Historically, there has long been a hole in the marketplace where trendy, affordable plus-sized fashion should be. Thankfully, brands are starting to take notice and design fun, trendy, accessible and (best of all) affordable collections for ladies size 14 and up. I’ve highlighted some of my favorites in the segment above and you can click here for more info.
What I Wore: Jacket by Zara, Skirt by Aritzia, Shoes (a splurge!) by Jimmy Choo.
March 23 will be a holiday of sorts in my office…because that is when the Hunger Games movie comes out! I am admittedly a huge fan of the novels, so needless to say, I was thrilled when the above polishes by China Glaze showed up at my door. Inspired by the dark & dramatic visuals in the books and upcoming movie, this week’s winner will win the entire set, from rich “Mahogany Magic” to sparkly “Smoke and Ashes.” To enter, simply leave a comment below. The winner will be announced Friday, March 9 at 6:00PM EST.
* Sorry, USA only.
******* CONGRATS TO ANADENTON, THIS WEEK’S WINNER! ********
Lace has been this spring’s go-to fabric, from tops and dresses to tights and accessories (I even did a “Tuesday Trend” segment on the TODAY Show recently–video here). Now with spring around the corner, here’s a quick & easy DIY project to dive into this weekend. Love the idea of using bright or neon lace for a fresh twist on the old classic evening clutch– props to Dana’s Fashion Blog
Spring fashions are finally hitting shelves and from Macy’s to H&M to Aldo, a whole new crop of designer/retailer partnerships are popping up. Check out the video above for a sneak peek and click here for all of the details.
Lately there’s a HUGE buzz surrounding braids…so I put together a little treat for all the fans out there. I scoured the internet for the most beautiful braid photos I could find and put them together in an inspirational collage that you can use as the background on your computer, hang on the wall, take to the hair salon and more Click here to download the full size PDF.
Ever wish someone handed you a present around that time of the month? Always forget when the last time you wore a dress was? Lose your eyeglasses constantly? Well, there are solutions to all of these frequent female problems! Tune in above to check it out and click here for where-to-buy info.
You’ve seen ‘em in stores…now learn how to wear them well! Colored jeans have been all the rage, from the catwalk to the sidewalk, Los Angeles to NYC. Check out the video above for styling tips & tricks and click here to read my article with where-to-buy information.
What I Wore: Hot Pink Jeans by Rag & Bone, Top by Necessary Clothing, Pumps by BCBG.
Love the look of a “high-low” hemline but unsure how to wear it? Then tune into the clip above for tips and tricks that’ll help you pull off asymmetrical tops, tees, skirts & dresses. If you want more info and where-to-buy information, you can also check out my article on TODAY.com.
What I Wore: Skirt by Zara, Blazer by Nanette Lepore, Belt by Reiss.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: David Beckham and Victoria Beckham arrive at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter held at Sunset Tower on February 26, 2012 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/WireImage)
Happy Monday! If you’re anything like me, you’re ready to see some fresh photos from last night’s Academy Awards…so without further adieu, check out the slideshow above, featuring pics from Vanity Fair’s annual after party–including some close up shots you may have missed Also be sure to check out my Oscars Giveaway here– I’m passing forward an official celebrity swag bag worth over $2,000! xx
Oscar-mania may be over but the after-parties are still winding down. And once the stilettos come off and the makeup washes away, the stars can focus on what’s really important – the gift bags! If your favorite celeb or movie didn’t bring home gold, they still took home something & one lucky Bobbie.com reader can win a piece of the action. Each of last night’s “non-winners” took home amazing SWAG bags courtesy of Distinctive Assets. The bag includes Disaronno Italian liqueur, bamboopink jewelry, a Skinsations spa travel kit, an Earthpaws gift set, Dearfoams slippers, a luxury heated Thermarobe, Naughty Bits brownies & more. (Value of approx. $2,000).
To win, I want to see your BEST red carpet pose! You can copy the “Angelina” or give me your best Posh “sourface.” The more creative, the better! Tweet your photo to me (@BobbieThomas), or post it on my Facebook wall (Facebook.com/BobbieThomas). If you’re camera shy, enlist your children, pets, or significant other. I’ll announce the winner Wednesday (2/29) at 6pm. May the best pose win!
If you couldn’t catch Kathie Lee & Hoda this morning, you’re in for a treat now…Check out the above clip from their 80′s themed hour! I popped in to share some fun finds, from hair color that’s TOTALLY temporary to a clever bra with built-in shoulder pads. Click here for where-to-buy.