I am Addicted to these Membership and Sample Sale Sites

membership and sample sale sites

Okay, my years of working in retail have me a bit jaded when it comes to paying full price and it has sharpened my skill at knowing what items to buy immediately and what to wait on… and then over the years, up pop these Membership and  Sample Sale Sites… Shopping sales can be tricky, heck; I … [Read more...]

My Style: Keeping it Simple on my Bday in NY

My Style- Marie Denee at NYFW

On my birthday, I was in New York for Fashion Week. While we are still recapping shows and events, and thoughts, I wanted to share with you shamefully the ONLY real outfit I got of myself while in New York… I KNOW. BUT LOOK WHO I MET!  Debra Lee, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BET … [Read more...]

My Style: Weekend Casual in Coinage and Co and Wet Seal Plus Sizes

TCFStyle: Grown Tee and Wet Seal Plus Size Joggers

So, over the weekend, it got hot out here in California. Too hot, I almost couldn’t take it… BUT, I had to get out and see my boo Caryn, for her baby shower. She is the first of the closest homegirls from college to have a baby! Call us late bloomers or whatever, but yeah… And after attending … [Read more...]

OOTD: Seeing Peplum in Clements Ribeiro for Evans

OOTD: Seeing Peplum in Clements Ribeiro for Evans

So, as you know, Evans dropped a new collection for their Clements Ribeiro collaboration… I featured my favorite pieces here and score a few pieces from the collection! Now, peplum is something for fall this is still going hard and a trend that I had wanted to play with without being toooo girly … [Read more...]

OOTD: Seeing Color… actually Technicolor

The Curvy Fashionista OOTD: Seeing Color or Technicolor

So, right before I changed my hair color, (more soon) I was baking in California. Record highs make for a very troublesome time to get cute. I’m just saying… This is where the maxi play and the “wear as little clothes as possible” comes into play. I snatched up this uber lightweight jacket … [Read more...]

OOTD: Playing with Pops of Neon in Lucky Brand Jeans

The Curvy Fashionista Outfit Post: Bellatrix and Neon

One of my personal challenges this year was to wear more separates. If you have been following me for a while now, you know I love a good maxi… so easy, chic, and breezy… I have been really trying to switch it up and have found over the year my style is changing and with that, I decided to … [Read more...]

OOTD: In a Caftan Type of Mood

OOTD: In a Caftan Type of Mood

Yesterday? 107 Degrees. Let me let that marinate… 107 Degrees, no breeze, dry heat, with flash flood warnings all week. It                 Was                                 HOT And as much as we love to get dressed up and be cool, I was trying to figure the least amount of clothes I … [Read more...]

Ideeli Brings in Plus Size Perfection featuring Marina Rinaldi!

Marina Rinaldi Fall 2012 featuring Crystal Renn and Kate Dillon

The Italian brand who is QUITE elusive in the US (unless you shop their fab boutique) and HARDLY ever on sale has landed at Ideeli, for the very first Marina Rinaldi Sample Sale for the Plus Size Perfection event! You DO know that Ideeli has our very own dedicated sample sale right? No? Well… … [Read more...]