Essence Black Women in Music: Jill Scott, Amber Riley, and Erica Campbell

Essence Black Women in Music- Jill Scott

  Curves on the Red Carpet! Last night, Essence Magazine celebrated it's 4th Annual Black Women in Hollywood sponsored by the 2013 Lincoln MKZ and I was hyped to see and share! Most excitedly because of the ample curves that sashayed down the red carpet! Woot! I had to share with you a few … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson Launches Fat Mandi- A Tee Shirt Line

Plus Size Actress Rebel Wilson Launches Tee shirt line

So, I have had a crush on Rebel for a minute and I am surprised I haven’t featured her on my site yet! BUTTTT  today, I make up for this!!! Did you know that Rebel Wilson is getting into the fashion business with her own comedic twist?     YES! Meet Fat Mandi. A small t-shirt line … [Read more...]

Girls Night Out with Pantene and “By The Way, Meet Vera Stark”

By the Way, Meet Vera Stark play at Geffen Theater

On Thursday evening, I had the opportunity to attend a performance of By The Way, Meet Vera Stark, a play written by award winning laureate Lynn Nottage and starring the ever fabulous Sanaa Lathan.  In addition to the treat of a live performance at the Geffen Playhouse in Westwood, there was a truly … [Read more...]

The Kardashians Announce the Winner of their Plus Size Model Search

Kardashian Kurves Kollection Plus Size Winner

AND she is really cute! img source You know, a few months ago, the Kardashians announced they were doing a plus size line for their collection for Sears, Kardashian Kollection. Part of this announcement entailed nationwide search, in which ladies from across the US entered via Celeb Buzz to … [Read more...]

Adele Slays in her Vogue Cover and Feature

Adele graces the March cover of Vogue

I love me some Adele. For so many reasons, asides from her melodic voice, I admire, respect, and adore the ish out of her. SO much so, I recently took to an interview defending her and plus size women when The Kaiser (Karl Lagerfeld) decided to speak out of his neck. But on a higher note, Adele … [Read more...]

The Academy Awards: What the Curvy Fashionistas Could Wear

Plus Size Dresses for the Academy Awards

After both the Golden Globes and the SAG Awards, comes the Academy Awards- Kind of like the Super Bowl of the Award shows. This awards season we have two beautiful plus size women up for an Oscar! Both Octavia Spencer and Melissa McCarthy! Now, the Academy Awards is where drama usually arrives on … [Read more...]

A Plus Size Night at the 2012 SAG Awards

Octavia Spencer at the 2012 SAG Awards

I love a good awards season. Yes, I do. Last night was no exception! There were some amazing hits and some terrifying lows, but for the Curvy Fashionistas nominated, it was a mixed bag! So what I have done is created a little poll under each look and I need for you to share with me if you loved it … [Read more...]

A Plus Sized Night at 2012 The Golden Globes

Plus Size Fashion at the 2012 Golden Globes

Last night, if you were watching, was a fun night to watch the Golden Globes! For the Curvy Fashionistas, we had not one or two, but four voluptuous women grace the red carpet and stage- serving us different levels of glamour! SERVING it, you hear me!?! Queen Latifah, Amber Riley, Melissa … [Read more...]

Adele Covers October issue of Vogue UK

Adele Vogue UK October Cover

  Oooh! It makes me sooo happy to share with you that the woman whose music rocks my soul is going to cover the October issue of Vogue in the UK!  Celebrating and profiling some of the UK’s most successful and inspirational women, Vogue UK places our Curvy Fashionista, Adele! Adele Covers … [Read more...]

Adele serenades at the 2011 MTV Music Video Awards

Adele performs at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards

Oh, how do I love Adele. One day, I will interview her. I am putting it out there in the universe. In the meantime, let us talk about how amazing she is… [source] The sassy and sultry 23-year-old Adele was nominated for seven MTV Awards for Video of the Year, Best Female Video, Best Pop Video, … [Read more...]