Tales of the Plus Size Fur Coat

When I were younger, fur coats meant opulence. My grandmother – the diva she is – wore them often. I watched thugs emerge from luxury vehicles with their furs and timberlands every winter. I was only allowed to wear fur when we went to Broadway shows during my holidays (more specifically, Alvin Ailey). I remember flipping through magazines and reading…
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Last Minute Gifts for your Best Friend

I’ll admit it – I’m a last minute Christmas shopper. Try as I can on Black Friday, sometimes I just forget to scoop everything up (or, sometimes I feel like I didn’t get enough). So when ModCloth emailed me a couple of weeks ago, I checked out their website and found some really cute stuff I could grab for my…
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Holiday Casual at Macy’s

When I was younger, Tommy Hilfiger was the jam. Everyone from boy bands to R&B songstresses (ugh, we miss Aaliyah everyday) wore the jackets, hats, sports bras…Tommy Hilfiger was everywhere. Decades later and Tommy Hilfiger is still here and available in Plus (!), which I discovered while shopping at Macy’s recently. With temps finally dropping and Christmas fast approaching, it’s…
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SimplyBe Fall ’17: Velvet Pants

Velvet has become an unhealthy obsession of mine, specifically velvet pants. When I saw this pair on SimplyBe I obviously had to get them! I love mixing textures, so I paired this pair with an embossed ruffled top and a leather jacket.  Shop this Velvet Pants look: <br /> Want to see more Fall Fashion? Check out SimplyBe’s “We Are…
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SimplyBe Fall ’17: Velvet Puffer Coat

Growing up, puffer coats were all of the rage (thank North Face/Avirex/Sean John/Phat Farm, etc), so I’m more than excited that they’ve come back into style. But a velvet puffer coat is next level. Next. Level. All of my winter childhood fashion fantasies are now coming true, and I am so alive. I live, I live! I’ve seen them all over the…
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