Find Melissa McCarthy Seven7 Exclusively at Penningtons in Canada!

Almost two years ago, I wrote how I couldn’t wait for Melissa McCarthy to create her own clothing line, and I’m entirely excited to say that the wait will be over this Sunday, August 30th! Exclusive to Penningtons in Canada, her debut line, seemingly in partnership with LA’s upscale denim and lifestyle choice brand Seven7, will be hanging […]

Plus Size Holiday Glam Picks

Have you got all of your prezzie shopping done yet? Its time to get ready to party, and if you’re like me, you’re shopping for a fabulous dress last minute! 😉 I’ve yet to figure out when I’ll be hosting a party here at home (depending on when the rest of the fam wants to […]

Target Canada is Bringing The Plus to Clothing Sizes Next Year

Over a year and a half ago Target began opening doors in Canada, something which was wildly anticipated across the country well before the “Zellers” signs had any chance of cooling off. Canadians have loved Target for years, despite the fact that it was a US-only company only until very recently. Excitement bubbled in all […]

A Big Deal in Toronto – Shopping Your Fave Plus Size Blogger’s Closet

The third annual Big Deal Toronto is happening this Sunday! What is Big Deal Toronto you ask?? (*gasp* WHAT?! What do you mean?) In it’s third annual, BDT is CurvyCanadian’s baby; a fabulous one-day event where plus-size fashion bloggers get together and open their closets to Toronto’s curvy beauties! I think the last estimate for […]

How My Skechers Helped Me Walk Without Pain Again

There are a few Canadian bloggers out there that can attest to the fact that I like to walk. Living in a condensed city, it’s sometimes much easier and faster to walk from A to B, rather than driving there or sometimes even using transit. Much to their consternation, I will lead friends to where […]

Addition Elle Now Open at The Stockyards

Have you visited The Stockyards mall yet? The one on the corner of St. Clair Avenue West and Weston Road? It’s my new hunting ground for fashion, because from what I can see, they have more trendy plus-size fashion than any other mall that is easily accessible in Toronto. I grew up on malls like Yorkdale […]

I’m sorry, what? Plus-size women are the problem?

I just read an article that has my hackles up. Part of me thinks, maybe this is just an American thing? Plus-sized Canadians are well known border hoppers just to buy some affordable pretty clothes that fit; so plus-sized fashion lovers in the US do have some great clothing options that their sisters of the […]

Confessions of a Former Plus Sized Movie Extra

I can’t believe how successful I was to entirely forget this moment in my life, up until now. How excruciatingly embarrassing working as a movie extra was with a dire lack of plus size clothing options 10+ years ago.