10 Plus Size Plaid Picks for the Season

Plus Size Plaid Picks on the Curvy fashionista

Let's talk plaid. At first thought, I think grunge, punk, and various other rebellious tones. But, it is changing! Are you a fan of plaid? I used to wear plaid in middle every day. Because I attended a Catholic (middle) school, those plaid school-girl skirts were mandatory. I suppose my love for … [Read more...]

First Look: Cut for Evans Fall 2014 Collection

First Look: Cut for Evans Fall 2014 Collection on the Curvy Fashionista

Did you see? Are you familiar with the UK brand who is giving us something fresh and cool each season? Well, if you are not familiar, Evans has introduced a fashion design competition which produces a capsule collection, CUT for Evans, each season! Burgeoning or bright eyed fashion design students … [Read more...]

My Style: Over it All for Fall

My Style: Over it All for Fall-Plus Size Overalls on The Curvy Fashionista

I am here for fall. I love my new city and neighborhood. Full of lush greenery, which is new for a southern Cali native like myself, has me enamored with the Atlanta area! For today’s outfit post, I had to conquer a trend that I was a bit excited about, nervous with, and curious of how it would all … [Read more...]

First Look Sophie Theallet for Lane Bryant Holiday Collection

First Look: Sophie Theallet for Lane Bryant Holiday Collection

I mean, hello segzy lingerie. I am here for all of the sexy lingerie especially the collection from Sophie Theallet for Lane Bryant. I shared sketches and the debut collection and this Holiday Collection? Heyyy boo, hey. I do not mean heyyy boo, for a boo, but for yourself as well! Hahaha. This … [Read more...]

Out and About: Diversity Now Panel at Ryerson University

Diversity Now Panel at Ryerson University on The Curvy Fashionista

Last week I had the pleasure of traveling to Toronto to sit on an amazing panel of body image champions in the space of diversity in fashion and I left so inspired. What Ryerson University is doing with Dr. Ben Barry at the helm is quite revolutionary and I am not exaggerating at all. I will … [Read more...]

Fashion Blogger Spotlight: Kate of How Kate Does Fashion

How Kate Does Fashion on The Curvy Fashionista

Hope you all have been enjoying the lovely international bloggers we've been featuring, like Katha of Kathastrophal. Today, we're excited to bring you yet another overseas blogger. This week, the spotlight is on Kate of How Kate Does Fashion.  With posts names "Burger Queen," "Purple Rain," and my … [Read more...]

My Style: A Few of My #ZapposStyle Fall Essentials

A Few of My #ZapposStyle Fall Essentials by The Curvy Fashionista #TCFStyle

A few days ago, we talked about my must haves and wants for the fall; I mean that list was long. But what I really did not cover were the key pieces that I needed to have, the essentials, for my life to at least be on the right foot! Essentials are not fleeting, changing each season or fall, they … [Read more...]

My Style: Denim on Denim is Giving Me the Blues

My Style- Denim on Denim is Giving Me the Blues

Denim on Denim. Do you dare? I have long wanted to test the waters here in this denim trend. But the OG in me says NO. The daredevil in me says GO! So whenever I sit at a crossroads, if my spidey senses aren’t holding me back, I live life with no regrets! LOLOL and that is JUST what I did when I … [Read more...]

First look: The Isabel Toledo x Lane Bryant Holiday Collection

The Isabel Toledo x Lane Bryant Holiday Collection

So, if you have been following, the Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant has been the collaboration that has had quite a few of us stirring, nicely. You see, this designer collaboration- one of the first exclusively for plus size fashion, has been giving us something different, playful, sophisticated, and … [Read more...]

Check Out My Plus Size Fall Trends Video with Evans Style for Your Shape Studio

Evans Style for Your Shape Studio

A few months back I had the pleasure of heading up to New York to hang out with the UK plus size retailer, Evans and their fashion team. It is video time and we are talking fall! Playing around in their samples, I choose my favorite looks that work for me and my shape, my favorite silhouettes, and … [Read more...]