About Thick laces

Your Plus Size Streewear Community

Founded in 2019, Thick Laces started as a hashtag and has grown into a thriving community of plus size women who love all things streetwear and sneakers. We are platform dedicated to sharing affordable, plus size streetwear products and inspiration and love featuring our amazing community.

For years, we’ve been making a space for plus size women in the streetwear space, and we’re ready to share all of our best style and shopping tips with you. 


Katie Alexis

Katie Alexis is the Editor In Cheap of Kurvy Katie. She is the curvy girl’s connection to stylish fashion finds on an expert budget. Katie’s motto: paying retail price is just uncivilized. As a former United States Army Sergeant, Katie knows how to help you whip your wardrobe into shape.


Essie Golden

Essie Golden started her fashion blog in 2012 and is now sought-after plus size model, body positive advocate, blogger, and trusted voice within the plus size community. Essie also also co-founded the #GoldenConfidence movement and loves using her platform to inspire and encourage other women.



Alysse Dalessandro Santiago


Brittany Garrett