A Letter to ASOS

Dear ASOS,Why do you hate me and my brokeness (I know that’s not a word, but oh well)? You continue to produce amazingly chic clothes that my wallet can not support at this moment. Although, I hear you’re getting a lot of flack for your shipping issues. But because you’re so awesome…I will forgive you.And can I just say; I am loving this neutral colored trend you have going on (below). It’s like you know…

Nine West Launches “Shoelaborations”

One of your favorite shoe brands, Nine West, has just launched Shoelaborations, a new collaboration project that will bring the vision of international trendsetters, artists, and designers to you.The first collection, from French designer Sophie Theallet, is already in stores for spring/summer 2011. The “Sophie Theallet for Nine West” collection tells the story of “Sophie from Paris Takes a Trip to NYC” and includes uniquely designed pieces that are Sophie’s take on summer essentials: a…

Curvy Girl Travels: The Opryland of Nashville

I’ve often found that there’s always a good reason to travel. Whether it’s for work or play, the idea of being able to discover new and interesting places has always made me the happiest curvy girl around. I had the honor of being selected by Latinos in Social Media to attend BlissDom’11 a blogger conference inside The Opryland hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. Being that I’d never been to Tennessee, I was excited to visit “one…

The month of “LOVE” Giveaway #1

Can’t you just smell Valentine’s Day in the air? It is right around the corner, please don’t freak out on me yet! I’m here to help you celebrate all month long!I’ve officially declared February as the month of “LOVE” here at Curves and Chaos.It’s all about love and I love “LOVE” and instead of just celebrating it for one day, I’m going to celebrate all month with giveaways for you!Our first giveaway is courtesy of…

Jessica London is Something Special

Spring has already started blooming over at Jessica London. Today, they launched “There’s something special happening this Spring” campaign. It’s all about the new spring fashions! They are even offering free shipping on orders of $75 or more! “Jessica London® has designed a beautiful portfolio of Spring leather with more colors and styles, as well as high definition denim with new and improved fit jeans specially made for the plus size woman. The collection also…

Why I love my Sejour Leggings

It’s not every day when you fall in love with an article of clothing. I will admit I’m in love with my Sejour leggings. I know you might be thinking this sounds silly, but unless you own a pair you wouldn’t understand.Many pairs of leggings have come into my life and they’ve been OK. Sometimes they’ll fade after one wash or a new hole will appear out of no where. You know how frustrating that…

The Curvy Fashionista is the Fashion Cruze-arati!

I know you’ve heard about our very own Marie Denee, The Curvy Fashionista, snagging an amazing gig with Chevrolet. They just launched Cruze-arati; a new social media program that features six bloggers who are experts in their respective worlds-Fashion, Entertainment, Tech, Sports, Music and Travel. Marie is the fashion expert and she gets to travel the country in a Chevy Cruze covering all things fashion. Here’s a behind the scenes look of Marie interviewing LA-based…

Payless ShoeSource VIP NYC Sweepstakes

Payless ShoeSource wants to send you and a friend to New York City during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week! One grand prize winner will win a trip for two to NYC from February 11 to February 13, admission to the Lela Rose Fashion Show at Lincoln Center, the will get to shop at Payless with a $150 Gift Card, and get $500 in spending money.100 first prize winners will also be chosen and will walk away…

Beauty Review: Eucerin Smoothing Plus Essentials Lotion & Intensive Repair Plus Hand Crème

When Winter hits I know one thing is for sure, my hands will get dry and my skin will itch…it’s inevitable. I know I live in Southern California, but that doesn’t mean a thing. I load up on lotion like there’s no tomorrow. Dry is dry.One of my pet peeves is dry cuticles, especially when the skin around the nail starts peeling! You can’t even imagine how happy I was when Eucerin sent me their…

Spring Trends: Floral Prints

Floral prints for spring are a no brainer. I love a flowy skirt, billowy blouse, or flirty dress with this print. I know most of the country is STILL covered in snow, but let’s just close our eyes for a second. Imagine yourself taking a walk in the park wearing one of the skirts below with a tank top and sandals.Now that I’ve got you dreaming of spring, would you wear any of these floral…

Yes, you can shop at Charlotte Russe

Necklaces by Charlotte RusseMost curvy gals can’t shop at the affordable mall favorite Charlotte Russe. They don’t make clothes for us. In fact, every time I walk in there I always head right over to the accessories. Here are a few necklaces, handbags, and shoes that would make my spring shopping list in an instant! And everything featured in this post is $40 and under.Would any of these pieces make your shopping list?Totes by Charlotte…

Bootin’ Trend

I swore to myself that I would never wear combat boots again! I spent five years wearing them as I served in the United States Air Force. And when you wear them every single day, they lose any type of fashion appeal. But, the more I see them around, the more I want a pair. In fact, I saw this pair of Rocket Dog Rideon Vintage Worn boots at Marshalls the other day and I…

Day 1 of my JAFRA Experience

Celebrating their 55th year anniversary, JAFRA is holding their annual conference in style at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas!JAFRA, an international cosmetics company known for their popular Royal Jelly line, not only creates quality skin care products, but they also offer career opportunities.Day 1 brought consultants from all over the United States together for a motivating, educational, and empowering session. I was lucky enough to experience it all. It was so inspiring to be around…