Headed on my Cross Country Trip- My Road Trip Fashion Checklist and Essentials

My Road Trip Fashion Checklist

Okay. If you have been following me on Facebook or Twitter, then you know that I am heading on a road trip that will land me in Atlanta- THIS is a 2500 mile DRIVE. I have never had the pleasure of doing a grown up major road trip (Vegas doesn’t count for me) and since it was on one of those bucket … [Read more...]

My Style: Meetings and Drinks In My Addition Elle Seamed Dress

Marie Denee in Addition Elle Pink Seamed Dress

This is a part of a sponsored series with Addition Elle- thoughts are my own! We all have those moments where life needs us to dress up a bit more than our everyday maxi dress life calls for. Sometimes, I need to be in a dress that will take me from meetings to drinks- in a hue that leaves an … [Read more...]

Introducing Vanity Fair’s “Women Who Do” Campaign

Vanity Fair Lingerie- For Women Who Do Campaign

Today, I have really cool news to share! You know, I do love a great bra, but even more than that- I LOVE a great and empowering message.  Are you familiar with Vanity Fair Lingerie? Well, today, they are kicking off their nationwide “Women Who Do” initiative and The Curvy Fashionista has been … [Read more...]

My Summer Must Haves to Keep My Cool as I Travel

summer must haves for travel

Today, it was a dry 94 degrees. In the desert 94 degrees and will stay above 80 until after 8pm. So, trying to stay cute and keep my cool, I have realized that I have my most tried and true go tos to keep my life right and cool- especially as I have been all over the place this summer! I mean… We … [Read more...]

#ZapposStyle A Dress for Many Occasions at FFFWeek in Adriana Papell

#ZapposStyle A Dress for Many Occasions at FFFWeek in Adriana Papell

Summertime weddings, fancy brunches, business professional options, finding a playful summer plus size dress option can at times be a bit difficult. But thanks to Adrianna Papell over at Zappos, I was able to make it work- especially for FFFWeek! Hosting the social panel, I needed a dress that I … [Read more...]

Everyday Luxury Essentials with Cushie b

Everyday Plus Size Luxury Essentials with Cushie B

When you think of essentials, how many of us have them? How many of our closets are filled with fanciness and amazing IT items, but not a solid foundation? How many of us invest in the items we will rock out with 5 thousand times over? Well, today I take a close look at Cushie B, a new plus size … [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...]

A New Way To Shop and Swap- SWAPDOM

A New Way To Shop and Swap

Hassle Free Swapping? Say it aint so? Well, thanks to the new site Swapdom, you can now swap items you want without the negotiations, haggling, or fuss! I mean think about it. How many times have we wanted to clear out or purge a few items from our closet but would die to replace it with … [Read more...]

SmashBox Introduces #ShapeMatters Full Exposure Palette and I Kinda Love!

SmashBox Introduces #ShapeMatters Full Exposure Palette

I have such a soft spot for makeup… especially for the eyes. ESPECIALLY! Over the years I have played around with all different techniques, hues, and applications. So, when this opportunity to do a post with Smashbox for their latest #ShapeMatters Palette, I jumped at this opp! … [Read more...]

#OnMyWayToFab with Tim Gunn for the People’s Choice Awards

#OnMyWayToFab with Tim Gunn for the Peoples Choice Awards

I had the pleasure of attending a small meet and greet and tour with Walgreens and Tim Gunn to learn about all the cool P&G products that prep us as we are #OnOurWaytoFab!   Gotta Love award season! As we get ready for it, I had to share with you the post amazing thing that happened … [Read more...]