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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

Basically Comfortable (OOTD)

When it comes to my personal style, I never put comfort on the back burner. I just can’t. No matter where I’m going, my outfit has to be comfortable. That’s just how it has to be. It’s something that took me a long time to learn, unfortunately. It comes with age I guess. And that’s perfectly fine with me. Being comfortable equals happiness. And I love being happy with my fashion choices.  Read more

Tim Gunn’s Wardrobe Essentials (My Plus Size Picks)

Do you ever feel like you need a little help in the fashion department? Well, when I met Tim Gunn, he was more than happy to share some styling tips and fashion advice. He’s such a down to earth guy. I know I keep saying that, but it’s such a breath of fresh air when celebrities are nice. Anyways…one of the things he shared with us were his wardrobe essentials. I actually took video of it and wanted to share it with you guys. I even included my own plus size picks below.  Read more

10 Favorites: Forever 21+

Forever 21 can be a tricky place to shop. They can be a little too trendy for me sometimes. So, it’s not very often that I can find a whole shopping cart of favorites. In my latest “10 Favorites” feature, I happened to fall for all of these. Whether they’re comfy, chic, or sexy…these ten have definitely caught my eye. Read more

Day of the Dead Inspired Look

It’s the middle of October, Halloween is around the corner, and Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) is every where. I not only love the Mexican holiday, but I love the fashion inspired by it. That’s why I decided to create my own plus size Day of the Dead inspired look. Read more

Style Trend: The Sweater Dress

I love when fall comes around. You already know I love the cold weather, but I’m also a big fan of the fashion. Like being able to wear scarves, boots, and sweater dresses of course! Because it’s not just the dress, but the fact that I can bust out my leggings and tights too! Read more