Gotta Have It: This Hashtag Tee from Torrid

Hashtag tee by torrid

I do love a great statement Tee. Especially as they are one of my favorite plus size spring trends, I have gravitated to a great funny and sassy tee for a minute. I don’t think you can have too many either! So, when I saw this Torrid Tee, I knew that I needed to make this a Gotta Have It for the … [Read more...]

Gotta Have It: Striped Torrid Plus Size Bikini

This Torrid Striped Plus Size Bikini

As I get my life ready for my family vacation in Puerto Rico, I find myself on the hunt for fun and fancy swim options. Looking for the perfect plus size swimwear options can at times prove to be a feat, but over the past years, things have improved. No more bland and boring options… relegation to … [Read more...]

On the Set of Go Curvy: Daytime Sequins in Addition Elle

Daytime Sequins in Addition Elle The Curvy Fashionista personal style

This is a sponsored outfit series post with Addition Elle, all opinions are %1000 my own Daytime sequins. DO you dare to wear them? And if you do, how do you make it work? Well, in this case, I had the pleasure of sitting on the couch for the latest plus size talk show, Go Curvy and I rocked out in … [Read more...]

Gotta Have It: These Torrid Wide Width Booties

Torrid Wide Width Wedge Booties

You know, for fall, I am here for the Wedge Booties. Especially, these Torrid Wide Width Wedge Booties and I have a few reasons why. Normally, I reserve accessories and shoes to their own post, but after checking these out, I had to add this to my Gotta Have It list! Asides from booties trending … [Read more...]

Show Me, Style Me: One Pair of (Plus Size Skinny Ankle) Jeans, Five Looks

show me style me Torrid Stiletto Jeans

Plus size skinny ankle jeans. I have heard many times, that a plus size woman cannot wear them, and they are not for us... PSHAW. As we have introduced this new segment, I wanted to give you a new outlet to see how you can style items in your closet for whatever the occasion, but more importantly … [Read more...]

Gotta Have It: The Stiletto Jean from Torrid

The Plus Size Stiletto Jean from Torrid

So, for the longest time, I have had this love/hate relationship with Torrid. I have wanted to love them for the longest but I have never LOVED them… that was until I was invited down to their headquarters last week to have a “coming to Jesus” talk with fellow bloggers. While we were there, we … [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...]

The Enabling of Self Loathers and Shame – A Brand’s Facebook Observation

Torrid's Feature of Tiffany from On The Fatwalk

My heart is heavy. Part of me is pissed, the other half of me is deeply saddened. I have observed, through my blogging career a few types of plus size women: ·Those who love their curves, embrace them, and ooze confidence ·Those who are timid, curious, unsure and learning their way around … [Read more...]

Model Behavior: Valentine’s Day with plus model Denise Bidot for Torrid

Plus Size Model Denise Bidot

Model Behavior is something new that I wanted to round up and share with you, especially for those aspiring plus size models- showcasing the newest campaigns featuring some of the fiercest signed and established plus models, new designers, and my close friends! Oftentimes we fall in love with … [Read more...]

Niecy Nash shines in black at the For Colored Girls premier

fcg-premiere---niecy-nash

As I was trolling the internet late one night, I came across Niecy Nash at the For Colored Girls premier looking lovely in black. Her outfit was not too fancy or too laid back. It was just right. Wearing black to any function, especially those that require dressy attire, can really make a person … [Read more...]