MY STYLE: Plus-Size Homecoming Style

I shared my HBCU Homecoming outfit inspiration. But, I have to share my personal style with you. Listen, plus-size ladies love to ‘turn up’ too and we have the outfits to prove it! Of course, since I’m celebrating an HBCU Homecoming, the emphasis on FASHION is a big deal. Historically, black people have been the purveyors of style for the culture. Attending college is no different. We strive to be excellent in education and style. So when we return to celebrate being an Alumni, you know we are bringing our ‘A’ game.

Below, I share some of the looks you might see me rocking this weekend. Let’s get started:

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3 WAYS to wear white after Labor Day

(Updated 2018)

It’s the style question that never dies. Matter of fact, I think I’ve answered here and here but I wanted to show you some illustrations on how to wear white after Labor Day, especially if you live in a warm climate. Living in Tennessee, I know it’s so hard to transition.

Remember, white represents rebirth, vitality, and life – that’s why summer clothes are light and airy. Traditional summer looks like: sundresses, linen pants, sandals, pumps, and wedges, need to go into storage. But staple items can stay in your rotation, like:

  • blouses/cardigans
  • t-shirts
  • white jeans
  • some casual wear
  • some accessories

What you have to remember, when wearing white after Labor Day, is all about adding more fall colors to your look. You can’t wear ALL WHITE (you’re not on a boat) but adding your fave white piece to a fall ensemble works.

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#OOTD: What to wear on Valentine’s Day 2014

Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays! Any day deveoted to showing love is a reason to celebrate. So why not dress up? I’ve created these outfit inspirations for you! Wondering what to wear for Valentine’s Day? I got you covered! I’ve combined some of my fave trends to make you look cute, lady-like, or BOSSY for Valentine’s Day. As always, click the picture … Continue reading #OOTD: What to wear on Valentine’s Day 2014

Wardrobe Style: what to wear on the 4th of July

Hello readers! I hope you are enjoying this awesome day off and this wonderful independence day! I wasn’t gonna post today, but I thought I’d assemble two outfits to help you dress for one of our favorite summer holidays. Take a look: Both of these outfits are great for the BBQ and transitioning to the fireworks in your city, Keep it cute with a peplum … Continue reading Wardrobe Style: what to wear on the 4th of July