• curvaceouslybee

    Posts by this author:

    Wide Pants, Wider Hips

    Wide Pants, Wider Hips

    Hello everyone!This is the third installment of the February series “Shades of Red.” I was so excited to get my hands on a cream jacket. I like that it is light weight and will easily transitional to spring. I kept seeing posts about Marsala being the color of the year, so why not jump on board? My plan was to wear a midi skirt no brainer, but I remembered buying these awesome wide-legged pants back in October. Wide-legged pants are something… View Post

    Faux Fur & Plaid

    Faux Fur & Plaid

    Hi everyone!This is the third installment of the February series “Shades of Red.” My boyfriend and I celebrated with a “staycation” in Downtown Memphis. This outfit was planned for Valentine’s Day, but I ended up wearing it the day after. We planned to walk to dinner so I wanted to be comfortable. My boyfriend actually picked out my dress during a shopping trip to Torrid, I didn’t buy it right then and there. I ordered it offline to surprise… View Post

    White Leaves

    White Leaves

    Hello everyone! This is the first installment of the February series “Shades of Red.” I ordered this jumpsuit for only $8! I know a steal right? I’m still on a jumpsuit trip so I still love wearing them and to this date they are the easiest things I own. I like this jumpsuit because the leaves really pop on the red. This jumpsuit is a little busy, so added my black maxi cardi to tone it down.… View Post

    Chic Happens

    Chic Happens

    Hello everyone! This is the second installment of the January series “2014 Mix Up.” This post was originally planned for November’s theme “Mad For Plaid.”I ordered this skirt during Jibri’s annual Black Friday sale. I immediately loved this plaid skirt and wanted to wear it ASAP. But during the month of December I was collaborating with a few fabulous bloggers to create our Christmas Lookbook series.  It turned out great! Btw!I loved the idea of dressing the plaid… View Post

    Blue Neon

    Blue Neon

    Hello everyone!This is the first installment of the January series “2014 Mix Up.” I will be taking a few extra outfits that were planned for 2014 and post them. This post was originally planned for May’s “Plus in Blue” series.I actually found this dress at my local JCPenney’s on the clearance rack.  I passed the dress on a previous shopping trip, because I was conscious of my knees, but I have gotten over that! The dress was marked down to $19.97 but… View Post

    One Year Blogiversary

    One Year Blogiversary

    Hi everyone!January 9th marks my one year blogiversary!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 was never teased about my weight, if anything I was accepted because of my full curvy figure. Maybe that’s a southern thing.I was nervous that people wouldn’t understand my style, I felt like I didn’t fit into a specific “category.”I quickly found… View Post

    Happy New Year’s…Eve

    Happy New Year’s…Eve

    Hi everyone!This is my New Year’s Eve look. I was going to “sit out” the New Year’s Eve look blog post. BUT! Monif C. had an amazing sale last week and my boyfriend ordered this snakeskin dress for me. I knew I wanted the dress, but really did not have any plans. The dress came Monday and I could not pass up the chance to wear it for New Year’s Eve. To layer the look I… View Post

    A Curvy Holiday Series: Part 3: Holiday Social Party

    A Curvy Holiday Series: Part 3: Holiday Social Party

    Hi everyone!This is the third installment of A Curvy Holiday Lookbook series.This look is for a Holiday Social Party. I wanted to look festive so I decided to build my look around my metallic pencil skirt. I wanted to tone the look down by wearing a black top. To layer the look I wore my favorite faux leather jacket and my faux fur vest to make it look chic. I added gold accessories to make the look… View Post

    A Curvy Holiday Series: Part 2: Family and Friends

    A Curvy Holiday Series: Part 2: Family and Friends

    Hi everyone!This is the second installment of A Curvy Holiday Lookbook series.The second look is for a family and friends gathering. My family is very laid back and so is our attire. I have been thinking about trying the sporty chic look. I think I mastered a sporty comfy look instead. I opted for a over-sized Baseball tee and paired it with my sparkly Uggs. To layer the look I wore my favorite faux leather jacket of… View Post

    Feeling Blue

    Feeling Blue

     Hi everyone!I spent the last two weeks feeling and looking sick, hence the title. Thank you all for visiting my blog in my time of absence. You all are great!Now back to business. I have a new haircut and I am loving it. I figured I would mix some blues and see if the look comes out as I imagined it. I love sweatshirts and the stripes made me fall in love. The jeans are my first… View Post

    A Curvy Holiday Series: Part 1: Office Holiday Party

    A Curvy Holiday Series: Part 1: Office Holiday Party

    Hi everyone!This is the first installment of A Curvy Holiday Holiday Lookbook series.I was elastic when Pepper from PrettyPlusPep asked me to collaborate with her a few other fabulous bloggers to create a Holiday Lookbook. After receiving the initial email, I hit the ground running to create my looks.The first look is for an Office Party. The only thing I could think of was pairing my red full midi skirt with an ugly Christmas sweater. After actually buying the Ugly Christmas Sweater Cardigan, I decided to top… View Post

    Plaid On Stripes

    Plaid On Stripes

    Hi everyone!This is the last installment of the November series “Mad For Plaid.” I have a serous love for stripes and plaid (tartan). I am still new to print mixing, so to mix the stripes and plaid did not register right away. I decided to pair the stripe shirt with my full laser cut skirt. To top off the look I added a coat that I swooned over for a long time. When the coat was… View Post

    Graphic Plaid

    Graphic Plaid

    Hi everyone!This is the third installment of the November series “Mad For Plaid.” I love to pair skirts with graphic tees, it is the ultimate casual outfit. The plaid skirt is a great addition to my blog wardrobe as well as my work wardrobe.The skirt has great stretch and the graphic tee added a little edge. I added layers by wearing one of my favorite faux leather jackets and black tights.       Outfit Details Necklace:  BaubleBar Jacket:… View Post

    Flat Out Sexy

    Flat Out Sexy

    Hi everyone!This is the second installment of the November series “Mad For Plaid.” It was exciting to try a peplum hem dress. Oddly, I wanted to wear the dress with flats. The dress is very figure flattering and being courageous to wear flat shoes with such a sexy dress made me feel more confident. The dress is from straight sizes and has great stretch. I added my mustard pea coat and my sister’s skinny belt complete the… View Post

    Wheat Denim

    Wheat Denim

    Hi everyone!This is the second installment of the November series “Mad For Plaid.” With this look I wanted to combine three trends that are here for the fall. Over-sized denim shirts, are great for added a causal aspect to any outfit and depending on the temperature the over-sized denim shirt can act as a light weight jacket. Plaid is the second trend for the season, and will remain for the Winter. Plaid can easily be dressed up or down while remaining… View Post

    Pretty Peplum In Plaid

    Pretty Peplum In Plaid

    Hi everyone!This is the first installment of the November series “Mad For Plaid.” I have been building my professional wardrobe, while trying to stay on trend, and having a dual wardrobe for work and play. I decided to pair the plaid peplum top with my favorite midi skirt that, everything goes with skirt. The booties were a nice touch with the gold accent heel. Finishing the look is another favorite, my faux leather jacket.Style Note:  The… View Post

    From Summer 2 Fall: Neon

    From Summer 2 Fall:  Neon

    Hi everyone!This is the fourth and final installment of the October series “From Summer 2 Fall.” I chose to wear a neon dress that was sent to me from FD AVENUE, because neon was everyone’s go to pop of color for the Summer. I requested a UK 20-22, which is a US 16-18, in this dress and it is true to size. The neon orange color is very vibrant and really made me miss Summer. The… View Post

    From Summer 2 Fall: Harem Pants

    From Summer 2 Fall: Harem Pants

    Hi everyone!This is the third installment of the October series “From Summer 2 Fall.”I love my harem pants! Harem are the most comfortable, carefree pants I own. They are very versatile and be dressed up or down. With this look I wanted to mix prints and casually dress them up with heels.To transition the harem to Fall I added a graphic tee, booties, and a fabulous corded jacket. To complete the look I added my… View Post

    Fab Finds: Faux For Fur

    Fab Finds:  Faux For Fur

    Hi everyone!                I am starting an ongoing series, Fab Finds, that will allow me to openly answer emailed questions.Faux Fur! Where is it? I was actually searching the internet for faux fur to help accentuate basic outfits. Little did I know I should have started this journey a year ago! There is a decent selection, but you want to be mindful of the quality.I currently only have one faux… View Post

    From Summer 2 Fall: The Kimono

    From Summer 2 Fall: The Kimono

    Hi everyone!This is the second installment of the October series “From Summer 2 Fall.”  Kimonos were a Summer favorite. I saw women wear them with shorts, swimsuits, and distressed denim. Do not put them in storage, lets transition them!To transition my kimono to Fall I immediately knew I could dress it down with comfy leggings, because of the full backside coverage. I wanted to ease my spiked military boots into the look completing it with… View Post