First Look: Cabiria Fall 2014

First Look: Plus Size Designer Collection- Cabiria Fall 2014

One of the most successful plus size fashion kickstarter campaigns was the one launched by Eden Miller for her label, Cabiria. After a very successful funding round and smoothly executed launch, Eden’s line continued on to become the first plus size fashion line to show on the calendar for … [Read more...]

Out and About: Refinery 29 x Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant Fall Preview

Out and About: Refinery 29 x Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant Fall Preview

So, last week, I hopped over (because hello 1 ½ flight!) to Miami to be a part of the Refinery 29 and Lane Bryant event to celebrate the launch of the Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant fall preview event. I have never been to Miami, had never had the pleasure of meeting the Toledo’s and the corporate … [Read more...]

The Vanity Fair Women Who Do Campaign- My Mother is a Woman who DOES

Vanity Fair for women who do campaign

Women Who Do Inspire Other Women To Do For me, I have been blessed with some amazingly strong women around me my whole life who are DOING IT. Running the house, business, community, and raising a family. Sometimes with help and sometimes on their own, but one thing I know is that I have been quite … [Read more...]

#CutforEvans Design Collective for EVANS Debuts at London Fashion Week

#CutforEvans Design Collective for EVANS Debuts at London Fashion Week

Did you catch that? Plus size fashion is kicking ass and taking names right now! Another marker for plus size fashion is Evans who showcased their Design Collective for Evans  (including their latest score, Cut for Evans) with sooo many familiar faces and names sashaying down the runway during … [Read more...]

7 Pair of Wide Calf Boots Under $100

Wide Calf Boots for Fall

I have noticed that quite a few of you are already on the prowl for a good pair of wide calf boots for the fall and I completely get you and UNDERSTAND! DO I! Now that I am here in the South, I can prance around in fall boots for a good ol time- not having to wait until late November to rock them! … [Read more...]

Join me in Miami for the Isabel Toledo and Lane Bryant EVENT!

Join me in Miami for the Isabel Toledo and Lane Bryant EVENT

YES. You heard me! MIAMI baby!!! LOL So yes, I have been quite the busy bee! And Wednesday, the 17th, if you are free AND are in MIAMI, then please come out and hang out, talk fashion, sip and shop with us at the Miami Lane Bryant with Isabel Toledo as she presents her fall 2014 collection for … [Read more...]

Did You KNOW about The Curvy Sewing Collective? I KNOW RIGHT?

The Curvy Sewing Collective

I have been asking for a sewing machine for Christmas for the past two years. I have had this resurgence of creative energy (sketching more, wanting to sew again) and now that I have my own SPACIOUS space with a place to actually get down and sew, I am here for all of this! I will break down and buy … [Read more...]

First Look: Jibri Fall 2014

Plus Size Designer Jibri Fall 2014

I have been waiting for Jibri to drop her latest editorial looks for the season and today I am hyped to share with you the exclusive sneak peek of the fall range that goes live  late today or TOMORROW! If you are not familiar with the Atlanta based plus size designer, who has been delivering … [Read more...]

First Look: Liesl Binx Fall 2014 Collection

First Look at Plus Size Designer Liesel Binx Fall 2014 Collection

"Serving edge, quality and exclusivity to the fashion addicted plus woman through uncompromising design." Liesel Binx I first became acquainted with this Seattle-based designer in California at a plus size fashion show and I immediately was intrigued.  There were pieces I hadn't seen done in plus … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday to ME

Happy Birthday Marie Denee

I have to be honest. Writing today’s post was a bit emotional for me. I had to walk away from, think on, and reflect quite a few times. I never thought a birthday would make me like this, but if you haven’t seen me as chatty on Twitter, or if you haven’t really heard from me- I hope this explains it … [Read more...]