Category Archive: Designer Spotlight

The 2013 Shanda Freeman Oceana Collection

Tonight on BET’s “Rip the Runway”, plus-size vlogger now turned designer, Shanda Freeman, will debut her new ‘Oceana Collection’. I have seen clips of the collection on facebook the past couple of weeks… Continue reading

The Qristyl Frazier “Elusive Collection”

Fresh back from her trip to Nigeria for the “Miss Plus Size African Pageant” designer Qristyl Frazier has released her new line entitled, “The Elusive Collection”. Staying faithful to perfection Qristyl has once… Continue reading

Introducing the “Curve Connection” from IGIGI by Yuliya Raquel

So it pays to REALLY be a fan of top designers in the plus-size world. Designer IGIGI by Yuliya Raquel has just released a project on their site entitled the “Curve Connection”. Curve Connection™ is IGIGI… Continue reading

The Monif C. Fall 2012 Collection

HELP ME SOMEBODY PLEASE, I literally can’t catch my breath right now. I just received the email update with plus-size designer Monif C’s newest collection. Can you say in the words of Rachel Zoe, “I… Continue reading

Designer Spotlight: “Tru Diva Designs”

Last month I attended the ‘Tropical Divas Fashion Show’ and ‘Curves Rock Fashion Weekend’ and one of the presenting designers at both of those shows was Veronica Lipscomb of Tru Diva Designs. I… Continue reading

OOTD Photoshoot Fab: “La Blue Bella”

Now this is the second outfit from my recent photoshoot with photographers Jaime of  ‘Hidden Exposure Photography’ and Doug of ‘Never Forgotten Photography’. It is the “Afripop Pencil Dress in Cobalt” from designer Rue 114. Honestly this is one… Continue reading

The ‘Gemini’ Collection by Shanda Freeman

Back in July I posted about curvy Icon, Shanda Freeman, releasing her new clothing line during “Maryland Fashion Week”. The collection entitled, “Gemini”, was premiered last Sunday and is now available online through Curvysta. I… Continue reading

OOTD: “Double Dose of Miss Tina”

Yesterday I posted on the Miss Tina Fall 2012 Collection but before I wear any of the Fall items that they sent me, I want to showcase a couple of the Summer/Spring items that are… Continue reading

The Miss Tina Fall 2012 Collection

I arrived home today to a pleasant surprise package on my porch. It was a box of goodies from the Miss Tina Fall 2012 collection. I had  been in contact with the company back in… Continue reading

The Anna Scholz Autumn/Winter 2012 White Label Collection

        Wow, I really love this time of year when all the designers and stores are releasing their fall/winter campaigns and you get to start your wardrobe shopping early. I… Continue reading