How to Tuck in Your Shirt When You’re Plus Size

“Life is short, break the rules.” -Mark Twain I’ve always detested fashion articles and blog posts that give rules (based on your size, shape, age, etc.). I have heard the rule that plus size women shouldn’t tuck in their t-shirts because they’ll show their tummy. {Cue eye roll} But, baby, I’m a rule breaker and I firmly believe that rules like this…
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Happy International Women’s Day!

“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen.” – Elizabeth Kubler-Ross I’m raising…
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Red Hot XOQ: The Best Plus Size Leather Jacket from Eloquii

“When in doubt, wear red.” –Bill Blass Is it just me or is the color red everywhere? At first I thought maybe it was just because of the holidays…then Valentine’s Day…but, nope. Red – especially candy apple red – is here. So, move out of the way! Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have to have seen it…
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Making my Apartment a Home

“The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.” –Maya Angelou I move a lot. School, internships and jobs have taken me to a number of cities: Los Angeles, Boston, D.C., San Francisco, New York, Miami and back home to L.A…the Bay Area again and then…
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OOTD: B.Yellowtail by Native American Fashion Designer Bethany Yellowtail

I first wrote about Native American fashion for a mainstream audience back in 2013 when I profiled Sho Sho Esquiro for Fusion (now Splinter), the ABC/Univision joint-venture. The Kaska Dene/Cree fashion designer was making waves on the catwalks of New York City with her Native-infused, never-before-seen Fashion Week designs. Four years later and there are even more Indigenous fashion designers on…
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