For several years I’ve walked around and have been asked numerous times by men and women “Are you a model”? "Are you a makeup artist”? I’ve always been a little surprised or felt that some men were being flirtatious most of the time - although it made me blush. I’ve often heard that others can ... Read MoreFull-Figured Modeling: What’s Holding You Back?
Love is in the air and Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Whether you’re planning a ladies night out with your girls, or a hot date night with your lover, makeup is a must! With just getting over the holidays it’s time to DIY (DO IT YOURSELF) and save money. Learn the tricks of the ... Read More2015 Valentine Day Makeup Look
There is nothing more embarrassing than trying to take pictures at a fashion show. Well, I've learned my lesson and duly noted. But that doesn't help me this time. I love clothes. People may not know it because I always talk about my business ventures (which includes Curvy Girl Closet). So any time I get ... Read MoreWhy I’ll Never Use an iPad at a Fashion Show Again
The winter season is here and for many of us dealing with cold weather, that means bundling up to keep warm. The times of rocking bare legs with skirts and dresses are on hold until warmer weather returns. But wearing hosiery doesn’t have to mean wearing your blah/boring black or beige pantyhose. Tights are a ... Read More10 Great Places A “ Curvy Girl” Can Buy Tights and Socks For The Winter Season
The holidays are here and the gifting bug has hit us all. There is no need to break the bank, thrifting this year is ecofriendly and economical. Having the ability to thrift and save money will give you more time to spend with family and friends. Enjoy these 5 gift giving thrift tips. All 5 ... Read More5 Holiday Thrift Gifts ideas all under $25
The age old question in fashion is who exactly determines what's considered "fashionable"? It's a loaded question that women of all sizes and ages have battled with for years. Ask 100 different women and you'll get 120 different answers. Here is the answer. Fashion, much like art and beauty, are all in the eye of ... Read MoreWho Says You're Not Fashionable?
The world of fashion can be so cut-throat. Everyone's always trying to trump the next person to show how much more fashionable or knowledgeable they are. And plus size fashionistas, while coming up in ranks, get overshadowed by the "main stream" (read: thinner) fashionistas. It's enough to make you want to pull your hair out, ... Read MoreTop 5 Best Curvy Fashion Bloggers
We're looking for bloggers. But not just any bloggers. Bloggers who have a great sense of style. Who knows how to put together a fabulous outfit regardless of the labels on the inside. Who understands the needs, frustrations and happy place for the plus size women. Is this you? If you have an eye for ... Read MoreBloggers Wanted
I'm just your ordinary, every day, mom, mogul & power broker. That chick from the Bronx (originally) who grew up, found success and made a life for herself. I've always loved clothes and shopping is therapy for me. But at 45 (yes, I'm 45 and proud) my priorities aren't what they were at 25. OK, ... Read MoreWhat's Your 'Style'? Pinterest & Instagram to the Rescue
Or are we just being played by the media. While I am a curvy chick, I believe we all, all women who love clothes and fashion, should stick together. We shouldn't be divided. Beauty comes in all shapes, sizes and textiles. It's great that the media, fashion industry and well the world have taken notice. ... Read MoreIs the Plus Size Revolution Really Here?