Ask Me Anything (AMA) Highlights

Ask Me Anything (AMA) Highlights

February 26, 2018

Highlights from Dr. Deborah Christel's Fashion AMA.  An Ask Me Anything (AMA) Event is a unique way to create and to engage with one another. As a host, I decided to use the platform to answer questions about body positivity and plus-size clothing.  Here are some of the highlights! For the full Q&A click here.

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Black American Contributions to Fashion

Black American Contributions to Fashion

February 23, 2018

Today on Ask Dr. Deb, we are celebrating Black History Month by highlighting a few African Americans who have contributed to the fashion industry!  For Black History Month it is usually the norm to celebrate those with the biggest names like Rosa Parks and Malcolm X. But there are others who created milestones in Black history that deserve to be celebrated. So today, we want to talk about three black American trailblazers that have contributed to the fashion industry.

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The What and Why of Plus Size

The What and Why of Plus Size

February 15, 2018

Today Dr. Deborah Christel, Ph.D, explains a bit of the history and modern use of the term "plus size". At Kade & Vos, we do not use the term Plus Size.  We feel that calling some sizes Plus Size means that these sizes and shapes are somehow different from regular sizes! As you will see when you check out our size chart, Kade & Vos sizes range from Small to 6XL. We do not have Plus Size underwear. We sell underwear in sizes that fit all sizes and shapes of women. All women are curvy,...

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Weight bias in the fashion industry

Weight bias in the fashion industry

February 12, 2018

Today Dr. Deborah Christel, Ph.D, explains the basics of weight bias in the fashion industry. At Kade & Vos, we do not use the term Plus Size.  We feel that calling some sizes Plus Size means that these sizes and shapes are somehow different from regular sizes! As you will see when you check out our size chart, Kade & Vos sizes range from Small to 6XL. We do not have Plus Size underwear. We sell underwear in sizes that fit all sizes and shapes of women. *The term "obesity" is conte...

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What's the deal with sizing?

What's the deal with sizing?

January 25, 2018

Today Dr. Deborah Christel, Ph.D., explains how sizing in the fashion industry works! Please know that when you go shopping and the sizes you “normally” wear don’t fit please remember that it is only 1 sizing system of a million and it is not a reflection of your worth or value as a human being. You are perfect just the way you are.

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Reading a Garment Label

Reading a Garment Label

January 19, 2018

Today Dr. Deborah Christel, Ph.D., shows us how to read garment labels and explains what the information on them means!

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Fiber or Fabric?

Fiber or Fabric?

January 10, 2018

Did you know there is a difference between fibers and fabrics? Fiber: fi·ber noun plural noun: fibers a thread or filament from which a vegetable tissue, mineral substance, or textile is formed. Fibers naturally occur in both plants and animals. More than half of the fibers produced are natural fibers. Natural fibers include cotton, hair, fur, silk, and wool. Other fibers are manufactured. There are two types of manufactured fibers: regenerated fibers and synthetic fibers. Regenerated fibe...

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Cotton Incorporated: TransDRY Technology

Cotton Incorporated: TransDRY Technology

January 10, 2018

TransDRY® TECHNOLOGY keeps you cooler and spreads moisture so it dries faster! All in the softness of your favorite cotton materials. 

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Kade & Vos 10/10™ Fabric

Kade & Vos 10/10™ Fabric

December 19, 2017 1 Comment

Our Fabric: 10/10™ is the best fabric! This material took 3 years to develop and you helped us every step of the way. Thank you for helping us wear test and provide feedback so we could create the best, literally people give it 10 out of 10, fabric for you! Our fabric has been tested at the Cotton Inc. research lab as well as in an independent research study (read results here).

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Sizing & Measuring Tapes

Sizing & Measuring Tapes

December 15, 2017

Sizing is an area that is very personal to me. I've been researching the concept of women's sizing for a decade and I still get anxious when I try on clothes. So, if anyone else has those feelings, please know that you are not alone.

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Size Chart

Size Inclusive Guarantee

Our Size Inclusive Guarantee: Don’t see your size? let us know and we’ll get it for you at no additional cost

 Find Your Size

Use the chart below to determine your size. If you’re on the borderline between two sizes, order the smaller size for a tighter fit or the larger size for a looser fit.

Don’t have a measuring tape? No worries! We’ll send you one for free.

K&V SIZE BUST WAIST HIP NUMERIC PANTY SIZE
S 30-34 26-29 26-49 2/4 4-5
M 32-38 30-33 29-52 6/8 5-6
L 36-40 34-37 32-55 10/12 6-7
1L 38-44 38-41 35-58 14/16 7-8
2L 42-50 42-45 38-61 18/20 9
3L 48-54 46-49 41-64 22/24 10
4L 52-58 50-53 44-67 26/28 11
5L 56-62 54-57 47-70 30/32 12
6L 60-64 58-61 50-75 34/36 13

 At Kade & Vos, we do not use the term "Plus Size". We feel that calling some sizes "Plus Size" means that these sizes and shapes are somehow different from other sizes. We simply offer clothing for the female form, or in the fashion industry, Women's*.

Still unsure about your size? Check out our sizing videos for a more detailed tutorial on measuring yourself.

*We understand that not all females identify as women, and not all women identify as female. We love, support and respect your choice to identify in ways that feel authentic to you. 
Read more about our Mission, Vision, Values & Purpose HERE