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How to Stay Cool and Refreshed This Summer

I’ll be the first person to admit I’m not a fan of the intense heat. But, I do love summer in Los Angeles, it’s not too unbearable (like other cities). Now, if it could stay 75 degrees the entire season—I’d be a happy Angeleno (we know it won’t). And since it seems like I’m always on-the-go [...]

My Plus Size Bohemian-Inspired Picks

Didn’t I tell you that I was in a bohemian kind of mood lately? It started with the swimsuits. And Apparently, I’m still feeling it because I just can’t seem to get enough. In fact, I did some research today and found some plus size bohemian-inspired pieces that need to be mine.

Why Choosing the Right Bra is Important

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with JMS. Any opinions expressed in this post are true and my own. I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again. My personal style has and always will be about comfort. That’s just who I am. I know there are people out there who suffer in silence [...]

A Shopper’s Dream! OCRF Super Saturday Los Angeles

Imagine a world where your favorite designer brands are on sale for up to 75% off, free food and drinks, a cool place to lounge, celebrities, and every single dollar goes to a worthy cause. It’s not an imaginary place, I’m describing the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s (OCRF) Super Saturday Los Angeles (AKA Designer Garage Sale) event [...]

Pineapple Print Perfection

Sure pineapple’s are sweet, delicious, and remind us of sitting on a beach sipping a piña colada. Mmmmmmmm…Anyways, did you know the pineapple print trend is ready to invade? Well, apparently it is. Because, I found a lot of it…yes even a few pieces for us plus size gals. And of course I had to [...]

Sunday’s Best (OOTD)

Ever since I was a little girl, choosing a dress to wear on Easter Sunday was kind of a big deal. Whether it was frilly and floral or simply chic, my mom always set aside some money for a my dress. Now, that I’m all grown up, I still make sure I have something special [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Floral Dress Flashback (OOTD)

Guess who cleaned out and rearranged her closet? Me! And while I was in there, I ran across this floral number from 2011! Now, let me be clear. I don’t normally wear short dresses. It’s just a personal preference. I will rarely wear anything above the knee. But, hey…why not change things up with a [...]

10 Favorites: Sexy Full-Figure Bras

We can all agree that sexy is a state of mind. Whether you’re wearing a potato sack, denim jeans, lingerie, or a designer gown; it’s up to you to determine what’s sexy. For me, what I wear underneath my clothes makes me feel “oh la la.” FYI, that means wearing a sexy bra. And I [...]

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 [...]

Black and White Trend Alert

Where do I even begin about my love for this trend. You know it’s one of my favorites. I think I’ve written about it a few times here on my blog. But, this time it’s more than just a pattern. It’s about the contrasting and color blocking that has my attention. Whenever the black and [...]