Blogs from Emily Clothing the Plus Size Wholesale Company

  • Emily now selling on Simply Be :)

    We at Emily Clothing are proud to announce that our stock is being sold on Simply Be and we are excited to showcase what we have to offer! Simply Be has been one of the biggest plus size retailers over the years and they are known for selling modern fashionable clothing for the plus size […]

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  • How will Black Friday Effect the UK?

    We at Emily Clothing are offering sales on garments starting from blouses to leggings, from coats to jeans, tunics and dresses. With also being the biggest plus size clothing range on the net, just choose your favorite item from the list and we will deliver it to you within great times. Black Friday, the biggest […]

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  • Some beauty tips for our lovely ladies

    There are two basic kinds of beauty tips that every woman should know. The ones which are optional and the ones which are compulsory. Opinions differ on this. We have mentioned a few of the prominent beauty tips that every woman will find useful: When time isn’t on your side and you need to your […]

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  • This Season’s Plus Size Trends

    Autumn is just around the corner and we could not be more excited to prepare our wardrobe with some fun new pieces. And by the way who says that fall colours have to be all boring and dull? It’s all about mixing and matching the right kind of colour and texture to give your outfit […]

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  • Healthy Eating

    Wikipedia defines food as a substance of any sorts that provides nutritional support to the body, facilitating it with the energy to perform everyday tasks. The body needs essential nutrients, such as fats, proteins, vitamins, or minerals in order for it to function. Our bodies process food to provide energy, maintain life, and/or stimulate growth. […]

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  • Crash Dieting & Why it is Not Good for You

    Crash dieting is a fad that erupted and engulfed everyone especially the younger generation who wanted to lose weight instantly in a short period of time rather than the healthy way which consists of eating everything from each and every food group combining it with ample of exercise. Even though many doctors and nutritionists have […]

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  • Are you ready for Glastonbury?

    It’s that time of year where over 250,000 people are expected to attend the infamous annual festival. Glastonbury is upon us! Are you going? With acts like Florence & the Machines, Mark Ronson,  Rudimental, Paloma Faith, Mary J Blige, The Who, Lionel Richie and Kanye Wesy (to name a few!) performing, it will be an […]

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  • Dress to impress!

    Our dresses are selling like hot cakes! Now that the weather is getting hotter, it is a good idea to stock up on our summer range. Our dresses, skirts, kimonos and tunics are perfect for the spring/summer season. Get ready to show some leg ladies! We’re hoping to have a scorcher this summer! Emily Clothing […]

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  • Join the Plus Size debate

    There has been some publicity in the media recently about the term “plus size” and whether it should be dropped. The debate has blown up on Twitter with celebrities and plus size models such as Tess Holliday giving their views. We’re wondering what all the fuss is about? We’re proud to use the term. We […]

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  • Old is the new…. New

    We’ve seen lots of fashion trends come and go. But what we love to see are old fashion trends come back round again. Hot pants, leggings and fur coats etc. They’ve all made the rounds. Now it’s time for the 70’s skirts to make a come back. Vogue has been showcasing the ‘new’ 70’s skirt […]

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  • Life, living, stress & all things between

    We all have our bad days. There are some things that can’t be helped and some things that can. It’s up to you to change how you are feeling. Isn’t it funny how an incident in the morning can effect how the rest of your day pans out? And what seems like a massive problem […]

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  • We’re loving our new Tunic Tops

    At Emily Clothing, we listen to our customers. We constantly receive lovely messages from our customers about our huge stock range. We take pride in providing you with the best quality of service as well as products. Our main top sellers are dresses, tops, trousers and jackets. But most all of all, our tunic tops […]

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  • Tess Holliday – Plus Size Girl Power!

    We’re celebrating Tess’ triumph in becoming the first plus-size model to be signed to a major agency. At a size 22 and looking fabulous, she has opened doors to the plus size industry and hopefully opening people’s perception on the female body. She has been known in the modelling world for some time now since […]

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  • Happy National Margarita Day!

    Is it too early to talk about alcohol?? Margaritas all round! It’s National Margaritas day on 22nd Feb! Another great excuse to get merry! What is your favourite flavour? We’re loving the classic recipe. Keeping it simple. Not messing with the original. Sometimes it good to strip back to the bare essentials. Less is more. […]

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  • Take advantage of our mailing list!

    We’ve added some great new garments to our stock recently. Didn’t know? Well sign up to our mailing list and be one of the first to know! We’re constantly adding new items but by the time you get here, they may be all gone! Our lovely dresses and tunic tops get snapped up within a […]

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  • Women’s Plus Size Wholesale Clothing

    With over 40% of women in the UK being a size 16 and over (according to the mail online), it’s no surprise that most, if not all, high street retailers are now stocking plus size clothing. With the plus size market now forecasted by the UK Trade and Industry to be worth over £6 BILLION […]

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  • We just love Maxi Dresses

    As the nights slowly grow shorter (finally!) after the winter solstice in December, we can slowly but surely look forward to longer days. We may be getting ahead of ourselves here but we like to see this as a sign that winter is coming to a close and summer is in our sights! One can […]

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  • Happy New Year!

    Look how fast 2014 has gone! Have you had a great year? Will 2014 be a year to remember? It’s time to start the New Year, New You vibe. We’ve got some great new stock to revamp your closet. You don’t have to throw away old stuff, just update them with a new belt or […]

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  • Merry Christmas!

    Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way…. Well, it’s that time again. Have you done all your shopping? Or is it going to be the frantic panic session at the shops tomorrow??? Whatever you’re getting up to over the next few days, we at Emily Clothing wish you a fantastic Christmas and prosperous New […]

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  • SLiNK Plus Size Magazine – Do we need it?

    With the UK accommodating over 4 million plus size women and today’s average fashion magazines targeting out of this scope, has SLiNK Magazine found a niche that will be greeted with open arms? Some may say that it will merely compartmentalise plus size women more than they already are. However, it could also open up […]

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  • Winter winter winter

    Well there’s no getting away from it, the temperatures have dropped out there and the central heating has been switched on reluctantly. But when you leave your house, you want to take the essence of the heat with you. Why not do it with what you wear? We’re suggesting lovely reds and brown tones with […]

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  • What’s your body shape?

    Apples and Pears? Triangles and Squares? We’re referring to your body shape. We’re not just naming different fruits and geometric shapes for the sake of it and we’re not talking cockney either! When it comes to plus size clothing, a lot of women have trouble finding garments that fit their body shape. A top might […]

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  • Plus Size Barbie

    There has been some recent attempts to introduce the plus size world into other avenues. The one that has caught our eye is the controversial attempts to represent plus size women in the play doll industry. We’ve come across some images of the well known Barbie being depicted as a plus size woman. Do we […]

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  • Summer is coming to an end #sadface

    It’s that time of year again. As the summer holidays draw to a close, we start putting the suitcases back in to storage and panic stations over new school gear. As the summer months draw to a close, we must start thinking about what to wear for the next few months and prepare for the […]

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  • Does the weather effect your mood?

    It’s summerrrrr! But it may not have felt like it the last few days with all the rain! Studies show that the weather can have a profound affect on our moods. The NHS have information sheets about Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) which is exactly what we’re talking about. And it gets worse when our summers […]

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  • Plus-size tips from Oprah.com

    If Oprah gave you some tips, wouldn’t you listen? We have found some top fashion tips for plus size women by Oprah.com that we wholeheartedly agree with and would like to share with you all. Here are some of them: Wear clothes that are your true size It can be easy to buy baggier clothes […]

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  • What suits your figure?

    You don’t have to tie yourself down with one colour. For example, mixing two colours at the waist works wonders on the eye. If you still find comfort in wearing dark colours mix that black tunic top with a lighter coloured pencil skirt, perhaps a nice purple or green.  If you don’t want to show […]

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  • Going on holiday? What to wear this summer

    As we’re approaching the summer months and it’s getting hotter, whether you’re going away or not, it’s time to start ditching those layers and show off you’re curves! Bright colours and floral designs are trending this summer. Yellow’s and whites will maximize your tan and complexion. Maxi dresses are also kicking off in full force. […]

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  • Are plus sizes the same all over the world?

    Well this is a tricky question. But the short answer is no. According to Google, the definition of plus size is “(of a woman or women’s clothing) of a larger size than normal; outsize.” From this, we can derive that no specific size constitutes being a plus size. It depends on what the average size […]

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  • Leggings – Yay or Nay?

    As many styles nowadays, there are a lot of garments that go through their natural life cycle where they are first worn some years ago and then increase in popularity after a quiet decline. Leggings are a perfect example. They were originally worn by men in the military to provide extra warmth and protection which […]

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  • The growth of plus size clothing

    Did you know plus size clothing has been around since the early 1900’s? The US originally cottoned on to the idea with Lane Bryant starting to sell plus size clothing in the 1920’s. The UK then followed suit with Evans in the 1930’s specifically selling women’s plus size clothing. Since then, the industry has been […]

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  • In between seasons. What to wear?

    As we are transitioning over to summer, we are approaching that time of year where the UK weather can’t seem to make up it’s mind. Rain? Sun? Wind? Snow? Which makes it difficult when deciding what to where. Vogue suggested this month the best way to tackle this is to layer up. Maybe a tunic […]

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  • The myth and perception of the “ perfect body ”

    At the start of this week, I asked one of our work experience girls, Sophia 15 to write her own thoughts on the topic titled above. We liked her thoughts so much that we decided to post her words on our plus size wholesale clothing blog. I thought it was important to show a young […]

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  • £20k Designer Kid

    Having 3 young children myself, I was fascinated when I came across the story of a single mother who had spent £20,000 on her 6 year old son and his designer clothes! So let’s get technical and break this down a little, 6 years that’s approximately £3,400 a year, £280.00 a month! Now, if you […]

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  • Increase in eating disorders in our Children

    Did you know that 1 in 10 teenage girls have an eating disorder. Boys with the same issues are on the increase too. The problem is so severe that it threatens to effect an entire generation and has had an increase of cases year on year by 15% from 2003 to 2009. The highest rate […]

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  • Marilyn Monroe, worlds most famous sex symbol (plus size too)!

    In a world that seems to be judged on the “body perfect” and is ready to sell you quick weight loss methods that a majority of aren’t healthy for body or mind, lets remember the worlds most famous sex symbol Marilyn Monroe, an all curvy plus size naturally beautiful woman. So this is my quick […]

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  • Joan Rivers, fashion police, 2bob(by) or fame hunter?

    Before you read on, I want to make it clear that I am a big Adele fan! So the ignition to write this blog was fueled by my initial reaction to reading what Joan Rivers had to say about the super talented plus size singer! I don’t really want to discuss my own thoughts in […]

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  • Plus Size Clothing Service or Product?

    Service or Product? After ordering my latest Emily clothing business cards from one of my regular print suppliers, who, may I add has both a great product and service, I asked myself, if I had to choose, which would be more important to me, service or the actual product? If a companies product is really […]

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  • Plus Size Question!

    Should the big named stores be offering more Ladies Plus Size fashion garments to their customers? The answer is a clear yes. The plus size is, mind the pun, growing! So we believe that these stores are missing a (big) trick! The UK plus size market is increasing year in year out, with many shoppers […]

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