Calling all curvy kittens. The hunt for plus size vintage dresses, clothing and costumes is now a lot easier. We scoured your favorite online shops for new reproduction and inspired plus size vintage dresses as well as plus size retro dresses from the Victorian era, ’20s, ’30s, ’40s, ’50s, ’60s and ’70s. From ’20s flapper dresses to plus size ’40s pin up dresses, the options are endless. Discover new plus size retro brands or find that diamond in the rough genuine vintage voluptuous dress below in our “best of” shop list. Most of these pages also include plus size costumes with vintage themes for Halloween this year!
Find more new plus size vintage clothing throughout the entire website. Just look for the + Plus tag to see all available options.
Plus Size Vintage Dresses
Vintage Retro SHOES in wide widths
You may also enjoy the history of vintage plus size fashion:
- 1920s plus size fashion in the Jazz Age
- 1930s plus size fashion
- 1940s plus size fashion
- 1950s plus size fashion
- 1960s-1970s coming soon …
More Plus Size Vintage Clothing Brands and Shops
Modcloth – ModCloth has expanded its new vintage plus size dresses skirts, tops, and swimsuits collection. Many retro brands in sizes from XL to 4XL.
ModeMundo – Carries the Chic Star brand that is surprisingly well made for the price range. Plus size pin up dresses, wide leg pants, coats, tops and skirts.
Unique Vintage – Carries all the big retro and vintage plus size clothing brands in style form the ’20s to the ’70s. I love that they photograph on plus size models too.
Hell Bunny – I love this brand. Perfect fit at a great price point. Vintage style 40s and 50s dresses.
Voodoo Vixen – Another favorite brand of 40s to 60s style plus size dresses. The designs are more “vintage” than some of the others.
Hearts and Roses – A fabulous UK brand now sold in the USA in plus size up to 16. Many 50s retro plus size dresses.
Lindy Bop / Lindybop UK – Cheap and pretty vintage plus size vintage style dresses, skirts and other clothing.
Eshakti- You can shop them on Amazon too. Semi-custom dresses for plus sizes, tall, short and everybody in between. Dresses are made to order.
Top Vintage (UK) – The largest UK brand of vintage inspired clothing has a great selection of plus size dresses up to 5XL. Many brands, colors, sizes. They tend to carry classic vintage styles dresses and plus size pinup dresses.
Torrid – A small retro line called “retro chic.” These work really well as plus size rockabilly dresses.
Stop Staring! – 1940s and 1950’s style pin up and swing dance dresses, XS-4XL, made in the USA. They fit really well, especially if you have natural curves.
Queenofheartz.com – Made in the USA, this small designer-turned-megabrand sells 1950s style dresses, separates, swimwear, wedding gowns, menswear, maternity, and custom design services up to 4XL. Wow! This is the best for plus size rockabilly dresses.
Heartofhaute.com – Vintage inspired plus size dresses, skirts, and tops inspired by ’50s and ’60s fashion, pinup girls, rockabilly and vintage fashion culture. Up to 4XL.
Emmy Designs – Amazing vintage recreations, knitwear, winter-friendly European options.
Vivian of Holloway – Mostly 1950s but sometimes they have 40s pants.
HeyDay Vintage (for blouses).
Miss Candyfloss – High-quality clothing.
Effiesheart.com – A newer line of vintage inspired clothing made from a cotton stretch knit.
Karina Dresses – Vintage inspired everyday dresses for women who love vintage but don’t want to obviously look it. Most are knit dresses.
Stop Starting- For curve hugging wiggle dresses and swing dresses.
Kiyonna – Classic clothing with a few retro dresses for day and evening. Wedding dresses too!
Bombshellvintage.com.au (AU) – Genuine vintage and custom made to measure vintage style dresses for plus size gals!
Lady Vintage – UK – a lovely full line of 50s inspired plus size dresses.
Retro Peaches – XS to 4XL 1950s pin up curated collection by an owner who understands the needs of plus size gals.
Cherry Velvet (Canada) – 1940s and 1950s plus size dress line that’s sure to unleash your inner bombshell!
Facebook: Vaa Vaa Voom Plus Size Vintage Clothes buy sell trade – genuine vintage plus size dresses and clothing in size 12 and up. Also Hilda’s Haven Plus Size group