When I see photos other people take of me,
I can’t help but feel like I am looking at myself
from above. I can’t help but think, “That is not
my body.” Those are not my overflowing thighs.
Those are not my knees, as wide as a colorless horizon.
That is certainly not my stomach, unraveling over
the waistline of a pair of shorts.
We can all appreciate designers, blogs, websites or magazines dedicated to empowering women to love their bodies now and be confident in who they are. I recently read on the Plus Model Magazine‘s October issue about a plus size retailer Sonsi.com that was conducting their own survey focusing on the plus size woman and her level of confidence and body image view.
Every season brings along with it different styles and trends. So I always ask what should a curvy women like me choose this summer to look her best? Besides the lovely weather that this sunny season brings along with it many fashionable opportunities; as we see more vibrant colors and fun styles that we can mix and match with. Summer is definitely the season where any stylish curvy woman can create a sizzling look.
One of my favorite things to have made a comeback this summer are the maxi dresses. There are so many options to choose from this summer, you can wear a maxi dress to the beach, to luncheon or even out to an evening party. Check out some of the fun options that I stumbled on:
I was scrolling through my favorite blog Girl With Curves when I stumbled upon one of Tanesha Awasthi’s recent, very brave and candid post. I decided to share it on my blog because I knew that all my curvy ladies out there would relate to the post and we all have had these moments too: