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Coming to NYC for NYFW? Let's Party!

Hey babe!

Do you live in NYC, or are you coming into town for NYFW?  Join us on Friday, September 7, for a party co-hosted by Brianne of The Huntswoman.

You'll need to get a ticket (capacity IS limited) which you can snag here.  We'll also have doughnuts, champagne and juice.

All gender identities are welcome to attend this community event!


Blogger Spotlight: Meet Chaya of Mechanic Shop Femme

Blogger Spotlight:  Meet Chaya of Mechanic Shop Femme

Recently  we (the plus BKLYN Team), realized that *WE* can share some shine with plus bloggers, creatives and business owners.
Today, we're excited to chat with Chaya Milchtein, who blogs over on Mechanic Shop Femme.  In addition to blogging about plus fashion and the automotive industry, Chaya also runs online classes for people looking to learn how to buy a used car, service their car, etc.
You can follow Chaya on Facebook, Twitter and

Coming to CurvyCon? 5+ Tips for Your Trip to NYC!

Coming to CurvyCon?  5+ Tips for Your Trip to NYC!

Last year was my first Curvy Con, and Ivy and I had a BLAST.  People from all over the USA (and Canada!) come to theCurvyCon to shop and see their internet besties IRL.

We've started getting questions about what to do/see in NYC, and tips for navigating the city.  Of course you'll want to stop into plus BKLYN while you're in town, and here are some of are our top recs:

theCURVYcon



1.  Packing Tips

I totally get that people want to wear fashion...


11 Reasons You Deserve Clothing You Love, According to the Experts

11 Reasons You Deserve Clothing You Love, According to the Experts

No longer is plus-size fashion a wasteland. Unlike a decade ago, when finding ANY trendy items in larger sizes was a challenge, online and indie stores like plus BKLYN are offering a wider (pun intended) and more thoughtful selection of plus-size fashion, from trends to basics.

A deeper issue, though, is that often we can feel like our bodies are unworthy of taking advantage of this newly-available apparel.

"Maybe that influencer on Instagram can be okay wearing a crop top, but MY belly is the wrong shape."


Meet Body Positive Artist, Shoog McDaniel (NSFW)

Meet Body Positive Artist, Shoog McDaniel (NSFW)

Photo documentation is something that I have been interested in for a long time, and I found great joy in producing snapshots that captured tender and hilarious moments, and being able to show those to my friends.