Five Looks We Love: Jackets

Five Looks We Love Jackets on The Curvy Fashionista

Can you believe we've only got 11 days left of 2013?!? This year has flown by so fast!! In the midst of all of the holiday madness (shopping, gifting, sales, tasty holiday treats and sips, and so much more), I find this time of year so satisfying. It's honestly so pretty, with so much care put into … [Read more...]

First Look: Lab 27 by CarmaKoma Spring 2014 featuring Fluvia Lacerda

Lab 27 by CarmaKoma Spring 2014 featuring Fluvia Lacerda on The Curvy Fashionista

I am here for all of this newness coming down the pipeline for spring! I am here for all of it, are you? Well, today, I am really excited to share with you one of my faves, CarmaKoma who has just shared with me their Lab 27 Spring Look Book and I already have a few items that I need to add to my … [Read more...]

5 Holiday Gift Ideas for the Designer Diva

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Designer Diva

Everyone knows at least one designer diva, maybe even two or three. Maybe its you. What do I mean by designer diva? You know, the girl that enjoys the finer things in life? If her purse isn't Coach, or Fendi or Louis its unacceptable? If its not high-end she wants no parts of it? Shopping for this … [Read more...]

Best of 2013 in Plus Size Fashion on The Curvy Fashionista

Best of 2013 in Plus Size Fashion on The Curvy Fashionista

Can you believe we are already at the end of 2013? Well, in true recap fashion, we thought to recap this year with the Best of 2013 in Plus Size Fashion on the blog! You know, the best posts, most commented, most shared, and coolest things that happened on the blog! If you are new, this is a … [Read more...]

Five Looks We Love: Sweater Weather

Five Looks We Love Sweater Weather on The Curvy Fashionista

Baby it's cold outside! It's not even winter yet, and it's literally freezing and below in some parts of the country (well, except for Florida. Florida doesn't wish to participate in December this year. Send me some cold weather!). With the temperatures dwindling down, sweaters of all shapes, sizes, … [Read more...]

5 Holiday Gift Ideas For the College Student

Holiday Gift Ideas for the College Student on The Curvy Fashionista

The holidays are just around the corner and that means it's time to get your shop on. The sales just can't be resisted right now. Finding the perfect gift for all the people in your life can be overwhelming, especially if you have to shop for a college student or teen. Let's be real shopping for a … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE NEWS UPDATE: The Mango Plus Size Collection- Violeta

The Mango Plus Size Collection Violeta

More news broke today around the Mango plus size collection, you know the latest plus size news about Mango that we shared with you a few months back? And it is a fabulous mixed bag of information! According to, Mango’s extension of sizes will carry sizes 40 to 52 (U.S. 10 to … [Read more...]

15 Plus Size Cardigans to Layer in Style this Winter

15 Plus Size Cardigans for Winter Style

I know that as you are bundling up for the cold weather, finding fashionable ways to stay warm can be an interesting one. Let me tell you (or maybe I don’t need to), it is COLD. Especially in California, as we got through the most random cold snap… bringing the high desert into the teens… DUDE, it … [Read more...]

First Look: Plus Size Designer Dama Talya Debut Collection

Plus size designer Dama Talya on The Curvy Fashionista

I had the pleasure of seeing this collection in it’s debut at Haute Curves in Los Angeles. Plus size designer Dama Talya was giving us serious tailoring, sophistication, class, and a playfulness about it that was quite refreshing to see. I am all for options for the varying types of plus size women! … [Read more...]

New Plus Size Designer Collection: Poppy and Bloom


Loving the fun vibrant dresses from new plus-size designer, Poppy and Bloom. Poppy & Bloom has a great collection of fun, bright, printed dresses in sizes 12-24. They look like what you would expect when the name is Poppy & Bloom: fun and floral prints. The line was started by Lindsey Tabor, … [Read more...]