This week, Jodell of Black Cat Plus is hosting Fashion Flash. Recently she uploaded an inspiring post that focused on Sarah Robles, the awesome Olympic weightlifter. Like many full figure women Sarah had trouble finding flattering, wearable clothes. Two plus size designers, Jill Alexander and Ming Wang stepped up to outfit Sarah for London and the Olympic.
Red is apparently the hot color this year. Be sure to checkout the plus size options in this vibrant color
Black Cat Plus looks at more more than just plus size fashion. I was moved by her analysis of a controversial Nike that featured an over weight boy struggling to exercise. Was it motivational or exploitive? I’d love to hear what you think.
I’m so excited about the second Beauty Bash (created by our Geri Brin of Fab Over 50) on Sept 29 at the MetropolitanContinue Reading… →
This week the host of Fashion Flash is Jodell of Black Cat Plus. At this time of the year Jodell looks at plus size fashions on the red carpet. Recently she blogged about Melissa McCarthy who was nominated for an Academy Award for her role in Bridesmaids. MarCarthy bemoaned the lack of fashion-forward clothing for plus size women noting that “they are either for a 98 year old woman or a 14 year old hooker.” She taken to working with designers to create red carpet worthy clothing such as the navy cowl neck dress by Badgley Mischka she wore at the Golden Globes.
When you’ve finished looking through all the great Fashion Flash posts, check out The Diet Dectectives All American Diet by Dr Charles Platkin. Most of us can probably recite basic … Continue Reading… →
I’m so delighted to be hosting Fashion Flash again. I can always count on our bloggers to offer up to the minute fashion, beauty and health advice. This week I was super impressed on the thought and insights of my fellow Fashion Flashers:
* Black Cat Plus asks if we should eliminate the term plus size fashion as Queen Latifah suggests.
* Female Fat Loss Over Forty wants you to get inspired to start a home-based fitness program.Female Fat Loss Expert Shawna K shares one client’s experience.
* Fabulous After 40asks is it sheer madness or sheer beauty? That’s the question the Glam Girls are asking about one of this summers most popular trends.
This week, the host of Fashion Flash #3 is Jodell at Black Cat Plus Blog. This is an amazing site for information about plus size fashion that includes tips, styles and where to buy gorgeous affordable clothes when you no longer wear single digit sizes. And if you are over 40 and looking for flattering work and after five clothing, this is the place to visit. Plus sizes are designed to flatter a women’s curves and have both sleeves and longer hems and work beautifully when body parts tend to get softer and lower.
When I started my anti-aging journey, I focused on lines and wrinkles. As I explored the causes and solutions of beauty issues, I realized that fashion and fitness are just as important to the total appearance. I began looking at other blogs for info that delivered great results. To share these tools and tips, I am starting a new Monday feature I call “The Fashion Flash”
Each week I will be sharing a link to some of my favorite lifestyle bloggers who are experts on such topics as:
* How to pick just the right bra for every shape
* The best boots for style and warmth– how timely is that!
* The right way to lose weight after 40
This weeks host of the Fashion Flash are the Glam Gals, Jojami Tyler and Deborah Boland of Fabulous After 40.( http//www.fabulousafter40.com ) This site has a unique eye for fashion, finding beautiful, flattering, … Continue Reading… →