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...]

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...]

The Rise of Contemporary Plus Size Fashion

The Rise of Contemporary Plus Size Fashion

Contemporary plus size fashion- a segment within the plus size fashion industry that is quickly on the rise and I am here for it. And I am not alone here in the excitement. But, as I share the designers who are giving this to us, I noticed a bit of pushback with pricing and a few other details that  … [Read more...]

Five Looks We Love: Fearless in Fashion

Five Looks We Love- Plus SIze Bloggers being Fearless in Fashion

Five Looks We Love is back!! I know it's been a bit, but we are back with Five Looks We Love! I wanted to change things up, and instead of solely focusing on specific trends or items, I will be adding in different attitudes of looks. This week, we are focusing on looks that are fearless in … [Read more...]

I Really Love My Avon Totally Kissable Lipstick in Deep Orchid

Avon Totally Kissable Lipstick

So, a few of you had asked about this lipstick I have been rocking lately, this really deep purple. I do have a thing for deep lipsticks! Well, right now, I only have the sample and have watched it like a hawk since I got it! You see, my godmother is an AVON Rep. So, for Christmas, she usually … [Read more...]

New Video: Plus Size Women are NOT One Size Fits All

Plus Size Women are NOT One Size Fits All

Happy Monday! Hay girl, Hayyyy! How are YOUUUU Doing? Today, we are back with a new video, new conversations, and newness to share! So I am getting the swing of this, playing around with and going all over the place with these videos, taking inspiration from YOU, the reader who has been … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Day! My Sweethearts Blogger Retro Shoot

Blogger Sweet Hearts- Marie Denee- The Curvy Fashionista shot by Marlita on the Run

So, I have been having fun over the past few months, playing in these photo shoots… One of the things I have found is that I have been consciously pushing myself out of my comfort area, doing more IN FRONT OF the camera… I have embraced the “Just Do It” approach for the most part! So when Retro … [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...]