Novelty Prints + Eloquii Sale

A quick scroll through my archives will lead you to a girl knee-deep in novelty prints from various vintage shops around NYC. I was in college/fresh out when the recession hit and discount thrift shopping became the norm for our fashion generation, which I didn’t mind because honestly I love tapping into retro eras for inspiration. So when I saw…
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What is Megababe Thigh Rescue? A Review.

Megababe, what are you and where can I get some? Earlier this summer, my girl Katie Sturino of The 12ish Style launched Megababe with one banging product that I swear by – the Megababe Thigh Rescue. This chafe protection bar is the stuff dreams are made of, the chub-rub solution I’ve been waiting for (no lie) my entire life. Summer in…
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Essence Festival x Lane Bryant

Essence Festival is one of the pinnacle celebrations of Black womanhood, and yet somehow I’ve never been. So this year, I partnered with my family at Lane Bryant and my good friend Essie Golden to attend because I felt it was important to experience it (I mean, I’m 30 c’mon). They agreed. There are so many different types of women…
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Summer Jumpsuit | Gwynnie Bee

A good summer jumpsuit is hard to come by, especially plus size. You want something that is obviously lightweight, but also one that is easy to get in and out of since you’ll be going from work to rooftop to home making dinner (I assume you’re like me). I personally can’t stand to do a dance in the bathroom while…
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Warp + Weft Plus Size Jeans [JFK]

There’s something about a great pair of jeans and what it can do for a person, especially a New Yorker who demands comfort with stylish sensibility. I know the overwhelming sense of joy that engulfs me when denim fits me correctly in the hips and waist (this only happens with two brands for me, really), so I’m constantly on the…
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