FIVE Plus Size Fall Trends To Wear NOW…AND LATER

Plus size fall trends- Jumpsuits

Fall is just around the corner, and I, for one, am excited!  Fall is my favorite season by far, and with it comes cooling temperatures, falling leaves, and colorful foliage.  Fall is arguably the best season for fashion too, and this season, I'm seeing so many fab new styles cropping up that my … [Read more...]

Types of Plus Size Shapewear and Shapewear Buying Tips

Types of Plus Size Shapewear and Shapewear Buying Tips

I have had quite a few of you who have asked me about plus size shapewear options. I play with it, rock it, use it frequently. If you are one who cares not for shapewear, then this post is not for you… this is specifically for those who have been looking for the styles, options, and brands that … [Read more...]

15 Plus Size Fashion Tips to Know So You Can Have Fun

15 Plus Size Fashion Tips to Know

I love this place and space we are in as it pertains to plus size fashion. There are so many more designers, retailers, boutiques, and places to stalk for inspiration and shopping! Navigating it all can be a bit overwhelming or a challenge, but as you are here (welcome) there are tons of resources … [Read more...]

10 Simple Steps to Make Over Your Look for Summer

10 Simple Steps to Make Over Your Look for Summer

Summertime is a great time to change up your look and have fun with new shapes, new colors, and new beauty routines. With the warm weather, there is a cause for shorter hemlines, bare arms, and bare legs! But what if you want to step it up a bit? What do you do? How do you do it? Well, there are … [Read more...]

A Summer Refresh: Getting My Closet Summer Ready

A Summer Refresh: Getting My Closet Summer Ready

If you know two things about me, it is that I LOVE coffee and I have way toooo many clothes. But in order readily transition from spring into the blazing hot summer (especially living on the west coast) requires a few changes: replacing my piping hot coffee for my Bottled Starbucks® Iced Coffee and … [Read more...]

eShakti for the Petite Plus Size Fashion Lover

eShakti for the Petite Plus Size Fashion Lover

We’ve been showing a lot of love to eShakti over here at The Curvy Fashionista.  And why not?  They are killing it with customizable looks in a variety of styles.  Eshakti is an amazing find for women of all shapes and sizes.   I think it’s particularly fantastic for petite plus women who have the … [Read more...]

5 Reasons We Love Shopping Nordstrom Rack Plus Sizes

5 Reasons We Love Shopping Nordstrom Rack Plus Sizes

Hey there, Whit Nic here!! I've been doing some (more) spring shopping and I've found yet another place perfect for us plus size shoppers; Nordstrom Rack! Are you familiar? You know the store that houses all the fabulous deals and steals- at the lowest prices ever! But did you also know that … [Read more...]

7 Plus Size Trends to Thrift

7 Plus Size Trends to Thrift on The Curvy Fashionista

Many people view thrifting as buying old and outdated clothes. Not to mention, some think you can never buy anything new while thrifting. WRONG!! You can definitely thrift the latest trends and today, I'm sharing a few of these trends that you can thrift! Yes, you heard me!!! Don't act like … [Read more...]

5 Things I Learned About Shopping H&M Plus Sizes

shopping h&m plus sizes

To my surprise, I've recently started doing a lot of shopping over at H&M's online plus size section. Why the surprise? Let's just say I'm "that shopper" who tries on everything before making a purchase! Here on the blog, we have talked much about H&M's plus size collection, the offerings, … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Tips: Dressing for Your Shape as a Plus Size Woman

Dressing for your plus size shape on The Curvy Fashionista

A few of you have asked me about how to dress for your shape, how to figure out your shape and what to wear to accentuate certain body parts. Well, it has taken me a reason to address this because I am on the fence with this, always encouraging one to find out what works for them and not to … [Read more...]