Plus-size wardrobe staples: Wardrobe Crisis Tips for Curvy Women. #12 SKINNY JEANS: Leggings are boring and don't look particularly good on curvy figures. Replace them with a pair of dark-colored fitted jeans, but make sure that are not too tight (jegging -style). Give stonewashed or ripped jeans a wide berth. Also, be careful what you pair them with; short tops that show off the bum are a no-no for plus-size girls.