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...]

Plus Size Art: Swimsuit Season by Simini Blocker

Swimwear Season by Simini Blocker on The Curvy Fashionista

Since we have been sharing different pieces of art on the blog, I have been even more determined to show and share those who celebrate us, showcase us, and give us a chance to see the beauty in our shapes. It really does a lot here for those who have left comments, messages, and have shared with … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Roundup 2.15.14

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. Swimsuitsforall.com has teamed up with major designers for a swimsuit collection. Michael Kors, Jessica Simpson, Badgley Mischka, Kenneth Cole Reaction, La Blanca and … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: Valentine’s Day Love and Inspiration

Plus Size Art: Valentine’s Day Love and Inspiration

As we come upon Valentine’s Day, I wanted to share art that, for me, invoked feelings of self-love. I have found, since we have started this plus size art feature, that there are soooo many beautiful plus size images to reference and share. Seeing these pieces of art make me happy. Make me excited … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Week! Talking Self Love with a New Video

Talking Self Love with a New Video

So yeah, Valentine’s Day. A day of love and light and all the romantical movie themes you can think of… for some. For others, they see it as a reminder of their singledom- a reminder of being alone and without someone to call their own. HOWEVER, today, we are going to take a different approach to … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Weekly Round-up: 2.8.14

Plus Size News

In case you missed it! Check out a recap of the this week's best plus size news stories. Yes, big girls CAN dance. The internet was shocked this week by the prospect of a big girl being able to dance and dance well. Newsflash...we can do anything we want to. BOOM! Watch Whitney Thore kill it … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: More To Love by Elizabeth Patch

Plus SIze Art more to love by elizabeth patch on The Curvy Fashionista

“Women should be measured by the lives we lead, not by the size we wear!” Artist of More to Love by Elizabeth Patch   As we come upon Valentine’s Day, while we talk sexy plus size lingerie and date night ideas, it is important to talk about self-love, loving yourself, and all of that jazz… … [Read more...]

The Perfect Valentine’s Day Date? Yourself!

The Perfect Valentine's Day Date Date

I am single this year. Don't get me wrong, I have tried looking for love but it has been in all the wrong places, as usual. Dating is like having a full-time job and most times, I don't have the time for the games and the intrigue. I have decided to stop looking for that perfect guy and the perfect … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: The Art of Definatalie and Fancy Lady Industries

The plus size Art of Definatalie and Fancy Lady Industries on the curvy fashionista

As we play in plus size art, one of the people that I HAVE to give credit to is plus size blogger/artist/designer, Definatalie. For the longest time that I can remember, she has been one who has explored her talents and has grown them into a business that she runs, Fancy Lady Industries. I … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: Give Her the Gift of Commissioned Plus Size Art with Curves Illustrated

Plus Size Art with Curves Illustrated on The Curvy Fashionista

We are back with another installation of plus size art and today we are featuring plus size art from Canada, Curves Illustrated. I have been quite keen on her, especially, since she has sketched me once! But today, I wanted to highlight her art AND share with you that YOU can have your very own … [Read more...]