7 Plus Size Maxi Dresses You NEED for a Happy Spring into Summer

Plus Size Maxi Dresses on The Curvy Fashionista

If you have been following me over the years, I have a soft spot for maxi dresses. Being 5’8” helps but more so the laid back lifestyle I have is what calls for such a life in maxis! LOL… Daytime chic, playfully polished, or lavishly luxe, a maxi dress can weave itself in and out of seasons, trends, … [Read more...]

Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday SWAK Designs Delivers Savings all Month Long

Sealed With A Kiss Designs

I know that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner, BUT what if you didn’t have to wait? Well, Sealed With a Kiss, SWAK Designs has created a FUN month long promotion that you HAVE to know about! It started Yesterday and goes for the whole month of November through December … [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: My Candy Strike Thick Chic Tee

My Style- In my Thick Chic Tee

So, this weekend, I spent time with the homies from college. One of my girls decided that she was going to move to Germany! Germany! AYE. I had to be there. As I was debating on what to wear, I reached for my newest purchase from Candy Strike, my Thick Chic Tee.  Pardon the night time, no flash, … [Read more...]

I Really Love My…. Midi Skirts

Midi Skirt Fall 2013 trend

You know, sometimes when we love something, like really love something, we tend to fall into a place, whether we notice or not, to repeat or gravitate towards it over and over again. For me, its the MIDI SKIRT. For me, next to leather details, I am IN LOVE with midi length skirts and dresses. … [Read more...]

Fuerza by Rosie Mercado for Sealed with a Kiss Launches Today

Rosie Mercado x SWAK Designs- Fuerza

“Fuerza is the culmination of so many of my dreams,” Rosie shares. “It is the reminder to myself, and to all plus sized women, to keep pushing forward with their goals even when life tells you ‘no.’ In launching Fuerza I hope to encourage women to become more confident, to dig deep inside and find … [Read more...]

Beyond a 3X, Fashions for the Plus Size Woman

Plus SIze Model Rosie Mercado beyond a size 3X

Rosie Mercado featured in Sealed With A Kiss Feature  I have been meaning to do this for the longest, I swear! As designers are rocking out in fashions, giving us OPTIONS to dress our personalities and moods, so are the options in the breadth and width of sizes and styles for those of you 3X … [Read more...]

OOTD: What I wore to FFFWeek(end) Los Angeles

The Curvy Fashionista in Rani Zakhem

Okay. I am way overdue for pictures, way overdue for recaps, but this time around, I wore a new hat for Full Figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢ Los Angeles as I was a producer. Executing this event was amazing. I was tired, geeked, elated and my feet hurt- BUT I would do it all again. Asides from … [Read more...]