15 Plus Size Fashion Tips to Know So You Can Have Fun

15 Plus Size Fashion Tips to Know

I love this place and space we are in as it pertains to plus size fashion. There are so many more designers, retailers, boutiques, and places to stalk for inspiration and shopping! Navigating it all can be a bit overwhelming or a challenge, but as you are here (welcome) there are tons of resources … [Read more...]

10 Plus Size Wear to Work Options To Play In

10 Plus Size Wear to Work Options To Play In

If it's one thing I enjoy, it's getting dressed for work! Although my work environment doesn't call for dresses and heels every day, there are days I pull out my wrap dress and pumps to get the job done! It's funny - I use to think "workplace attire" meant a boring white button up, a basic skirt or … [Read more...]

From Drab to Fab- We Have 5 ways to Accessorize Your Look!

5 Ways To Accessorize Your Look

Marie's Note: Today, I am really hyped to welcome Kim from The Natural Fashionista! On her blog she breaks a lot of fashion down and I have invited her to contribute to the blog! Sharing her tips and tricks with you here as well! Please take a read of her first post and let us know what you … [Read more...]

10 Simple Steps to Make Over Your Look for Summer

10 Simple Steps to Make Over Your Look for Summer

Summertime is a great time to change up your look and have fun with new shapes, new colors, and new beauty routines. With the warm weather, there is a cause for shorter hemlines, bare arms, and bare legs! But what if you want to step it up a bit? What do you do? How do you do it? Well, there are … [Read more...]

A Summer Refresh: Getting My Closet Summer Ready

A Summer Refresh: Getting My Closet Summer Ready

If you know two things about me, it is that I LOVE coffee and I have way toooo many clothes. But in order readily transition from spring into the blazing hot summer (especially living on the west coast) requires a few changes: replacing my piping hot coffee for my Bottled Starbucks® Iced Coffee and … [Read more...]

My Style: Keeping My Cool in Overalls

My Style: Keeping My Cool in my Plus Size Overalls

Okay. Overalls… Bear with me. I giggle as I write this, because this was such a kick out of the box for me… Do you remember when I did this post about finding plus size overalls? Well, I had the pleasure of testing out a pair from Addition Elle and let me tell you… this was a playful feat. So when … [Read more...]

#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...]

7 Plus Size Trends to Thrift

7 Plus Size Trends to Thrift on The Curvy Fashionista

Many people view thrifting as buying old and outdated clothes. Not to mention, some think you can never buy anything new while thrifting. WRONG!! You can definitely thrift the latest trends and today, I'm sharing a few of these trends that you can thrift! Yes, you heard me!!! Don't act like … [Read more...]

6 Petite Plus Size Work Options for Spring

6 Petite Plus Work Options for Spring

Spring has officially sprung!   If you’re anything like me, the warm weather and sunshine makes you happy, but then you’re faced with questions about what to wear to work.  Air-conditioned offices often have us reaching for sweaters and jackets, but increasingly warm weather outside makes us crave … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Tips: Dressing for Your Shape as a Plus Size Woman

Dressing for your plus size shape on The Curvy Fashionista

A few of you have asked me about how to dress for your shape, how to figure out your shape and what to wear to accentuate certain body parts. Well, it has taken me a reason to address this because I am on the fence with this, always encouraging one to find out what works for them and not to … [Read more...]