Weigh in: Would You don a Romper or Jumpsuit?

ASOS Curve Cutwork Playsuit

  While checking out a few websites online, I fell in love with a romper. Actually, the one featured here from ASOS Curve. BUT, one of the things I have noticed about these rompers and jumpsuits is its new-found sophistication and tailored aspects in addition to those that are more … [Read more...]

PopUpPlus hits Boston October 28th featuring DAMN YOU ALEXIS

077

If you live in our around Boston you're getting a treat just in time for Halloween. Pop Up Plus, a New York based traveling boutique  for plus size women (14+), will be touring in the Boston area starting at Gallery 263 (263 Pearl Street, Cambridge) on Friday, October 28, 4pm-8pm with an uber fab … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fall 2011 Trend Spotlight: Bold Color Lines

Fall 2011 Plus Size Trend Spotlight- Bold Color Lines

Last week I shared with you one of my favorite fall trends for the plus size woman- Sequins! Another trend from my Fall Wishlist, and one that is only going to go more hardcore, is the intense use of color for fall! Blues, Oranges, Yellows, purples, color blocked or worn alone as a statement, the … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fall 2011 Trend Spotlight: Sequins

Fall Plus Size Trend Spotlight- Sequins

Last week, I created my Fall Wishlist, in which quite a few pieces featured fashions of the sequins flavor. Sparkle and shine is the name of the game for fall- as fall oftentimes brings out the decadence and drama! For the plus size woman, finding these sequins pieces is much easier than season … [Read more...]

5 Must Try Trends from Paris Couture Fashion Week

thesupermaxi

Oh J'adore la mode, what I wouldn't give to go to Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week. Although the Dior show was quite a disappointment for some without John Galliano, I managed to scope out several trends that I must try. PFW is all about concepts and fantasies - dream with me if you will: … [Read more...]

Spring 2011 Shoe Trends: The Ballet Flat

Ahh, the ballet flat= A shoe that oft eludes me and looses the shoe war to my strappy flats. This spring, the battle for my fancy feet will be intense as the ballet flat has reinvented itself to an option for the ever so high heel, with its fanciness and the flat thong sandal, in its comfort and … [Read more...]

Spring 2011 Shoe Trends: the Statement Wedge and Platform

Last week I asked you how you felt about a new trend popping up for spring: the flatform. Well, if NAY was your answer, or if you are more of a classic trend wearer, like me- then the statement wedge and platform trend for spring is right up your alley! I am quicker to rock a wedge or platform … [Read more...]

Spring 2011 Plus Size Trends- Bohemian Rhapsody

Plus Size Spring 2011 Trends - The 70's

If you have been a follower of the blog, you KNOW that one of my favorite trends is what I like to call BOHO Luxe! An easy breezy, laid back chic style completed with natural fabrics dressed in teals, browns, olives, and all the shades in between, paired with chic accessories and details- I LOVE … [Read more...]

Bring on the Fashion Democracy- The Shopping Forecast

The Shopping Forecast

Imagine if you had the power to tell the buyers, designers, and those who hold the power to tell them what fashions you wanted to see. Thus is the case with the new fashion site: The Shopping Forecast! It is the first of its kind to highlight the key trends for the season as identified by experts, … [Read more...]

Fall 2010 Plus Size Trend- Velvet

Image from From Refinery 29

On the cusp of thirty, velvet holds a love/hate relationship with me. I remember velvet the first time around. Egads… or at least that was my experience. Not Any. More. Velvet is sexy, slinky, intriguing, and adds depth. Thanks to fashion forward plus size designers, the demand from us … [Read more...]