavy on the flash – mainly a lookbook.
Voluptuous Woman Company
Overall style company, offers formwalwear and outerwear in sizing up to 3x. Could not find a size chart for reference.
Simple stretch velvet offerings.
Jane Bon Bon
Etsy seller and independent design.
T-shirt transfer designs that also come in plus sizes.
Plus size designs and cosplay.
Vintage revival clothing that runs up to a 2x.
Small French-inspired African chic line with sizing up to a 24.
the Funky Quail
Etsy seller that sometimes offers plus.
Designer with dress designs going up to a size 24.