Plus Size Fashion: All Eyes On Designer Dia Bocage


By: Maui Bigelow of PHAT Girl Fresh Dia Bocage's Talent is Both undeniable and unforgettable......... I love the color purple and this dress gives Me life. I would have gotten really funky and paired it with a print that contained red and twirled!!!!! However model Venessa Delarosa looked amazing in Dia Bocage original. Designer Dia Bocage, gained popularity in recent … [Read more...]

Amber Riley Shows Off Her Happy & Natural Hair On Social Media


Amber Riley loves her natural hair and so do we! The Glee actress posted a photo herself on Facebook and in the picture she’s showing off her healthy head of hair. Amber Riley’s best and most beautiful accessory in the photo is her vibrant smile. Also Read: Watch Amber Riley Perform New Single “Colorblind” On The Queen Latifah Show She captioned the picture with the … [Read more...]

This Talented Singer Will Make You Sing Along With Her

This Talented Singer Will Make You Sing Along With Her

An Old School Medley Featuring Some Of Your Favorite Songs I love music and I especially love it when unsigned artists share their talents with others.  A Facebook friend recently shared this video online and I’ve pressed play at least three times, and I’ll probably press play one more time. In the video Neece beautifully sings some of my favorites including Angel Of Mine … [Read more...]

8 Of Our Favorite Plus Size Fashion Campaigns From Spring/Summer 2014

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Some of our favorite plus size models are featured....... Although summer is in full swing, it’s never too late to reminisce on the past or check out what’s to come in the future. The summer has produced some beautiful collections from plus size fashion retailers and/or designers. Since we enjoy viewing the fierceness displayed in every photo, we’ve decided to look at some of … [Read more...]

Active Wear Brand Lorna Jane To Expand Its XL Range

Active Wear Brand Lorna Jane To Expand Its XL Range

Who's Really Benefitting From This Expansion? Worldwide leading active wear brand for women Lorna Jane announced that it would expand its women’s XL range to include larger sizes for women who want to work out. News of the expansion comes after an online petition was started pushing the Brisbane based company to think about the thousands of women who are deprived of the … [Read more...]

Dallas’ First Plus Size Couture Bridal Salon to Open August 1

Dallas' First Plus Size Couture Bridal Salon to Open August 1

Dallas’ First Plus Size Couture Bridal Salon Is Now Taking Appointments StarDust Celebrations is thrilled to announce the August opening for their fourth bridal salon, A Curvy Bride, catering to brides sizes 16 and up. Brides can go online at now to book appointments with one of their experienced bridal stylists beginning August 1, 2014. A Curvy Bride will … [Read more...]

Maryland Bridal Salon Owners Help “Curvy Brides” Find Their Dream Gown On TLC Reality Show


  Curvy Brides Showcases the Plus-Size Bridal Salon Curvaceous Couture Getting married and everything that goes into it will forever be a hot topic. Whether we're watching women picking their wedding gowns or witnessing them act like Bride-zilla's, viewing the wedding process will never go out of style. Also Read:  Here Comes The Bride…… 5 Plus Size Bridal Boutiques To … [Read more...]

R&B Divas Nicci Gilbert-Daniels & Kelly Price Attend The Champions For Choice Event In L.A.

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Check out some of my favorite R&B Divas On The Red Carpet Actress Cocoa Brown and R&B Divas Nicci Gilbert-Daniels & Kelly Price were all smiles as they walked the red carpet at the 3rd Annual Champions for Choice Event in Los Angeles. All three of the ladies opted for an all black with Nicci showing off her legs in a romper, Cocoa went with a feminine lace dress … [Read more...]

Actress Chandra Wilson Stars In “Muted,” The Story Of A Missing Child

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Grey's Anatomy Star Chandra Wilson Plays A Mother Of A Missing Child In The Film Muted Over 2,000 Americans are reported missing every day, including both adults and children. Although minority children make up 65 percent of non-family abductions, many of these stories go untold. Until now. Also Read:  Chandra Wilson Stars With Halle Berry In “Frankie & Alice”, In … [Read more...]

Comedian Aidy Bryant Explains The Creation Of All Girls ‘SNL’ Skit

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Part of what we loved about it was all the girls........... Right before the June 20th deadline for Emmy voters to submit their nomination ballots, Entertainment Weekly sat down with comedian and SNL ensemble member Aidy Bryant. During the sit down, Bryant shared the birth process of the SNL music video “(Do It On My) Twin Bed.” Also Read:  Aidy Bryant Helps Seth Rogen … [Read more...]

Danielle Brooks Attends Wendy Williams 50th Birthday Party

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It Looks Like Danielle Brooks Had FUN At Wendy's Birthday Party! If you watch the Wendy Williams Show, then you know that today is talk show hosts 50th birthday.  She's been hyping this party all week, so when pictures of rapper/dj Lil' John and Chaka Khan surfaced, I wasn't surprised.  One celebrity that I didn't expect to see getting crunk with Wendy was actress … [Read more...]

Upcoming Event: The PLUS+ Film & Fashion Gala In Atlanta, GA On August 16th


Face Reality & Bring Awareness To Size Diversity Aug 15-17, 2014, PLUS+ Organization will host their 1st Annual Summit in Atlanta, GA. The three day event will feature events where plus size men and women build relationships, discuss what works, explore what ifs, and plant the seeds for what’s next in their future. One of the most anticipated events of the weekend is the … [Read more...]

Down To A Tee: Four Plus Size T-Shirts That Are Perfect For Summer


Nothing feels better than wearing a comfortable T-shirt Growing up you couldn’t get me to wear a cotton or jersey knit T-shirt because they all looked boxy, cut off my neck circulation and they weren’t flattering at all. With time comes great advances and thanks to these advances, I can now wear shirts without sacrificing my sense of style. Whether you wear a Henley, a tank … [Read more...]

JCPenney Celebrates Diversity With Mannequins That Mirror The Bodies Of ‘Real People’

JCPenney Celebrates Diversity With Mannequins That Mirror The Bodies Of 'Real People'

In the past, women (plus and straight size) have been vocal in their desire to see mannequins that reflect the body types of average sized individuals. Regardless of your size, we can all agree that using a size 0 mannequins to represent the masses is doing just the opposite. Also Read:  Retailer Debenhams Unveil Size 16 Mannequins For Plus Size Shoppers Earlier this week, … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Pick: Maya Maxi Dress From SWAK Designs


Add Maximum Style In The Maya Maxi From SWAK Designs Online plus retailer, Sealed With A Kiss Designs offers trendy, must-have plus size fashion at accessible prices. This dress is the perfect addition to your summer wardrobe. The Maya Maxi dress offers maximum style in vibrant colors and a flattering silhouette. There are so many ways that you can style this beauty. Add a … [Read more...]

Two Clues That Adele’s New Album Will Be Titled ’25′

Adele's New Album '25' & 2015 Tour Confirmed On Twitter

More News On Adele's Upcoming Album & Tour If it feels like we're getting details on Adele's upcoming album in small doses, it's because we are. A few months ago, we shared that Adele's album may be out sometime in October, now we may know the name of the highly anticipated album. Also Read:  Singer Adele & Other Celebrities Design Charity Purses For This Italian … [Read more...]

International Fuller Woman Expo and Empowerment Weekend August 29-31, 2014, Detroit, MI

International Fuller Woman Expo and Empowerment Weekend August 29-31, 2014, Detroit, MI

The International Fuller Woman Expo and Empowerment Weekend To Include Exciting Workshops & More...... The International (Int'l) Fuller Woman Network today announced plans for the 2014 International Fuller Woman Expo and Empowerment Weekend. Their annual body positive celebration will take place August 29-31, 2014 at several locations near downtown Detroit including the … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Collaboration: The Bélya X Vanoue Collection

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Bélya X Vanoue Collection Reflects The Beauty Of Plus Size Women Plus size blogger Gaëlle-Vanessa Prudencio of The Curvy & Curly Closet has collaborated with designer and owner of Bélya, Aissatou Séne to create a unique and sensual collection exclusively for plus size women. The duo spent hours thinking of ways to create a collection that reflects Gaëlle’s grace and … [Read more...]