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This article is from the FAQ, by Stef Jones (stef@bayarea.net) with numerous contributions by others.

A1) Where can I find clothing and shoes? E-F

Eagleson's Outlet
[chain][men]
Large men's clothing.

Eddie Bauer
[catalog][men][women][casual][sportswear][swimwear][outdoors]
Phone: (800) 426-8020
Web site: http://www.ebauer.com/
Affiliated with Spiegel. Some women's clothing up to size 22W,
similar to that sold by L.L. Bean and Land's End. Women's
swimwear to 20 long and D cup. Some men's items up to 3X. They
don't charge extra for large sizes.

Electric Earth Gemstone Jewelry
[catalog][accessories]
1840 41st Ave., #102-149
Capitola, CA 95010
Y-necklaces of various lengths. Send SASE for brochure.

Elegance at Large
[single][California][custom][supersize]
Jamie Fox
San Diego
Phone: 619-285-9265
Designer who does custom work for plus and supersizes

Elegance Plus
[single][California][supersize][lingerie]
Phone: (213) 292-6283
Can order up to 6X or 8X.

Elianna
[catalog][women][supersize][tall][petite]
7758 Via Rosa Maria
Burbank, Ca 91504
Phone: 213-622-8868
Fax: 213-653-5585
Supersize clothing, tall and petite.

Elliot-Brown Boutique
[internet][catalog][women][evening]
PO Box 49338, LA, Ca 90049
Fax: 310-858-4993
Email: pfbz40a@prodigy.com
Web site: http://pages.prodigy.com/elliot-brown
Email your address for a catalog.
"Special occasion fashions" to 3X. The web site has been under
construction for months.

Elisabeth
[chain][women][petites][career][casual][evening]
Mall store.
Liz Claiborne's large sizes store. Sizes 14-22 (tell them you
want larger sizes!), some petites. Clothes are well-made and
somewhat expensive. Their service is attentive -- the saleswomen
follow you around the store pointing things out that you might
be interested in, holding clothes for you, helping you
coordinate. Their pants seem very well-made -- the one with
buttons at the waist all have two buttons so the waistband sits
nicely. Most have some elastic in the waist too.

Enchanted Attic
[single][California][unisex][costumes]
San Bernadino, CA
Phone: (909) 862-1170
Halloween costumes in sizes 1X-4X.

ER Moore Academic Apparel and Choir Robes
[supersize][uniforms]
1810 West Grace St.
Chicago, IL 60613
Phone: (312) 477-7277
Fax: (773) 549 4625
E-mail ermoore@ripco.com
Web site: http://www.ermoore.com/
A poster reports: "All they asked was my height and weight (5'6"
and 450), and they provided me with a gown (size 509) that fits
beautifully. I also needed a larger cap, and they provided that
as well. The best part is that they didn't charge me any more
for mine than they did anyone else. (It was less than $20.)"

E.T. Wright Executive Shoes
[internet][catalog][men][shoes]
Phone: 800-934-1022
Web site: http://www.etwright.com
Men's shoes in sizes 6 to 16 and widths from AAA to EEEEE. Also
refurbish old shoes.

Exceptional Shop
[single][Maryland][women][wedding][evening]
529 N. Center St.
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: (301) 724-0624
Bridal as well as dressy/elegant.

Exclusive Appeal
[catalog][women][lingerie][sportswear]
4809 Avenue N, Ste 306
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Phone: (718) 604-9297
Catalog $7 ($5 refunded with first order)
Danskin Plus catalog (14-28), also lingerie.

Extra Emphasis
[catalog][women][supersize][lingerie][maternity]
PO Box 1725
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Phone: (800) 539-0030, 1-916-581-0848
Fax: (916) 581-5719
Bras in sizes 32-56, cup sizes C-H. Some prenatal, maternity,
and sports bras as well. Particularly recommended is the Leading
Lady Nursing Bra, model LL491.

FFVW
[catalog][women][lingerie]
PO Box 3374 R-4
Beverley Hills, Ca 90212-0374
Catalog $4.
Lingerie in sizes 16-26.

Fairy Godmother at Large
[single][California][catalog][consignment][women][supersize][lingerie][casual]
[sportswear][maternity]
153 E Fremont Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Phone: (408) 737-7684
Catalog $1.
New and used clothing in sizes 14-super. Women's jeans up to
size 60. T-shirts up to 72" around; big shirts up to 78" around;
panties up to size 16. Nylon pettipants up to 6X. They also sell
maternity clothes. In the past, some folks had bad experiences
giving them consignments. The proprieter, Marcia Shea, says she
has responded to these problems by improving her consignment
policies and hiring additional staff to handle consignments.

Fashion Bug Plus
[chain][women]
Mall store.

Fashion Connection
[casual] [catalog] [women]
N410 Thunderbird
Genoa City, WI 53128
Phone: (888) 251-4248

Fashionique
[internet][women][casual][evening]
Web site: http://www.fashionique.com/
Phone: 800-376-7180
Email: fashionique@aol.com
Custom designed decorated blouses and tuxedo shirts to 3X

Feminine Fancies Catalog Sales
[catalog][women][lingerie]
PO Box 96
Walterville OR 97489-0096
Phone: (503) 484-4040
Catalog $5 (credited to first order)
Plus-size leather catalog. Be sure to ask for the Plus Size
catalog, as they also have a small sizes catalog.

Femme Fancy
[single][California][women][supersize][wedding]
217 S. Ellsworth
San Mateo, CA 94401
Phone: (415) 340-8392
Plus and supersize wedding gowns.

Filene's and Filene's Basement
[chain][women]
Web site: http://www.maycompany.com/Stores/fi_contact.html (lists phone numbers for stores)
Department store with locations throughout the US East Coast.
Jones New York Woman clothing, and others. Sizes up to 24.

Fine & Fancy Lingerie
[women][lingerie]
(415) 861-4576
Intimate apparel for sizes 1X-5X

Fit To Be Tried
[catalog][women][sportswear]
4754 East Grant,
Tuscon, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-881-6449
Catalog $2.
Activewear up to 4X, including bicycle shorts.

Forgotten Woman
[chain][women][evening][lingerie]
Mall store.
Expensive, very dressy clothes, but good sales. Also beautiful
clothes based on ethnic designs with beadwork, batik, etc. Silk
nightwear.

Frank's Big & Tall
[chain][men][supersize][casual][career]
One store's info:
115 Franklin Turnpike
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Phone: (201) 529-5445

Frederick's of Hollywood
[catalog][overseas][chain][internet][women][lingerie][casual]
6608 Hollywood Blvd.
PO Box 229
Hollywood, CA 90078-0229
Phone: (800) 323-9525, (310) 637-7770 Customer Service
Fax: (310) 764-2988
Email: custserv@fredericks.com
Web site: http://www.fredericks.com/
An increasing selection of their lingerie and "trashy street
clothes" is available in sizes up to 3X (50-inch bust, 44-inch
waist, 52-inch hips). Some folks think the tops are too small,
some think the tops are too large. Good service. The clothing is
not especially well-made. Most of their clothes are made for
hourglass figures. They use thin models, even in the plus size
section of their web site.

Full Bloom
[catalog][women][supersize][casual][sportswear][lingerie]
185 South Pearl
Denver, CO 80209
Phone: (303) 733-6264
Catalog $2 (credited to first order)
Sizes 2x-12x T-shirts, sweatshirts, nightshirts, tank tops,
"fanny wraps".

Full Figure Design Company
[catalog][women][supersize][career]
490 S. Stone Mountain-Lithonia Rd., #59
Stone Mountain, GA 30088
Phone: (770) 413-9520

 

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