Celebrating Five Years with plus size designer-Monif C!

Plus size designer Monif C celebrates her five year anniversary

(**note** while I was not able to attend the show (I’m in CA), there was NO WAY I could pass up celebrating such an amazing trailblazer! Interviewed, and featured many times over, Monif C. has shared and given us contemporary plus size fashion. So, stylist and fellow contributor Steffany Bready … [Read more...]

Saks, high end designer fashions, and the discerning plus size woman

French Vogue featuring Crystal Renn

Saks to integrate extended sizes within its designer department I have always adored SAKS- an epitome of luxury and class.  They are one of two (next to Nordstrom) department stores whom I feel always delivers a  respectable online  plus size collection- but this news is not about the Salon Z … [Read more...]

Seize the day with plus size fashion designer CarmaKoma

Plus size fall 2010 collection by Carma Koma

Plus Size Fashion designer CarmaKoma launches CarpeDiem- Fall 2010 Last Fall, I brought you their edgy, confident, and sexy style from Denmark with “good girl gone bad”. This spring, it was spicy and sweet with “Escape to Barcelona.” Back for another round of fashion forward fits for the … [Read more...]

Rocking the Boyfriend Trend with Claridge + King

Claridge and King cater to plus sizes

Have you ever relaxed or lounged in a man’s top?  Feeling a bit sexy, provocative, and sensual?  Well, I have…  (but that is another story!) Enter in Claridge + King, the sister design duo whose inspiration spawned from the 80’s- fashioning their dad’s button downs.  All grown up, but … [Read more...]

Full Figured Fashion Weekâ„¢ NYC 2010 Finale: IGIGI


Miss Yulia Raquel, the owner and lead designer for IGIGI wowed the crowd with her Parisian inspired collection! San Francisco Designer amped up their style quotient delivering Igigi, only better! Oozing sensuality, style and class, Igigi did not disappoint! I have two favorites from the collection … [Read more...]