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3 Ways to Style a Maxi Skirt

I have a thing for maxi skirts. I adore them. I really want to wear them every single day. And they’re perfect for the spring and summer weather. I love them in all colors, prints, and super long! So, when a fellow blogger friend Jayka of Wacky Little House asked me how I style them, I couldn’t wait to share. Here are MY three favorite ways to style a maxi skirt. Read more

Let’s Get Tropical with Prints

I’ve been feeling a little tropical lately. Blame it on the weather, my recent trip to the Dominican Republic, and a beautiful Topshop dress (that doesn’t come in my size). I just want to wear nothing but tropical prints. So, what do I do when that happens? I write about it here of course. I search the web for all things that inspire my tropical craving. Read more

10 Favorites: Plus Size Denim Jeans

For about a millisecond, I considered creating a blog where all I do is write about my love for denim jeans. I wear them all of the time and then some. They’re just my favorite of all-time favorites. A little obsessed. In fact, I decided to share 10 plus size denim jeans that have caught my eye at the moment. Read more

Vibrant & Fresh: Melissa Masse Spring Preview

There are very few designers and brands out there that create fashion for all sizes. Some will design for straight, then later will create separate and different designs for plus sizes. Melissa Masse is one of those that designs for all—sizes XS to 3X. It’s very refreshing! I was recently invited to her spring preview and I fell in love with her vibrant prints and amazing fit. Read more

10 Favorites: Eloquii (Yes, they’re back!)

If you love your plus size fashion, then you may have remembered when Eloquii shut down it’s website last year. Well, guess what loves—they’re back!  You yelled and complained and it seems like they listened. They’re under new ownership and have launched their new online shopping site today. You’re going to find a lot of on-trend black and white in this collection, some romantic pastel pieces, and a few bold colors.  Read more

My Body Con Best (OOTD)

I’m going to be completely honest—I have never worn a body con dress. I’m sitting here trying to think and I’ve realized that…nope…never. Yes, I was a little scared of them. I’d see others pull them off with no effort and I felt a little intimidated. So, I never bought one. But, then one day Sealed With A Kiss Designs sent me their Kayla Tank Dress. I knew it was a test. Read more

Swimsuits For All Launches Designer Boutique

I know some of you are still buried under snow and ice, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop dreaming about warmer weather. No you don’t! And when I say warmer weather, I’m talking about the beach and swimsuit season. While you’re dreaming of that warm sun hitting your skin, you should know that Swimsuits For All has just launched their Designer Boutique.  Read more

Shop Your Favorite Pro Sports Teams in Plus Sizes

Hello. My name is Monique and I’m a sports fanatic. Yes, it’s true. I’m passionate about a lot of things in life and following my favorite sports teams is one of them. If you didn’t know I’m a huge Denver Broncos and Los Angeles Dodgers fan. Followed by the Los Angeles Kings and the Los Angeles Lakers. No, I’m not a bandwagon fan either! I’ve been watching since I was a teen; thank you very much. I take my sports seriously and am loyal to my teams. And there’s one thing I’ve always found a mystery…where can we find our favorite pro sports teams in plus sizes? Read more

A Pampered Night with Simply Be

When I get an invitation to get pampered, let’s just say I’m in. But, if you’re Simply Be, you want to pamper me, and you want me to preview some of your spring pieces…well then that’s just a triple bonus! You know I’m really in! Along with a few of my very good blogger friends, we gathered in L.A. to get out nails done, chat, and more. Read more

In a Kimono State of Mind

No, we aren’t talking about the traditional Japanese kimonos. Although, those are amazingly beautiful. I’m talking about the loose fitting, lightweight, and almost cardigan-like kimono. A few have really caught my eye and now that’s all I can think about. I’m looking at you ASOS! So, I did a little research and found a few favorites that need to make it into my wardrobe. Read more