Archive for August, 2006

Fall in love with a dress…

Monday, August 21st, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

Believe me that is exactly what will happen to you if you visit Sydney’s Closet at the moment and take a look at their new dresses. These Fall dresses have just been added to the stock and are sure to suit every mood. Whether you are feeling glamorous and want a special dress for a special evening to create that instant glam; or whether you are looking for something more subtle, pretty and fresh.

What’s more you can send these beautiful dresses home for just $1!

$1? I heard you say…

Yes! Sydney’s Closet currently are offering $1 only shipping, now through September 30th, 2006. Just use coupon code fall06 at checkout, and your all set!

Visit Sydney’s Closet… and fall in love with a dress today!

50% off clearance at Torrid

Sunday, August 20th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

One of the greatest sales… well in my opinion anyway… is currently going on at Torrid. What’s so great about this sale? Well this is your chance to get your hands on some trendy and fashionable plus size clothing at really discounted prices. The sale us currently going on and will end on Friday, August 25th. So you do have a little time to shop around and browse, though I suggest you grab the items you like immediately and things will go fast!

Click here to take advantage of the 50% off Regular Price at the Clearance.

IGIGI is hiring!

Friday, August 18th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

IGIGI, a plus size fashion store located in downtown San Francisco, CA, have the following openings that has to be filled ASAP:

1. Customer Service person, very good English required and basic computer skills

2. Wholesale managers, 2 years experience in sales, good English and good computer skills is a must

3. Wholesale assistant / customer service help, good English and basic computer skills are required

4. Boutique floor manager / sales person, good English skills, basic computer skills, the person will be working in the IGIGI boutique that is opening in 2 weeks

5. Inventory / packing / shipping person, flexible working hours (but must be during the day on week-days), could be part time or full time

6. Cleaning lady (flexible hours, week days, part time)

IGIGI offers health insurance, dental, vision, sick days, vacations and more. They have a very friendly multicultural environment and welcome all kinds of women to apply for these positions.

Anyone interested in applying for these job openings kindly contact Masha Salvado on 1.415.692.5644 or via e-mail at [email protected] E-mail communication is preferred.

Loving Your Curves: Issue 2 out now!

Wednesday, August 16th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

We have just released the second issue of our very fresh plus size fashion newsletter, Loving My Curves. This second issue is jame packed with information on some great discounts and sales available, and it also gives you some tips on which swim-wear to choose to best fit your body type. We’ve also got in store some make up tip for you career ladies. You can view the archived second issue here, or even better subscribe to the newsletter, not to miss future issues!

New jersey dresses and tops at Kiyonna

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

I love looking at new styles and designs, so I was pleased today to hear that Kiyonna have added some really classy new items to their stock, which look perfect for the Fall. Colors that dominate are warm chocolate and americano shades, which are accented further with bold finishes of pomegranate and eggolant. The new dress and top also come along with a fashionable sash belt which can be tied in a number of different ways to vary the look.

A Kiyonna favorite, the ruched surplice tee is also back in stock at only $48. Visit Kiyonna today to take a closer look at these new items.

New store reviewed: Fashion To Figure

Monday, August 14th, 2006 | Uncategorized with 2 Comments

Over the weekend I have added a brand new store review to Added within the casual category, yet still to be added in several other, Fashion To Figure Stores is our latest new entry!

Fashion To Figure is an exciting new company created by one of New York’s pre-eminent retailing families; it is a complete shopping experience for ladies sizes 14-26 created by the family that invented full-fashion over 100 years ago.

Fashion To Figure offer the latest fashions for figures 14-26 at the best prices, with over 75 fashionable brands available, with a variety of fits.

It’s always great to see there are more options for plus size ladies, and Fashion To Figure looks like it’s going to be a winner with a lot of ladies. Visit them today, or read more about them on

Sydney’s Closet founder interviewed on

Saturday, August 12th, 2006 | Uncategorized with 1 Comment

If you haven’t already come across our plus size celebrity spotlight this month, make sure to visit and catch up on this month’s exclusive interview. In July I had the pleasure of speaking with Sydney’s Closet founder Phyllis Librach, who spoke about what inspired her to open up such a special store dedicated to providing young plus size girls with more options in formal wear. Phyllis also gave us some insight on what’s in store at Sydney’s Closet in the near future. Read the full interview today to get to know more about Phyllis and Sydney’s Closet.

2 Days only sale at Lane Bryant

Friday, August 11th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

Lane Bryant will be running the 40% off Friends & Family Sale. Though there is a slight catch. You really have to be quick to take advantage of these savings as this sales will run for 2 days only: from Saturday, August 12, to Sunday, August 13. During these 2 days you can save 40% on their entire purchase at

The Lane Bryant Friends & Family Sale is one of our largest sales of the year! Here is what you need to know:

  • Promotion code 00401807
  • Save 40% on your entire purchase
  • Only one coupon per customer

Ok so get ready, set, go shop!

My favorite sale from Torrid is back!

Thursday, August 10th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

Now through August 13th Torrid have taken an additional 50% off Clearance! Plus, with Torrid’s Back to School Sale you’ll find savings in tons of departments, including $10 off all bottoms and 25% off all tops.

While you’re shopping, be sure to check out the new Torrid Denim. This exciting new line from Torrid was exclusively developed based on current trends and based also on feedback from Torrid customers. So you’re sure to love them as they are made especially for us. The jeans are roomier throughout the hip and thigh for a fit that’s flattering and more comfortable than ever. They come in 3 styles and four washes, so you’re sure to find a pair you’ll love. Stock up during Torrid’s Back to School Sale and save $10 on each pair!

Hurry! The last day to take advantage of the Back to School Sale is August 17th, but the Clearance Sale ends August 13th.

Share the savings with your curvy friends!

Hot new tops & lace dress from IGIGI

Tuesday, August 8th, 2006 | Uncategorized with No Comments »

Brand new top styles have been added to the IGIGI inventory. Gorgeous lace and floral tops which are ready for you to take a look at. They have also added a gorgeous lace dress, which they are calling the ‘Juliette Lace Dress’. If you are looking for something formal, you might want to give this dress a look! Visit IGIGI to take a look at these new items.