Check Out This Project Runway Winner’s New Plus-Size Line for JCPenney
Launching this week, it features 19 pieces designed by season 14 winner Ashley Nell Tipton.
Ashley Nell Tipton was the first Project Runway designer to win for a plus-size collection—and now she’s teaming up with JCPenney to bring her designs to stores across the country with her new line, Ashley Nell Tipton for Boutique+. The line is available in plus-sizes up to 30W and 5X, as part of the company’s private label full-figured brand, Boutique+, for which Tipton is also a brand ambassador.
The fall collection is inspired by 1950s fashion—that means box pleat skirts, sequined letter jackets, and cape-sleeved tops. It also features more modern looks like boyfriend tees, skinny jeans, and motorcycle vests. The line is budget-friendly, too, with prices ranging from $15.99 to $74.99. “Drawing inspiration from 1950s bombshells, I chose high waist pencil skirts and paired them with crop top blouses because I wanted to show how every body can rock this combination,” Tipton said in a press release. “Ultimately, the collection is about turning up the volume on your style as well as your confidence. I want women to wear these pieces and feel great about how they look.”
If you like the collection and want more, Tipton is also designing a holiday capsule collection that will hit stores on October 28. You can check out the new collection in 500 stores across the country and on jcpenney.com.