Accessory Addiction with Rivet & Sway

Hello. My name is Brittany. I’m a size 14/16 (18 after Chipotle). I’m addicted to skinny jeans and accessories. And glasses. Super. Adorable. Glasses. And I’m showing absolutely no remorse. This week we have the fabulous Ritzy, stylist from eyeglass powerhouse Rivet & Sway, on hand with a panel of fellow fashion addicts to talk […]

The Mini Skirt

Plus Size Mini Skirt

Mindy Kaling does this thing I love, get ready, because it’s groundbreaking… She wears mini skirts and she tucks her shirt in. Which is, in chubby Brittanyland, a mind blowing concept. I mean, my grandma always told me to tuck my shirt in, but she was old and didn’t know who Shanice was at the […]

The Summer Chubby Arm Shuffle

Kimono Dress

It’s June and you’re off to your friend’s wedding. It’s, like, 90 degrees out, so you put on your favorite tank top or sundress, grab your keys, and just before you walk out the door, you slip on your trusty cardigan. Because it’s summer and you’re wearing a sweater. You rationalize it like, dude, I’m […]

Outfit of the Day: High Top Wedges

High Top Wedge

Well, here’s something unexpected. I saw this picture of Sarah Jessica Parker and thought… Image courtesy BBC You know what… I’m sorta digging those high top wedge sneakers. Um, what now? I know, I’m just as surprised as you are, but I kinda like them. So when I came across them at Target the other […]

The Evolution of Spectacle Love

Ohhhh honey.

When I was in second grade, the school nurse called my parents in for a meeting. I sat outside the infirmary, but the door was cracked enough for me to hear her tell my parents how concerned she was because she’d witnessed me squinting in the library. Except when she said “squinting” I thought she […]

Mermaid Hair

Summer Hair Styles

Curvy girls have great hair. At least I do. I mean, for so long, it was my only redeeming quality. Well, at least she has great hair…. It’s the “but she’s got such a pretty face” of comments. Whatever, cute hair totally made women’s denim colored stretch slacks acceptable in junior high. I have gotten […]