Category Archive: Dots

OOTD: “Peplum and Pumps”

Today’s outfit of the day is inspired by the peplum trend that is ever so popular right now. I’ve worn a couple of peplum pieces already this season. About a week and a… Continue reading

OOTD: “Sheer Coralness” in @Love_PoshShoppe and @dotsfashions

I did a post on the brand Posh Shoppe last week where I wore one of their peplum dresses. Today I’m featuring their Limited Edition Retro Mod Mesh Back Plunge Front Dress in Coral. In one… Continue reading

The Look For Less: “Dots vs. Macy’s Strapless Printed Maxi Dress”

I went on a day-trip to Washington, DC last week and visited the Macy’s store at Pentagon Centre Mall. I saw this American Rag Strapless Print Maxi Dress on the rack and said to myself, “Where… Continue reading

The Bella Styles Two-Year Blogiversary Giveaway Contest

In honor of my  “Two-Year Blogiversary”, I have teamed up with top plus-size retailers Sonsi, Just My Size, Dots and Lane Bryant to present giveaways to four lucky followers of my blog.  There… Continue reading

Styled By Bella: “Colorblast Photoshoot With Model, Lindsey Brown”

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of styling plus-size model, Lindsey Brown, for a photoshoot. You may remember Lindsey from modeling for me for my CBS Interview back in December and she was… Continue reading

OOTD: “Hi-Low Guitar Notes”

I know my title of this post is weird but you’ll get it after I explain. I’ve had these hand-painted earrings that are shaped like guitars for a few months now just waiting… Continue reading

Spring Trend Alert: “Neon Colorblocking”

The new “it” trend this summer will be neon. Be it a purse, a dress or shoes. Just like many other styles, the neon trend has resurfaced from the 80’s. Ultra bright hues… Continue reading

OOTD: “Easter Sunday With Madea”

Today I attended the Tyler Perry play, “Madea Gets A Job” here in Richmond, Virginia. I had a wonderful time. Tyler never disappoints. He always combines religion, beautiful singing and comedy so in… Continue reading

How To Get That Look: “Jada Pinkett-Smith at The Kids’ Choice Awards”

Today I’m re-creating actress Jada Pinkett-Smith’s look from last weekends ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’. She wore a hot-pink harem styled jumpsuit by Catherine Malandrino, aztec sandals and a denim jacket to top it all… Continue reading

The Trend That’s Here To Stay: “Animal Prints”

I’ve said this a million times before but I repeat, “Animal prints are here to stay”. Better yet more and more designers are making pieces in this print that flatter the curvy body.… Continue reading