I Have A Confession: I’m A Closet Shoe Diva!

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I Have A Confession:  I'm A Closet Shoe Diva! I consider myself a closet shoe diva! If you follow me on Pinterest, you know that my love for shoes runs deep and I’m passionate about what I put on my feet. Shoes are an important accessory that can make or break any outfit and with Fall being here (and Winter right around the corner), it’s officially boot season. I'm always … [Read more...]

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

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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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Michael Kaplan, CEO of Fashion To Figure Talks Plus Size Fashion From A Business Perspective

Michael Kaplan, CEO of Fashion To Figure Talks Plus Size Fashion From A Business Perspective

Michael Kaplan, CEO of Fashion To Figure Talks Plus Size Fashion From A Business Perspective Michael Kaplan, CEO & Co-Founder of Fashion To Figure recently sat down with The Street to break down a company's decision to enter the plus size fashion industry from a business perspective.  During the discussion, Kaplan shared the reasons of why other retailers are beginning to … [Read more...]

British Retailer Wallis Launches Their First Plus Size Line

British Retailer Wallis Launches Their First Plus Size Line

British Retailer Wallis Launches Their First Plus Size Line British women's retailer Wallis recently launched their first plus size clothing line and we're pretty impressed. The inauguarl collection features bold prints, luxe fabrics and elegant kimonos that appeals to a shopper of a certain age. According to Dailymail, the established retailer typically connects with shoppers … [Read more...]

Being Fat, Happy and Fabulous Comes Naturally For These Plus Size Bloggers

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Being Fat, Happy and Fabulous Comes Naturally For These Plus Size Bloggers We’re always looking for fresh new bloggers to introduce to you. We believe they bring you new insight and inspiration and we love how bloggers express themselves. These 3 ladies fall into this category. Recently, three plus size bloggers were featured in the New Zealand Sunday Magazine. All three … [Read more...]

The Curvy Sewing Collective Calls Out Pattern Companies For Ignoring Plus Size Women

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The Curvy Sewing Collective Calls Out Pattern Companies For Ignoring Plus Size Women Members of the plus size community have written open letters in the past to fashion designers and to Target, but none of them have been directed to pattern making manufacturers, until now. The Curvy Sewing Collective, a group of curvy sewing bloggers, recently penned an open letter to pattern … [Read more...]

B&M Models Relaunch Their ‘Curvy’ Division With A Group Of Size Sexy Models

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B&M Models Relaunch Their 'Curvy' Division With A Group Of Size Sexy Models B&M Models, a boutique agency located in Toronto’s Fashion District recently relaunched their ‘above average’ division and we love the imagery. In the campaign photo for the new Curvy division, B&M Models are wearing a Size Sexy t-shirt and jeans; two things that no diva should go … [Read more...]

Duo Boots: Bringing Wide Calf Boots & Beautifully Tailored Designs To Life

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Duo Boots:  Bringing Wide Calf Boots & Beautifully Tailored Designs To Life As a plus size woman, the hunt for wide calf boots never comes to an end. Not only are we constantly searching for boots that will fit around our beautiful big legs, but design aesthetics and comfort are equally important. That’s where Duo Boots fit in. Founded in 1974, Ted and Muffy Maltby … [Read more...]

Haute For Halloween: 10 Plus Size Costumes From Torrid And Hips & Curves

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Haute For Halloween: 10 Plus Size Costumes From Torrid And Hips & Curves Halloween is right around the corner and the search has begun for this year’s Halloween costume! Two of my favorite plus size retailers, Torrid and Hips & Curves have released some hot numbers to help us conjure up that spooky, sexy and haunted look. What I love about the looks from both are the … [Read more...]

Plus Size Blogger Tanesha Awasthi Launches A New Clothing Line For Curvy Girls

Plus Size Blogger Tanesha Awasthi Launches A New Clothing Line For Curvy Girls

By: T. Marlene & Stephanie Penn Plus Size Blogger Tanesha Awasthi Launches A New Clothing Line For Curvy Girls Tanesha Awasthi of the blog Girl With Curves launched her first full collection and it’s on point. I love the cuts, styles and the simplicity of the designs. It’s very classic and does provide wardrobe staple pieces. I would love for her to add some color in … [Read more...]

Wedding Dress Shopping Tips For Plus Size Brides On A Budget

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Wedding Dress Shopping Tips For Plus Size Brides On A Budget Today.com posted these 5 tips for how to get a plus size (yes, you read that right) wedding dress at a bargain by Alesandra Dubin. Check it out: Look at bridesmaid dresses – I love this tip because it makes sense. Bridal gowns are expensive, however, most bridesmaid dresses aren’t and they come in a variety of … [Read more...]

Feminine Plus Size Wellies Are Jileon Boots’ Specialty

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Feminine Plus Size Wellies Are Jileon Boots' Specialty Although it’s Fall and the snow hasn’t started to fall, let alone melt, it’s never too early to start thinking about wellie’s a.k.a. rain boots. You may opt to wait until the spring to sport a pair of rain boots, but more and more people are impatiently wearing their rain boots during the fall and winter months and I … [Read more...]

Walk It Out This Fall In A Cute Pair Of Wide Calf Boots

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Walk It Out This Fall In A Cute Pair Of Wide Calf Boots  Walk it out in style this fall wearing knee length boots with wide calves! Make a statement in this chicly designed and sensibly sized boots. The RSVP Janna Wide Calf Boots feature decorative buckles and a full size zipper. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Keep it … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Pick: Cayden Cold-Shoulder Top by Kiyonna From Leigh Ann’s

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Plus Size Fashion Pick:  Cayden Cold-Shoulder Top by Kiyonna From Leigh Ann's Online retailer Leigh-Ann’s is one website that all plus size women should bookmark. The Connecticut based clothing store offers trendy, flattering & fun plus size clothing in size 12 -32. The Kiyonna Cayden cold shoulder top is stunning. The cowl neck drapes beautifully and the cutaway … [Read more...]