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When it comes to your go-to outfit for any occasion, nothing beats the Little Black Dress (LBD). Whether you’re headed somewhere fancy and need to dress up or just hitting brunch with the girls, throwing on the perfect little black dress is the first essential step to looking totally killer. Dress it up, dress it down – no matter how you wear it, an LBD is your definite BFF.
Searching for an LBD or two to add to your personal arsenal? Here are 21 essential must-have plus size little black dresses to get you started on the hunt.
THE THREE-QUARTER SLEEVE FAUX WRAP DRESS
Super flattering, easy to wear and totally chic? We need this in our closet ASAP.
THE PLUS SIZE EMBELLISHED CHIFFON-OVERLAY DRESS
Ready to activate your inner Grecian goddess? Because we totally are.
THE MARINA RINALDI DADAISTA BELTED SHIRT DRESS
We literally cannot wait to style this with sandals for spring and ankle boots for fall. This baby is totally wearable all year round!
THE OH SO FRESH MINI DRESS
Mesh sleeves, a super sexy fit and a mini length? We are totally sold on this flirty little number.
THE PLUS SIZE RUFFLE TRIM DRESS
We’re getting the best kind of witchy vibes from this flowy little black dress. Pair it with a wide-brimmed hat, oversized sunnies and a pair of heeled ankle boots for the complete look.
THE BLACK COLD SHOULDER JERSEY MAXI DRESS
They’ll be practically begging you to give them the cold shoulder in this flowing full-length number.
THE HALSTON ONE SHOULDER DRESS
Why have two straps when you can only have one? Pair this LBD with some barely-there heels for an easy look for your next night out.
THE METALLIC TWISTED SHEATH DRESS
Sick of the average LBD? Take it up a notch with bold metallic fabric and a super chic fitted sheath silhouette to really show off those curves.
THE LNA BANX DRESS
Super stretchy with a cutout to perfectly show off those feminine curves? We need one of these in our closet ASAP.
THE BLACK RIB SNAP BUTTON FRONT BODYCON MIDI DRESS
This baby has it all and more – a fitted silhouette, a midi length, curve-hugging stretch and a flirty button-front closure. We need one now.
THE PLUS SIZE SURPLICE MINI DRESS
Surplice necklines are just so flattering! We love it paired with the sparkling belt and trim on the skirt – it’s exactly what we need and more.
THE MARINA RINALDI DECIMALE DOT-PRINT MIDI DRESS
Career women – pay attention! This sleek fitted midi dress is totally made for you, with a higher v-cut neckline and three-quarter sleeves.
THE R&M RICHARDS PLUS SIZE METALLIC SURPLICE GOWN
Ready to sparkle like the queen that you are? Slip on this bold and beautiful maxi dress and you’ll totally have all eyes on you for all of the right reasons.
THE MAKE YOUR WAY HERE MIDI DRESS IN BLACK
Looking to take your LBD game up a notch or five? This flirtatious sheer lace number will totally do the trick.
THE PLUS SIZE BELTED BODYCON DRESS
Take a simple bodycon dress and add a belt – what do you get? The perfect casual to dressed up LBD for any woman’s arsenal.
THE A.L.C. FRIEDMAN DRESS
Let’s blaze(r) it. This baby is the perfect all-dressed-up but totally cool look that can take you from dinner to drinks and beyond.
THE MESH YOKE FIT-AND-FLARE DRESS
All dressed up and everywhere to go. We love the simplicity of this dress paired with the bold polka dot mesh yoke – you can totally dress it up or down to suit wherever you’re headed.
THE CALVIN KLEIN TRENDY PLUS SIZE ILLUSION-HEM MIDI DRESS
A simple fit and flare dress gets a major upgrade with an illusion mesh hemline. Pair it with heels for a day or night out or slip on some sneakers for a casual cool look for running errands.
THE BLACK MESH RUCHED MINI BODYCON DRESS
Sleek, sexy, short. When it comes to the perfect look-at-me little black dress, this baby is the absolute queen.
THE ON PAYROLL BLAZER CAPE DRESS IN BLACK
Pair a blazer with a dress and add a cape – the result is this super chic and unexpectedly bold mini dress. We need one of these in every color ASAP.
THE BYRON LARS CARISSIMA SHEATH DRESS
A simple sheath gets a super chic update with added texture, lace and a super cute bow at the front. This baby is the perfect special occasion dress for any upcoming event.
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