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January 2018

Color and Clothing: Tips for Curvy Ladies
Featured Articles

[Guest Post ] Color and Clothing: Tips for Curvy Ladies

A Note From Gigi: This is a guest post by fellow Texan plus size fashion blogger, Katherine Johnson.  I want to thank her for giving me an excellent post on dressing if you are a curvy lady. What to wear if you’re not slim? Is it possible to get fashionable with a plus size? Of course YES! Having a bigger size is not a genuine excuse for not looking nice because – “Style Has No Size”. It may be sometimes…

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An over 50 woman wearing a white and black zebra print outfit.
Bernise's Corner, Outfits

[Bernise’s Corner] Black and White – Part 2 +Linkup

*Note: Some of these links are affiliate links. This means I will get a small commission from anything you buy.  Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you are having a wonderful week and I wish you guys have a  safe and fun weekend. This week I am posting part two of my ‘Black and White’ series. You can find the first part of this series here.  This time, my mother Bernise is wearing the scarlet wig and looking fabulous in her plus…

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Shelbee From 'Shelbee on the Edge'. My Instagram Husband
Outfits, The Remix

[Remix] Shelbee (Shelbee on the Edge)

Shelbee   Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend and I hope you have a tolerable Monday back at work. This remix is from Shelbee from fashion blog ‘Shelbee on the Edge’.  Shelbee has a quirky and unique style that always makes me rethink how I mix and match my own outfits.  Every outfit gives me tons of inspiration for my own outfits.  Shelbee’s motivation and theme for her blog is to show that women over 40 can…

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A Plus Size Black and White Outfit Featuring a Black and White Shawl, Turtlekneck, Leggings, and Knee High Boots.
Casual, Featured Articles, Gigi's Corner, Outfits

[Gigi’s Corner ] Black and White – Part I + Linkup

Note: There are affiliate links in this post. This means if you click on a link and you buy an item I will get a small commission from what you buy. Happy Friday everyone! I hope you had a wonderful week and I wish you guys an awesome one weekend. For this week and next week I will be showing my take and then my mother’s take on a black and white plus size outfit.  I think this will be a…

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Evening, Outfits

[Evening] Girl’s Night Out

Note: There are affiliate links in this post. If you click on any of the links and buy something I will get a small commission on anything you buy. Happy Monday peeps! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend.  Today, I am doing an outfit perfect for a plus size girl’s night out on the town.  It’s sexy enough to get attention at the club, but not too racy if that ou will be showing EVERYTHING off. The thing…

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Bernise, a woman in her 50's is wearing a wool wrap cardigan, tan leggings, inverse leopard print blouse, and brown fleece knee high boots
Bernise's Corner, Casual, Outfits

[Bernise’s Corner ] Longing For Autumn + Linkup

Happy Friday, peeps! Today, I’m not doing a post from own my personal wardrobe, but instead from my mother Bernise.  If you been reading any of my previous posts this past year you will notice that I mention my mom a lot on this blog.  The reason for this is that I live with her because I am co-parenting my four nieces and my nephew and to make it more convenient for everyone I live at home. However, my mother…

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Casual, Outfits

[Casual] A Rose In Winter

  A Rose In Winter by dressthemup featuring boots Note: This post contains affiliate links. If you click on some links and buy any of the items in this post I will get a small commission. Welcome back, peeps! I hope you had a wonderful first week of the year and an awesome weekend. Today, I decided to create another casual outfit.  Yes, the colors are similar to my other casual post, but I just love the colors so much…

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Gigi Kiersten A Touch of Marilyn
Gigi's Corner, Outfits

[Gigi’s Corner] A Touch of Marilyn + Linkup

Happy Friday, peeps! I hope you had a good week so far. I also hope you guys had a wonderful week back to work as well. This whole photoshoot that you see here has a long tale attached to it. You see, I decided to woman up and finally take photos outside of my house and street. At first, I was going to try to take my photos downtown, because that seems to be the popular thing for fashion bloggers….

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Work, Office, Cubicle Farm
Outfits, Work

[Work] Color Pop in The Office

For those people who have to go into the office 9-5, it’s often a challenge to find an outfit that fits the dress code but doesn’t make you look like a sad office drone.  The thing about this outfit, it’s super affordable and it will totally make you look and feel like a powerful boss in your own right.

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