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Casual Friday: Dressed Up Denim

TGIF all! I’m giving my pencil skirts a break and trying out new silhouettes to keep things fresh.  Sometimes I get stuck and need to branch out so I decided to dress up my full denim skirt today.  I kept things simple with my denim on denim...
by grownandcurvywoman on Dec 13, 2013

Winter White

Happy Hump Day all! I’ve always liked winter white on other people but never considered wearing it for myself.  After seeing the lovely LuAnne from Weesha’s World rock this skirt, I decided to take the plunge and get it in cream. The...
by grownandcurvywoman on Dec 11, 2013

Shining Through

by grownandcurvywoman on Dec 4, 2013

Party Time!

Happy Monday all! I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday weekend! I spent Thanksgiving with my family in New York and we had such a good time hanging out together.  I haven’t been feeling myself lately so going home was the best...
by grownandcurvywoman on Dec 2, 2013

Casual Friday: Work In Progress

TGIF all! I gotta be honest, I’m not feeling my outfit today. Being casual is always a struggle for me because I’m so used to dressing up everyday. Does this sound silly? I’ve seen other women (such as my new blogger crush Curves...
by grownandcurvywoman on Nov 22, 2013

She’s Gotta Have It

Happy Hump Day all! So it’s day 20 of my 30 Day No Shopping Challenge and not shopping is still a struggle but I’m finding it easier to resist my impulses. Since I haven’t been shopping, I’ve discovered clothing that at one ti...
by grownandcurvywoman on Nov 20, 2013

Fall Break Pt. 2

Happy Saturday all! I would be remiss if I didn’t include my outfits I wore on my vacay.  Since I’m committed to my 30 Day No Shopping Challenge, I didn’t buy anything for the trip.  This was the first time I had to shop my closet...
by grownandcurvywoman on Nov 16, 2013

Color Blocking (Blue and Green)

I was feeling kinda experimental and adventurous when I tried a blue and green combination.Earth colors of blue, green and brown.I wore a striped inner top to break the color blocking. ◘...
by Fashion Sage on Nov 8, 2013

Putting It All Together

Happy Hump Day! Shopping my closet this week has been very interesting.  While going through my closet, I had to acknowledge my cycle of shopping.  I found when I would get frustrated while figuring out what to wear, I would just give up and buy a...
by grownandcurvywoman on Nov 6, 2013

30 Day No Shopping Challenge

Happy Monday all! Blazer: Calvin Klein Shirt: Old Navy Necklace: Jeweliq Lipstick: MAC Ruby Woo...
by grownandcurvywoman on Nov 4, 2013

Casual Friday: Style Inspiration

TGIF everybody! My outfit inspiration today comes from the lovely Shea of Curves and Confidence.  I’ve been a fan of her sleek, polished style for a while now, so when I saw her outfit on Pinterest, I knew I had to put my spin on it.  She...
by grownandcurvywoman on Nov 1, 2013

Cold Weather Chic

Happy Hump Day all! With day light savings time right around the corner, colder weather isn’t too far behind. Falling temperatures doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style when it comes to your Winter coat. There is a selection of colorfu...
by grownandcurvywoman on Oct 30, 2013

Weekend Edition: Ladies Who Brunch!

Happy Monday all! Yesterday afternoon I had the pleasure of meeting some of my readers for brunch.  This was my first meet & greet and to be honest I was a little nervous. My nervousness quickly went away after introductions and before I knew it...
by grownandcurvywoman on Oct 28, 2013

Does the Body Good

Happy Monday all! I believe that every woman should own a “feel good” dress.  It’s a dress that instantly makes you feel like a million bucks when you put it on.  A ”feel good” dress is all about you embracing y...
by grownandcurvywoman on Oct 21, 2013

Casual Friday: You Can Wear That!

TGIF all! I’ve been eying the camo trend for a few weeks now and was toying with giving it a try.  After checking out my blogger buddy Dionne in a pair of Old Navy camo print Rockstar jeans, I decided to order them. I have to admit when I got...
by grownandcurvywoman on Oct 18, 2013

Casual Friday: Let’s Do Brunch!

TGIF all! One of my goals this year was to meet and connect with my readers in person.   I envisioned having brunch with you ladies (and some gents)  laughing and having fun.  Last month, I met lovely event planner Erika from Your Chic Is Sho...
by grownandcurvywoman on Oct 4, 2013

Design Trends (Fashion and Interior)

One of my favorite things to do is compare fashion trends with interior design trends.  Have you ever notice how they match up?  Look at these examples!  It's crazy how quickly the interior design world keeps up with fashion trends now!  Here are...
by House to your Home on Oct 2, 2013

Transitions Pt. 2: White Blazer

TGIF everybody! Just because Summer is over,  it doesn’t mean you have to stop wearing your white blazer.  You wont be breaking any “fashion rules” because it’s no longer taboo to wear white after Labor Day.  A white blaze...
by grownandcurvywoman on Sep 27, 2013

Fall Picks for Under $50

Happy Monday all! Now that Fall is here, it’s natural to want to add an item or two your current wardrobe. Adding affordable pieces allows you to stay within your budget and update your selection.   Walmart’s studded boucle jacket can b...
by grownandcurvywoman on Sep 23, 2013

Casual Friday: See Ya Next Year!

by grownandcurvywoman on Sep 20, 2013


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