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  1. After Work Plus Size Style Ideas for Men

    After Work Plus Size Style Ideas for Men

    You’ve clocked off after a hard day’s graft and then get the dreaded text that all your mates are enjoying some bevvies and want you to tag along. You want to but what can you wear? There’s no shame in admitting that we want to look our best, too. And let’s face it, we’re sick of all the clothes options only going up to an L before they suddenly change price and colour.  

     

    That’s why we’re here to help you get dressed up after work.

  2. Why Plus Size Men’s Fashion is Important

    Why Plus Size Men’s Fashion is Important

    Bigger men want, and deserve, to wear the trends that are widely available to our smaller peers. Our mission was clear from the get go, to provide bigger and taller men with options from 3XL up to 10XL without scrimping on quality or style, all for a reasonable price. Plus size men’s fashion is important, and here’s why...

  3. Hi Visibility Regulations Explained

    Hi Visibility Regulations Explained

    The Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992 requires employers to ensure that PPE (personal protective equipment) is provided to protect the wearer from one or more risks to their health and safety. It's important to understand what hi visibility clothing is required for the job at hand, as naturally, some sites or workplaces may need more PPE than others.

    To help cut through the jargon, we've outlined key hi visibility clothing regulations in this guide. 

  4. Big Matts Expends Big Size Workwear Range

    Big Matts Expends Big Size Workwear Range

    Big Matts has vastly expanded their big size work wear range. From overalls and hi vis workwear for big men, to flame resistant clothing and chainsaw workwear in sizes 2XL-10XL.

     

    We have not forgotten your feet either, we stock a wide range of big size and regular size wellington boots suitable for food use, chemical protection and steel toe and sole protection. Learn more about our new additions here.

  5. Customer Profile - Robert Conner

    Customer Profile - Robert Conner

    Robert Conner, known to us as Bob, has been a regular customer of Big Matts for many years and over that time has bought many items of clothing in 6-8XL depending on the brand. 

    Bob, an ex boxer, lives in Northern Ireland and loves bright colours. Take a look at Bob's top picks here - the cap was all his idea!

  6. Big Matts Announces a New Competition Looking for ‘Britain's Biggest Worker’

    Big Matts Announces a New Competition Looking for ‘Britain's Biggest Worker’

    From bricklayers to plumbers, road workers to lorry drivers - we're crowning Britain's Biggest Worker to celebrate the launch of our big men's workwear range.

    Wanna WIN a years worth of clothing on us? Find out how to enter our Britain's Biggest Worker competition.