Top 5 Plus Size Christmas Party Dresses from ASOS Curve, River Island, Simply Be

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, or so the song goes, but if you have nothing to wear, then Christmas parties can seem absolutely hazardous! With most of us now treating the holiday season as one non stop party, we have functions with friends, relatives and of course co-workers which means plenty of plus size dresses are required.

If you are looking for the perfect plus size party dress, then we have hunted down your favourite high street stores  and picked our top 5 plus size party outfits from brands such as River Island, ASOS and Simply Be for our pick of the best.

RI Plus at River Island

This gorgeous plus size beaded dress from RI Plus at River Island is a great take on the LBD, little black dress trend. With a sheer cap sleeve and lined front, the beading has a distinct 1920’s feel to its design.

Team the dress with a cocktail ring, black heels and a sleek black clutch bag for the upcoming holiday season and get ready to party.

Simply Be Tassel and beaded plus size dress

Want to make a statement at your work do? Then look no further! This stunning, bead fronted plus size dress with statement electric blue tassels is sure to turn heads and make you queen of the dance floor when the tunes start up. In a body con fit this dress hugs your curves, so team with a pair of electric blue heels to bring out colour in the dress and a red lip. Keep jewellery minimal such a simple drop earring or a metallic hoop, let the dress and your hips do the talking on this one.


Coast Plus Size Occasionwear dress

Coast is genuinely one of our favourite occasion wear places so when they started making plus size dresses we were super excited. The dresses are absolutely beautiful and are always appropriate for those dressy occasions. We love this gunmetal and silver dress with sheer sleeves. The hint of skin under the sheer fabric, while still having a camisole dress shape is very sexy.

Team this dress with a silver heel shoe and a metallic clutch bag and silver drop chandelier earrings. Party perfect.


ASOS Curve One Shoulder Party Dress

Take a spin under the glitter ball this Christmas in this stunning, eighties inspired party dress. The one shoulder design is gorgeous and the bustier, sweet heart neckline design with full skirted shape is great for hour glass silhouettes.

We love the mesh fabric overlay that is perfect for dancing in. As the dress is black, team this number with whatever statement colour block heel and clutch you like. Try a messy up do, paired with a bold red lip for a classic party look.

Evans Black pearl shoulder dress

This black asymmetric draped dress with embellished strap is quite a curve ball from Evans and we absolutely love it!

This curve hugging dress with strategic cap sleeve drape is so sassy and in black jersey this is definitely a dress that will hug and shape your curves.

Team this dress with a strappy silver heel and a nude glossy lip and a silver box clutch bag.

Get ready to turn heads.


H&M plus size playsuit

Not looking for a dress this season, then try this gorgeous jewel toned playsuit with asymmetric oversized ruffle detailing.

The defined waist and tailored shorts is great for creating a sleek silhouette, try it with some fun patterned, black tights too and heels to elongate legs. Add a statement costume jewellery necklace and oversized bejewelled ring for maximum impact. One can never over sparkle.


-- Editor-in-Chief SLiNK Magazine