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ANNOUNCEMENT: New & Bigger Location!

ANNOUNCEMENT:  New & Bigger Location!

Hey babe,

When we first opened our doors in 2017, we knew that we would outgrow the shop space – FAST!  

For the past year, we've been looking for a new location, one that would let us carry more styles, as well as space for plus size vintage and re-sale.

AND WE FINALLY FOUND IT!  I signed the lease today!

Alexis Krase signs lease for new bigger plus size boutique

Plus BKLYN is moving to 490 Metropolitan Ave in Brooklyn.  The new store has 4X the space than our current one, and it...


Our Favorite Plus Size Facebook Groups

Our Favorite Plus Size Facebook Groups

Finding "your people" in 2018, can be tough – especially as a plus size fashionista!  January is especially tough, being full of negative body talk, so we thought we'd round up some of our favorite plus size Facebook groups you can join.

1.  The Curvy Fashionista Community

This group is pretty self-explanatory, full of FB Lives and comment trains full of selfies.  The group has about 5,500 members, with babes chiming in from all over the globe!

The Curvy Fashionista Community

2. Mermaid...


Meet Alex of Chubby Struggles

Meet Alex of Chubby Struggles

Over the last few months, we've shared interviews with some of our favoite plus size bloggers.
Today's blogger interview is with one of my favorite humans: Alex Sundstrom of Chubby Struggles.  Alex is a plus size fashion and sex blogger based in Houston, Texas, who is known for her love of bold and colorful fashion.  You can follow Alex on Instagram and check out her blog here.

PBK:  Thanks for joining us, Alex!  Why did you decide to start blogging? What/who inspired you to...


F*ck Diet Culture! 7+ Body Positive Memes That Will Make You Literally LOL

F*ck Diet Culture!  7+ Body Positive Memes That Will Make You Literally LOL

 

The plus BKLYN team group chat is full of body positive memes. From cutting political snark to self-love rebellion to "I literally lol'd!" we've sent them to each other! 

We thought it would be fun to share a few memes with you.  Where possible, we've linked to the OP (original poster), but we couldn't find sources for all.  If you know a source that we've missed, please drop us a line and let us know!

1.  Becca knows what's up.

2.  Your True Purpose in Life via


11 Plus Size Bloggers Who Are Obsessed with Christmas

11 Plus Size Bloggers Who Are Obsessed with Christmas

The Holiday Season has arrived, which means ice skating at Rockefeller Center and beautiful holiday displays on 5th Avenue in NYC.

It's also a great time to spruce up your Instagram feed, following bloggers who love Christmas as much as you do!  Here are a few of our faves:

1. Alex of Chubby Struggles

Alex looks positively angelic in some of her pictures, and she has a pretty fun sense of humor.  This Houston-based blogger doesn't see much snow, but that doesn't stop her from living her best Christmas life.

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