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ReVolution, Not ReSolution!

It’s that time of year when we’re bombarded with hype in order to pour over 60 billion dollars into the coffers of the weight loss industry. Between ads for diet programs (like Weight Watchers with famous stock holder Oprah Winfrey) and products (like prescription medication Contrave), the message is that our bodies… and even our brains… aren’t acceptable. We’re… Continue reading ReVolution, Not ReSolution!

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Glamour x Lane Bryant

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the introduction of Glamour x Lane Bryant. It’s part of a partnership between plus-size retailer, Lane Bryant and fashion magazine, Glamour. Announced in March, the collaboration also includes special issue magazines like the now infamous “Chic at Any Size” edition which named comedienne Amy Schumer as one… Continue reading Glamour x Lane Bryant

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OOTD: Leggings, Tunics and Boots. Oh, Yay!

Hi there, beautiful people! I hope you’re all doing well and enjoying the Fall (or Spring if you’re in the Southern Hemisphere). Fall is such a great season, don’t you think? Crisp air, red and golden leaves, freshly picked apples and pumpkins, soups and stews simmering on lazy Sunday afternoons… what’s not to love? One… Continue reading OOTD: Leggings, Tunics and Boots. Oh, Yay!

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A Night with L&T and LB

Last night I attended 2 events celebrating plus-size style during New York Fashion Week. First was Curvy Night Out, presented by CURVY Magazine and Lord & Taylor. The event was emceed by Patty Hughes, CURVY Magazine’s creative director, and Lord & Taylor’s personal shopper/stylist, Micah Feliciano. It was a pleasure to meet the magazine’s editor, Keke Simot… Continue reading A Night with L&T and LB

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Because I Love My Body (aka In Defense of Corissa)

One of the fashion bloggers I enjoy following is Corissa of Fat Girl Flow. I love her style and “I’m fat and don’t give a fuck what anyone says about it” attitude. Recently she posted a video where she stated “Do not look me in the eye, tell me you are on Weight Watchers and… Continue reading Because I Love My Body (aka In Defense of Corissa)