I’m Totally Addicted to Romance Novels and Proud of it!

As an often enraging intellectual snob, my Romance novel addiction is surprisingly not a hidden foible. Nope. I’m very up front about refusing to disguise the lusty covers with packaging that could speak to anything printed in mass market paperback book size.

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New York Full Figured Fashion Week

New York Full Figured Fashion Week has been chock full of events each designed to celebrate the curvy woman bringing with it a vigorous presentation of what Plus Size Fashion should be all about.

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Credibility

In an age of abbreviations and short cuts personal and professional integrity and the credibility factor seem to have been sacrificed on the altar of quick, and the quicker the better. We’re hovering on the cusp of instant gratification not being fast enough.

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Style is Not Just About Fashion

Style can and should be a statement of your personality with fashion and trend providing the options from which you can select what best represents the person you are or want to be.

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We Have Each Felt Like a Fashion Victim at Some Point in Our Adult Lives

The reasons are varied but for the plus size woman there is a common thread which resides in the narrow choices we have been faced with in the past. For us the term ‘fashion victim’ usually relates to an embarrassment. and nothing more dangerous than a bruised ego.

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Why You Can’t Believe Everything You Hear or Read

It’s very easy to give lip service to how you are going to devote your attention to fitting the curvy body and how you understand all the fitting problems of the past and how styling, color and pattern will all be cutting edge fashion forward and how all of this will be bound up in a package the curvy woman

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Let’s Go Back to Price

The i.b.b.i. Collection is priced to slot into the better contemporary and contemporary designer market and be competitive in the same arena as your straight size Jonathan Simkhai, Ohne Teitel, Azzedine Alaia, Herve Leger, Ronny Kobo and Marina Rinaldi.

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Supermodel Emme wearing i.b.b.i. on GMA

Did you catch Supermodel Emme on Good Morning America discussing history-making magazine covers and the Body Positive Revolution. She’s wearing one of our new i.b.b.i. dresses!

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We All Owe Our Debt To Oscar De La Renta

When a man truly loves women in all shapes and sizes it makes us grin with self satisfaction. But when a designer truly loves women it’s cause to celebrate. Oscar said we should all walk like there were three men following us and celebrated that sassy, come hither attitude the sexy, confident, well composed woman exudes with a sense of

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