Polka dots have been around for ages, but thankfully we’ve seen more and more of them pop back onto the scene recently, making it easier than ever to infuse your plus-size wardrobe with their playful sensibility. Every closet should make a little room for extra polka dots!
Take the guesswork out of adding more pattern to your wardrobe with this list of 30 plus-size polka dot pieces, complete with tips on how to mix each piece in with your own wardrobe for sophisticated but more importantly fun style!
Plus Size Polka Dots 1 of 31
Give your wardrobe a playful punch with any of these 30 polka dotted pieces for plus-sized ladies.
Black Jersey Knit Sleeveless Midi Dress 2 of 31
This jersey knit dress is super comfortable for summertime. Make it ready for fall weather by adding a long-sleeve white button-up blouse underneath.
Available at Nordstrom for $150
Tan Cigarette Jeans 3 of 31
These khaki colored jeans are cut in a classic, yet on-trend cigarette style. The neutral color make these pants easy to mix with bigger patterns on top.
Available at 6PM for $41.99
Lightweight Short Sleeve Sweater 4 of 31
Look closely. This black sweater has a sheer peter-pan collar at the top! The sweater's lightweight style and short sleeves make it perfect for layering under a blazer or another sweater.
Available at SimplyBe for $58
Peter Pan Collar with Bow 5 of 31
This semi-sheer blouse oozes with cuteness, thanks to the peter pan collar on a yolk bodice complete with a pussy bow. You can tuck this into a high-waisted black pencil skirt, or leave it untucked with your favorite pair of jeans.
Available at ASOS for $54
Black Cardigan 6 of 31
A classic black cardigan is a must-have for any girl's wardrobe. But a polka dotted black cardigan? That's just over-achieving! This particular one would work great with a professional look as shown, or with jeans and a graphic T-shirt.
Available at Macy's for $44.98
Black Blazer 7 of 31
For those who like the structured look of a blazer over the coziness of a cardigan, this is the piece for you! The basic white-on-black look makes it possible to wear this and mix it with coordinating patterns, like breton stripes or florals. Wear this polka dotted blazer over a dress, a graphic T-shirt with jeans, or use it to jazz up your professional looks for work.
Available at Lane Bryant for $79.95
Pink Tie-Front Shoulder Cut-Out Blouse 8 of 31
This pink top is right on trend with its shoulder cut-outs and tied front. Bring this top into fall with a blazer or cardigan worn over it.
Available at SimplyBe for $48
Grungy Jeans 9 of 31
Get a little grungy with your polka dots by wearing these ripped up jeans. They'd work great with a graphic T-shirt and Chucks, or a crisp white shirt, blazer, and pumps.
Available at ASOS for $67.50
Little Black Dress with Sheer Sleeves 10 of 31
This is a great little black dress to add to your wardrobe! Its mod sensibilities are charming, and the sheer sleeves are a little sexy. The modest style would also work well for a day-to-night dress.
Available at Macy's on sale for $51.99
Sweetheart Neckline Peplum Top 11 of 31
This sexy peplum top would look great with jeans and pumps or ballet flats for the weekend, or wear it to work with a black pencil skirt and blazer.
Available at ModCloth for $47.99
Blue Palazzo Pants 12 of 31
Get the look of a maxi dress with the ease of trousers with these blue polka dot palazzo pants. They would work great with a white button-up blouse tucked in, or even a cute crop top. Don them with your sturdiest pair of platform shoes for an extra elongated look!
Available at SimpleBe for $52.50
Sleeveless Swing Dress 13 of 31
This playful swing dress works especially well for those with smaller busts. The mod style has plenty of charm, and the swing style is so comfortable to wear! Bring it into fall by wearing a long sleeve white button-up blouse underneath.
Available at ASOS on sale for $21.94
Semi-Sheer Long Sleeve Blouse 14 of 31
This semi-sheer black blouse is sophisticated and sexy all at once. It works great for professional or weekend wear. Just change it up with jeans, a pencil skirt, or black slacks as shown.
Available at Macy's for $69.50
Red Skirt with Bow Belt 15 of 31
This red swing skirt is packed with vintage charm. It would work great with a variety of dressy or casual tops, and you could even mix it with some pattern, like a wide striped top.
Available at ModCloth for $34.99
Fitted Blue Dress 16 of 31
This Ralph Lauren dress has a gathered waistline for an ultra-flattering, vivacious look. Go ahead, get your pin-up style on!
Available at Macy's for $144
White Button-Down Blouse 17 of 31
A white button-down is a wardrobe basic, but polka dots take it to the next level! This is a great blouse to wear with your basics, like a black skirt, jeans, colored trousers, or even overalls. It's a great piece to have for a gal who likes to mix and match patterns as well!
Available at ASOS on sale for $29.53
Wrap-Style Midi Dress with Ruffles 18 of 31
This ultra-feminine dress is inspired by the 1930s but has a totally modern peplum style that isn't going away any time soon! The wrap-style and cinched waist is really flattering for any body type.
Available at SimplyBe for $95
Navy Ascot Blouse 19 of 31
A classic ascot style blouse like this one has vintage charm and the butterfly sleeves are very flattering. The navy color and small print makes this blouse easy to coordinate with a variety of clothing items, even those with larger patterns.
Available at ModCloth for $32.99
Short Sleeve Shirtdress 20 of 31
This well-reviewed shirtdress has an empire waist and a wide black ribbon for a belt. It's a versatile style that can be worn on casual occasions and fancier ones, too!
Available at ModCloth for $49.99
Big Dots Jersey Dress 21 of 31
This big printed dress really brings the funk. Its comfortable knit fabric and empire-waist style make it an easy choice to throw on when you just want to feel comfortable and look put together.
Available at ASOS for $42.19
Navy Top with Nipped Waist 22 of 31
This woven top is easy to wear with its nipped elastic waist. The silhouette created is the ever-popular peplum style, hitting right at the most flattering point of your waist. Wear it to work with slacks or a skirt, or take it out on the town with your favorite pair of jeans and pumps.
Available at ModCloth for $37.99
Scoop Neck T with Semi-Open Back 23 of 31
This creamy rose-colored T-shirt has a sassy scoop neck and semi-open back with bow detailing. This top would work great tucked into a black pencil skirt or work untucked with your favorite pair of jeans.
Available at SimplyBe for $28
Navy Tights 24 of 31
Want to jazz up a simple dress or skirt? These tights are just the ticket!
Available at ModCloth for $29.99
Black Button-Up Tunic Shirt 25 of 31
This crisp black shirt works great with your favorite pair of jeggings, leather pants, or just regular ol' jeans. You could cinch the waist with a thin belt, or just wear it as is and look fabulous and fresh!
Available at SimplyBe for $42
Big Dots Pencil Skirt 26 of 31
Go big or go home with this bold dotted pencil skirt. If you're feeling especially sassy, wear a smaller printed polka dot blouse on top. Or you can just keep it simple with some basic separates, like a white button-down and black blazer.
Available at Lane Bryant for $88
Satin Peasant Blouse 27 of 31
The peasant-style blouse gets a sophisticated lift with satin fabric and fun polka dots. The tie detail at the neck and semi-sheer sleeves give this blouse a sexy touch.
Available at 6PM for $49.99
White and Black Cocktail Dress 28 of 31
This cocktail dress has lots of vintage charm with the playful print and retro-inspired construction. The black bow at the waist is very flattering, and the a-line skirt makes for a very ladylike silhouette.
Available at ModCloth for $189.99
Mint Tunic Shirt 29 of 31
This minty top is right on trend with its fresh, vibrant color and polka dotted pattern. Its tunic style makes it easy to wear with your favorite pair of pants.
Available at ModCloth for $34.99
Black Sleeveless Skater Dress 30 of 31
This flirty dress has a flattering waistline with a mini A-line skirt. Bring this dress into fall with cozy colored tights and a cardigan or jacket. Or you can try something new and wear a button-down blouse underneath the dress to make it a jumper-style outfit.
Available at ModCloth for $39.99
Navy Circle Skirt 31 of 31
This piece is full of fun with its larger dotted print and flirty full skirt. Wear it with a graphic tee and flats for a casual evening with friends, or wear it for cocktails with a beautiful navy or ivory blouse and pumps.
Available at ASOS on sale for $23.63