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    True Blue featuring GSLove Part I

    True Blue featuring GSLove Part I

    Hey curvies!!!!This is the first installment of three for the August series “True Blue featuring GS­Love.” This series will include ways to style blue outfits in the spirit of being a University of Memphis Alumnus! Go Tigers!!! GS­Love has been around for years. I remember finding them online back in 2013. This was/is my go to place for boutique like styles for a fraction of the price, literally! It was a great joy when GS­Love reached out to me… View Post

    Dressing It With Melissa McCarthy Seven7

    Dressing It With Melissa McCarthy Seven7

    Hi curvies!!!!The Melissa McCarthy Seven7 summer collection is perfect. It’s filled with color, print, and light knits. In the Summer I’m  a dress girl to the extreme, trying to beat the Memphis heat. If dresses are not your thing they also have super cute jumpsuits, palazzo pants, kimonos, and tops.I’ve never really had a “true” wrap dress and I have no idea why not? It fits wonderfully and the opening can be closed or open for… View Post

    Wedding Attire: Maxi Dress Love

    Wedding Attire: Maxi Dress Love

    Hey curvies!!!!I recently to attended a wedding and wanted to share my super cute outfit. I wanted to feel sexy yet classy and this dress was the best blend between the two. This dress was simply love at first sight. I ordered the dress and actually got it at 50% off which made me super happy. The maxi dress and the slip under the dress are not conected. Yayyy! The slip under the dress did not… View Post

    Black & White: Just Stripe It

    Black & White: Just Stripe It

    Hey curvies!!!!This is the second installment of the June series “Black & White.” This series will include ways to incorporate black and white looks into your wardrobe for any style preference and budget.You guys I fell in love with this dress immediately after seeing a return in-store. This dress is an online exclusive so I was heartbroken when it wasn’t my size. Luckily, I was able to order it online at an unbeatable price! I knew… View Post

    Chic & Cheap: Gingham Style

    Chic & Cheap: Gingham Style

    Hey curvies!!!! Have you every wanted to try a trend without breaking the bank? That is why I am bringing you all a “Chic & Cheap” look, because there’s nothing like buying super cute clothes on sale! That is exactly how I felt before purchasing this outfit. I was able to snag the skirt for $39 and the top for $16. Yep, I only $55 spent and I feel amazing and on trend! Style Notes:… View Post

    Black & White: Wide Hips In Sets

    Black & White: Wide Hips In Sets

    Hey curvies!!!!I have missed you!!! I was a bit overwhelmed with starting a new job and graduate school almost got the best of me. I figured taking a break would be best for me. And it was! I feel refreshed and excited!!! This is the first installment of the June series “Black & White.” This series will include ways to incorporate black and white looks into your wardrobe for any style preference and budget.This look is… View Post

    Denim Showers: Festival Chic

    Denim Showers: Festival Chic

    Hey curvies!!!!This is the second installment of the April series “Denim Showers.” This series will include ways to incorporate denim into your wardrobe for any style preference and budget.I chose to create a festival look, because for the first time in my life I am attending the Beale Street Music Festival! I am super excited to experience a festival. I missed out on it last year and after hearing the lineup for this year I have… View Post

    Denim Showers: Dashikis & Denim

    Denim Showers: Dashikis & Denim

    Hey curvies!!!!This is the first installment of the April series “Denim Showers.” This series will include ways to incorporate denim into your wardrobe for any style preference and budget.Let me introduce you all to my brother Steve, the dashiki king, because he has a ton of dashikis and they are so cool. My brother gifted me one similar to his and I told him to join me on this post. It was funny yet overwhelming because… View Post

    Bee Takes On Pantone: Limpet Shell

    Bee Takes On Pantone: Limpet Shell

    Hey curvies!!!!This is the third and final installment of the March series “Bee Takes On Pantone.” This series included some colors from the Pantone Fashion Color Report Spring for 2016.This outfit is probably my favorite from this series! I love a good bodycon, but sometimes I like to cover up my booty (sometimes!). So with this look I did just that, by wearing this “unofficial” cardigan. This cardigan is actually modeled as a swim cover up… View Post

    5 Shapewear Essentials

    5 Shapewear Essentials

    Hey Curvies!!!!This post is long overdue. I literally thought to myself, “you can tell everyone what you’re wearing but you don’t tell people what is underneath.” I guess I told myself off! Some of the shapewears below you may have heard of, but this post is different because these 5 shapewear essentials are also seasonally based. What I wear under a dress in the Summer time may not be the same garment I wear in… View Post

    Bee Takes On Pantone: Iced Coffee

    Bee Takes On Pantone: Iced Coffee

    Hey curvies!!!!This is the second installment of the March series “Bee Takes On Pantone.” This series will include some colors from the Pantone Fashion Color Report Spring for 2016.I have been wanting a cute brown sling for the longest. Somehow I would talk myself out of it before even buying it. Not this time! I think the tassel on the side had me sold! I decided to build around this amazing sling. This outfit was easy after… View Post

    5 Low Heel Sandals You Need

    5 Low Heel Sandals You Need

    Hey curvies!!!!!Over the years I have really become more comfortable wearing low heels. I used to feel like it was a necessity for me to wear high heels and I literally became fine with suffering through a date knowing my feet hurt. I was okay. But after tearing my gastrocnemius muscle (located in the calf) three years ago I found comfort in wearing low heels and really cute sandals. I was in a boot from the end of Winter… View Post

    Bee Takes On Pantone: Rose Quartz

    Bee Takes On Pantone: Rose Quartz

    Hey curvies!!!I remember last year around this time I took on Pantone’s Strawberry Ice, but this year I have decided to work with three different colors from the Pantone Fashion Color Report Spring for 2016. March theme is “Bee Takes On Pantone” stay tuned!If you all haven’t noticed, I am a really big fan of PINK!!! I literally wear it year round and even had a Pink series back in July 2014 here. Rose Quartz is no different.… View Post

    Wine, Lace, & Booties

    Wine, Lace, & Booties

    Hello everyone!This is the fourth and final look for Kareem of Big Bella Donna and I’s collaboration for the ENTIRE month of February, “Colors of Love.”As previously mentioned I love lace and this deep wine lace dress is no different. Wearing this dress I felt like a sexy adult woman. That feeling was just as amazing as wearing my super cute booties that I got for only $8 from Lane Bryant! They are sold out online so… View Post

    The Return Of The Cheetah

    The Return Of The Cheetah

    Hello everyone!This is the third look for Kareem of Big Bella Donna and I’s collaboration for the ENTIRE month of February, “Colors of Love.”I am one of those people who is still in love with peplum anything. Literally! So it was only right that I wear my super cute peplum dress for this post. This dress is super comfy and hug my curves like nothing else. The bright vibrant color was everything in the early morning sunshine!I… View Post

    Combat Boots With Boyfriend Jeans Or A Dress

    Combat Boots With Boyfriend Jeans Or A Dress

    Hello everyone!This is the second look for Kareem of Big Bella Donna and I’s collaboration for the ENTIRE month of February, “Colors of Love.”It’s so weird showing up to a date with the wrong outfit. Or wearing high heels on a date that requires you to walk through a park. By the end of the night you’re walking funny and got a bad attitude. Trust me, I know! But I have a simple solution. Wear low… View Post

    Lace In The Nine Oh One

    Lace In The Nine Oh One

    Hello everyone!It is definitely a pleasure to be collaborating with Kareem of Big Bella Donna for the ENTIRE month of February to bring you all the “Colors of Love” series. Kareem’s style is so classic and I am sure you all will enjoy this collaboration.We want to give you all outfit inspirations for Valentine’s Day and other social outings.Let’s talk about this skirt! I have no idea when I bought it but I am glad I still… View Post

    SaturDay & Night featuring Avenue

    SaturDay & Night featuring Avenue

    Hello everyone!!!I am excited to bring you all another Avenue collaboration! I must say on Saturdays I literally get more done than on any other day of the week. During the day I try to wear something fashionable and comfortable and at night I like to dress up and throw on some heels.These outfits came together perfectly. The poncho and leggings are extremely comfortable. The leggings are made from a heavy ponte material with a… View Post

    Curvaceously Bee Turns Two featuring Pink Clubwear

    Curvaceously Bee Turns Two featuring Pink Clubwear

    Hi, everyone!January 9th marks my two-year blogiversary!As I stated last year, when I decided to start my blog, I quickly became both eager and nausea. I have always loved my curves and never struggled with self-acceptance. I did, however, struggle with not knowing if the plus size community needed “another” blogger. I did not get teased as a child about my weight, so I did not have a sad story to tell. I have always… View Post

    Holiday Lookbook: Part 2: MORE SEQUINS PLEASE

    Holiday Lookbook: Part 2: MORE SEQUINS PLEASE

    Hello everyone!!!For this post I have teamed up with the fabulous Pepper of Pretty Plus Pep, Jeniese of The Jenesaisquoi, and Georgette of Grown and Curvy Woman to bring you all some New Year’s Eve sequin inspiration!  Let’s just be honest, what’s a holiday lookbook without SPARKLE?! These outfits were exciting for me because I wanted to give you all a dressy version and casual look. This blazer was a must have for me, but after I bought it I… View Post