#ZapposStyle- What I Would Rock for Fourth of July at Zappos

#ZapposStyle- What I Would Rock for Fourth of July at Zappos

Fourth of July, a time for barbecues, pool parties, family, and amazing desserts- at least for me it always is! Add to that, I live on the west coast, about 60 miles outside of LA, so you can believe it is H-O-T.  Like desert hot. Hence why I live in maxi dresses. So, if I had the option to hang … [Read more...]

FFFWeek 2014 Recap: Full Figured Fashion Week Eloquii and Redbook Private Shopping Event

Full Figured Fashion Week Eloquii and Redbook Private Shopping Event

We are back for another FFFWeek recap, an event that will surely be missed and hopefully brought back sooner than later! By providing an arena for brands, the community, and the industry to connect, Full Figured Fashion Week holds a near and dear place to not only my heart, but to many within the … [Read more...]

Save the Date: Miss Plus USA Competition Hits Seattle- Will You Be There?

The Curvy Fashionista as Social Media Ambassador for 1st Annual Miss Plus USA Competition

I am really excited about this. Really honored to be a part of this epic event in Seattle! Have you heard of the Miss Plus USA Competition? This inaugural event, August 13-16th, is sure to wow and I am hyped to be able to share with you all the deets! In addition to this, I will be there as the … [Read more...]

FFFWeek 2014 Recap: Just My Size Blogger Breakfast + Survey Results Revealed

FFFWeek 2014 Recap: Just My Size Blogger Breakfast

For almost every FFFWeek I can remember, Just My Size has been an excitedly participating partner and sponsor of the week’s events! This year, they were a sponsor of my Social Media Panel, and this year they came back with their Blogger Breakfast, celebrating 30 years! The Just My Size Blogger … [Read more...]

FFFWeek 2014 Recap: Plus Size Design Label ModaMix Fashion Hosts Blogger Preview

Plus Size Design Label ModaMix Fashion Hosts Blogger Preview

I do love meeting and checking out a new brand on the scene, and FFFWeek has proven to be the perfect ground for this. Many a designer and retailer has  introduced themselves to the plus size community and today’s retailer, left a hell of an impression! Modamix Fashion, carried at Macy’s has … [Read more...]

FFFWEEK 2014 Recap: Curves at Sea All-White Cruise

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Now that I am back to my normal, somewhat, I am ready to recap for you a few of the highlights from Full Figured Fashion Week! Can you believe this is the last year? For five years, I have been to each one in varying capacities… part of the production team, leading the Fashion Front, moderating … [Read more...]

Plus Size Designer ELANN ZELIE Releases Summer Love Collection

Plus Size Designer ELANN ZELIE Releases Zelie for She Summer Love Collection

I had been meaning to share this, but with travel and life, I am a bit late, but better late than never right? Especially when a collection’s look book is sooo good that you have to make sure that it gets shared? Such is the case with Elann Zelie’s latest Zelie for She Collecton: Summer … [Read more...]

#ZapposStyle A Dress for Many Occasions at FFFWeek in Adriana Papell

#ZapposStyle A Dress for Many Occasions at FFFWeek in Adriana Papell

Summertime weddings, fancy brunches, business professional options, finding a playful summer plus size dress option can at times be a bit difficult. But thanks to Adrianna Papell over at Zappos, I was able to make it work- especially for FFFWeek! Hosting the social panel, I needed a dress that I … [Read more...]

First look at Plus Size Designer: Myrda J Designer Apparel

First look at Plus Size Designer: Myrda J Designer Apparel

While we are in the midst of FFFWeek, there is still news to be shared and spotlights to be shown! I mean, arent we always looking for new fun and trendy pieces made for OUR BODY?  Well, look no further than plus size designer Myrda J Designer Apparel, a relatively new designer line, full of fun … [Read more...]

10 Simple Steps to Make Over Your Look for Summer

10 Simple Steps to Make Over Your Look for Summer

Summertime is a great time to change up your look and have fun with new shapes, new colors, and new beauty routines. With the warm weather, there is a cause for shorter hemlines, bare arms, and bare legs! But what if you want to step it up a bit? What do you do? How do you do it? Well, there are … [Read more...]