#TCFStyle Q and A- How to Dress Myself

How to Dress Myself- Style Question on The Curvy Fashionista

Dear Marie, Love your blog, love your style, and I could use some help. I feel like I don't know how to dress myself. I've been through a lot in the last few years (illness, family issues, lost job, and fluctuating weight). In sizes, I hover between an 18/20 and a 24. I'm most comfortable in … [Read more...]

Ask the Reader: Plus Size Peplum Shorts- Could You?

Plus Size Peplum Shorts- Could You?

I stumbled across these and had to think a few times over about them… Like seriously. I could kind of see a way to rock these, but then I have way too many questions. Hehehe. I saw these plus size peplum shorts and immediately I knew I needed to share this with YOU. To ask you your thoughts and … [Read more...]

NEW VIDEO: The Other F Word- Flattering

Flattering

Flattering. “That is sooooo flattering” “You should wear items that flatter your shape” “How do you flatter your body” You have heard this word before in many of settings… And each time I hear or read it, it always makes me feel some kind of way. Most of the times when I do see it, it drips of … [Read more...]

Ask the Reader: Could You Rock these Plus Size Denim Joggers?

denim joggers

I love these Ask the Reader moments… Love hearing from you and what you think about the topics at hand. You all get a bit live and I live for it! Today’s ‘Ask the Reader’ is an elevated trend that I am soooo curious about. You see, I could definitely see myself rocking out in these, chillin on an … [Read more...]

Ask the Reader: What item are you most afraid of wearing?

What item are you most afraid of wearing?

It has been a minute since I have done an ask the reader post. I love hearing from you guys- you are quite the sharp and resourceful bunch. So today, I had been thinking, doing a bit of self inventory and realized, I am terrified of skater skirts. If you have been following me on Facebook, I … [Read more...]

Style Q&A: Building Your Plus Size Fashion Wardrobe … Under $250

Building Your Plus Size Fashion Wardrobe

  I need some help. First, I want to thank you for all your posts, they show me that it's ok to have a fashion sense as a plus size girl! I'm looking for some great outfits for my engagement photo shoot! My wardrobe right now consists of SPCA logo shirts and jean shorts. I'd like to look nice … [Read more...]

Ask the Reader: Mesh and Sheer Insets, Let’s Talk About It

Ask the reader: Plus Size sheer Mesh detail dresses

Sooo… I had a mini moment on Facebook over the weekend about plus size dresses and these sheer inserts that call to question how one would wear undergarments. I love the sexiness of these, but sister girl needs a bra. BUT, I do not want everyone seeing my business, mother’s name, phone number, or … [Read more...]

Style Q&A: Stylishly 50, Plus Size, and What to Wear to Work

Style Q and A- 50 Plus Size and What to Wear to Work

 Plus Size Wear to Work Options Hello Marie, I just started following your blog and I saw you on Ricki Lake. I absolutely love your fashion sense and body acceptance philosophy. Plus you are gorgeous!. In your video you indicated that you might welcome topic suggestions. As a plus size … [Read more...]

Style Q&A: Blazers- How to Wear and More

Style Q&A Blazers and How to Wear them

 How to wear Plus Size Blazers: Hi Marie - First, let me say, I love your blog.  I have a question regarding blazers.  For Christmas, I received 2 fairly "suity" blazers - one in a charcoal grey and the other in basic black. I have two challenges with blazers:  the first is that my company is … [Read more...]