5 Ways to Wear Tropical Prints—Even if You’re Not on Vacation

Whether you’re sitting pretty by the pool, running errands, or taking advantage of casual Friday, dressing in tropical prints help you hold onto that carefree summer vibe. Believe it or not, palm print pants can actually be cute. They might be too much of a statement in some offices, but if you work for a more…

How To Flatter Your Pear Shaped Figure

We recently discussed how to determine your body type and today we’re going to talk more in depth about the pear shape. Before we begin, you must confirm that you do indeed have a pear shaped body. As a quick recap, you have a pear shaped body when: Your hips are wider than your shoulder Extra weight generally accumulates…

How To Flatter Your Apple Figure

Before we begin to talk about dressing for your body type, you must confirm that you do indeed have an apple shaped body. Here are some other characteristics of the apple-shaped body: A wide torso Broad shoulders An average to fuller bust Thinner arms and legs A flat bottom Hips that are narrower than your bust…

Curvy Shopping Solutions

It’s no secret that I love to shop, but it wasn’t always this way. During my senior year at University I packed on a few pounds, and the struggle to dress myself began. At the time, I wore a uniform to work so that enabled me avoid the issue, but all too soon I was faced…

5 Ways To Wear Flare Jeans

Hold on to your jeans ladies, even when they aren’t trendy anymore. You never know exactly when they’ll be back in style, but I promise you’ll regret it if you have to re-purchase them. Anybody guilty of that? Don’t be shy; my hand is raised, but hey I lived and learned! Source: Mimi G Style…

5 Ways:To Rock A Crop Top

Don’t stash your crop tops away just yet! Take a look around I’m sure you’ll find inspiration to remix and layer this chic wardrobe staple. Image Credit Left:Olivia Taylor & Image Credit Right:Peace Love Shea We had a long debate this summer and the verdict is in…Every one can pull off a crop top. So, what are…

Behind The Scenes of A Better Day With Julie

Good morning everyone; I missed you all so much this past weekend! Let’s catch up. Recently, I was invited to be on A Better Day With Julie as a guest stylist and expert in frugal full figure fashion. I graciously accepted her invitation and challenge to find not one, but two complete holiday looks for less than…

From Summer To Fall

As the sun rose we officially transitioned into the autumn equinox. Which means it’s time to say farewell to summer and embrace fall. For me, this is an exciting season full of pumpkin lattes’s, sweet potato cake and of course fall fashion. This is the perfect time to reflect on our favorite summer outfits in…

Style Mistakes To Avoid On Date Night

I hate to break it to you, but date nights never become stress free. Whether it’s the first or hundredth date you will find yourself a little on edge. But never fear, your personal stylist is here! *feeling a little cheesy this morning*   Tip 1:Dress appropriately for the activity. You might wan’t to reconsider…

Trendy Tuesday

Short shorts are all the rage as the temperatures heat up all over the map! Lately, I find myself reaching for culottes more often than denim. This particular pair was purchased from Asos Curve more than a year ago, but they regularly add patterns and colors in this style to their inventory. This lovely satchel…

Trendy Tuesday

Just like fireworks and hot dogs, festive clothing is essential for celebrating the Fourth of July. So I teamed up with two of my favorite girls to show you how to dress the part! There’s so much to celebrate: It’s a long weekend filled with fun in the sun, beach parties and barbecues—oh, and our country’s…

word of the week:fest

Good morning my fellow fashion enthusiast’s! I’ve missed you all. So sorry the word of the week is a tad late. This time of year the Great Lakes region is fest obsessed! There is Litfest, Riotfest, Pridefest, Mayfest, Windy City Wine Fest, Midsommarfest, Blues Fest, BBQ Fest, Craft Beer Fest, the ever so crazy…Lollapalooza and…