Beauty Buzz: mark.

Great prices, quality products, and a name that every woman knows. Yes, I’m talking about Avon products, but not really. I’m talking about mark. It’s an Avon brand aimed towards young women. So, what do you think? Do you use mark.? Do you sell it? What do you think of it?

Blogger Q&A: BBM

BBMSouthern CaliforniaBig Beautiful MessWho is your favorite fashion designer and why? Of course I have to give some love to Chanel because she’s the epitome of fashion. I’m also loving Kate Spade’s collections more and more these days. I love her mod/vintage and cutesy vibe. It’s so girly and I love girly. I should call her one of these days and let her know she needs to start producing plus sizes. ;-PBut in the real world – my go-to designer is B&Lu. I also love local street wear SD designers like 5& A Dime, and PNOY Apparel. They’re my weekend…

90’s Trend Comeback?

Raise your hand if you loved the 90’s! Come on! Am I showing my age here? Anyone? Well, Elle Magazine’s July 2010 issue is claiming yet another 90’s grunge comeback. Are you going to pull out your flannels? Combat boots? Floral prints? Shredded jeans? Wait…do I hear crickets? All the decades are cool, but the 90’s were one of my faves. I don’t know about you, but I like it!1, 2, 3, 5: ASOS4: Dr. Martens6, 7: New Look8,11: Wet Seal9, 10, 13: Forever 2112, 16: Alloy14, 15, 19: Evans17: Converse18, 21, 22, 23: Torrid20: Simply Be24: B&Lu

Vintage Fashion Rewind: Stripes

Fashion…you are amazing. There are so many reasons, but we don’t have all day now do we? No, we don’t. So, let me just say that I love the fact that certain prints and styles are still hot today as they were back then. Oh…do you need an example? How about the use of stripes? They’re definitely a year-round trend and have been since the beginning of fashion.These fashion photos, featuring stripes, were found over at They are dated from the 1940’s to the 1960’s. I love the classic and feminine touches. Gorgeous!

Vintage Curves: Etsy

Are you a vintage lover? Of course you are! Here are a few vintage pieces I found on the always amazing web site Etsy. If you love handmade and vintage items, then this is the site you need to visit. Such great one of a kind pieces here. Just like these four dresses I am drooling over.From left to right:Black Magic Woman Vintage Dress Size 18 – Seller on Etsy: Scenes VintageVintage 1970’s Ruffle Disco Dress Lemon Yellow Size 20 – Seller on Etsy: Runz with Scissors VintageStevie Nicks Vintage Black Benee Dress Size 15/16 – Seller on Etsy: Wild…

Color Inspired: Purple & Magenta

I have been so inspired by my fellow bloggers, especially by their use of bright colors. Purple and magenta have definitely stood out in their outfit posts. Two versatile colors in a diverse fashion blogger world. Keep up the inspiring and creative post ladies! Sleeveless Tops by Old NavyHobos by Deux Lux

Fashion Find: Missphit

Some days I just want to curse my internet researching skills, they get my wallet in so much trouble! For example, today I was searching for something totally random and I ran across this hot little fashion line.It’s called Missphit, and I want to try their clothes soooooo bad. Look at these cute pieces!! I’m curious about the quality and fit of their clothes.Do you own any Missphit pieces?

Huh? What?

Today’s topic is “What?” Yes, the entire phrase “What?” is on the table today.I have heard many things in my day. Good things, bad things, and questionable things. But have you ever overheard someone say something about you and you just can’t help but say “What?”I had that moment and I can’t believe I almost forgot to tell you about it!So, there I was walking out of the medical center into the parking lot. There were two older men walking about 20 feet behind me. I know they were older because they probably couldn’t hear very well, hence their loud…

Ouch! Bridesmaid Shoes Suck!

Guess what? I love weddings! Sad thing is, I haven’t been to one since mine…3 years ago! I was so honored to be a bridesmaid at my cousin’s garden wedding this past Saturday. It was a beautiful L.A. day and the bride was gorgeous! Love was beaming from their faces!! Oh, and for those who voiced their opinion on my hairstyle, I chose #6! There was only one thing that sucked? Our shoes! They are by Chinese Laundry and were made in satin. But, the style below is very similar.I thought they were so cute too! But as I put…

Because I love you…

You know I can’t pass up a good SALE!! And I always want you to get the best deals on the net. Here are a few of my favorite sites, with some great SALES! If you know any other sites that are having amazing sales please leave a comment and share!Click on the image to be directed to the site!!

C&C Chit Chat

Hey there curvaliscious ladies! I can’t believe it’s already June and summer is peeking around the corner. Wow! Spring just flew right by, without a care in the world.Not only is time flying, but there has been a ton of blogging ‘controversy’ going on. I’m not even going to elaborate on it, it’s sooooo not worth it. Drama will happen and maybe that’s a good thing. It gets it all out in the open and we all get a chance to learn from it and move on. As long as we are respectful when giving our opinions, I think the…