FashionThe Changing Landscape of Plus-Size Fashionby tanyagr97310 The Changing Landscape of Plus-Size FashionThick. Big-boned. Curvy. Heavy-set. Phat. Fluffy. No matter the moniker attached to one’s body or one’s curves, the plus-size woman and her sartorial choices have come a long way, especially over the past decade. With studies showing that the average American woman wears a size 16 to 18, you would think that stylish options would be plentiful.