More Than Clothes

My review of Lancome's Grandiose Mascara in black.

Lancome Grandiose Mascara Review

The folks at Influenster and Lancome sent me a tube of Grandiose Mascara for review. Instead of the traditional purple/pink Influesnter box it came in a black box and here was my first impression: Perhaps the over packaging of the box is part of the grandiose … [Read More...]

My review of Garnier's Lift Eye Cream.

Garnier Naturals Lift Eye Cream

I bought Garnier Skin Naturals Lift Anti-Wrinkle Firming Eye Cream when I picked up a few other products to try that were also on sale at the time. This little tube turned out to be one of my favorite products. It comes in a 15ml tube for about $20. I have never … [Read More...]

Baby, It’s Cold Outside!

Plus size purple coat from Woman Within.

The Purple Coat

Mmmm, I love purple. Woman Within has this cute purple coat with ribbed knit trim and a-line. If you are not fond of purple it also comes in black. … [Read More...]

Red and black tiger print coat from Carmakoma.

Tiger Stripe Coat

Rawrr! That's what I thought when I first saw Carmakoma's Surpreame tiger stripe coat. Then I took a closer look and realized it wasn't really tiger … [Read More...]

I love this black and white two tone jacket.

Black and White Jacket

Black and white is coming on strong for the remainder of winter and into spring as shown by this amazing jacket from Addition-Elle. It's faux leather … [Read More...]

Plus Size Lingerie

Plus size pretty bras from Lane Bryant.

Building a Foundation

With Lane Bryant Plus size personality, Marcy Guevara takes us on a visual tour of some of Cacique's pretty and functional bras as well as offering … [Read More...]

Plus size pretty blue bra from Addition-Elle.

Pretty Blue Bras

Addition-Elle's bras keep getting prettier and prettier but I especially like their current array of pretty blue bras. Whether you like satin, or … [Read More...]

What’s On Top

Whitney Thompson modeling for Allistyle plus size eco-friendly clothing

Wrinkle Free & Eco-Friendly

Looking for a little eco-friendliness in your clothing? Allistyle is a Canadian shop offering clothing from bamboo and organic cotton. They boast that … [Read More...]

Houndstooth jacket from Ulla Popken.

Houndstooth Jacket

One of my favorite fall patterns is houndstooth especially if it is in classic black and white. I love this cute little houndstooth jacket from Ulla … [Read More...]

This multi-tone Kaleidoscope top is from City Chic Online.

Kaleidoscope Top

I know if I spent any length of time looking at this top my eyes would go wonky but I just love it. I love the mixture of colors especially the grey … [Read More...]

A Special Dress

Karen Ward and Your Big Sister's Closet.

Your Big Sister’s Closet

Your Big Sister's Closet has come a long way since I first mentioned it in 2012. It has been exciting to watch Karen Ward, the mastermind and … [Read More...]

My take on dresses for the bride, party, and guest from Igigi.

Celebrating Weddings with Igigi

If you have known me any length of time then you know I am a huge proponent of Igigi both for their style and their quality made plus size clothing. … [Read More...]

Toe Tapping Fun

My favorite Jimmy Choo sandals.

Choo Choo

Jimmy Choo that is and yes, they ship to Canada. They have a Delivery Duty Paid site which means you pay for everything before it hits your doorstep. … [Read More...]

Accessories

How to tie a plus size sarong around your neck.

Tying a Sarong

Cruise-side, poolside or deck-side, a sarong is a perfect accessory for your bathing suit no matter where you hang out. Whether you are covering away the chill or are a little bashful there is no right way or wrong way to tie a sarong but here are five ways … [Read More...]

My review of Lancome's Grandiose Mascara in black.

Lancome Grandiose Mascara Review

The folks at Influenster and Lancome sent me a tube of Grandiose Mascara for review. Instead of the traditional purple/pink Influesnter box it came in a black box and here was my first impression: Perhaps the over packaging of the box is part of the … [Read More...]