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Amina Muaddi

A go-to for the Bad Gal herself, Rihanna, Amina Muaddi is no stranger to our nominee list for Shoe Designer of the Year. With a signature pyramid-shaped heel, Muaddi creates chic designs featuring crystals, PVC, feathers and animal print. From sexy sharp boots, comfy slingbacks and trendy mules, these heels are a must have for shoe-lovers!  

Over the years’ Muaddi has collaborated with Rihanna, A$AP Rocky and Wolford.


2022 will forever be known as the year of the Shark Lock boot. First created by Ricardo Tisci back in 2012, the Shark Lock boot has a pant-over-boot design complete with a gold or silver padlock with the brand’s GG logo.

Since its’ conception, these boots have become an icon of the Givenchy family and in 2022 it has been redesigned using new mediums such as summertime perfect raffia, raunchy leopard print and trending metallics.

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FOURTEEN Years. Can you believe that The Curvy Fashionista has been going strong for 14 years?! I find myself feeling incredibly blessed and excited about this journey of bringing YOU the latest in plus size fashion! And today? We are celebrating with Big Fig Mattress!

It has been crazy to look back at where we have come from to also ideate about where we are headed! What started as a blog to accompany and share my escapades into launching an online boutique, has transformed into a media platform for plus size fashion and lifestyle content! WHOA!

Over the past years, as we have grown and celebrated, we have partnered with various brands to give back to YOU! Well, today, we are extremely excited to link up with Big Fig Mattress to hook one of you lucky readers up with their very own Queen Mattress, frame, and foundation!

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So you need to be a clothes designer in Second Life? Effectively to get began you will need Clothing Templates for Second Life. What are Clothes Templates? Effectively in Second Life they are premade items that you may put collectively on your avatar and be the creator. It’s really quite simple to do and I learned how you can use them in 5 minutes with none assist at all. I’ll nonetheless steer you in the correct course. I’ve had so much enjoyable making garments and I am going to make use of them as a guide to be taught extra about making my own Garments for Second Life.

For centuries collectively, the option of unparalleled exclusivity was considered the birthright of the elite and the prosperous. Whereas this development is on even today, gripping developments on the earth of custom clothing manufacturing has turned the tables in favor of the … Read more “Let’s Store In Penelope Garcia’s (Digital) Closet!”

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When it comes to finding new contemporary plus size fashion brands or designers in this space, it is always exciting to stumble upon a new one. Especially a brand who champions sustainable fashion AND one that includes and considers the plus size consumer. Such is the case with AS by DF, a contemporary ready to wear label, that recently launched and included a curve range in their assortment.  

“The classic moto leather jacket, one of the most timeless and cool pieces a woman can own.”

Denise Focil


And when you add plus size leather into the mix- recycled or upcycled plus size leather? Curiosity is immediately piqued. AS by DF is the brand by Denise Focil who started her brand in 2009 with one goal in mind: to make the perfect leather jacket.

“When I started AS BY DF My

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As we get ready for the family functions, the company parties, and the New Year’s celebrations, finding the perfect plus size party outfit is no longer a daunting task. Here, to help make sure we have the perfect options to play in, is the Jibri holiday collection, that just dropped!

If you are not familiar, Jibri is the contemporary plus size designer label, that has been leading, shaping, and redefining plus size fashion, over the past 15 years! No, seriously. Jasmine Elder has been innovating, pushing the boundaries on silhouettes that the plus size community has access to.

You can expect a limited run in this collection. Exclusive fabrications that rarely make a return- if you have shopped or been a fan of the brand, then you know this.

But are you ready to see what and why we were excited? Let’s go take a peek at the Jibri Holiday

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