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Get the NYFW Look / AVEDA for Ann Yee

Can you believe New York Fashion Week has come and gone?!? Normally, I’m all over the fashion that hits the runway, but this year I’ve been a little more inspired on the beauty side. And thanks to Aveda, who is sharing the beauty looks they created for NYFW, you’ll be able to get these looks yourself. First up, is a super achievable wavy pony tail that I’m definitely going to try and recreate. Read more

Beauty Buzz / Hot Designs Nail Art Pens

Listen up nail fanatics, there’s a nail art craze among us. If you’re one of them, then you already know that. If you didn’t know that…well…I guess I’m letting you in on the big secret now. I’m one of those people who love it, but am too lazy and not skilled enough to do it myself. Then I was contacted to see if I’d like to try out the “As Seen on TV” Hot Designs Nail Art Pens. Duh…uh…yeah! Read more

My 7 Favorite Online Resources for Plus-Size Fashion

I started this blog in 2010, since then the plus-size fashion community has grown leaps and bounds online. Don’t get me wrong, there’s still a lot more this community has to accomplish. And I know it’s only going to get better. For now, I wanted to put together a quick list of my seven favorite online resources for plus-size fashion. Read more

5 Ankle Booties to Consider for Fall

I think Los Angeles just got a few drops of rain. That and my continuing fall obsession with cardigans has kicked my need for “all things fall” into action. Yes, this includes a much-needed pair of ankle booties. I think I’ve found a pair I want, but there are a few other styles of ankle booties to consider for fall. Here’s my list. Read more

Maya, COVERGIRL, and the VMA’s / Video

When COVERGIRL invites you to get pampered and attend the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA’s), but you can’t go—you don’t let an opportunity like that pass by! That’s why I asked my beautiful, funny, and adorable friend Maya if she wanted to go for me. And she said yes! Read more

Trying Out the Latest Products from L’Oreal Paris

It’s no secret that I’m not a makeup artist…not even close. But, that doesn’t mean I don’t like experimenting and playing with makeup. And that’s exactly what I did a few days ago. In this post I’m trying out the latest products from L’Oreal Paris. You can say, I had my own little private makeup session with what they sent me! Read more

5 Apps to Help You Survive NYFW

If you’re headed to New York Fashion Week (NYFW), I may be a tiny bit jealous of you. Yes, I know plus size designs never hit the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week runway, but I’d still love to experience it just once. I’d use it as inspiration of course in my own so-called fashion life. Now, I know NYC is not perfect. Believe me, I’ve heard the crazy stories. So, I put together a list of apps that I found on my tablet that could help you navigate and survive NYFW. Read more

Modern in 6th & Lane / Lane Bryant Giveaway (CLOSED)

When I found out that Lane Bryant was revamping their Lane Collection, I was anxious to see what they would come up with. Weren’t you? After renaming it to 6th & Lane, they’ve designed a modern and clean collection—one that I really appreciate. And after selecting a few pieces, I created the look below. They even supplied me with a gift card to give away to you (details below)! Read more

5 Ways to Refresh an Office Wardrobe

Does your office wardrobe needs some refreshing? Are you wearing the same things over and over? Don’t worry, it happens to everyone. Believe me, you’re not the only one. And because I love ya, I’m here to help you wake things up in your closet.  Here are my five favorite tips on how to refresh an office wardrobe.  Read more

Back-to-School Ideas with the Blog Amigas

Are you or your little ones ready to go back to school? It can be the most loved or hated time of the year. Well, in order to help make it a little easier on you, my friends and I (Blog Amigas) have decided to round-up our favorite back-to-school ideas and share them with you! Read more

COVERGIRL MTV VMA’s Pre-Party w/ Becky G and Jessie J

COVERGIRL knows how to throw a party. Last night, they kicked off the MTV Video Music Awards with a pre-party featuring performances by Becky G and Jessie J. Yes, they are not only “Easy, Breezy, and Beautiful,” but they’re both extremely amazing performers. Total girl power! Watch the video I took of them both performing at the end of this post, which includes a cover of Katy Perry’s “California Gurls” and “Bang Bang!” Read more