Redefining My Style w/ Curve Girl

I remember there was a time when I truly believed that being fat meant I couldn’t be beautiful or stylish. Every narrative ever spun to me as a child growing up overweight was: “Don’t you want to lose weight so you can be prettier?” And for a long time beauty and weight were synonymous to…

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Curve Girl: Hourglass Ivory Egyptian Harem Wrap Over Embellished Dress

So if you read my article on the Lifestyled Honors Event; then you know I had an all-white mixer to attend and I had to be as stylish as possible! That’s why when I was scrolling Curve Girl in search of something fun and glam that no one else would be wearing; I knew I…

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What I Wore: My Looks for TCF Style Expo

So now that its already been a week since the fabulous experience that was the TCF Style Expo here in Atlanta (take me back seriously!); I’m ready to sit down and give full deets on ┬ámy wardrobe for the weekend. I will be honest and tell ya’ll that a lot of thought went into what…

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APY’s Recap: The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo 2017

*ALL PHOTOS ARE COURTESY OF NICK DUPREE OF ROYAL VISIONZ UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED* So just a few months ago I announced I would be in attendance at The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo. After much anticipation, this past weekend that time arrived! Let me tell all ya’ll who did not attend: ALL THAT ANTICIPATION WAS WORTH…

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Sunday Swag: 1950’s Retro

If there’s anything I’m thankful to my dad for; it’s definitely my love of old black and white movies! As a kid, I used to snuggle up and watch AMC (way before the days of Walking Dead) with my dad almost daily. Joan Crawford and Bette Davis are two of my favorite actresses. You know…

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Sunday Swag: Chevron Maxi

It’s Sunnnnday! That means the weekend is quickly coming to a close! And if you’re a working fatshionista like me, that also means you’re probably headed into work tomorrow. But never fear, Sunday also means I get to bring you guys my ‘Sunday Swag’. Today’s look is brought to you by eShakti: I’ve owned this…

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Finding My Way in the Plus Size Blogger Arena

When I first started blogging in the days of yore i.e MySpace, I remember just needing an outlet to say the things that were on my mind. I didn’t even know at the time that what I was doing was actually considered “blogging”. At that time in my life I felt like I had little…

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From Saturday to Monday – 3 Simple Looks

Ok so, I had a pretty eventful weekend and I thought I looked pretty cute even though I didn’t take official pics or anything. Since I shared them on Instagram I figured why not share them here. This is my blog after all right? On Saturday I had the pleasure of attending a dear friend’s…

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6 Ways I’m Preparing for The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo

Ok so I mentioned that this year I would be attending my first Curvy Fashionista Style Expo as  press and that I’m super excited for this opportunity! I am definitely looking forward to opportunities to network and to build my brand. This blog is my baby that I’ve been nurturing for quite some time and…

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Fresh Friday’s Look Book: From Work to Date Night

Ok Ok, so I know it’s not Friday, but this was supposed to be posted yesterday. Can you forgive ya girl? *insert puppy dog eyes here* So as promised, I’m sharing looks that I find fab whether for work, play or any other occasion you can think of. All looks that I post on Fresh…

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