Plus Size News Round-Up 5.2.14

Plus Size 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. Penthouse Forum magazine debuted its new cover and it features BBW performer of the year Shibari. I have never heard of a mainstream adult magazine featuring a plus size woman … [Read more...]

Kath Read and Fat Shaming by Strangers, Why is this OK?

fat shaming

I came across a story of Fat Heffalump blogger and fat activist, Kath Read, telling the story of being photographed in public by strangers. Not because they thought she was awesome and gorgeous and just couldn't resist asking her for a photo, but because they wanted to make fun of her size and the … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE NEWS: Wet Seal to Open Plus Size Stores

Wet Seal to Open Plus Size Stores

Recognizing the power of the newly emerging plus size shopper and her sizable piece of the retail pie, Wet Seal announced last week that as it exits its Arden B business, they will replace 31 of those doors with standalone Wet Seal and Wet Seal Plus Size Stores! Let me share this once again:  Wet … [Read more...]

Alight.com Compiles a Series of Surveys to Reveal the NEW Plus Size Shopper

Alight.com Compiles a Series of Surveys to Reveal the NEW Plus Size Shopper on The Curvy Fashionista

I read this this morning and knew immediately that I had to share with you! Over the past year, there have been quite an impressive amount of surveys taken by both the plus size community and retailers, gauging, proving, and defining today’s plus size woman- The NEW Plus Size Shopper. On the search … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 4.19.14

Plus Size news roundup

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Celebrity radio host, Chrissie Swan, debuted her new plus size collection with retailer Big W this week. Her goal with this collection was to break all those rules about what … [Read more...]

Jenny Packham 2015 Bridal Collection Features Plus Size Models

Jenny Packham 2015 Bridal Collection - Marquita Pring

Over the weekend while I was recouping from my vacation, I kept seeing photos of Marquita Pring and Ashley Graham pop up in reference to plus size bridal and immediately I had to get on it and share with you. You see, last week was New York Bridal Fashion Week (I obviously need to be checking these … [Read more...]

My Style: Spring Trending with Eloquii for People StyleWatch

Spring Trending with Eloquii for People StyleWatch on The Curvy Fashionista

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of being interviewed for People Magazine talking about trends and the ones I loved with eloquii. Now, if you are new to my blog, then you should know that eloquii and I have a long relationship. I loved them when they launched, called them out for their opening of … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 4.5.14

Plus size news 4.5

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Plus size fashion blogger, Gabi Gregg, has collaborated again with Swimsuits for All for a hot 90s inspired print bikini. Last year, Gabi's collection with them sold out! Get … [Read more...]

New Video- Plus Size FASHION: Don’t Play With Our Emotions

dont play with our emotions

Today’s new video goes in a little bit about frustrations, irritations, and situations that I do not understand or don’t comprehend with those in the plus size fashion business and industry- So in my last video, Don’t Play With My Emotions, I share a few concerns and issues that I take issue with as … [Read more...]

It is a Spring #TCFStyle Giveaway with eShakti!

TCFStyle Giveaway with eShakti!

We are still at it! Playing around in spring fashion, celebrating cool milestones and giving away more goodies for all of you! Today, we are celebrating with a brand that is probably one of the most versatile brands that cater to us with its personalized touch. I DO love it. Tailored to your length, … [Read more...]