The Best Shapewear for Lower Belly Pooch – 4 Slimming Options

There are several reasons a woman might have that infamous “pooch” on the lower belly. Weight loss, weight gain, postpartum, and even just your particular body type can all be factors that play into having excess skin or fat that forms lumps and bumps on the lower belly area. Whatever the reason may be, you … Read more

Plus Size Clothing for Black Women (5 Outfit Ideas)

As a plus size black woman, it can be so difficult to find flattering, comfortable outfits to wear and feel confident in! With African American plus size boutiques, few and few between, finding ways to embrace the curves doesn’t seem to be getting easier! While size inclusivity still isn’t the greatest in the fashion world … Read more

The 5 Best Extra Wide Calf Rain Boots For Plus Size Women

There’s nothing I love more than tromping around in wet weather (I grew up in the PNW!) in a sweater and waterproof boots – you can keep your feet toasty dry and still enjoy puddles! or mud! or soggy leaves! Honestly, I think everyone enjoys the rain, deep down If you have wide calves, though, … Read more

“Too Fat”? The 10 Best High Heels For Heavy Women

High heels are an area of fashion where larger women…tread lightly.  Being “too fat” for high heels seems to be a universal truth that goes unchallenged. What the reasons are for it, no one really seems clear.  Is it a concern that there aren’t wide enough pumps available? That the heels might break off? Or … Read more