Plus Size Art: Making a Statement with Penny Candy Studios

Plus Size Art- Penny Candy Illustrations on The Curvy Fashionista

We have been long overdue with some fancy and playful plus size art here on the blog and today, I wanted to share with you the latest from an artist I stumbled up on Facebook. I saw this comic strip of sorts reminding us that no matter what, YOU’RE RAD. So, I immediately tracked down the artist, … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: Fat Babe Designs by The NearSighted Owl

Fat Babe Designs by The Near Sighted Owl on The Curvy Fashionista

She is all kinds of amazing. I was first attracted to her art and then fellin love with her about page and then fell in deeper with her fab attitude and skills. This woman, Rachele (pronounced "Rachael") is the DOPE woman behind The Near Sighted Owl. With a strong hat tip to Michelle, I stumbled … [Read more...]

NEW VIDEO: The Other F Word- Flattering

Flattering

Flattering. “That is sooooo flattering” “You should wear items that flatter your shape” “How do you flatter your body” You have heard this word before in many of settings… And each time I hear or read it, it always makes me feel some kind of way. Most of the times when I do see it, it drips of … [Read more...]

Finding Motivation in the Strangest Places

Finding Motivation in the Strangest Places

*MARIE'S NOTE: today I welcome guest blogger Raven, a life coach whose words had touched me on the internet. I wanted her to share a bit of her story and motivation to hopefully inspire at least one of you! Please keep reading and show some love to Raven* Finding Motivation in the Strangest … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fine Art: Sculptures by ROSE-AIMEE BELANGER

by Rose-Aimee Belanger - Plus Size Fine Art on The Curvy Fashionista

In my search to bring back the plus size art, I wanted to share something fun… bringing back the plus size art sculptures that you can collect and buy and own! But even better? Plus size fine art. Today’s featured artist who brings us this is ROSE-AIMEE BELANGER. It is an amazing thing, being … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Week! Talking Self Love with a New Video

Talking Self Love with a New Video

So yeah, Valentine’s Day. A day of love and light and all the romantical movie themes you can think of… for some. For others, they see it as a reminder of their singledom- a reminder of being alone and without someone to call their own. HOWEVER, today, we are going to take a different approach to … [Read more...]

Ask The Reader: If You Could Write a Love Letter to Your Favorite Part of Your Body…

love letter to your body the curvy fashionista

I was reading a post and was inspired. I was going to make this a post about my love letter to my body but then I thought to myself, what about YOU. What do you love about YOU? I wanted to know how you would answer: If You Could Write a love letter to your favorite part of your body, which would it … [Read more...]

How DO I Look? Striking Plus Size Poses- A How To

Plus Size Blogger Chastity Garner

How many times do you take a picture and hate it. The way you stand, the shape of whatever part you nitpick your body about? YOU know what I mean... I have my own foavortie pose too, I will not lie. So much so that my family and friends mock me when taking photos, I don't care, it is comfy for me! … [Read more...]

Curvation Redefines the #ShapeofBeauty

Curvation #ShapeofBeauty

This post brought to you by Curvation. All opinions are 100% mine. As a plus size woman, we are told by media, family, and sometimes friends the ideal of beauty. The definition of beauty. The parameters of beauty.  As plus size women, these definitions have excluded us with the exception of… wait … [Read more...]