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One of the things that I love about tunics is that they can be worn with leggings and look amazing. They are also perfect for layering over jeans or even wearing with a pair of shorts.
I have rounded up some of my favorite tunics for you to check out!
Here are some extra long plus size tunics that you can wear with leggings:
This tunic comes in several different colors, but I am loving this dark green one. It is made from a cotton blend fabric that is both stretchy and soft. This means it will be comfortable to wear all day while still looking great on your body. It has a v-neckline and cap sleeves, so it is super flattering on your arms as well as your torso.
I love this tunic because it has an empire waistline which means no buttons or zippers to worry about! The ruffles on the bottom add just enough interest without being too much for everyday wear. This top comes in several different colors including navy blue and burgundy red as well as white and black. All of these options make this top easy to coordinate with other pieces in your wardrobe which makes it perfect for layering over leggings or jeans!
Extra Long Plus Size Tunics To Wear With Leggings
When it comes to tunic tops for leggings we know a little something about the best styles to wear. We’re not just talking about your regular shift tunic with basic black leggings, we’re here for flattering smock hems in patterned designs and must-have dipped hem shirts you can take to your weekend plans and beyond.
Wondering how to wear tunic tops with leggings? We’ve put together the ultimate guide and rounded up the best tunics to wear with leggings from everyday styles to glam dressy tunics.
What Is A Tunic?
Tunic tops are defined by their longline length, which is around 85-95cm, and loose fitting structure. They’re shorter than a dress and are traditionally worn over leggings and jeans with the longline length offering extra coverage to your bottom half with a range of hem styles to choose from.
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Keeping it low-key? Casual tunic tops are a staple for everyday wear with leggings. Your go-to for running errands, 9-5 workwear and casual weekend plans. We’re talking fresh winter florals, timeless checks and simple designs to dress down the vibe.
Black Floral Swing Tunic
Florals your favourite? Opt for a mono moment in this floral tunic top. Designed in a flattering swing style, it details with side split hems and 3/4 length drop shoulder sleeves. Swing styles make the perfect match for your leggings with a relaxed design up top and the fitted bottoms balancing out the look. Reach for your everyday black cotton leggings and a longline coat to wrap up in.
Black Floral Panel Tunic
This black tunic brings a pop of print into your casual look. Bringing texture into your everyday black tunic with the floral print hem offering a 2 in 1 look. The key to finding the best winter tunics to wear with leggings is the sleeve length. Long sleeves are a must during colder months for extra warmth and layering underneath coats. Opt for basic leggings so you don’t clash with the printed hem and knee high boots for even more warmth across your legs.
Grey Soft Touch Check Tunic
The print to see you through season after season: checks. Work this check tunic into your 9-5 weekday line-up with leather look leggings and loafers with a black blazer on top for a smart and sophisticated office outfit. Designed in a soft touch jersey fabric for a comfortable wear all-day-long, it features 3/4 length drop shoulder sleeves and side split hems.
Khaki Crochet Trim Tunic
Give your basics the upgrade they need with this crochet trim tunic. Bringing definition into your everyday tunic with crochet detailing to the neckline and hem, the simple design makes it the perfect match for printed leggings – why not give check leggings a go?
Dressy Tunic Tops To Wear With Leggings
Want to wear your favourite combo to your evening plans? We’ve got dressy tunic tops and tunic shirts to wear with leggings featuring foil detailing, statement prints and feminine frills. Whether you’re heading for a catch up and drinks with the girls, date night with your other half or a family meal, it’s the duo you can dress up in no time.
Black Foil Shirt Tunic
Heading out-out? Bring a touch of sparkle into your night with this foil tunic shirt. Perfect for the festive season and beyond, it features an easy wear button fastening, collared neckline and long sleeves. The dipped hem offers extra coverage to the back giving you extra coverage to wear comfortably with leggings. Amp it up with velvet leggings and strappy heels for a look you can serve wherever you’re heading.
Yours London Wine Red Flute Sleeve Tunic
Looking for something simpler with subtle detailing? This Yours London tunic offers an understated but simple design you can wear with a selection of styles. Designed in a relaxed fit with a curved hem and extreme back dipped hem, it details with 3/4 length flute sleeves. Leather look leggings bring texture into the plain top design.
Yours London Khaki Snake Print Tunic
If you’re after a statement print you’ll go wild for this snake print tunic! Offering a v-neckline and long balloon sleeves, the smock hem nips you in underneath your bust and flares out over your curves. The statement top half means you can keep it low-key with your leggings and have all eyes up top. Black leggings complement the khaki hue best whether you add texture with faux leather or keep it classic with cotton.
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Yours London Wine Red Ruffle Shirt
Date night? Get romance started in this Yours London dusky wine red shirt tunic. Designed with a signature collared neckline and button fastenings, opt for statement sleeves with long balloon sleeves and a feminine frill hem. Get glam with black leather look leggings, heeled mules and a clutch bag for a killer look guaranteed to make a lasting impression.
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Best Leggings To Wear With Tunics
Faux Leather Leggings
Faux leather instantly amps up any tunic top with the glam luxe fabric in a comfortable stretchy fabric. Perfect for pairing with casual tunic tops for day-to-day wear and dressy tunic tops with heels for evening wear, they’re the hero bottom half every woman needs.
Keeping it a bit more basic on your top half? Printed leggings are the perfect match to spice up your outfit with a fun print or classic pattern. Why not give sun and moon leggings a go or keep it classic with check leggings.
You can never have too many basic leggings right? They go with all your printed, basic and glam tunic tops as the fail-safe staple you can always guarantee on. Whether you’re looking for something new to try with a grungy acid wash print or try a new colour with blue jersey jeggings, you’ll keep reaching for them time and time again
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“Is it me or have designers lost the plot? What has happened to reasonably-priced, elegant clothes that I – size 22 and 70 years of age – could wear? I don’t want low-cut tops or badly cut trousers that accentuate my hips. On the other hand, I don’t want to dress like a frump.”
It’s no secret that women come in all shapes and sizes, but all too often we see retailers catering to the size 10 20-somethings while ignoring those who are plus size… not to mention those who are plus size AND over the age of 50. So what items of clothing are the most flattering for plus size, older women? Which brands are the go-tos when it comes to stylish garments and a decent range of sizes? And what should you consider when dressing to suit your shape? We reveal all (not literally).
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The best plus size clothing for women over 50
Having a few staples up your sleeve is a good way to make sure you have a top notch plus size wardrobe with clothes suitable for any occasion. Here are the essentials…
1. Wrap dresses
“A wrap or shift dress always looks good.”
Wrapover dress: H&M
If you’re looking for plus size clothing over the age of 50, wrap dresses are a definite must-buy. The V-neck shape is a particularly complimentary style for those who are heavier on top, while the wrap element will highlight your waist shape in a pleasing way. Versatile and available in a range of styles and fabrics, one of these is sure to stand you in good stead in the months to come.
Where to shop:
Try Boden or John Lewis for gorgeous wrap dresses in stretch fabrics.
“I wear tunics all year round, but in the winter I wear them over long-sleeved tops with a boyfriend cardigan on top.”
Lace sleeve tunic: Bon Prix
Tunics or longer tops are perfect for plus size, fuller figures as they are flattering on most, if not all, body shapes and hide those areas that you might not feel too comfortable with. Buy a range of tunics featuring different prints and colours to enhance your capsule wardrobe and provide a bit of variation on days when you can’t decide what to wear. This way you won’t get caught out when your favourite tunic starts to look threadbare. Comfy and fun, don a tunic with jeans during the day or pair a longer style with leggings in the evening.
Where to shop:
Take a look at White Stuff and Seasalt for an array of jersey tunics and Dorothy Perkins for longer length tops.
3. Jeans or jeggings
“I recently bought lovely jeggings in M&S in nice colours. The first pair fit so well I bought three in the end!”
Cotton rich jeggings: M&S
As for trousers, jeans are your best friend, but it’s comfy stretch fabrics all the way, we say! Find a pair with a bit of give at the waist and try a darker colour (black or dark blue) if you want to make your legs look slimmer. Jeggings are the ideal alternative to jeans if you find the latter isn’t comfortable enough. Pair with a longer length top, a blouse or a jumper depending on the occasion (and weather!).
Where to shop:
You’ll find a range of stylish choices at M&S and Cotton Traders.
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4. Tailored outfits
“If you want to look stylish, go for good tailoring.”
Joanna Hope wide leg trousers: Fifty Plus
A tailored fit – not too tight or too loose – will add a touch of magic to any outfit. While there is, unfortunately, a lack of tailored options for plus size women, brands such as JD Williams have a range of trousers and jackets that are perfect for spicing up your work wardrobe or adding a little something to a special occasion outfit. Tailored clothing will make you feel confident in clothes that fit you like a glove. And it’s more than affordable too if you know where to look.
Where to shop:
If you hadn’t already guessed, JD Williams is a must for tailored outfits as are Marisota.
5. Curve-hugging pencil skirts
“My winter skirts have always been pencil skirts.”
Tailored pencil skirt: Simply Be
Clothes should make you feel good, not frumpy, which is why we reject the age-old rhetoric of ‘dressing to suit your age’. Choose styles that flatter your body shape and make you feel amazing, even if they feel a little daring at first.
Curve-hugging pencil skirts accentuate curves, and are a wardrobe staple that you can wear with a tucked in blouse or top for work, an event or even if you’re pottering about at home. A pencil skirt gives the illusion of a defined waist and, while it may be cinched around the middle, it doesn’t have to be uncomfortable. Most high-waisted pencil skirts come in stretchy fabrics that sit comfortably and provide a bit of breathing room at the same time