TCFTurns5 Giveaway: Styling with Plus Size Designer Monif C.

And we are back for a new #TCFTurns5 Giveaway! Aren’t you excited?

Did you know that my blog anniversary party is sold out!?! YES. SOLD. OUT. Over 275 of you fab readers have RSVP’d! (Yes, it is free, but I do have capacity!) More updates on this later today…

Well, as you can deduce, today’s fabulous giveaway is with one of the OG’s in plus size fashion, plus size designer Monif C! You know her. We all know her. We fawn over her imagery, her silhouettes, and her looks. Her items always sell out and her look books are those to gaze over! So how could we NOT have a giveaway with her?

I mean, for reals. We have quite the history! As many times we have featured her and have interviewed, and have celebrated her successes? Of course!

So what kind of giveaway are we talking about?

Monif C TCFTurns5 Giveaway

Well, one reader will score TWO items from the Plus Size Designer Monif C Collection!

YES… TWO items from the collection handpicked by Monif herself!

How cool is this??? Are you ready to score two of these Monif C numbers?? Well, we need you to fill out the form below! Follow the steps to earn entries! The more actions you make, the more entries you earn! Well, what are you waiting for?

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You have until next week, Thursday the 12th, at 11:59 PM PST to enter and earn entries! Don’t delay, get started now!

PS. After you enter, don’t forget to enter the Duo Boots Giveaway
and the La Mer Collections Giveaway!
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  • cocoakeke .

    I adore the MonifC tuxedo pantsuit & swimwear.

  • daya Monay

    I like the tuxedo pants suit and alll the swimsuits!

  • Elizabeth

    I need a little Monif C Peplum in my life!

  • wordsonnapkins

    I love the Velvet Sweetheart Dress in wine and would wear it during the holidays, especially, for years to come. I also adore the swimwear…it’s hard to pick one, but the coral or sapphire ruched suit would probably be my favorite!

  • Guest

    Awesome, I love monif c and her collections are always great !

  • Ashlee

    I simply adore monif c ‘s collections they are always great, I have my eye on the fiji sweetheart swim suit with the removable strap .I would be sure to turn heads when I hit the beach in Barbados !!!!Love Love the black velvet sweetheart dress would be perfect for any holiday party I attend !!!!

  • Hems for Her, a.k.a. Katie

    I LOVE the lace peplum dress and a swimsuit would be amazing! My husband and I celebrate our tenth anniversary in January and are taking a second honeymoon, so i would definitely wear both on that trip!

  • Sherrie Wood

    Im loving the new whits peplum tuxedo and the black sequin peplum jumpsuit

  • Tiwaah

    I love the colorful dress in the picture. I would wear that out to a hot club with friends for drinks and dancing. I also love the peplum dress at the bottom of the picture. I would wear that on a dinner date with the hubby.

  • LaShawnda G

    i need both peplum jumpsuits. i want to sparkle!

  • CC

    I love Monif C!!! The Marissa & Marcella dresses would be my top picks!! I would definitely be turning heads in Vegas for my bday weekend!

  • Kayla Pingree

    I am staring down the Grace Peplum Tuxedo Blazer and the Isabel Lace Peplum dress. Maybe it is just the gorgeous models, but those outfits are unimaginably curvy-hot! If I had the confidence, I would wear the blazer to work and the dress to every. single. Christmas party.

  • Nikki B

    I love Marcella and Grace. I am preparing for future speaking engagements and networking events for my women’s organization. These items would be great additions to my sadly lacking stay at home Mommy wardrobe. I’m ready to feel like a real woman again and other women need to see me looking confident when I am speaking to them! I crave a Marilyn dress, too! Monif C is the business!

  • Georgia S.

    Well, I’d like a short convertible Marilyn dress because it’s an outfit I could wear in many occassions, i.e. in weddings but also when going out. I also love the Rosalind black/purple dress. That I would like to wear..everyday all day it’s so gorgeous!


    Totally falling in love with the Marcella mesh insert ruched dress and the Sybel velvet sweetheart dress. Everything looks faboosh!!

  • Je Tuan

    Monif C creates timeless pieces. I love her! Those peplums are wonderful and that body con dress is calling my name!

  • Tanijoy

    I love the Pauletta sequin peplem romper and the Grace tuxedo jacket and pants. I want to wear them to a fabulous Christmas and NYE party. Very classy pieces.

  • Iam MizLiz

    I am the proud owner of one of her beautiful designs and my Daughter has already claimed it as a piece she WILL HAVE when she grows up. They certainly are timeless!

  • StillSuga

    I adore Monif C! I slept on the Kendall dress (real tears) but the Marissa, Nicole, and Leila are on my list!! But what I really really want, is the Fiji in red leopard so I can kill ‘em “oooooh, kill em!” at the beach next year!!

  • Suzette Banzo

    I have my eyes on Leila in Black…love those touches of leather and lace. Perfect for a screening or opening night party! My eyes are always on the bikini’s and the fringe just took this selection to another level!

  • Kristin McGuire

    I love Monif C. That Kendall dress is the bomb diggity!

  • Kristin McGuire

    Oh that black long sleeved short romper also! Yes!

  • sarahfina

    I could really go for the swim right now, both the fiji and sao paulo are smoking hot! hopefully heading to florida this winter…

  • Chaterrica Crittenden

    Pauletta (in black) and Grace. Love, love, love Monif C. !

  • Comedian Kashuna Perfected

    I like the Marcella dress and the Peplum dress! Nice!!!

  • Shan

    I would induce envy and rage when I saunter through the door in the Rosalind at an upcoming Christmas party or the Nicole on New Year’s eve! #getlikemeandwearmonifcpow

  • Curvily NYC

    Great giveaway! And congrats on the blog-iversary! The two pieces I want the most right now are the blazer and pants from her FAB Grace Tuxedo :)

  • Shenarshia Thedford

    I love the Monif C collection as a whole but the Maria” Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper -
    Black and the Pauletta” Sequin Peplum Jumpsuit – Black
    are my favorites

  • An Cus MEd

    Could definitely use the Pauletta in black and the Grace tuxedo!

  • Natassia

    I would love to rock the Pauletta Sequin Jumpsuit and the Sybel Velvet Sweetheart Dress.

  • Alisha

    I love the convertbile dress and jumpsuit! I’d find somewhere cute to wear them both…LOL!

  • Gigi!

    Love Monif C.!

  • Emilee Gale Mattie

    I’m in love with the colorful fitted dress as well as the white tuxedo jacket ensemble – i would wear them both to an interview, out on the town for date night or heck, the grocery store! theres no bad place for great fashion!

  • Candi Toms

    I absolutely LOVE Monif C. clothing!! I need the sybel velvet sweetheart dress and the fiji sweetheart ruched leopard print swim suit

  • Lisa

    I’d love DRESSES! <3 Nicole in multi, or Marcella! :) To wear for going out. :)

  • Whitney ‘Nic’ James

    The tuxedo is so chic, and I really like that red dress. Awesome giveaway and congrats again…XO!

  • Melissa Fox

    I have my eyes on the “Pauletta” Sequin Peplum Jumpsuit – Black, I would wear that to go out on New Years with my Boyfriend…and also the “Isabel” Lace Peplum Dress-Ivory/Black would work perfectly for Christmas day with a ruby red necklace I just got.

  • Denise

    I have my eye on the black Peplum Jumpsuit and the Marcella! The entire holiday collection is GORGEOUS!!!

  • Torya Goldman

    I have my eye on the Tracy Cutout Maxi Dress and the Pauletta Gold Jumpsuit. New Years is coming up and why not celebrate in style! This will definately be that ball drop, countdown outfits I’d wear!

  • Jennae Petersen

    I have my eye on a ton of pieces, but I really love the “Isabel” Lace Peplum Dress-Red/Fuchsia (how freaking sexy is that?!), and I’d wear it for the my birthday and/or on New Year’s Eve. Also, I know it’s winter, but the Sao Paulo fringe bikini in blue is calling my name for next summer after I have the baby!

  • Jessica

    Pauletta and Grace.. maybe?! Would be perfect for rocking this New Year!

  • Kay

    Well, Leila’s been calling my name for the upcoming New Year’s celebration, and I think either Bridgette or Marilyn for my honeymoon would be perfect.

  • Tiannae Simons

    Since february i have been woking so hard to loose weight and have managed to drop sixty two pounds, I have always wanted to get clothes from MonifC now that i can fit in them i have my eye one the “Pauletta Sequin Jumpsuit in Black , Grace Tuxedo or the Nicole cold sholder dress in Black.

  • evrywoman

    I love the Bridgette and the Tracey dresses. Perfect for Holiday parties!

  • Megan

    I’m wanting the white tuxedo pantsuit and the Marcella dress right now. But I love everything there.

  • Kymberly Nichole

    I’m in luv with all of the Monif C pieces, and need them in my life!

  • Danne Dancy

    Grace and Marcella are my two favorites!!!

  • Najeema Iman, I AM Curly Locks

    Would love to have some Monif C pieces

  • Kryskryngle

    Leila and Marissa dresses please!

  • LynetteC

    I would love the sybil and fiji in leopard. I have lost 30lbs and KNOW I could rick these. But would never buy them for myself! I would wear the dress at a fabulous night out with my husband and the bathing suit next may in hawaii!

  • Oneida Ramirez

    There are so many beautiful pieces, it’s hard to choose! But since I have to choose 2, my picks would be the “Marissa” dress in black and the “Leila” dress in red! So sexy!

  • Tandy Burnam

    I am loving the fringe bathing suits. Monif C has outdone themselves on those because plus women deserve to feel sexy and ready to rock a two piece. Thank you!

  • MilaXX

    “Marcella” Mesh Insert Ruched Dress & “Nicole” Cold Shoulder Ruched Dress – Burgundy
    I typically go to one or two dressier events a year. Both these dresses would do the trick.

  • Marlena

    I am in love with the Maria Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper and the Isabel Lace Peplum Dress in ivory and black. This past fall I got myself a peplum jacket so I guess I have now become obsessed with peplum dresses and such. These just look so amazing!!

  • Terreece Clarke

    I’d wear the heck out of the Tracy Cut out Dress and the Perplum in black and white. Awesomeness!

  • Shay Jay

    Tracy cut out maxi and Bridgette cape back maxi

  • Azrielle de Vor

    I am absolutely freaking dying over the “Sybel” Velvet Sweetheart Dress in wine.
    I actually can’t take how freaking amazing I would look in this dress, would definitely wear it out with my boyfriend, this little number would be my ‘freak em dress’- Beyonce.

    That “Isabel” Lace Peplum Dress in Ivory/Black would be my go to dress. You could definitely wear that dressy or casual – would love it for work!

    Ugh, fashion; put it all on me.

  • Enjoli

    I couldn’t afford a Monif C dress even on sale so would be pretty happy with whatever two i got!!!

  • Cristen Kennedy

    I would LOVE anything from that collection. Gah! So gorgeous! But I’m realling loving the Marissa and Nicole dresses

  • Author Kat Stroud

    I would absolutely Love to win anything by Monif C!! Truly incredible garments that I wish I had the budget for <3

  • Ryan Curry

    Happy Anniversary! Awesome giveaway! I’ve never ordered from them before. Fingers and toes crossed!

  • Debbie Sibert Edwards

    I love all of them but especially Sybel and Grace!

  • Steph

    Monif C is everything – I hope I win!!

  • Sammy

    The first two are my favs!

  • Tonya

    I have my eye on the Maria Romper and the Bridgette Cape Dress both in black. I would wear the Romper on date night or hanging out with my girlfriends. The Cape Dress would be wore to an event wear I want to be the Bella Diva of the event. :-)

  • Missy May

    Yeeeyyyy…I love the two monochrome ensembles…very me and hot!! Good luck to everyone who has entered! Congrates on your Blog anniversary party selling out :-)

  • Tonya P.

    “Maria” Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper – Black Is giving me all kinds of feels.

  • Lisa

    The Monif C. selections are fabulous.

  • Likesha Davis

    I am loving the

    “Tracy” Cutout Maxi Dress – Purple &

    “Bridgette” Cape-Back Maxi Dress – Purple

  • Chanel Smith

    The sao paulo fringe bikini top and matching bottom which I hope to be wearing pool side in Las Vegas this spring, with confidence!

  • Guest

    My friend would love these

  • Kimberly Richardson

    Please enter me. I would love 2 pieces from her collection.

  • Goody Howard

    I lust the Pauletta sequin peplum jumpsuit in black! It would be the perfect outfit for my first wedding anniversary, since it’s on NYE. The Maria romper in blue just screams GOODY!!! I need them in my life so I hope I win!

  • Jennifer Simmons

    I’m eyeing “Tracy” and “Sybel” in wine.

  • phillii

    i am loving her new corporate looks

  • Erika926

    I have my eye on the “Maria” Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper and the “Isabel” Lace Peplum Dress-Ivory/Black. I’d wear both on date night with my hubby.

  • Liz Auguste

    Sybel in Wine & Isabel, can’t decide which color, both are divine!

  • Rebby Roberts

    I’d love the
    “Sao Paulo” Plus Size Bikini Fringe Top With Underwire – Fuchsia and the Sao Paulo” High-Waisted Plus Size Bikini Brief – Fuchsia I’d rock these at the beach of course!

  • Melon

    Wow, it’s so hard to decide. I would choose “Rosalind” Stand Collar Lace Dress in Black/Purple and “Nicole” Cold Shoulder Ruched Dress in Multi Print :)

  • Mary Cathryn Hall

    I first saw these at Blogher13 and was so impressed. I like maxi dress with the cape in purple & the Tuxedo pants.

  • Ty (SexySingleMommy)

    I ABSOLUTELY love Monif C! Everything she makes is beautiful and looks BOMB on a curvy girl! I would love to win 2 items!!!!

  • Ty (SexySingleMommy)

    I would love to win the “Grace” jacket and pants and the “Maria” romper. If I won them, I would wear them to your anniversary party!!!

  • divadellecurve

    wow, I’d really love to wear a Monif C. item, any piece from her would be awsome, anyway I fell in love recently with the sybel dress in red as well as the Isable dress in red and fuchsia!

  • kamaria :)

    that grace tuxedo is everything i’ve ever needed! perfect for the holiday party/nye season. i actually have a holiday party coming up where they want us to wear all white and i know this tux would be a show stopper.

  • Monica Jones

    You can never have too many Monif C dresses in your closet!!!

  • Cicely

    Loving Tracy and Maria!

  • candiey

    I seriously need some dressy stuff for networking!

  • Ronda Olskooldiva Martin

    The Leila is beautiful.

  • T. DiVA

    Any Monif C ensemble would do me just fine, I love her clothing line. But I def would love the Sybel Velvet Sweetheart dress in Wine (perfect for holiday parties) & the Sequin Peplum Jumpsuit in Black (perfect for date night). I always wanted a Monif C dress so hopefully, I win !(:

  • vanessa leigh

    I have yet to own a Monif C piece and am dying for one! I would definitely be thrilled with the tuxedo and sweetheart dress! Amaze! Thank you!

  • FabEllis

    Oh my gracious! Such a great giveaway. I totally have my eye on the Sao Paulo lime top and bottom swinsuit. It would be perfect for my honeymoon. I also like the Terry dress. Perfect for work, church, etc.

  • Zara Willis

    I have my eye on the Terry and Lela dresses.

  • Shavonne Davis

    Omg! I love the stuff from Monif C. I would love to try on some of her dresses to see if I could get a great fit. I wonder how stuff would fit because her models usually have way more hips than me. But, very cutting edge and classy are my thoughts on her clothes.

  • Dana Kennon

    Definitely the “Terry” and “Nicole” dresses

  • ToodalooKatie

    I love Monif C! I am after that black sequined jump suit and the Fiji Sweetheart leopard print swimsuit!!! I would wear the jumpsuit to my bday party in February and the swimsuit on a long awaited vacation in the summer.

  • Tabathia

    The Maria outfit and Kendal are great for day/night party transition and would wear to some holiday parties including new years

  • Rachel Ann

    I would DIE for the red Leila dress as well as the Isabel ivory and black dress. I would wear them to work and networking events!

  • LaWanda Smith

    I would love Marcella and Nicole. Both are showstoppers!

  • Tiffany Cadogan

    I love the Paulette Sequin Peplum Jumpsuit…I need it for New Years Eve! The Grace Peplum Tuxedo blazer is to die for and will be the perfect addition for my wardrobe!

  • Ravin Craig

    The Leila dress in red, and the Isabel. I would invent things to wear these to.

  • Sharon Burd

    I love your style!

    “Marcella” Mesh Insert Ruched Dress and the

    “Leila” Lace Insert Ponte Dress – Black are my favs right now!

  • Jannet T.

    I’d wear the Maria Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper and the Leila Lace Insert Ponte Dress in Red to everything from holiday events to a night out with the girls and even on a date.

  • Rachel G

    I would wear the Rosalind collar lace dress in purple to one of my holiday parties, and I would wear the Isabel peplum dress in ivory and black everywhere. To work and out afterward. To a party. Everywhere. Beautiful.

  • Kamaya

    My favs are the “Paulette” sequined jump suit in Black and the White and Black Tuxedo….I even started a Let’s keep Kamaya Fly and Flashy fund and it is now excepting donations toward these two purchases!!!! LOL

  • Guest

    Love Montif designs….their designs always make you feel confident, classy and fabulous at the same time…

  • Amanda Nichole Clary

    I love Monif C designs they always make me feel, confident, classy and fabulous at the same time

  • Stephanie Dickerson

    I love practically all of Monif C’s designs!! The two items I’m eyeing are the Maria chiffon jumper to wear to an All-Black Affair for Girls Night Out and the Kendal cap sleeve dress to wear to a New Year’s Eve celebration.

  • Bright Eyes

    Greetings and Thank you so much for the opportunity to win
    not one, but TWO beautiful Monif C Dresses!!!! This is very exciting!!! I’ve been
    eyeing Isabel Ivory/black, (I anticipate my BF popping the question really
    soon. Perfect dress :-) )and the Marcella dress, but I would definitely settle
    for one. :-)

  • L Renae Porter

    I LOVE Monif C and have asked for my loved ones to gift me one her designs for atleast the last 2 years. Alas it hasn’t happened yet. I would LOVE to rock the Marcella for my 30th bday in January!!

  • Jacquelyne ynez

    anything!!! i need some new date night clothing!!

  • Brenda Jones

    Both the Marissa and Nicole dresses are hot!!!!

  • Faith

    I love the Kendall Dress and the Grace Peplum Tuxedo Blazer.
    Would wear the dress to my Christmas party and the blazer over a little black dress out on the town

  • Sahily Mua Perez

    Omg! I’m lovin’ the Marcella dress. I live in South Florida and that dress just screams MIAMI! I also really like the Isabel dress because its chic, yet sophisticated.

  • Debra Womack

    I love the Sybil velvet sweetheart dress in Wine… I would wear that to a xmas party! And that Fiji ruched swimsuit in Red leopard is so freaking cute!! I might actually go to the beach!

  • Stacie Sayz So

    The Grace tuxedo and the Kendal in Black are super sexy!

  • Thamarr Guerrier

    I need that sequined outfit in my life stat! Monif always brings it for the curvy ladies!

  • Alisha

    Leilia to my birthday dinner in January Kendal, I would wear anywhere and everywhere! It’s a great piece for any occasion.

  • Shaniqua

    I would wear the Kendal to work, on a date, to church… You name it. And the Pauletta jumpsuit…. I would FIND somewhere to go in that!

  • Tonya P.

    That Pauletta jumpsuit is everything @702d6ed475cbe284e25acab27a26c945:disqus

  • LadyTra

    Which TWO Monif C Items do you have your eye on right now, and where would you wear them? I want the Kendal and the Marcella! I would wear the Kendal on a hot dinner date and the Marcella on a night out on the town!

  • Jessica

    I can’t choose! I am always a fan of blazers always a win!

  • Violet

    I am loving the Isabel “Lace Peplum Dress in Ivory black and the “Grace” Peplum Tuxedo Blazer they are such amazing pieces. :)

  • terminator

    Just when I needed a new wardrobe after I lost so much….

  • Nikki

    the Marissa or the Marcella dress <3

  • Notorious Spinks

    I would love the convertible dress and the Isabel lace dress. Ooooo I hope I win!

  • nosygirl

    The white suit is all I needddddddddd x

  • colleen mayer

    The Sybel velvet dress (red of course) or the Grace peplum blazer would make amazing New Years pieces! I’d love to style those looks with a few shimmery-glittery accents for the holiday

  • Pamela Pressley Josephian

    The Sybel in wine would be perfect to wear to my niece’s formal wedding in January. Also would love, love the San Paolo bikini, perfect for the beach after the wedding (in Florida,lol!)

  • luckycharmer

    Sybel dress or Grace blazer would be awesome for my NYE plans!

  • Whitley Brooks

    This line is GORGEOUS! I’ve never seen it before, but am now a fan.

  • Shatara magee

    Tracy cut out maxi dress purple… maria chiffon sleeve peplum romper black..I would wear them to a formal event

  • Teresa Kennedy

    The sequined jumpsuit and black velour dress.

  • Morgan

    I am absolutely in love with the Velvet Dress and the Peplum Blazer outfit! I would wear the gorgeous red dress or the power suit piece to a night out over the holiday season, maybe even new years eve.

  • MommyPowers!

    I love the pantsuits! I’d wear it to a New year’s Party!

  • M. Battles

    I have my eye on the Leila I would wear that on a nice 5th date and the Amelia for a night out on the town

  • Genesis Dorsey

    I would wear the Pauletta Black Sequin jumpsuit or the Isabel Peplum dress in the red & pink. OMG. New Years dresses definitely !!!! I love their clothing. It’s chic & so stylish !!!

  • Beaulevarde

    I lOVE the Isabel dress and Grace tuxedo suit ! I would wear the Isabel to church on New Years Eve and the Grace tuxedo to a party my friend is hosting on New Years.

  • the Iza

    OMG at that white suit!!! and that gold sequin jumpsuit is gorgeous!!

  • Heather Carper

    I have gotten entirely too addicted to the Long Marilyn Convertible this last year ( you don’t want to know how many) and i normally hate *everything* about my legs, but I am taking burlesque classes in 2014 ( I KNOW!!!) and I’ve been eyeing the Sao Paulo or Fiji for possible costumes. Fingers and eyes crossed!

  • Nisha Robinson

    I would wear the Marcella Mesh Insert Ruched Dress on a date and Maria Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper with the girls on our night out.

  • Jennifer Winn

    I have been looking for the perfect dress to celebrate my upcoming 30th Birthday (since I don’t own a single dress!) and I think the “Marissa” Lace Mesh Insert Dress would be the perfect flattering look for a classy Birthday night out! I am also digging the “Tracy” Cutout Maxi Dress in Houndstooth and would rock it on my upcoming 2 year anniversary with my sweetie <3

  • CreativelyYours

    i really want that Maria Chiffon Peplum Romper and the Marcella dress. I’d totally wear them to some holiday parties.

  • randy23

    I love the two to the left. Holiday parties, Birthdays, events, and galleries. It would definitely be a big change for me , i don’
    t get dressed up often. ppl would be shocked!! Beautiful outfits!!

  • Eve

    I would wear just about anything from the line. Monif is hot!

  • Rae

    I would love the Leila Lace Insert Pointe Dress Or the Marissa Lace Mesh Insert Dress

  • Frances

    Hmmm right now I have my eye on that “Marissa” Lace Mesh Insert Dress I would just straight up ROCK that on a nice lil date with that special someone. I would also KILL IT wearing that Maria Chiffon Sleeve Peplum Romper on an outing with the girls or just put it on when I have a special occasion to attend and just walk in the room nd own it hunni. ;-)

  • Kayla Pingree

    I’m so excited to find out who won this fantastic giveaway!