City Chic Brea GRAND OPENING with ME this Saturday and the Fall Look Book

Marie Denee hosts City CHic grand opening at Culver City and Brea

Calling all SoCal Plus Size Fashion Lovers! Are you ready for a new place that we can go shopping at? Are you ready for being able to shop a kick ass looking store, with thoughtful design, bold décor, and clothes to match? If you have been following me for a minute, then you are no stranger to … [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...]

#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...]

The Super Bowl of Plus Size Fashion: Full Figured Fashion Week

The Super Bowl of Plus Size Fashion: Full Figured Fashion Week

Are you ready? I mean… NEW YORK, are you ready? This week marks the beginning of one of the most anticipated weeks in plus size fashion, not only for me, but for quite a few as plus size fashion lovers from literally across the world descend upon New York for a week full of fashion, networking, … [Read more...]

Around Town: Monif C Plus Sizes #MyBeachISBetter Swim Event

Monif C Plus Sizes #MyBeachISBetter Swim Event

Hey Girls! Marie's Note: Today I asked Kim to recap the uber swanky and beautiful event that took place for Monif C and I am sooo happy that she did! Please read on to catch the latest that plus size designer, Monif C gave us! There are two things just about every fashion blogger loves, a … [Read more...]

#LA Save the Date: Rachel Pally Sample Sale Including WHITE LABEL

Rachel Pally Sample Sale

Did someone say SAMPLE SALE?? Yes, I did! One of the only sample sales that the plus size women in Los Angeles can play in is the Rachel Pally Sample Sale! I do love these and get sad as each time I am out of town! BUT for THIS weekend and the NEXT, you can scoop up some of the season’s hottest … [Read more...]