How to Rock a Maxi Dress

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Image source Available in a variety of materials, prints, and colors, maxi dresses have never been more en vogue. Perfect for any occasion, you can accessorize a maxi dress with killer heels for a night out, pumps for a day out or even sneakers for a fresh, day-time look. For new ways to rock a maxi dress this summer, check out our top tips below…Read Now

The Stripe Edit


Hey Socialites! Are ya’ll excited about the impending summer weather, the smell of hot sand and sea water, and longer days? As a plus sized girl, I used to loathe this time of year, but lately I am super geeked up about the latest summer fashions.  The trends are really amazing this year, inclusive of all sizes, and you just know that I am lovingRead Now

It’s A Coral Affair!

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When Pantone announced that Living Coral is the 2019 Color Of The Year, I got super excited! They describe the color as “An animating and life-affirming hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge” Simply put: Coral is bright, fun, and perfect for Spring and Summer! I love Coral, because the color plays up the golden undertones in my skin,Read Now

Polka Dots: A Carefree Closet Essential!

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Hey Socialites! Today I want to talk to you about a print that has become a huge trend for Spring 2019: Polka Dots! (Who’da thunk it?) This whimsical pattern was seen all over Fashion Week runways and was featured in shows for Dolce & Gabanna, Marni, Fendi, and Prada, to name just a few! I’d say that Polka Dots have some serious haute couture andRead Now

My eShakti Custom Dress Experience!

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Happy Wednesday Socialites! One of the things that I love the most about blogging is that I get to experience new things, and share them with my readers! eShakti recently reached out to me and wanted to know if I’d be willing to review their dresses. As I’m more of a jeans and tee kinda gal, I’d heard about eShakti, but had never visited theRead Now

Wedges: The BEST Shoe For The 30+ Club

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I can’t think of another shoe silhouette more divisive than the wedge: Either you love ’em or you hate ’em (or like my husband, you just plain don’t understand ’em!)  I am a huge fan of wedges, however, my love affair with them did not begin until around 3 years ago. Let me tell you all the details…   Sometime, shortly after Bella was born,Read Now

Tuck In Your Shirt Curvy Girl! It’s Ok!

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Hey socialites! If you’ve been reading my blog for any length of time, you know all about my lower belly fat that I lovingly refer to as “fluff”, or grudgingly refer to as a “FUPA.” (It all depends on how I’m feeling.)  Because of this lower belly pudge, I always believed I could never tuck in my tops or show my belt, like those willowyRead Now

Accessories: The Spring/Summer 2019 Report

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What’s the one way to take your outfit from meh to wow? Accessories! Carefully chosen accessories can instantly transform a plain ensemble into a show-stopping outfit. A chic  clutch bag can take a basic black dress and turn it into catwalk-worthy attire. A silk scarf can add a sophisticated edge to a plain t-shirt and a pair of peg leg trousers. And, a pair of oversizedRead Now

Soften Your Wardrobe With These Ballerina Inspired Pieces

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Hey Socialites! Random fact about me: I grew up doing ballet, and continued to dance well into adulthood, thanks to classes in college, and sweaty, challenging barre workouts! While the days of tutus and tights are now long over for me, I continue to watch Svetlana Zakharova YouTube videos on a weekly basis, or dust off my New York City Ballet workout DVD when theRead Now

My Most Functional Handbag!

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Hey Socialites!  I have always been a sucker for a great bag (shoes and bags always fit, no matter what size you are!), and there are certain handbag silhouettes that are not only fashion forward, but also functional!  Most women I know have so many essentials that they cart around daily: Cell phones, tablets, cash, cards, etc., and they need a bag that will allowRead Now