15 Plus Size Fashion Tips to Know So You Can Have Fun

15 Plus Size Fashion Tips to Know

I love this place and space we are in as it pertains to plus size fashion. There are so many more designers, retailers, boutiques, and places to stalk for inspiration and shopping! Navigating it all can be a bit overwhelming or a challenge, but as you are here (welcome) there are tons of resources … [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...]

FASHION BLOGGER SPOTLIGHT: MizLiz from BBW Generation

Plus size fashion blogger spotlight- MizLiz from BBW Generation

Did you miss our feature on Alison from Wardrobe Oxygen last week?  If you did, be sure to check it out.  She is an amazing blogger not to be missed! This week, we are excited to feature MizLiz from BBW Generation!  Miz Liz promotes positive energy through her vibrant posts.  She offers up a … [Read more...]

Five Truths about Plus Size Fashion

five truths about plus size fashion

Plus size fashion: No longer a fleeting dream or empty rack or shelf. The plus size community we knew ten, heck five years ago has grown by leaps and bounds! I mean, you cannot go a day reading the news, scouring through your news feed, or emails that plus size fashion is not there! We have industry … [Read more...]

25 Places to Shop for Plus Size Swimwear

25 Places to Shop for Plus Size Swimwear on The Curvy Fashionista #TCFStyle

It is the peak of summer, and HOT. Not like ohhh it is warm outside. It is so hot that I need to run my AC till 7pm hot. YES. And so visions of the beach, lake, and river some into mind. So what do we reach for? Our fabulous PLUS SIZE SWIMWEAR. Contrary to what the ignorant woman from the Daily Mail … [Read more...]

My Style: Brunching in Stripes in my Monif C Dress

My Style: Brunching in Stripes in my Monif C Dress

We all love a great brunch, don’t we? I know that I do! And you know what? When it is with other fashion blogger homies, you know it is only THAT much more exciting- because as excited as I am to see them, I am even more hyped to see what they are wearing. I hadn’t a clue who would be there, but I … [Read more...]

#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...]