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...]

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...]