Tag Archives: plus size clothes

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Today’s Deals: Plus Size Clothing Savings (Men & Women) & Stuff

GrandStyle editors are always on the look out for plus size clothing savings for men and women. The links below will help you find the products on sale today that could help you build your wardrobe and make your life a little more enjoyable.

Plus Size Clothing Savings: Check Out These Great Deals

Women’s Plus Size Clothing Sales

Lane Bryant
Pant & Jean Event: $25 off when you buy a pair through 3/26.! Valid through 3/22.

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Ask Susan!

Size-Friendly Fitness Resolution: New Year/New You

Are you trying to make a size-friendly fitness resolution? Are you busy gathering tips about how to achieve a “New Year/New You”?

One question I always hear at the end of the year is “If I concentrated on building a ‘New Me’ last year (or for the past several years), then why do I have to concentrate on making a ‘New Me’ this year?” It’s a great question. My basic answer is always to concentrate on enjoying and enhancing your “Old Me.”

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How to Figure Sizes for Hats, Gloves and Socks

Knowing how to figure sizes for hats, gloves and socks can be a real mystery when you are shopping for yourself or for a gift.

  • Who would wear a size 7 1/2 hat? Is a 7 1/2 hat the same size on the woman’s hat as a size 7 1/2 men’s hat?
  • Who would wear a size medium men’s glove and why is it bigger than a medium women’s glove?
  • What is a size 9-11 sock? Does that relate to shoe size? If so, what size sock should a woman wear if she wears a size 7 1/2 shoe?

What exactly do these size numbers mean?

How to Guide: Sizes for Hats, Gloves and Socks

The key to successfully measuring for hats, gloves and socks is the cloth tape measure. If you don’t have a cloth tape measure, just take the head, hand or foot measurement using a non-stretchy tape or string, and then measure the tape or string against a yardstick or metal tape.

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