One thing should be said in advance: If you have curves, you should not hide them in black fabric! Of course, a "Little Black Dress" always looks good and elegant and conjures up a few pounds. But at 30 degrees in the shade that would be a) too hot, b) too boring and c) there are so nice summer dress trends this year that it would be a shame to just wear black.
Plus size trend: dresses in A-line with Carmen neckline
If they were hyped like this in all sizes last year, dresses with the so-called Carmen neckline in A-line 2018 will remain. Practical: The dresses conceal wide hips and a little tummy, focusing on the legs and shoulders. Styling tip : Be sure to wear a strapless bra and choose a model that just reaches to the knee - otherwise it will look too sexy.
Midi wrap dresses with flower print for large sizes
When it comes to concealing problem areas, wrap dresses are a fashionable secret weapon because they skilfully emphasize the waist. The dresses were designed by designer Diane von Fürstenberg in 1974 and are still trendy today. Styling tip : Floral wrap dresses in midi length look particularly elegant with high heels:
Shirt dress in mini, midi or maxi length for curvy women
The shirt dress looks feminine due to the cut, the mostly associated band emphasizes the waist. Vertical stripes stretch visually and are absolutely popular this summer. The length of the dress does not matter. Styling tip : If you want your legs to be stretched a little, wear shoes with a platform sole or high heels. But sneakers can look just as good:
Trend for large sizes: white linen dresses with button placket
Three trends in one: white, eye-catching button placket and the material of the year - linen! The wonderfully light fabric is not bulky and white can be combined with everything. Styling tip: You can add variety to your outfit if you choose a bang or - as in the look below - a metallic tone, such as bronze sandals:
Plus size summer trend: tunic dresses in bright colors
Whether on the beach, in the city or for a picnic in the park: Tunic dresses are made for the hot months thanks to the light cotton fabric. Styling tip : It's best to wear flat shoes, such as sandals, sneakers or espadrilles. Heeled shoes can look too chic and unsuitable in such a relaxed dress. The only exception: mules with a maximum of two centimeters of heel (more styling tips for tunic dresses can be found here by the way ). cheap formal dresses