Chic Clip Ons

As a plus size blogger, I've become something of a pro at snagging hard-to-find sizes and styles.  The only thing harder to find is fun, fashion forward clip on earrings.

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Pantone 2015 Color of the Year: Marsala

Every year, Pantone names a particular shade "Color of the Year," and the effect it has on the aesthetic world is undeniable.  Sometimes it makes a big splash in beauty, like 2012's Tangerine Tango and the reign of bright orange lipstick; sometimes it is the color de rigueur in fashion, like 2013's Emerald.  This year's color, the purple-pink hybrid Radiant Orchid, was a prominent accent color on the runways.  2015's pick, Marsala, seems perfect for interior decor, as reflected in Pantone's vaguely erotic crafting party editorial pics that accompanied the Color of the Year announcement.  Or "subtly seductive," in their own words.  If you'd rather wear it, I've rounded up some pieces that you can rock now:

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Curvily’s Holiday Gift Guide

It is officially the last minute (tomorrow is the last day for free Christmas shipping at most online retailers), but no fear - I'm here with gift picks guaranteed to get smiles.  When it comes to gifting, my philosophy is to give something that the recipient would love to have, but would not spend on themselves for.  Those little [or big] luxuries are often prized more than practical gifts. I've rounded up some gift ideas for all types of recipients - let me know your favorite below, and feel free to share this post with anyone who might need a hint ;)

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Curvily Holiday Party Dress Picks

Z by Zevarra Red Sequin Dress Its officially the holiday season, and there are tons of parties that are calling for glitz.  There is no better time for sartorial sparkle, whether in the form of flashy sequins or metallic accents.   Check out my top picks for anything from work soirees to NYE bashes - just click on each picture for the product link!

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Curvily Deal Alert: Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday One of the things I love about plus fashion is the abundance of indie designers bringing their own unique looks to the market.  Small Business Saturday is a great time to take the plunge and try out a label you've been curious about, as there are sales and discounts aplenty.

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What to Wear: Thanksgiving

ASOS Curve Red Skater When it comes to a holiday that is centered on eating and lounging around with family, comfort is key.  That does not mean you are resigned to sweats, however!  If you want to look cute and festive, I recommend the most food-baby friendly style: The skater dress.

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