Elegant Pleated Top
This lovely pleated top is elegant enough for dressy occasions when paired with black slacks or a color coordinated skirt, but it can also be dressed down with white jeans or traditional blue denim. The figure-flattering pleated shape is perfect for camouflaging a tummy. Available from Macy's, this lovely top is priced just under $45 and comes in sizes 1X through 3X.
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White Beaded Top
This beaded plus size shirt from Style&co is a comfortable and stylish option when you don't want to go all-out casual, but you also don't want to look too dressed up. Pair it with jeans, casual slacks or a straight skirt. Available from Macy's, this top runs just under $60 and comes in sizes 0X through 3X.
Black Lace Top
This casual black lace top from Torrid is ideal for women who are looking for a flattering, casual top to pair with jeans. It's available from Amazon for less than $35, and it comes in plus sizes 1X through 4X.
Patterned Kimono Top
You don't have to stick with solid colors. There are plenty of patterned tops available in styles that flatter fuller figures, such as this lovely kimono by Michael Kors, available from Nordstrom. This striking statement top is $120. It's a one-size-fits-all option for women who wear sizes 14W - 24W.
Striking Zebra Print Top
This striking zebra print top is another example of a patterned top that looks lovely on fuller-figured women. It's an ideal choice to wear under a suit jacket or casual blazer, and the top also looks lovely on its own with black dress slacks. Made by Vince Camuto, this top is available at Nordstrom for just under $90, and it comes is sizes 1X through 3X.
Rectangles of Color
This lovely Worthington raglan sleeve top features rectangles of primary pastel shades mixed with splashes of black and white. The top looks lovely paired with a blazer in a coordinating solid shade and matching pair of slacks or a skirt. Available from JCP, this versatile blouse costs just $20 and is available in sizes 1X through 3X.
This lovely, long-sleeve floral top with contrasting trim by Worthington is the perfect pairing for a black skirt or dress slacks. Available from JCP, this top costs just under $25, and it comes in sizes 1X through 3X.
This flirty and stylish sublimation top is a great, figure-flattering choice for full figured women. The pleated shape provides plenty of room, and the detailed pattern at the top and bottom draws eyes away from the tummy area. This lovely shirt is available from Sears in sizes 1X through 3X, and it's priced at less than $45.
Plus Polo Shirt
While plus size women often settle for men's polo shirts, there are more flattering options available. This polo from Laura Scott is a great example of a generously-cut style that's created with a woman's shape in mind. Available from Sears, this shirt comes in sizes 16 through 24 and is priced under $25.
A selection of well-fitting Henley tops in a variety of colors is a necessity for every plus size woman's wardrobe. This lovely option from Jones of New York is especially nice because it's finished off with lace trim. Priced at just under $30, you can easily afford to fill out your wardrobe with this terrific staple in several of your favorite colors.