Plus Size Style Guides

A how to in plus size fashion creates these plus size style guides to help you put it all together. Looking for how to shop or how to find the perfect pair of plus size jeans? Looking for a break down on plus size outerwear? We have them here!

Plus Size Prom Dress Shopping Guide 2014

Plus Size Prom Dress Trends

I've been plus size all my life. In high school I was a size 14/16 and the hardest thing was finding fabulous prom gowns in my size. Way back in 1999 and 2000 when I was attending proms, internet shopping was still new and thus I was relegated to finding my gown in-stores. Needless to say this was … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Tips: Dressing for Your Shape as a Plus Size Woman

Dressing for your plus size shape on The Curvy Fashionista

A few of you have asked me about how to dress for your shape, how to figure out your shape and what to wear to accentuate certain body parts. Well, it has taken me a reason to address this because I am on the fence with this, always encouraging one to find out what works for them and not to … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE TRENDS: The 2014 Plus Size Spring Trends Report

The 2014 Plus Size Spring Trends Report on The Curvy Fashionista

  I am ready for spring. If you are on the West Coast like me, then we are already there. I am here for the newness, the playful colors, hemlines, and prints. And as we head in to the season, readying our closets, window shopping, and making lists, I thought I would help you a little bit … [Read more...]

Your Spring 2014 Color Trend Guide

Spring 2014 Color Trend Guide on The Curvy Fashionista

With spring on the horizon, amidst the rain, sleet, and snow, we are getting ready… or maybe just us over here! But as we ready our plus size trends to share with you, I wanted to share with you the colors to look forward to for the spring season! Your Spring 2014 Color Trend Guide will help you as … [Read more...]

New Video: Five Essential Pieces for Your Closet

New Video: Five Essential Pieces for Your Closet

As we get ready for a new season, I wanted to chat with you about my latest video and something that is key to building your closet- so that you always have something to wear. You know what I mean! But in order to have a kick ass closet, it is important to build your wardrobe on a few great … [Read more...]

Style 101: Your Fall Plus Size Coats Fit and Style Guide

plus size coats

As we ready for fall, I thought to myself that we should revisit an oldie… searching for the perfect fall plus size coats can be quite overwhelming. Especially with statement coats trending HARD for fall, I thought that before we head out to go shopping, we talk a bit about the styles, fits, and … [Read more...]

Style 101: Your Plus Size Jeans Guide- The Fit and Style Guide

Your Plus Size Jeans Guide- The Fit and Style Guide

Plus size jeans shopping is a tricky thing… this is one of the most challenging and scariest things to shop for. Constantly topping the polls, charts, and reports, denim is the hardest thing to shop for! Coming up second to only bathing suits, they are the most frustrating and scariest things to … [Read more...]

Garner Style Shares her Plus Size Fabric Guide- and it’s Good

Plus Size Fabric guide

Now, some of you may be asking yourself, why a fabric guide? Well to add to the ever developing and growing segmentation of plus size designers (did you read this?) and the attention that the plus size woman is getting, it is only right to share with you more tools to help you navigate the terrain … [Read more...]

With Plus Size Options Comes Better Segmentation- An Explanation

With Plus Size Options Comes Segmentation

Plus Size Options, we have them. I have been wanting to revisit this topic for a while now. As I share more designers and brands, one of the biggest and loudest comments I see is about cost and the prices of these garments. As fashion and plus size evolve, so do the idiosyncrasies and nuances of … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Plus Size Swimwear Guide: 40+ Swimsuits and Bikinis to Strut in this Summer

Plus Size Swimwear Roundup

Tis the season for plus size swim. A topic that I have featured various designers who have given us some FIRE and HOT bathing suits! I have written about this on Plus Model Magazine, featured a few hot ones on Styleblazer, but today, we wanted to share with you over 40 (actually 50!)  hot … [Read more...]