I've never had this issue before....finding summer gear in the winter time. I'm heading to Australia for the holidays and would love to buy some new gear for my bucket-list trip but alas I am really struggling in finding stuff to wear in the nice weather. Yes, of course, I have my summer clothes that … Continue reading Baby it’s cold outside…but I need summer gear!
Something I live by is the statement lip to finish off a look. I have seriously been like this even from my high school years. I remember I wore this Benetton red lip EVERY DAY for years. Then I switched over to the darker line lips circa the mid 90s. You know the Mary J. … Continue reading The Red Lip
Today I am feeling thankful and rested! Ready for another week. I traveled to Michigan to visit my family for a few days and had the chance to catch up with some friends too. What’s your favorite part of a long holiday weekend? Mine include family, friends, food, and catching up on much needed sleep. … Continue reading Thankful and rested
Here's to a great holiday from us to all of you! We appreciate all of the support over the past few months! It's been incredible getting to know all of you. Enjoy spending the day with friends and family all while eating your faces off! And be sure to rest up for all the Black … Continue reading Happy thanksgiving!
I am very into mixing patterns and want to challenge everyone I know to join in. Just when you think it’s too weird, push a little further! I recently paired Eloquii’s printed ruffle trim blouse with the brocade layering jumper and just when I thought I had enough color, I added my favorite purple platform … Continue reading Pattern play
Asos has some amazing shoes on sale and I snagged these comfortable heels for under $30! They are helping me kick the Monday blues goodbye! What’s your favorite pick me up for a case of the Monday’s ? See more on our Instagram page @howitfitsplus
So we all know I am apple shaped, which causes all types of issues with certain clothes (no longer pants though...Thanks to Eloquii!), but I also have big calves. Calves that I affectionately call "man calves". What are man calves you ask? The kind of calves that don't fit any mid or high boot. Like … Continue reading The Plight of the Man Calf
I've been seeing fishnets all over this fall and am loving the way they look. From tights under ripped up jeans to socks with heels, there are so many fun ways to style them. And to make things even better, I just found out that Asos has plus size fishnets leggings. I love this because … Continue reading Fishnets for all
How many of you are participating in Halloween this year? Any parties? Any of you dressing up? I used to love dressing up as a kid. Except I grew up in Western Canada and I could never fully do a costume for real...I always had to wear a snowsuit under my costume. WOMP WOMP WOMP. … Continue reading Happy Halloween!
I had the chance to attend the Universal Standard pop up shop in Chicago and had so much fun! Their clothes fit so well, are high quality, they allow you to make an exchange for up to a year, and they donate the pice that is returned. Their line is anything but basic even though … Continue reading Universal Standard Pops Up