Why The Simply Be Relaunch Is A Big Deal For The US

Before major retailers like Target and JCPenney started really paying attention to plus size women there was British retailer Simply Be. They recently unveiled their global rebrand just in time to debut their Spring 2018 line, which highlights athleisure, swim, prom, festival ready-to-wear styles, and accessories.
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That Time I Tried On The Best Pair Of Jeans EVER at The NYDJ National Fit Tour

When’s the last time you went to the mall, tried on jeans and stomped away cause nothing fit. That is my life! That is usually the fate of my denim try-on moments. BUT I was recently invited out to Roosevelt Field Mall to check out the NYDJ National Fit Tour and my skeptical mind has been changed. I’ve gotta brag about my experience to…
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FullBeauty Spring Trends IT List (Featuring Me!)

This year I told myself that I would utilize all of my talents. Back in the day, I did some modeling (that’s sounds so, “Welcome to the 40 and over club” but whatever!). And by modeling I mean…I was local. AF! I did all those borderline ghetto fashion shows in the DMV and I even went on to produce a huge show in…
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What I Wore For Our Engagement Photos

I don’t how I forgot to show y’all my engagement photos but I did and I apologize. Oh wait I know how, we’re planning this wedding all by ourselves (more on that later)! So let me tell you how these engagement photos came about… because they almost didn’t happen!
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7 Things To Buy Yourself This Valentine’s Day (Whether you’re Single, Married or Complicated)

We all know that the best gifts that you’ve ever received were the ones you bought yourself. So this Valentine’s day I think it’s high time you pamper yourself (single, married or complicated) with a few things that will make your heart completely turn over and swoon with joy and other sappy stuff. I mean after all, the relationship you…
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I Went To The Soul Train Awards With Burlington & This Is What I Wore

Thanks to my friends at Burlington I was available to travel to Las Vegas to not only walk the red carpet for the Soul Train Awards but I actually got to attend the live show. The show is airing on November 27th on BET and there’s a really big chance that you’ll see me on your screen so get your phones ready to Snapchat. If you’re…
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23 Plus Size Winter Coats Under $200 You Should Have Already Purchased

Since it hasn’t gotten super cold, it might be time to talk plus size winter coats! But can someone tell me how we got here though? It was just a “John Blaze” type of hot outside like…two days ago. And it’s fittin’ to be 60 degrees tomorrow. Next week we’re barely hitting 30 degrees and that damn hawk is all the…
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13 Plus Size Bloggers Who Will Make You Not Miss Summer

OMG! How did we get here? It seems like just yesterday I was chasing off pigeons at the beach and slapping chub rub repellant on my thighs because the heat and humidity would not let me be great. Fall came through the door like a midnight Beyonce album and now we are all scrambling to get our sweaters out of…
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Ashley Graham & Addition Elle Team Up to Prove Body Diversity is Really Sexy

This season’s NYFW offered all the glamour and opulence fashion lovers have come to expect. But some brands, like Opening Ceremony and Pyer Moss, also used their platform to challenge social boundaries, leading many to wonder about fashion’s role in shifting social conversations.
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The Bikini All Plus Size Women Need This Summer

I’m gonna keep this short and sweet because I am currently in Vegas living my best life with my best friend. I was invited by IHG Rewards Club for a weekend of 114 degree weather (trust this is not me complaining) and there may have been a few Vegas shows, a Spa visit and unlimited poolside cocktails. More on that later. But…
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