H&M Plus….my newly discovered fab find for plus size fashion. I recently took a day trip to Bellingham Washington to get my shop-on and noticed that a new H&M store had opened since my last visit over a year ago. I’ve seen other bloggers share some fab finds from H&M and decided “what the hell…it’s Saturday and I’ve got all day to gallivant through this mall”.
I made my way towards the back of the store because, well…sadly, most retail companies tend to hide the “above average” ladies apparel in the darkest corner. When I got to the back of the store I couldn’t find any plus-sized racks, I said to myself “hmmm, maybe they don’t have a plus size section”. As I was making my way out I noticed a sales associate and asked “do you have a plus size section?”. She cheerfully said “yes it’s right here”. There it was, in the middle of the store, a giant section full of plus clothes! I was not only impressed but super excited to begin a new hunt…the hunt for a fabulous outfit in a newly discovered store!
My new favourite summer dress is this cute and flirty H&M Plus dress (possible long tunic) in navy blue.
This dress is everything, it’s light-weight, comfy, is v-neck, roomy and has long sleeves with super wide cuffs giving you a chic summer look…and it’s on clearance for only $20!!
I honestly believe that this dress will look great on any body type, it doesn’t stretch however it fits larger and I felt very comfortable in it. I am wearing size US 20.
I chose my new favourite Guess cork wedges in tan, I’ve always thought that tan colour tones pair well with navy blue.
The accessories were last minute decisions…I honestly didn’t put much thought into what accessories to wear because I was in a rush but ended up going with my Michael Kors watch and bag and a fabulous long, gold-tone necklace I found at a little shop in the Grand Bazaar during a trip to Istanbul a few years back…I love how it shines 😊
I am very pleased with H&M, the customer service was excellent, the selection was amazing and I sincerely wish I had discovered it sooner. I’d been to H&M in Canada but never found plus size clothing in the stores so I just assumed I wouldn’t find it in the US locations either. But here I am, super happy that I found a new fave for my retail therapy 😎
Photos captured by Jon Pernul