Plus Size Fashion Pick: Adelle Dress in Noir Dot From ‘Igigi’

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Plus Size Fashion Pick: Adelle Dress in Noir Dot From ‘Igigi’ The Adelle dress from Igigi is the perfect mix of modern and vintage. Wear this dress season after season to any cocktail or holiday party. Make this look shine by adding metallic accessories and an embellished heel and you’re ready to go! IGIGI specializes in sexy and sophisticated plus size fashion with an … [Read more...]

‘The Voice’ Season 7: Danica Shirey and Toia Jones Compete For A Spot On Team Pharrell

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'The Voice' Season 7:  Danica  Shirey and Toia Jones Compete For A Spot On Team Pharrell Last night The Voice’s resident divas closed out the show with a performance of Beyonce’s hit song “Halo.” After an emotional rehearsal Danica Shirey and Toia Jones battled each other for a spot on Team Pharrell. Both ladies came to the stage prepared to win, but Pharrell could only pick … [Read more...]

Plus Industry Insider: Blog Editor & Lifestyle Journalist Marcy Cruz

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Plus Industry Insider:  Blog Editor & Lifestyle Journalist Marcy Cruz For our industry insider feature we introduce you to women and/or men who are creatively creating opportunities for others to shine through their individual work.  Many of the people featured are writers who share the accomplishments of others, the designers that create clothing for you to drape your … [Read more...]

Celebrated Fashion Designer and Icon Oscar de la Renta Dies At 82

Celebrated Fashion Designer and Icon Oscar de la Renta Dies At 82-1

Celebrated Fashion Designer and Icon Oscar de la Renta Dies At 82 Oscar de la Renta was born in the Dominican Republic, and began his career working for Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga. The name Oscar de la Renta is synonymous with style, regality and class. Many of our beloved celebrities have not only worn his signature designs, but his red carpet gowns have helped … [Read more...]

Lalah Hathaway Reveals Plans To Record A LIVE Album, Here’s Your Chance To Support The Project

Lalah Hathaway Reveals Plans To Record A LIVE Album, Here's Your Chance To Support The Project

 Lalah Hathaway Reveals Plans To Record A LIVE Album, Here's Your Chance To Support The Project Grammy Award winning artist Lalah Hathaway is working on a LIVE album and she’s letting you be a part of the action. For the launch of her upcoming album, Lalah has teamed up with Pledge Music, a website that allows fans to become part of the music making experience itself by … [Read more...]

Pop Up & Shop: Alissa Wilson Of StylishCurves.com Invites You To A One Day Shopping Event

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Pop Up & Shop:  Alissa Wilson Of StylishCurves.com Invites You To A One Day Shopping Event Our blogging gal pal Alissa Wilson of StylishCurves.com is hosting a one day only shopping event for all of you plus size divas. The “Stylish Curves Pop -Up Shop is being held on Saturday November 8, 2014 and will feature many of your favorite plus size retailers all under one … [Read more...]

‘American Idol’ Alum & Plus Size Model Joanne Borgella Dies At 32

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CORRECTION: In a statement released online, Joanne Borgella's family shared the date and time of death as Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 5:45 a.m. American Idol alum, plus size model and designer Joanne Borgella died Saturday morning from a rare case of Endometrial cancer according to several of her colleagues and close friends. After becoming the first winner of Mo'Nique's … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Pick: Extra Wide Fit Red And Cream Rain Boots From Jileon

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Plus Size Fashion Pick: Extra Wide Fit Red And Cream Rain Boots From Jileon Talk about cute and functional at the same time. These Jileon Extra Wide fit red and cream spotted rain boots are perfect for keeping your feet dry while brightening your step. Pair them with your favorite coat and an umbrella and you’re ready for a dry fall day. Jileon’s specialty is wide calf … [Read more...]

4 Holiday Perfume Sets That You Should Treat Yourself To

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4 Holiday Perfume Sets That You Should Treat Yourself To One of my favorite things to receive during the holiday season is perfume. Not only is it affordable, but you can never have enough variety when it comes to scents. The holiday season may be months away, but why not treat yourself to one of the Holiday gift sets a little early. Michael Kors Fabulous Holiday Set … [Read more...]

We’re Convinced That Mary Lambert Is Having The BEST Week Ever!

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We're Convinced That Mary Lambert Is Having The BEST Week Ever! Between collaborating with other artists and sharing her Secrets with the world, Mary Lambert carved out just enough time to release her major label debut album this week. “After 9 months of pouring my entire being into this project, Heart on My Sleeve (released Oct. 14) is finally here for your ears & hearts … [Read more...]

Igigi’s Luxe Elegance Collection Features Old Hollywood Inspired Designs For Plus Size Women

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Igigi's Luxe Elegance Collection Features Old Hollywood Inspired Designs The new Luxe Elegance collection by Igigi is an ode to glamour in the way that it includes Old Hollywood inspired designs with a modern and sophisticated flair. In classic IGIGI tradition, silhouettes that accentuate and flatter curves laden with all-over lace treatments, peekaboo slits, and lavish … [Read more...]

Z by Zevarra Launches A New Luxurious Plus Size Collection In Time For The Holidays

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Z by Zevarra Launches A New Luxurious Plus Size Collection In Time For The Holidays Last year, Z by Zevarra introduced us to luxury, fashionable clothing for plus size women by incorporating a range of beautifully crafted styles using equally beautiful prints and fabrics. Designer LaKisha Livingston-Brown brought her vision of creating affordable ready-to-wear clothing to life … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Pick: Black Stretch Sequin Dress from Wole’ Designs

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Plus Size Fashion Pick: Black Stretch Sequin Dress from Wole Designs The Carrie black stretch sequin dress from Wole’ Designs is a gorgeous LBD that can be worn to any event or gathering! With its peek-a-boo back and super comfy stretch knit, this sequined number will be a closet staple for years to come! Wole’ Designs is all about simple, effortless, comfortable and … [Read more...]

Plus Industry Insider: Fashion & Wardrobe Stylist Steffany Allen

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Plus Industry Insider:  Fashion & Wardrobe Stylist Steffany Allen For our industry insider feature we introduce you to women and/or men who are creatively creating opportunities for others to shine through their individual work.  Many of the people featured are writers who share the accomplishments of others, the designers that create clothing for you to drape your curves … [Read more...]

Put A New GoPro Camera From Best Buy On Your Holiday Wish List

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I remember my very first digital camera. It was a cute little camera and I really thought I was doing something special with that hand held device. I took it everywhere I went and if you were in my presence, you had better be prepared to be photographed, because thanks to my camera, I thought I was a professional. Things have changed drastically since then. Now we live in a … [Read more...]

Queen Latifah Shares Career Advice As Essence Magazine’s November Guest Editor

Queen Latifah Shares Career Advice As Essence Magazine’s November Guest Editor

Queen Latifah Shares Career Advice As Essence Magazine’s November Guest Editor Multimedia mogul and Renaissance woman Queen Latifah is the cover model and guest editor for Essence Magazine’s November Career Issue. Inside the pages of the career issue, the daytime TV talk show host shares how she’s preparing for her upcoming role as Blues singer Bessie Smith and the direction … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Pick: ‘I Love My Rolls’ T-Shirt From Feminine Funk

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Plus Size Fashion Pick:  'I Love My Rolls' T-Shirt From Feminine Funk The T-shirt craze is keeping us stylish and comfy, while allowing us to make a statement. Today we’re featuring the ‘I Love My Rolls’ t-shirt from Feminine Funk. This is the cutest t-shirt EVER!!! The tee comes in two colors; olive and white and it’s made of super comfy fine jersey cotton.  If you’re … [Read more...]

3 Reasons To Wear Ashley Graham’s New Plus Size Lingerie Line This Fall

3 Reasons To Wear Ashley Graham's New Plus Size Lingerie Line

3 Reasons To Wear Ashley Graham's New Plus Size Lingerie Line Wearing lingerie is a great way to pamper and treat yourself so when it was announced that plus size model Ashley Graham was launching a 19 piece lingerie collection with international plus size retailer Navabi, I for one was excited. For years, lingerie has been associated with femininity and sensuality.  Wearing … [Read more...]