As we’ve mentioned previously, Plus London this year has a focus on building the community spirit so we are pleased to have a number of smaller and independent brands joining us for the Saturday. Most of them will be selling their stock.
We also have a couple of bigger brands showcasing there stock. Here’s a list of who’ll you’ll see:
Apples and Pears are a small independent company based in Colchester, Essex. They recently celebrated their one year anniversary, and aim to cater to a sometimes forgotten younger audience with essential basics as well as up to date fashion trends. Apples and Pears range from size 14-28 and deliver in the UK and EU.
ASOS Curve is one of the most loved brands amongst the plus size community and are often a main “go-to” for high fashion trends and special occasion items. The fit and quality is a high priority, clothes range from size 18-28, and can be delivered worldwide. ASOS Curve pride themselves in collaborations, and also sell items from New Look Inspire, Junarose and Carmakoma to make the online shopping experience even easier.
Blackheart Creatives are the rebels with a cause. You’ll not find safe or boring jewellery here, instead you’ll find obscenities and custom made designs that will make most people blush. Made from acrylic laser cut, the designers’ precision and attention to detail make them one of the most loved specialist jewellery makers in the UK.
Carmakoma is the creation of designers Heidie and Angelica. They are passionate women who want to produce clothes for women most catwalk designers are too afraid to venture – to produce high end fashion for the plus size woman. The vision is to make clothes that fit the body and accentuate every beautiful inch of a woman’s body; and they do this with a great mix of Rock’n’Roll chic and elegant feminine pieces. Their UK sizes range from 14-26 and deliver worldwide.
Curvy Kate are a Lingerie and Swimwear company, specialising in designs for the fuller bust. Their aim is to design for attitude not age and only launch pieces pre-approved by their models team – comfort with a perfect fit is the priority. They are highly popular with an array of UK retail customers, deliver worldwide and range from D-K cup.
Red Bows Boutique officially began in July 2011 and their pop up stall has been touring South East England, gaining momentum and learning heaps from the friendly, creative, intelligent and wonderful community of style minded plus size women they’ve met along the way. You can find gems from past decades in varying sizes. The owner can also help give you sizing and up-cycling advice.
Twisted Siren is a handmade jewellery company by Alyssa. You’ll find pre-designed rings, bracelets and Necklaces, but custom items are also available to order. You’ll find lots of glitter and fun quirky pieces – ideal if you’re looking for unique well-priced goodies.