For the Love of a Plus Size Bodysuit

For the love of  Plus Size Bodysuits

Have you seen them? Have you peeped them? DO you own them? The bodysuit. The plus size bodysuit, so perfect for fall, in various styles, patters, and hues? You know, I remember growing up thinking that bodysuits were sooooooo grown up. I still feel like that, just this time, I AM GROWN, honey. … [Read more...]

12 All Black Plus Size Picks For Fall

12 Fashion-Forward Plus Size Pieces in Black To Try This Fall!

I love wearing black. Nothing I would rather wear. It's sleek, sophisticated, and versatile for any occasion. I know some of you swear by color. Plus size women have for so long been relegated to basic black pieces in boring cuts that black has gotten somewhat of a bad rap. But black doesn't have to … [Read more...]

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...]