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Five Reasons to Subscribe to FabUplus Today

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5 Reasons to Subscribe to Fab-U-Plus:
#1. Articles are written by plus size women for plus size women
#2. There are images of body positive women everywhere
#4. Features adapted exercises and workout routines for full figure women
#5. Cover personal topics only other full figured women can relate too
fabuplus_fatshionforwardI absolutely LOVE FabUplus. Why? Simply because it’s a magazine focused on plus size women and body positivity. I love that it’s not just online but can actually be delivered to your door. I personally enjoy reading and love the fresh smell and the crisp edges of a new magazine. I squeal when I go out to the mailbox and I see that plastic bag wrapped around my new issue. I enjoying browsing the latest issue of a magazine but it can be kind of depressing constantly seeing women who look nothing like me and reading stories that I can’t relate too. Lucky for us, FabUplus came along and changed that, they cover topics in the categories of fashion, lifestyle, beauty, health, body positivity, fitness and so much more. Get 15% off your hard copy or digital one year subscription by using code FAB15 at checkout. Head over now by clicking the banner below. Happy Reading !!!

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Fall into Fashion: Summer to Fall Look

Outfit of the Day #58: Ross x Pink Club Wear
2fatshionforward_ootd58Happy #FatshionFriday my loves. Today’s outfit of the day is very fall forward, I’m showing you babes how to wear a summer piece for fall. I’m also tackling two trends in one look: Trench coat trend and Rust: color trend. Rust is like a burnt orange shade from Pantone’s fall palette. I came across this dress during my latest shopping venture through Ross Dress for Less. I just had to have it especially since the price was unbeatable. The shift dress was priced at $12.99 and is available in sizes small – 3x.
4fatshionforward_ootd583fatshionforward_ootd58I purchased dress in a size 3x which runs true to size and although it’s a stretch knit I don’t recommend sizing down simply because of the style. The shift dress has a loose fit and it will lose it’s shape if it’s stretches up more then a half a size up. My favorite detail of this dress is the faux laced neckline which flatters your bust. Dress features long sleeves and the hem dances right above the knee making it a great staple pieces for the season.1fatshionforward_ootd586fatshionforward_ootd58I layered a black trench vest by Pinkclubwear over the dress, for a autumn chic approach. I bought this trench during PinkClubWear’s summer clearance sale. When I saw this sleeveless trench I thought it would be the perfect transitional piece. The vest embodies minimalist style and was an easy piece to layer. Because it’s sleeveless it layers well with the thicker fabrics of the season and fits comfortably over long sleeves, cardigans, sweaters and over outerwear. Trench vest featured waist tie belt, pockets and and buttons along center front as closure. Vest runs one size smaller (3x = 2x) so if they don’t have your size you can just tie it closed or wear it open like I did.
5fatshionforward_ootd58I accessorized my look with a chunky statement necklace with matching earrings, midi ring, and a cognac faux leather satchel. I completed the look with cognac faux leather booties by Charlotte Russe. Slip on booties featured braided band detail with buckle at ankle and slouched shaft. I mixed two lipstick colors to achieve the lip color I’m wearing.
7fatshionforward_ootd58Dress: Ross Dress For Less| Vest: PinkClubWear (Sold Out) | Shoes: Charlotte Russe | Earrings: Thrifted |Lipstick:
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Fall Hues = Season Blues

Outfit of the Day #55: Fall Hues = Season Blues
4fatshionforward_ootd55Happy Monday my loves, I hope you all had a good weekend. Today I’m bringing you dolls one of my office looks. This polka dot button up dress from Old Navy is one of my latest thrift finds and I found polka dot sunnies to match. I’m wearing a size 20 and dress runs true to size although it did fit snug around my stomach area. So to my apple shaped beauties definitely size up. Sleeveless dress features buttons along center front as closure, curved hem and detachable tie at the waist. The black and white classic polka dot makes the dress timeless and easy to style.
2fatshionforward_ootd555fatshionforward_ootd55 I paired polka dot dress with one of my favorite knit blazers. I wanted to add a pop of color to the look to break up the monochrome print. My cobalt blue blazer and flats got the job done nicely 😉 . I always see this shade of blue reappear around this time of year so I was prepared this time. I bought these faux suede flats from Charlotte Russe. Review will be up tomorrow so check back for that.1fatshionforward_ootd55I accessorized the look with a large clutch, midi rings, two beaded bracelets and sunglasses. Oversize clutch has a monochrome magazine cover print from seam to seam and a black patent leather handle. This clutch like midi rings are the perfect accessories for day to night looks.

Blazer: Simply Fashion (similar) | Dress: Old Navy (Thrifted) | Shoes: Charlotte Russe | Sunglasses: Thrifted (similar) |Lipstick: BSC “Frozen Blueberry”| Clutch: Bealls (similar)
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6 Fall must haves from 6th & Lane for under $100

Today I am bringing you beauties a line up of six fall forward pieces to boost up your waredrobe. These pieces are from the new 6th & Lane Collection inspired by my home state of New York. “A city where there is no day to night and you hit the streets dressed for anything. New York is authentically, apologetically itself. The spirit of 6TH & LANE”. I love that this collection is interchangeable and puts a modern spin on classic minimalist favorites. There is something in this collection for everyone and they are adding new pieces every month. This 6th & Lane collection can carry you from fall straight to winter effortlessly and sizes 12 through 28 are available.  In addition, the entire collection is under $100 so it’s wallet friendly. Now check out my style wishlist 🙂 *Disclosure: This post does contain affiliate links.

Slash Sleeve Sweatshirt $39.90

A new twist on a fall staple, I love this modern style sweatshirt. The slashed sleeves give this minimalist piece some attitude.

Button Down Tunic $49.90
Double button-down tunic features buttons as closure up the front and button details up the back. The semi-sheer fabric and split hem add a chic touch to the classic button up shirt.
Lace Crop Top with Fringe $49.90

Wear this boxy lace crop top adorned in fringe with your favorite tank and jeans for a effortless stylish casual look. Or pair with the matching fringe skirt and heels for a boho glam look. Crop top is unlined so it can be worn easily over a bralette or a tank top. Accessorize with suede booties and a floppy hat to complete your fall forward outfit.

Spliced Ponte Dress $59.90

This sleeveless fit & flare ponte dress with faux leather side panels can be your new LBD (Little Black Dress) for the season. Dress has an exposed back zipper closure and pairs well with a blazer and heels or a cardigan and boots.

Pointelle Striped Sweater $49.90

Give your sweater a major upgrade this season with this grey and black sweater. Striped sweater features marled and mesh fabric combined in stripes that cover this elongated round-neck sweater.

Faux Leather Jacket $99.90
Every girl needs a moto jacket in there waredrobe. Get this deconstructed faux leather lined jacket with quilted shoulders and back seaming. Jacket features an exposed zipper, details at cuff and ponte panels under sleeve for the perfect fit. Add edge to any outfit with this deconstructed faux leather jacket.

Don’t forget you can get free shipping to the store everyday, no limits. Get your waredrobe ready for fall with 6th & Lane. Happy Shopping 🙂

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My IDKW To Wear… Go To Dress

OUTFIT OF THE DAY #52: Fashion to Figure
1FatshionForward_OOTD525FatshionForward_OOTD52You know those mornings where you literally try on most of your waredrobe and nothing fits your mood quite right? This dress is my backup plan, I pull out my go to dress it’s always on standby. What makes the perfect go to dress you ask?
Dress must be chic yet minimalistic and most importantly versatile.
I bought this dress during a Sample Sale at the Fashion To Figure HeadQuarters in New York City earlier this year.
6FatshionForward_OOTD524FatshionForward_OOTD52This dress styles well for so many occasions. I have worn this flirty little flare number to brunch with the girls and also to dinner for date night. Here is a snap of me back in May wearing my go to dress. The red wine color makes this dress perfect for a season transition look. Flare dress features a lace insert that flatters the cleavage and adds the illusion of a peek a boo. I’m wearing a size 3x, dress is cut true to size.
FatshForward_ATLBrunch1Dress is sleeveless and has a flared hem that dances right above the knee. I paired dress with black faux suede almond flats, check out review here. I accessorized the look with a bow ring, a chain choker necklace, bracelet and a beaded anklet. Silver bow ring makes a statement of it’s own and is lined with jewels. Necklace plays on the choker chain while still maintaining a statement essence. Find your Go-To-Dress and never be stuck with nothing to wear again. Shop Fashion to Figure now at

Dress: Fashion To Figure (Similar) | Ring & Bracelet: Gifted | Necklace: Cato’s Fashion | Shoes: Charlotte Russe (Similar)
| Lippie: E.L.F. “Wine” | Nails : IG @NailsbyJenny
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