The Best Stylish Wide Calf Boots
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The Best Stylish Wide Calf Boots

If you’re like me, you can’t go into any old shoe department and grab a pair of tall boots because they just won’t fit.  Even when I was a single-digit clothing size I wore wide calf boots, and I have always struggled to find stylish wide calf boots that are…

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Plus-Size Fashion for Grown Women Survey
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Plus-Size Fashion for Grown Women Survey

Recently Glamour did a whole series of content about plus-size fashion and it is FANTASTIC.  Part of this series was the introduction of the Glamour Plus Size Fashion Awards.  This is the first year, and I am thrilled this will be an annual event, similar to the awards that magazines…

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Dressing to Disguise a Belly in Summer
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Dressing to Disguise a Belly in Summer

I have a large stomach that can easily pass for being seven or more months pregnant if I let it hang out and do not camouflage. Wearing A-line garments is tricky because I inevitably get asked if I’m pregnant. My “uniform” is slacks, a fitted tee or shirt, and a…

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Chub Rub: How to Fight it and Heal it This Summer
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Chub Rub: How to Fight it and Heal it This Summer

Girl, I see your Google searches and I feel your pain… literally. The dreaded chub rub. Thighs rubbing together is bad enough, but add sweat and you can end up with a rash, welts, zits, and more. I’ve tried a ton of products on the market and more fail rather…

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What I Wore: Universal Standard Petite Avenir Dress
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What I Wore: Universal Standard Petite Avenir Dress

It’s good to have a few versatile dresses in your closet at the ready for all sorts of situations.  This dress from Universal Standard has been worn many times yet this is its debut on the blog.  I love that it’s a classic style with an edge thanks to a…

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Universal Standard Foundation Mystery Box Review
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Universal Standard Foundation Mystery Box Review

Have you heard about the Universal Standard Foundation Mystery Box? This weekend only, Universal Standard is offering this cool offer – starting at $50 you pick your choice of mystery box in your size. The box will include one piece from their Foundation line with two other pieces.  You don’t…

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Honing Your Personal Style As You Age
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Honing Your Personal Style As You Age

Been following you for ages and I’m a big fan! I’m a 38-year-old stay at home mom. I live in Raleigh, NC – home of the country club set. Though I love this preppy look, since I am plus sized, I feel like this style is aging me. I guess…

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Nordstrom is Killing It in the Plus Size Department
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Nordstrom is Killing It in the Plus Size Department

I sometimes wonder about buyers for department stores; it’s like they think anyone over a size 12 wants to wear only dark and dreary colors and waterfall cardigans. However, Nordstrom seems to be stepping up their plus size game. Recently perusing their New Arrivals, I saw so many stylish, pretty,…

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