First Look Exclusive: Simply Be Spring 2014 Collection

Simply Be Spring 2014 Collection | The Curvy Fashionista

I love the newness of spring, don’t you? New direction, new inspirations, and new silhouettes. I am here for it all… And for the newest Simply Be Spring 2014 Collection, I am digging the direction, inspiration, and the silhouettes shared. It is no secret, or it shouldn’t be, how much of a fan I … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE NEWS: Target Plus Size Bridesmaid Dresses NOW Online

Target Plus Size Bridesmaid Dresses NOW Online | The Curvy Fashionista

Stop the Presses. You hear that right. Scooped from Plus Model Mag, I hurriedly jumped over to the Target Plus Size section and was happily shocked! Yes, Target Plus Size Bridesmaid Dresses are now online and have happily caught my attention, and hopefully yours too. All of this comes at a … [Read more...]

My Experience at the 7th Annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon

My Experience at the 7th Annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon

I am still on a cloud. Thanks to L’Oreal Paris USA, I was their guest to a day full of inspiration, joy, and excitement and sisterhood. The third time coming out for this event. On a cloud. I am still on a cloud. You see, my day started with makeup PRO L’Oreal Paris Artist, Jordana popping … [Read more...]

Luxury Plus Size Designer Marina Rinaldi Launches Online Store

Marina Rinaldi

All I can say is wheeeeeeeeee! It is about time! Now, I must forewarn you… this is for my international NON US Girls, but I do hear that we (USA) are coming soon! But for those of you in Austria, Belgium, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Luxemburg, Portugal, … [Read more...]

FOUR Designers I Wish Would Get Into Plus Sizes and Why

Designers I Wish Would Get Into Plus Sizes

I have made this list before. Interestingly enough, a few still remain on this list for varied reasons and a new one for practicality. With the emergence of more contemporary plus size designers, coupled with the strides and barriers broken or challenged in plus size fashion, I feel that these … [Read more...]

8 Plus Size Magazines You Should Be Reading

Plus Size Magazines You Should Be Reading

Did you know that there are a bunch of online and print plus size magazines?? Fashion, beauty, relationships, sex, plus size news, plus size models, inspiration, body image...whatever you're looking for these magazines have got you covered. Each magazine has its own style and there's something for … [Read more...]

Chenese Lewis Graces the Cover of Curvaceous Inc

Chenese Lewis for Curvaceous Inc February Cover

When I saw that my boo, Chenese Lewis was going to on the cover of Curvaceous Inc’s magazine cover I was excited and intrigued. You see, I hadn’t heard much about this UK based plus size magazine and was quite curious! For the February cover, Chenese rocks out in her lingerie shoot commanding … [Read more...]

My Style: In Love With eShakti and this Dress

My Style- In Love With eShakti and this dress

You ever have a favorite dress that you love to wear over and over again and that you love how you look and feel? Well, this happens to be the case with my favorite dress from eShakti for a few reasons… I feel like a lady. I love how my ‘girls’ sit in this dress. The color. I love … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Roundup 2.22.14

Plus Size Fashion and Industry News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. New York Fashion Week just wrapped last week and there was some buzz around IMG Model's inclusion of plus size models in its show packages to designers as well as buzz around … [Read more...]