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Plus Size Wedding Dress Tips!

When determining the kind of wedding dress that is right for you,determining your specific body shape is a good place to start. Perhaps you carry more weight around your mid-section and chest than you do your lower half, otherwise known as “top-heavy.” If this is the case, consider having a playful hemline that swishes about the knee instead of your ankles so you can show off your lovely calves. Your overall look doesn’t have to favor one half of your body, so you can lean towards embellishments being on the skirt while you keep jewelry simple. If you do not have a distinct waist, you can raise the skirt higher along the torso so your stomach is softened by an…


Finding a Bra That Fits

Did you know that’s it’s estimated that around 80% of women are wearing a bra that’s the wrong size for them? No matter if you’re a size 14 or 24, an 8 or a 10, finding a bra that fits you properly is crucial not only for comfort but for the well-being of your boobs! This is true if you’re wearing a bra that’s too tight – this is no time to try and squeeze yourself into a smaller size; it’s all about finding the size that fits. The same can be said if you’re wearing a bra that’s too big – it will feel plain uncomfortable and can dramatically impact the way you stand and look in your clothes.…


Different Types of Bras for Every Woman (with My Curves & Me)

Over time, bras have definitely evolved significantly. These days there are a variety of bra styles out there and they all have their special occasions for when they can be worn. Now, women can have certain bras within their wardrobe to accommodate these varying needs. Padded bras are one sort of bra that everyone should have. Small breasted women find this kind of bra provides much needed volume to increase the appearance of the breast size. On the other hand, larger busted women can also benefit from this bra style. Padding adds additional support and can assist in shaping. A second bra every woman should own is a push-up bra. The intent of a push-up bra is the provide lift…


There’s a New Auction Site in Town

There’s a new auction company launching called for anyone looking for an alternative to ebay. This site is attracting a lot of interest from big brands and small business sellers alike.  What makes Auctionopia different is that it offers real-time negotiation (via IM) between buyers and sellers. If you want to modify the terms of your bid by using a coupon, asking for a lower price, getting free shipping, etc., you can do all of that during the transaction. Also, there are zero required fees for sellers, which means more money in your pocket.  From what I understand, they are currently developing a  payment system (like Paypal) that will have lower fees than any other of it’s kind.  So…


A Note From Next.Co.Uk

The spring/summer 2012 catwalk was bursting with whimsical styles inspired by hot climates and sultry summer nights. You might not be able to take full advantage of the latest trends in the gloomy British climate – but if you’re planning some fun in the sun this summer then here’s how to pack like a runway model. Sheer fabrics: For some reason these are tricky to pull off at home, but on holiday sheer fabrics suddenly become wearable. Look for slightly see-through maxi dresses in the latest sorbet colours that can be pulled on over a bikini, or alternatively opt for a sheer print dress worn with an itsy-bitsy slip underneath for the evening. Pleats: This trend is set to be…


A Note From Finding The Perfect Swimsuit

The ideal plus size swimwear should work to flatter your appearance, accentuate your bust, trim your tummy, camouflage your hips and of course make you feel 100% confident relaxing by the pool! It is good news that plus size swimwear is now largely available on the market as buying swimwear can be a daunting enough task.  However, choosing a swimsuit for the fuller figure no longer has to be a difficult task, regardless of your size or shape. There are however a few tips that should be followed if you wish to invest in the perfect swimsuit.  If you wish to hide a bigger belly then investing in a full swimsuit complete with a vertical stripe pattern is a good…


Ugg Boot Discount & Giveaway

Ugg boots are the most comfortable shoes around especially in the cooler months. Whooga Uggs are paving the way as a new brand of the sheepskin classic. Their thermofleece foot bed, high grade merino fleece and memory foam create an improved alternative for those of us who want to keep our toes warm and cozy. If you want to enter to win a pair, follow Whooga Ugg Boots on Twitter or sign up to their newsletter. If you’d rather just buy a pair with a discount, Whooga is offering TBGB readers a 10% discount for the next week. Just use discount code: 1506BIGGIRL Happy Shopping!