First Look: Swim Sexy by Swimsuits for All

Swim Sexy by Swimsuits for All- Plus Size Swimsuits on The Curvy Fashionista

Back for more plus size fashion and definitely some sexy plus size swim wear, comes the newest collection, Swim Sexy by Swimsuits for All. I do love how plus size swim has evolved.  I do love it. I am here for all the bold patterns, prints, silhouettes, and shapes. A bikini? YOU BET! Boyshorts, … [Read more...]

Gotta Have It: Striped Torrid Plus Size Bikini

This Torrid Striped Plus Size Bikini

As I get my life ready for my family vacation in Puerto Rico, I find myself on the hunt for fun and fancy swim options. Looking for the perfect plus size swimwear options can at times prove to be a feat, but over the past years, things have improved. No more bland and boring options… relegation to … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: Swimsuit Season by Simini Blocker

Swimwear Season by Simini Blocker on The Curvy Fashionista

Since we have been sharing different pieces of art on the blog, I have been even more determined to show and share those who celebrate us, showcase us, and give us a chance to see the beauty in our shapes. It really does a lot here for those who have left comments, messages, and have shared with … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Roundup 2.15.14

Plus Size News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. has teamed up with major designers for a swimsuit collection. Michael Kors, Jessica Simpson, Badgley Mischka, Kenneth Cole Reaction, La Blanca and … [Read more...]

First Look: 2014 Becca Etc Plus Size Swimwear Collection

Becca Etc Plus Size Swimwear Collection

You know, I am here for all this fun and playful swimwear. Bold colors, playful textures, unique prints? Yes. I am here for all of it and when I got the look book from Becca Etc Plus Size Swimwear Collection, I KNEW I had to share with you immediately! Are you familiar with the brand? Found at … [Read more...]

Plus Size Swim: Sorella Swim 2014 Collection

Plus Size Swim: Sorella Swim 2014 Collection on The Curvy Fashionista

Yes, it is in the middle of winter. BUT, new collections are still dropping and from last week’s swimwear post, you are ready for it! Have you hear of Sorella Swim? This plus size swimwear company is no stranger to the Curvy Fashionista. I have a few pieces from this collection and as the newest … [Read more...]

New Plus Size Swim Designer: Josephine Swim


Um. I am ALWAYS here for NEW plus size designers. Better than that? NEW plus size SWIM designers! I mean, having options on the beach, next to the pool, or on vacation is always fabulous (especially since I will be in Puerto Rico this April!). When I got tipped to the NEW plus size designer, … [Read more...]

My Style: Stepping Out in my Plus Size Bikinis

Marie Denee on Vacation Plus Size Bikini Style

Six days. No internet. No phone. The Bahamas. The Beach. BLISS This has been long overdue. I have needed a vacay (a real one) for over seven years. SEVEN YEARS it has been since I took a proper vacation, escaping the day’s hustle and bustle to properly unplug and … [Read more...]

My Must Haves for my Vacation Style

Plus Size Vacation Style Checklist

As I shared on Facebook, I am currently on vacation. LONG overdue. But what I wanted to share with you was my MUST PACK list that I fashioned on my column for Style Blazer! Did you know I fashion a column there called Curvy Closets? Mmhmm... I do! Anywhoooo... I had to share this with you! Headed … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Plus Size Swimwear Guide: 40+ Swimsuits and Bikinis to Strut in this Summer

Plus Size Swimwear Roundup

Tis the season for plus size swim. A topic that I have featured various designers who have given us some FIRE and HOT bathing suits! I have written about this on Plus Model Magazine, featured a few hot ones on Styleblazer, but today, we wanted to share with you over 40 (actually 50!)  hot … [Read more...]