The stores, websites and magazines are jammed with the new plus size fall and winter clothes – all in a dizzying array of patterns, colors, styles and lengths. Each highlight a different trend. One screams “Grey is THE color.” The next shouts “Layered is THE look.” And, if that’s not enough fashion confusion for you, stores and websites are loading up with the cozy fabrics and colors of fall, starting the annual migration of the remaining hot weather clothes to the discount racks in the back of the store!
Fact: It is very hard to find an extra large hat for a big head, sometimes impossible. Typically hats are one size fits all, which means heads up to about 22.” Some men’s hats come in sizes; but, the sizes don’t fit big heads. One size fits all caps for men typically fit up to a 7 3/4 and are usually sports caps with plastic adjustable strips in the back. Bottomline: Fun hats in lots of colors are hard to find.
Hooray, it’s fall! Time for us to follow Mother Nature’s clue and shed our poor self esteem images and get ready to bundle ourselves up against the ravages of winter. But don’t just run out and start buying a new wardrobe of plus size fall clothes.