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Where to buy jeans when you’re short and plus size?

Fashion Advice Plus Size Fashion

I hope you can take a few minutes to answer a question about jeans. I used to wear NYDJ in an 18WP (women's petite). NYDJ has stopped making WP-size denim. I've tried other brands and haven't found any that fit well. I'm 5'4 1/2″ and weigh about 200 pounds.  I have a short rise, so plus size in a short length droop horribly in the crotch, even with a belt.…

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Spring fashion purchases hits and misses by wardrobe oxygen Spring Shopping Hits Misses

Recent Fashion Purchases: Hits and Misses

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I’ve been doing some shopping. I had the rewardStyle conference, but I also had plenty of holes in my spring/summer wardrobe. A few of the things I ordered, and whether they worked or not. While I usually organize by retailer, this time I will organize by need/category of item:…

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wardrobe oxygen what i wore - slouchy chic featuring stella carakasi and NYDJ What I Wore: Slouchy Chic

What I Wore: Slouchy Chic

Outfit Posts Winter

sweater | jeans | boots | sunglasses | bag Sweater: c/o Stella Carakasi (L) | Camisole: c/o Stella Carakasi (L) | Jeans: NYDJ (12P) | Booties: VANELi c/o Marmi Shoes (similar) | Bag: Rough & Tumble Bags | Bracelet: Had forever (similar) | Sunglasses: Ray-Ban | Ring: Amazon | Initial Necklace: Etsy This past week got warm and finally felt like spring then this weekend happened and it's cold and…

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Wardrobe Oxygen featuring a Bernardo packable down hooded parka, L.L. Bean Harness Boots, and Ray-Ban aviators

What I Wore: Real Cold

Outfit Posts Winter

Hooded Packable Down Parka: Bernardo (on sale!) (plus option) | Jeans: NYDJ (plus option) | Boots: L.L. Bean (similar) | Bag: Rebecca Minkoff (similar) | Cashmere Beanie: Halogen (this year's version) | Scarf: c/o Nepali by TDM Designs (RIP) (similar) | Ice Cleats: Yaktrax | Gloves: Emerson's from her Christmas stocking (cheapy “magic” stretch ones from Target) | Sunglasses: Ray-Ban Last night it snowed, and while there wasn't a lot,…

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Wardrobe Oxygen featuring a Foxcroft plaid shirt, Bernardo vest, and Adora Bags leather tote What I Wore: Weekend Style

What I Wore: Weekend Style

Fall Fashion Outfit Posts

Shirt: c/o Foxcroft (14)  (plus version) | Jeans: NYDJ (14 P) | Vest: Bernardo (L) (this year's version, plus size) | Boots: Fitzwell Wide Calf (similar) | Bag: c/o Adora Bags | Bracelet: Had forever (similar) | Sunglasses: Ray-Ban Welcome to my weekend!  For this sort of weather, you can usually find me in jeans, a striped tee or plaid shirt, booties or boots, and this vest.  It's perfect for…

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What I Wore: Town Festival

What I Wore: Town Festival

Fall Fashion Outfit Posts

Sweater: c/o Foxcroft (Large) | Tee: Amazon (Large) | Jeans: NYDJ (12P) | Boots: L.L. Bean | Bag: Rebecca Minkoff (similar) | Sunglasses: Ray-Ban A couple weekends ago I attended the Greenbelt Rhythm and Drum Festival in our town center.  Live music from 11am into the evening, they had drums and other instruments for the attendees to use, craft and music projects for kids, face painting, vendors, food, and much…

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Recent Purchases: Shopping Fails and Wins, Wardrobe Edition

personal style shopping tips Spring

This is the time of year when I am at my largest. Shorter spans of daylight, holidays full of fattening goodies, and plenty of ice and snow to scare my arm into perma-hibernation takes its toll on the body. I’ve made a few purchases to fill in a couple gaps in this current size (a 14 petite in most brands) but have also made a couple purchases thinking of warmer…

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