I'm a Gemini, which I feel like accurately describes me in many areas of my life, but especially in my style. There's a hyper-feminine side where I L-O-V-E floral prints, midi skirts, and polka dots, but I also love being aggressive & edge with sheer fabrics, bondage collars, and leather. If I had to distill that down to one word, let's just go with: moody.
With our brick and mortar plus size boutique in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, we get to meet plus size travelistas on a daily basis. People travel from around the world to visit New York City, and we love meeting you IRL at the shop!
More local customers (and those online) have mentioned wanting to travel – but are worried about traveling as a plus size person. I have traveled around the world (Argentina and Italy this year!), and so I thought it'd be great to share plus size travel tips with you!
Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year. I'm one of those, "Halloween is a month long affair" kind of gal, with multiple costume changes.
The thing is, Halloween costumes are kind of pricy for terrible smelling fabrics and sometimes scratchy fabrics. According to inhabitat, 170 million Americans will celebrate Halloween by dressing up, and 85% of those costumes will be on their way to a landfill on November 1st.
But, with a little creativity, you can create fun and impressive Halloween costumes through purchasing smaller accessories – and pairing them with fabulous clothing...
Do you get really excited when a news story breaks that's about plus size issues or body positivity? Want to diversify your media a little bit?
WE FEEL YOU!
Below are a few of our favorite small or indie publications and people, who we follow for breaking news and essays about body positivity and body politics:
Started almost 10 years ago by the one and only Marie Denee, The Curvy Fashionista is like a WWD for plus size fashion. The TCF email list is also great, delivering a daily digest...