May is almost at an end. Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer is a little over a week away and the temperatures have FINALLY gotten warmer!! YAY!! During the summer I’m usually in sleeveless dresses and tops. The warmth of the sun on my shoulders is such a great feeling. After YEARS of hiding… Continue reading Springing into Summer with Avenue
Having professed a penchant for pretty paisley prints, I’m thrilled to see what Avenue is offering for their Spring/Summer collection. I just love the vibrant colors and patterns… perfect for the warm weather Apparently there are lots of other fans of paisley because this ruffle-hemmed sleeveless top is completely sold out Fortunately there are other choices….… Continue reading Pretty in Paisley with Avenue
Hi Beauties! It’s been a month since the debut of Ashley Nell Tipton’s collection for JC Penney’s Boutique + line. However, with a limited clothing budget, I had to wait on the combination of extra cash and a good sale. You know how it is, right? I love the jacket with chiffon I got from Tipton’s… Continue reading JCP & Ashley Nell Tipton’s Spring Collection
As a fat woman who wears size 26/28 and sometimes 30/32, it’s disappointing when clothes are promised to be for “all women” but the size charts belie that promise. It’s a topic I’ve written on several times before when Old Navy, Kelly Osbourne and Melissa McCarthy launched collections that did not fit all bodies. I’m… Continue reading #AllMeansALL!!!
Hi Beauties! On Thursday, I had the pleasure of attending the launch event for WynneLayers. Designed by Marla Wynne and her daughter, Sydney, the collection features loose, light, flowing pieces in soft, coordinating colors to mix and match … perfect for Spring and Summer! I love Marla’s designs but didn’t think any would fit me since I… Continue reading WynneLayers Launch
Hi Beautiful People! I hope you’re all doing well and enjoying the year thus far.February feels like it’s zipping by! Don’t know about where you live but it was COLD here this morning so I wore one of my favorite tunics by Ellos from fullbeauty.com. It’s so warm and I love the deep wine color… Continue reading OOTD – Art and Wine (tunic)