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Curvy Commentary 1/15

By Sarah Conley · January 15, 2010 · 0 Comments ·



Pocket Rocket takes a closer look at the constant debate surrounding model size and creates a Fashion Size Debate Fail bingo card.

Skinny Emmie shares her love for clothing that she is absolutely in love with. Could you ask for more?

Musings of a Fatshionista shares her favorite jeans in an outfit of the day.

Young, Fat and Fabulous takes a spin with red lips & mint colored nails and looks amazing while doing so.


Filed in: Curvy Commentary
Tagged with: plus size, style, Fashion

The Blue Couture Winners Have Spoken: They Chose Control-Fit!

By Sarah Conley · January 15, 2010 · 0 Comments ·


If you could have your choice of any pair of Blue Couture jeans, which would you chose?  When it was time for the winners of our Blue Couture Giveaway to select their prize, they all selected our Control-Fit Jeans!

What makes Control-Fit Jeans so great? At first appearance, this five-pocket style looks classic & traditional in styling. However, after closer examination, these jeans are sporting built in power-mesh, designed to help control the bumps & lumps you'd rather not see.

Available in petite, average and tall inseams and flare or bootcut styles, there's a fit for almost every woman. Get them now for $44.99 a pair - you can be a Blue Couture winner too!

Filed in: Fashion
Tagged with: plus size, denim, style

Curvy Commentary 1/8

By Sarah Conley · January 8, 2010 · 0 Comments ·



Chunky Curlz posts a loving reminder with the help of Mika's "Big Girl, You Are Beautiful".

The Demoiselles ask an important question: one size fits all, but what IS all?

Fat Girls Like Nice Clothes Too talks about how a photo about feeling fine appeared in a book about human emotion.

Manolo for the Big Girl takes a closer look the larger changes happening in the modeling industry.


Filed in: Curvy Commentary
Tagged with: plus size

Shop Afrobella's Favorites!

By Sarah Conley · January 6, 2010 · 0 Comments ·

Patrice, the author of Afrobella, has amazing style. You might remember her sharing her plus size fashion insights, words of wisdom and generous spirit with us in an interview last Fall.

We're thrilled to announce the launch of Patrice's very own Blogger Boutique, live right now on Silhouettes.com, full of her favorite items and style tips.  Regarding her selections, Patrice said:

"Party dresses, outfits for romantic dinner dates, cozy sweaters to just be yourself in. My blogger boutique features a little of everything that you need to feel comfortable and look chic at the same time!"

We hope that you enjoy Afrobella's words of wisdom as much as we do.  Which of her picks are your favorite?

Filed in: Blogger Boutique
Tagged with: Afrobella, plus size, style, Fashion

Curvy Commentary 12/18

By Sarah Conley · December 18, 2009 · 0 Comments ·


Chunky Curlz introduces us to her new favorite jeans, complete with photos and a detailed review.

Diary of a Mad Fashionista has an interview with Wilbur Pack, a fashion designer who utilizes unusual fabrics such as denim.

Fat Girls Like Nice Clothes Too selects her favorite Holiday partywear.

Syrup Sandwiches vents frustration about a favorite dress' redesign.

Filed in: Curvy Commentary
Tagged with: plus size

Curvy Commentary 12/11

By Sarah Conley · December 11, 2009 · 0 Comments ·




Chunky Curlz's recent trip to San Francisco left her feeling inspired by all the plus size options the city had to offer.

The Demoiselles take a closer look at what you should be requesting during your next trip to the tailor.

Fat Girls Like Nice Clothes Too takes a walk on the wild side & reviews a va-va-voom corset.

Le Blog de Big Beauty already has her outfit planned for the Holidays and it's fantastic.


Filed in: Curvy Commentary
Tagged with: plus size, style, Fashion

Silhouettes Friends & Family Sale!

By Sarah Conley · December 11, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Silhouettes is offering 25% off to friends & family (that means you, dear readers!) from December 11th through December 14th. Go forth & shop!

Filed in: Sale
Tagged with: plus size

Vote For Your Favorite Spring 2010 Cover!

By Sarah Conley · December 10, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Which Silhouettes cover for Spring 2010 is your favorite? We want to which trend resonates most with you. Do you love soft feminine florals or are you ready for easy dresses in soft colors?

Share your thoughts in the poll below - you never know, your favorite could be our Spring 2010 cover! If we missed your favorite looks for Spring 2010, tell us in the comments below.

Win A Free Pair Of Blue Couture Jeans!

By Sarah Conley · November 2, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

There are few clothing related searches that feel as eternal as the search for the perfect pair of jeans. You can only try on so many pairs of jeans before you become hazed by the defeat and begin to doubt your ability to wear clothing of any kind.

Silhouettes believes in their Blue Couture denim line so much, we're giving them away!  Five pairs of Blue Couture jeans are up for grabs - all you have to do is enter here. Be sure to tell your friends - there's more than enough denim to go around! The contest runs now through November 30th.

We want to know what your biggest denim challenges are. Tell us in the comments below!

Filed in: Giveaway
Tagged with: plus size, jeans, style, Fashion

Curvy Commentary 10/30

By Sarah Conley · October 30, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Chunky Curls writes about boho prints as her latest style inspirations.

Fat Chic points a critical eye at JC Penney's new extended plus size line.

Fat Girls Like Nice Clothes Too introduces us to the hardest working dress in her wardrobe.

The Pretty Pear writes about her never ending quest for boots that fit her wide calves.

Filed in: Curvy Commentary
Tagged with: plus size, style, Fashion

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