But I don't know what happened? Is it that Butterick came out strong with their latest additions? Or is it the fact that even Vogue upped the number of designer styles they translated into the larger sizes...granted they go no higher than a 24 but at least they are making an effort.
Then there are all of the RTW sites that are providing some amazing inspiration for us plus size sewists...I'm personally enamoured of these sites:
I think these retail outlets, as well as Butterick & Vogue pattern collections have truly attempted to bring the hottest trends of summer to the plus size woman.
Bright colors...Florals...Neutrals...the safari look...a great feminine and sexy dress...so what happened to Simplicity? It's not that there aren't some great looks here but we've seen them now for quite a few pattern cycles.
I want some of this:
but there's nuthin' that I want from the Simplicity site...so is it just me? Or does Simplicity need to step up their game...