Curvy and PLus size Beach Dresses


If you’re a die-hard Artesands fan, you would know that all of our plus size swimwear shapes have been named after famous artists form over the year. In the same vein, we have named all of our beach wear and swimsuit cover ups after famous music composers. Throughout this blog I will introduce you to a few of our chosen composers!

The perfect Beach Maxi Dress   

What makes a perfect beach maxi dress? If you think about what you are after on a beach day, it’s always going to be something light and easy to throw on, on top of your plus size swimsuit. The beach maxi dress is the perfect option for this throw on outfit. You want something easy, light and breezy.   

Our beach maxi dress is the ideal go-to for any woman looking to enjoy the summer while feeling fashionable and stylish. Every woman has the right to cover up her swimwear with this must-have attire for any tropical vacation or day by the water. It perfectly combines comfort and style, with a light and flowy fabric that ensures you stay cool in the sun. This dress is just one of our many swimsuit cover-up options that will help you feel confident and comfortable all summer long.   

The beach maxi dress options that we offer in our collection are all made from luxuriously soft fabrications and on trend prints. These are made for ease, and easy throw on top of your plus size swimwear and you are ready to go and get a coffee or head straight to the bar if you’re anything like me! 


Artesands Curve Plus Size Resort Wear

Green Maxi Dress

Meet the Composer, Liszt 

Franz Liszt, a Hungarian pianist, composer, and educator of the Romantic era, produced a vast repertoire over six decades. He is widely regarded as one of the most productive and influential composers of his time and remains a beloved figure in today's concert piano repertoire.   

Our Liszt plus size maxi dress is ultimate choice for Artesands curve fit and plus size women who desire comfort and style! Crafted in a beautiful shade of green, this maxi beach dress is the ideal length for those seeking more coverage yet remains light and airy with its 100% cotton fabrication. Whether you're headed to a casual lunch with friends or need a beach-ready cover up, the versatile green maxi dress can be dressed up or down to suit any occasion.   

The green maxi dress boasts a perfect length, providing ample coverage for those who prefer it. It's like a cool breeze on a scorching summer day or wrapping yourself up in your favourite fluffy towel after a relaxing bath. It's no secret that cotton is the king of fabrics, and this dress embodies that sentiment perfectly - it's soft, breathable, and feels great on your skin. So, go ahead and flaunt your curves in this beautiful and flattering dress!


Artesands Curve Plus Size Maxi Dresses

Maxi Dress With Sleeves


For plus size and curvy women who crave both comfort and confidence while maintaining a stylish look, a maxi dress with sleeves is the perfect option. Not only does the maxi length elongate your figure, creating a flattering silhouette, but the added sleeves provide extra coverage and comfort.   Our Artesands maxi dress with sleeves has been thoughtfully designed with a loose fit around the shoulder and upper arm, ensuring enough space to feel comfortable while still offering adequate coverage. It's the perfect dress for curvy women to feel both comfortable and elegant, and an effortless throw-on option for enjoying the summer days at the beach.

Artesands maxi dress with sleeves options


Meet the composer, Verdi 

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi, an Italian composer renowned for his operas, was born to a middle-class provincial family near Busseto. With the assistance of a local patron, Verdi received a musical education that set him on the path to greatness.   

Our Verdi shape is the perfect maxi dress with sleeves for a hot summers day!   

Verdi maxi dress with sleeves is designed to be worn over your plus size swimsuit. This faux wrap dress from Artesands resort wear collection is made with 100% soft wash cotton fabric, providing a lightweight and breathable option for your beachwear needs. The dress comes complete with a wide waist tie and puff sleeve detail, adding to its stylish design. The puff sleeves on this maxi dress have coverage on the upper arm and down to the elbow, this has an elastic cuff so you can either pull up higher or keep down after the elbow.   

Meet the composer, Elgar 

Sir Edward William Elgar, 1st Baronet, OM, GCVO, was a prominent English composer whose works have gained widespread recognition in the British and international classical concert repertoire.   

Elgar our second maxi dress with sleeves features a full button-down front, a tie-front neck, 3/4 length sleeves, and an elasticated waist that adapts to your curves. This makes the maxi dress a versatile and comfortable option for any body type.   

Artesands resort wear collection features this dress made with 100% soft wash cotton fabric, providing a lightweight and breathable option for your beachwear needs. The perfect maxi dress with sleeves!   

Meet the composer, Monteverdi 

Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi was a prominent Italian composer, choirmaster, and string player. Known for his work in both secular and sacred music, he played a significant role in the development of opera and is recognized as a vital transitional figure between the Renaissance and Baroque periods in music history.   

Introducing Monteverdi, our curve fit maxi length over shirt designed to be worn over your curve fit swimsuit. Artesands resort wear collection features this cover up made with a cotton blend, providing a soft and breathable option for your beachwear needs. The shirt features a button-up front, loose fit, curved hem with side splits, and long sleeves that can be rolled up and buttoned as 3/4 length sleeves.


Artesands Curve Plus Size Shirt Dresses
Artesands Curve Plus Size Resort Wear

Plus size maxi dresS


Listen up, ladies - if you're a curvy queen, you know the struggle of finding clothes that fit just right and make you feel confident. But fear not, because the plus size maxi dress is here to save the day! With the combination of comfort and style and a long flowy skirt that flatters all of the right places.   

Each and every plus size maxi dress from Artesands is made from lightweight and breathable materials, you can strut your stuff all day without feeling like you're suffocating in fabric. So go ahead, rock that plus size maxi dress like the queen that you are!


Artesands Curve Plus Size Resort Wear
Artesands Curve Plus Size Maxi Dresses

Plus Size Swimwear


Looking for a swimsuit to match back with your beach dress? 

Look no further! Our curve fit and plus size swimwear is the perfect option for your summer holiday!   

Are you a plus size woman looking for the perfect swimwear to flatter your curves? Look no further! The perfect one piece swimsuit for plus size curves is here. With a variety of styles and fits, you are sure to find the swimsuit that best suits your body shape. Whether you are looking for something with a bit more coverage or a more daring look, there is a one piece swimsuit that is perfect for you. Read on to learn more about the perfect one piece swimsuit for plus size curves!   

Our hard work and dedication in creating these swimwear ranges is solely for you, our valued customers. Our ultimate goal is to design and craft curve fit swimwear that makes you feel confident and comfortable while in and around the water. Countless hours have been spent determining the right prints, coordinating styles, and deciding when and how to release each collection. We continuously make adjustments, add or remove styles, change colors and delivery months, all with the aim of perfecting our designs to meet your needs. Our commitment to you is unwavering, and we won't stop until we achieve excellence in curve fit and plus size swimwear.   

When shopping for a one piece swimsuit, there are a few things to keep in mind to ensure you get the perfect fit. The right one piece can flatter your curves and make you look and feel confident by the pool or beach. Here are some of the key elements to consider when buying a one piece swimsuit   

Support: Make sure the one piece has the right support for your body type and needs. If you’re larger busted, opt for one piece with an underwire, adjustable straps, and/or cups built into the design. If you have a fuller figure, you may want to look for a one piece with power mesh panels or control linings to provide extra support.   

Style: There is no shortage of styles when it comes to one pieces! From simple and classic cuts to fun and flirty designs, you can find a style that fits your personality. Consider things like neckline (V-neck, scoop neck, etc.), length (high cut, low cut, long torso), prints, patterns, and embellishments.   

So go ahead, step out confidently in your new plus size one piece swimsuit and show off those beautiful curves! Shop our new arrivals today to find the perfect swimsuit to fit your curves. 

Artesands swimsuit cover ups


To determine what Artesands cover ups and swimwear would best suit you, please refer to our size guide and take your measurements. Alternatively, read through our fit advice FAQs for further assistance with choosing the perfect plus size maxi dress for your unique body shape.


Artesands Curve Plus Size Resort Wear

What is youR Artesands size?


Do you not know your size? If so, please contact our customer service team and they will assist you in finding a swimsuit that fits your individual body shape. We at Artesands understand that each person's body is unique and thus we offer a variety of curve fit and plus size swimsuits to suite everyone.   

If you purchase the wrong size, we offer easy returns for our customers! Contact our friendly customer service team today to find out more information on our returns policy. Free shipping on orders over $150 AUD and we also offer Afterpay and Klarna as a payment option.


To find swimwear in your size click the size link:

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size AU18 / US14

size AU20 / US16

size AU22 / US18

size AU24 / US20

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You can also select your perfectly fitted curve fit and plus size swimsuit by cup size, click the link to find all plus size swimsuits available for your cup size;  A cup / B cup, C cup, D cup, DD cup, E cup, F cup, FF cup and G cup.


The A-Team  xx



March 03, 2023 — Shani Cokinas