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His Two Cents: Honesty- WHEN and HOW to Give it? We need to know.

CIty CHic Lady Stark

Hello again, over these last few months I've had the pleasure of hitting some topics close to my heart. Your responses have been awesome! Thank you. Today, I want to talk about honesty, sharing our thoughts about and with you, and when to express it. In relationships, we all want to be … [Read more...]

Plus Size Artist Spotlight: David “ Moko Jumbie ” James

Plus Size Artist Spotlight: David “Moko Jumbie” James

You have to love social media and for the treasures you can find. In a random jaunt through Instagram, thanks to Pia from Chronicles of a Mixed Fat Chick, I found an artist whose work had me intrigued and a bit excited to share. I missed the past few weeks in sharing plus size art, have you checked … [Read more...]

Art Spotlight: Busty Girl Comics

Art Spotlight: Busty Girl Comics on The Curvy Fashionista #TCFStyle

Earlier this weekend, I shared a funny comic strip that quite a lot of you fell in love with too! I realized that I had to shine more of a light on Busty Girl Comics and the tongue in cheek illustrations that mirrored those of us who are blessed with a little bit up top. Are you familiar with this … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE ART: La Belle Rafaela by Tamara de Lempicka and More

PLUS SIZE ART: La Belle Rafaela by Tamara de Lempicka and More

A few weeks back, on Facebook a reader shared a picture that I was completely enamored by and today I wanted to share this and a few others with you. As plus size art seems to be something that we all seem to resonate with, sharing more visual pieces of our form captured in paint, sculpture, or … [Read more...]

TLC’s Curvy Brides Shines the light on Curvaceous Couture Bridal

TLC’s Curvy Brides Shines the light on Curvaceous Couture Bridal

Mark your calendars and set your DVR’s as the plus size community has a new show to tune into, and this time it is addressing one of the most challenging situations- being a plus size bride to be. Finding the dress is all but rare, to experience the FULL experience as the straight size bride and … [Read more...]

Introducing Vanity Fair’s “Women Who Do” Campaign

Vanity Fair Lingerie- For Women Who Do Campaign

Today, I have really cool news to share! You know, I do love a great bra, but even more than that- I LOVE a great and empowering message.  Are you familiar with Vanity Fair Lingerie? Well, today, they are kicking off their nationwide “Women Who Do” initiative and The Curvy Fashionista has been … [Read more...]

Art Spotlight: Making a Statement with Carol Rossetti

Art Spotlight: Making a Statement with Carol Rossetti

Last week when I shared our last plus size art feature, I was asking you how it made you feel. Hearing your thoughts and feelings about this made me smile from the inside even more. So, when I stumbled across this series from Brazilian graphic designer, Carol Rosetti, which started on Facebook, I … [Read more...]

My Essence Music Festival Checklist

2014 Essence Music Festival

Heyyyyyy girl hey! I am really excited about this week! You see, this weekend I will be attending the Essence Music Festival as a part of the Press Junket! I was invited to come out and attend, cover, and share with you the latest happenings each day of the event, and I am hyped for allllllllll of … [Read more...]