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...]

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...]

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...]

7 Petite Plus Fashion Rules to Break NOW

7 Petite Plus Size Rules to Break on The Curvy Fashionista

As a petite and curvy woman who has been interested in fashion all of my life, I’ve spent more than my fair share of time poring over fashion magazines.  If you’ve ever read a fashion magazine or even watched “What Not to Wear,” then you know that “rules” abound for creating the most flattering … [Read more...]

With Plus Size Options Comes Better Segmentation- An Explanation

With Plus Size Options Comes Segmentation

Plus Size Options, we have them. I have been wanting to revisit this topic for a while now. As I share more designers and brands, one of the biggest and loudest comments I see is about cost and the prices of these garments. As fashion and plus size evolve, so do the idiosyncrasies and nuances of … [Read more...]

Show Me, Style Me: One Pair of (Plus Size Skinny Ankle) Jeans, Five Looks

show me style me Torrid Stiletto Jeans

Plus size skinny ankle jeans. I have heard many times, that a plus size woman cannot wear them, and they are not for us... PSHAW. As we have introduced this new segment, I wanted to give you a new outlet to see how you can style items in your closet for whatever the occasion, but more importantly … [Read more...]

Tall and Plus Size: 16 Places to Shop and more!

tall and plus size places to shop

No sooner did I post about where to shop if you are Petite Plus Size, did I hear the outcry and plea of those who are vertically blessed and plus sized! So hastily I ran to the nets to check, check, and double check the resources I have for YOU the Plus size and Tall Curvy Fashionistas! So I … [Read more...]