Fashion

Fashion for the Curvy Pin-Up Girl!

Is it too late to change my fashion style? After seeing Bettie Page Clothing on the runway in Las Vegas, I want to dress up like a pin-up girl! The style is all about embracing your curves, not hiding them. Don’t you just love that? No need worry about not being able to find these retro designs in plus sizes. I found a few below, along with two designers on Etsy who create custom pieces.Bettie Page ClothingPinUpGirlClothing.comStop Staring ClothingThe Pin Up Peep ShowBaby Girl BoutiqueDismantled FashionsRocket Betty

A Day of Shopping

I’m back after honoring the ‘For Japan with Love’ Blogger’s Day of Silence. On my day off I had a chance to go to the Fashion District in Downtown Los Angeles with my girl Ivory. FYI, she’s a fabulous fashionista and an awesome shopping partner.We were in search of plus size fashion and believe me it wasn’t easy! We headed down to Santee Alley a.k.a. “The Alley.” It’s literally a 3 blog alley way of shopping. It’s mostly clothes, shoes, handbags, accessories, and toys. But,you can pretty much find anything down there. It’s only a five minute drive from my house,…

“For Japan With Love” Bloggers Day of Silence

In honor of the horrible earthquake and disaster is Japan, tomorrow, March 18th, I am participating in the For Japan With Love Bloggers Day of Silence. I am doing this along with a long list of bloggers who hope to bring awareness to this devastation. There will be no blog post tommorrow on CurvesandChaos.com.If you are a blogger I encourage you to participate. And whether you’re a blogger or just a concerned citizen of this planet I also encourage you to donate today. To the people of Japan and those affected by this earthquake, please know you are in my…

ASOS Wish List

It simply is not fair. Why does the ASOS Curve line continue to tempt me? Their clothes are right up my alley; simply chic.And why don’t they just hurry up and open a store in Los Angeles already? I know I sound like a broken record, but I…I mean “We” need them out here.Not only are they killing me with the pieces below, but the the colors are calling my name. Sigh…Being on a budget sucks! I can’t wait until these bad boys go on clearance. Here’s to wishful thinking…

Wow them in White

Wearing white makes me think of spring…and we are five days away! It’s a clean and crisp color that will go with pretty much anything. The looks are endless. 1 Forever 21, 2 City Chic, 3 ASOS, 4 Evans, 5 Ashley Stewart, 6 Carmakoma, 7 Lane Bryant, 8 Aldo, 9 Nordstrom,

Have you heard? Style Fashion Week LA

It’s no secret that Los Angeles is one of the trendiest places on the planet. You can’t walk down the street without fashion on the brain! That’s why I’m looking forward to Style Fashion Week LA!From March 15th-18th, this “new kid on the fashion block” will bring us four days of fashion. It will be hosted at the amazingly beautiful Vibiana Cathedral in Downtown Los Angeles. That’s 35,000 square feet of luxurious space. If you’ve never been there, believe me…it’s a stunning location.”The newest and most ambitious fashion week to hit L.A. will exhibit this season’s emerging, progressive, and established…

Kurvee for the L.A. Fashionista

Calling all curvy L.A. fashionistas! On April 10, 2011, Kurvee-The Premiere Shopping and Beauty Experience for Kurvee Fashionistas will bring you shopping, beauty treatments and more! Tickets are only $8.00 and proceeds will benefit Pushing Pedals, an organization committed to working with at risk women and teens to help build self esteem and empowerment through makeup. So, what are you waiting for? Buy your tickets today!

Plus Size Shopping iPhone/iPad Apps

It’s no secret that the iPhone and the iPad have revolutionized our little world. Getting information on the go and in the palm of your hand is more convenient than ever.I do own an iPad and I will admit I’m kinda obsessed with the apps (a.k.a. applications). You know the saying…”There’s an app for that!” Well is there?Not exactly. We all know I’m a shopaholic and I’d love to do some shopping from my iPad. Sadly, there are only a few options for the “curvy” lady.I found a few free iPhone and iPad shopping apps that offer plus sizes.OneStopPlus for…

Sealed with a Kiss Designs Spring/Summer 2011

Sealed with a Kiss Designs, the creator of the most figure enhancing dress I own, is sharing their spring and summer 2011 look book!!I’m not going to lie, I am soooo looking forward to the collections below. You can tell they’ve worked hard on bringing us fashion we love all under $100. Their pieces are not only flattering, but they are very versatile.Spring and summer will bring us The Basics Collection, The Aquarius Collection, The Garden Party Collection, and finally The Santorini Collection. Wait until you see their pieces.Here’s a description of the collections from Sealed with a Kiss Designs…

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