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22 Oct
Tamika in Tshirt

I know I have been gone for a while, I have certainly missed “The Trendsetter”, this is my first love.  I am happy to announce that I made a giant step toward my goal as a plus size designer.

You can now purchase “Adore My Curves” T-shirts. Available in XL-XXXL white and black color ways with purple screen print. If you would like to purchase a T-shirt click HERE.

5 Must Haves For Summer

24 Jun

Summer has officially arrived and there are 5 items you must have. Some are NEW trends and others are items you probably already have in your closet. 


1. LONG PRINTED DRESSES : A big difference from the mini; you are covered but still feel cool. 

Marc by Marc Jacobs (multicolored) $278.80

Curtsey $115

Yaya Aflalo $196.35

Alice & Olivia Wrap Dress $130.04

Eva Franco Halter Dress $161.49


Lane Bryant Halter Dress $29.99

Lane Bryant Falling Medallions Dress $49.50

Rachel Pally Caftan Dress $248

Lily Print Maxi Dress $118

2. SHORT SHORTS : Show off those sexy legs; make it casual or dress it up.

Castle Starr Shorts $210

Beau Soliel Shorts $86

Elizabeth and James Undercover Shorts $245

Arden B Trapunto Waist Sailor Short $39.99


Gap Denim Short Shorts $39.50

Lane Bryant Twill Belt Shorts $29.99

Torrid Black Ripstop Shorts $34

Torrid Hot Pink Shorts $34

3. LIGHT CARDIGANSGreat for those cold night and ocean breeze. 

Banana Republic Crew Neck $69

Isaac Mizrahi Striped Cardigan $19.59

Juicy Couture Pointelle Cardigan $168


Ann Taylor Crewneck Cardigan $39.50

Target Mossimo Cardigan Sweater $19.99

Lane Bryant Cocoon Shrug $39.50

5. Totes Throw all your important stuff in a cute tote.

Rachel Pally Striped Beach Bag $150

C&C Reversible Beach Bag $88

Marc by Marc Jacobs Double Knit Word Tote Bag $88


Curvy Girl Hit Or Miss

10 Jun

(Pic Source)

Do you think Nikky committed a fashion HIT or MISS???



New Bridal Line @ Torrid

29 Apr

Torrid has started a NEW bridal line. The dresses are responsibly priced $140 – $220. Torrid also provides shoes, jewelry, and undergarments for the expecting bride. The line is exclusive only online. The only thing that I don’t like about the line is there isn’t a wide variety to choose. The above dress is vixen white satin mermaid available for $180. 

Below are some other dress from the bridal collection.

Goddess of Love Ivory Chiffon Wedding Gown $140

Adore Ivory Satin Chandelier Bridal Gown $220

Divine White Lace Halter Bridal Gown $220

Doll Face White Strapless Wedding Dress $170


Best Buy Of The Week 4/18

18 Apr

This week’s best buy are fashionable vest for all shape and size women. A great vest adds personality and attitude to your wardrobe. I can’t wait to get my vest. I’m not sure if I’m going to make it or buy it. But I will definitely be wearing a vest for the warmer weather. 

Deener Denim Vest $156

Z. Cavaricci Faded Denim Vest $17.99 (plus size)


Best Buy Of The Week – 4/12

12 Apr

This week’s best buy is an adorable jacket from Urban Outfitters for only $88. The above jacket is a bomber style silhouette with ruching along the neckline and side pockets. Rib Knit trim at the cuff and hem. The jacket is cotton and polyester. Available in size XS-L. 

The next best buy of the week is a stylish Utility jacket for curvy chicks from Liz Claiborne for only $65. The features are front utility pockets with modern neckline. An adjustable drawstring waist and hem. This jacket is made of cotton and spandex. Available in size 1x-3x.

Are You Prom Queen Worthy???

10 Apr

Okay, so prom will be here before you know it and you have no idea what to wear. You’re a curvy chick and you want to look just as flawless as your friends. And you’re having a hard time finding that perfect dress. Well you don’t have to wait any longer, below are some ideas for your special night.


White Eyelet Trapeze Dress $68

Blue & White Rose Print Wrap Dress $68

David’s Bridal Wild Orchid $135

David’s Bridal Black & White Strapless Dress $135

Blush Pink & Black Floral Halter Dress $88

Black & White Star Strapless Bubble Dress $68

Black Trapunto-Stitched Tube Dress $58


David’s Bridal Ivory Inspired Dress $189

David’s Bridal Sand Fairy Tale Dress $129.50

David’s Bridal White & Black Trumpet Dress $84.50

David’s Bridal Rose Petal Strapless Dress $135

David’s Bridal Espresso Trumpet Dress $229

David’s Bridal Satin Dress $120

David’s Bridal Marine Criss-Cross Empire Dress $170

Torrid Black & White Glitter Goddess Halter Dress $88

Torrid Black Lace Chandelier Halter Gown $250

David’s Bridal One-Shoulder Goddess Dress $99.50

Curvy Swim Wear

4 Apr


Everyone loves shopping for swim wear (yeah right). But it’s something you go to do if you plan on looking sexy for the Summer. Just because your curvy don’t mean you can’t show some skin. The hardest think about buying swim wear is finding what fits your shape and color.

Below are some ideas.

 Hour Glass Figure: Bust & hips are basically the same circumference with a smaller waist.


Torrid Polka Dot Swim Suit $78

 Old Navy Metallic Swim Suit $49.50

 Pear Shape Figure: Wider hips than shoulders carry extra weight below waistline.


 LB Daisy Print Maillot Swim Wear $99.50

Torrid Black Gold Stud Halter $78 

 Inverted Triangle: The heaviest part is the top (top heavy) with a smaller bottom. 


Old Navy Halter Swim Suit $49.50 

LB Oceanus Miraclesuit $132

 Apple Figure: Most of the weight is at the mid-section. 


LB Mircalesuit Sonatina Tank $138 

Torrid Black & White Stripe Halter$44 


Curvy Girl Fashion Hit or Miss???

1 Apr


(Pic Source)

Do you think America committed a fashion HIT or MISS???

* America Ferrera in David Meister  

Old Navy Introduces New Lingerie Collection For Plus Size

29 Mar


I have such a love hate relationship with Old Navy. I really like their clothes for curvy chicks. But I was disappointed with them when they discontinued their plus size from their stores. Old Navy is definitely on my good side right now by supplying lingerie for curvy women. The prices are reasonable, $29.50 for each and if you buy 2 or more $25.  The panties are $10.50 for each and if you buy 2 or more $8. For these women with a really big bust their bras go up to 46DDD!!! How great is that???  

I’m really excited about this. Everyone women wants to feel sexy underneath her clothes. Below are some samples of their lingerie. 

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