Style+Shopping Tips

The plus size style and shopping tips to help you navigate on line shopping, what to know BEFORE you go shopping and much more

Holiday Shopping: 10 Tips for Plus Size Shopping Online

Holiday Shopping: 10 Tips for Plus Size Shopping Online

In the past, finding plus size fashion was a feat because there wasn’t a lot out there for us. Today, there are so many options! Now that we can do so much plus size shopping online, it can be tough knowing where to start. I am hoping to help you navigate this crazy beautiful world of plus size … [Read more...]

Maximize Your Wardrobe with These 7 Tips

Ways to Maximize Your Wardrobe

Over the summer I challenged myself to wear the same dress 3 different ways. I called myself trying to figure out how to maximize my wardrobe. I ended up having so much fun coming up with different ways to re-style one dress that I continued the wardrobe maximizing for the rest of the summer! Doing … [Read more...]

10 Reasons You Should be Thrifting

ten reasons you should be thrifting

Hey, TCF readers! Whitney here, and you all know by now that I love me some thrift shopping! I get asked quite often, "why should I start thrifting?"  Yes, it's true. There are some skeptics out there, and you may be one of them. It's all good - I'm not mad at cha!  AND YES, as a plus size thrifting … [Read more...]

For the Love of a Plus Size Bodysuit

For the love of  Plus Size Bodysuits

Have you seen them? Have you peeped them? DO you own them? The bodysuit. The plus size bodysuit, so perfect for fall, in various styles, patters, and hues? You know, I remember growing up thinking that bodysuits were sooooooo grown up. I still feel like that, just this time, I AM GROWN, honey. … [Read more...]

Check Out My Plus Size Fall Trends Video with Evans Style for Your Shape Studio

Evans Style for Your Shape Studio

A few months back I had the pleasure of heading up to New York to hang out with the UK plus size retailer, Evans and their fashion team. It is video time and we are talking fall! Playing around in their samples, I choose my favorite looks that work for me and my shape, my favorite silhouettes, and … [Read more...]

Ask the Reader: What is On Your Fall Wish List? And I Share Mine

PicMonkey Collage

Fall is officially here and I am here for all of this, especially in a new state that actually has a fall season and I am way too hyped about this.  I have already started to amass mounds of clothes in my shopping carts and I cannot wait to dive in! But as I ready my life for fall in a new state, I … [Read more...]

Did You KNOW about The Curvy Sewing Collective? I KNOW RIGHT?

The Curvy Sewing Collective

I have been asking for a sewing machine for Christmas for the past two years. I have had this resurgence of creative energy (sketching more, wanting to sew again) and now that I have my own SPACIOUS space with a place to actually get down and sew, I am here for all of this! I will break down and buy … [Read more...]

FIVE Plus Size Fall Trends To Wear NOW…AND LATER

Plus size fall trends- Jumpsuits

Fall is just around the corner, and I, for one, am excited!  Fall is my favorite season by far, and with it comes cooling temperatures, falling leaves, and colorful foliage.  Fall is arguably the best season for fashion too, and this season, I'm seeing so many fab new styles cropping up that my … [Read more...]

The 7 Plus Size Denim Must Haves in Your Closet

plus size denim essentials on The Curvy Fashionista

As we ready ourselves for fall, the perfect pair of plus size denim is always one of those things that are at the top of the list of must haves-the scariest and most difficult thing for women to find! This is not lost on straight size women as well! But as I was reading Glamour’s guide, I thought to … [Read more...]

Five 2014 Fall Plus Size Fashion Trends to Thrift

Five 2014 Fall Fashion Trends to Thrift

Are you ready for fall fashion? Are you ready to trade in the sundresses and bathing suits for luxe layers and attitude? Have you already been saving up your pretty pennies to shop? Wait just a second before you do! According to a Huffington Post article I read awhile back, a lot of the fall … [Read more...]