Taking our work at AbbeyPost to the next level

For the past year, the team at AbbeyPost has worked incredibly hard to rethink the way clothing is bought, sold and manufactured. Our processes are really different: we think that clothes should fit YOU, and not the other way around. Many of you were skeptical at first to try Made to Measure clothing, but when you ...

MyTee: The Perfect Shirt that Suits You To A Tee

The perfect everyday shirt can be hard to find, especially if you're a plus size, petite, or tall woman. Either it's too short, or the sleeves aren't your favorite length, or you'd love it if the neckline were different, or if it came in a different fabric. We understand! That's why we're so excited to introduce the mighty MyTee!   MyTee helps ...

Why We Show Our Plus Size Clothes On Size 14 Models

Have you ever wondered why we use size 14 models to show our plus size clothes?   Or maybe the bigger question is...why do so many other plus size retailers use models in size 8 or 10 (or even smaller) to sell plus sizes? What is plus size about this?? (NOT AbbeyPost)  Is this what Plus Size ...

Plus Size Fashion Sale? Nope. New everyday low prices!

No fooling: April 1 is AbbeyPost's first anniversary! That's right, our little team is only 1 year old. We've learned SO much in this first year, from our customers, from our social media followers, and from the rest of the plus size fashion industry. So in honor of one great year, and looking forward to many ...

More Than Modcloth: 3 Plus Size Work Dresses That (Really) Work!

Scenario: Jane is a 30-something professional woman. She happens to be plus size (just like 60% of American women). So she needs plus size dresses that work on an everyday basis...for her work, and for her life. She wants something she can easily pair with a cardigan or blazer for the office, and then make just a quick ...

My Triangle Body Shape, and How I Learned To Love It

This season, AbbeyPost introduced an exciting new feature called Shop Your Shape. The goal? To help women understand their natural body shape and how to dress to fit and flatter their shape. We asked AbbeyPost Blogger, and all around Awesome Gal, Jen, to explore her own unique body shape. How has her sense of fashion changed ...

The Great Color Debate: Picking Flattering Colors for your Skin Tone

"Flattering" is a word that often causes debate, but the truth is, finding flattering colors is actually a pretty objective process. Do you ever look at some colors and just fall in LOVE with them? But when you put them on...it's a train wreck? Or have you ever seen something on the rack, been convinced it will never ...

3 Life Lessons from Badass Women in Tech

It hit me in the face today. I work in technology. Along with our Founder & CEO Cynthia, I spent my Saturday at the SV Forum Women in Technology Festival, at a major tech company's campus, right in the middle of Silicon Valley. Surrounded by hordes of women in skinny jeans and ballet flats, listening to the passionate pitches ...

Is there Plus Size Style Over 40?

Is there Plus Size Style over 40? Yes! Our latest Spring 2015 Lookbook highlights 7 great looks that are designed to fit and flatter the Plus Size figure--and features our 44 year old CEO as our model! We recently sat down with CEO Cynthia Schames to get her thoughts on what it felt like to be 40-something and in the spotlight. Read on ...