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Must Read: Oh-So Hot Pink! Fall 2022’s Hottest Fashion Trend Revealed (and where to buy it)

Hello, hot pink! Gone are the days when pink is just a spring thing. In fact, it’s all the rage for fall 2022. Amazing, right? Take a look at our five fave hot pink finds.

plus-size duster

Plus Size Fall Fashion: Check Out These 5 Funky Trenches

Plus size fall fashion 2022 is all about the trench. Check out these 5 funky (and neutral) trenches the Curvicality fashion team adores!

Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating emancipation of enslaved African Americans.

Celebrating Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the day that commemorates the end of slavery in the confederate states. The word “Juneteenth” is a combination of “June” and “nineteenth,” which is the day in 1865 when the Union Army established authority over Texas. Photo Credit: D Jerome Smedley of D Jerome Smedley Photography. Make up Credit: La’Toya Nicole The Face Slayer. Models from L to R:Vee Altovise, La’Toya Nicole Fletcher, and CoCoa J’Pan

PLus Size Burlesque LaChina in black dress

Red Hot: S.O.P.H.A.T. Plus-Size Burlesque is So Fine

The sultry art of burlesque is for everyone. Just ask dancer LaChina Jones-Kariem, founder of the plus-size burlesque troupe S.O.P.H.A.T.

Designer Melissa Mercedes New Eloqui collection

We LOVE the Exclusive Melissa Mercedes X ELOQUII Collection

Who else loves ELOQUII’s support of emerging designers? Recently, the red carpet-ready brand launched an exclusive collection with wildly talented designer Melissa Mercedes. Best of all, the collection is the brand’s most size-inclusive collaboration yet, ranging from sizes 14-32.

FullFigured Fashion Industry Awards

Full Figured Industry Awards: Tawana Blassingame Brings the Plus-Size Industry Together to Celebrate Curves and the Big and Tall

Got plans Nov. 6? You do now! Comment below on Nov. 5 for a chance to win tickets to the Full Figured Industry Awards. Tawana Blassingame @TawanaBlassingame, Photographer – Philip Drew @pdrewphotography, Makeup Artist – Schanica Pickens @schanicapickensbeauty


Hats Off to Old Navy! We Love Their Size-Inclusive BOD EQUALITY Campaign

Old Navy is on a mission that we love: to create a world where all sizes are equal. On Aug. 20, the retail chain will launch BODEQUALITY, a campaign where every size will be offered in all of its women’s styles with zero price difference.

Mary Beth Cooper, Curvicality Founder and Editor

A Letter From Curvicality Founder / Editor Mary Beth Cooper

This late-summer issue of Curvicality Magazine is a celebration. We’re back and stronger than ever! Covid put a dent in our publication, but we came together as a community to overcome all of the obstacles standing in our way. It takes an army, and we created one.

plus-size photographer Jose Pagãn

Plus Size Photography: Jose Pagãn’s 5 Tips for a Great Photoshoot

Are you looking to get some great photos? Whether you’re a seasoned plus-size model or a gal who’s simply looking for a one-time photographic adventure, you’ve probably wondered just what it takes to get great photos. Here are Jose’s top tips for getting the best plus size photography. Above: Jose Pagãn and Tay Lee De Castro. Photo by Jose Pagan.

Rachel Micheletti

Influencer Spotlight: Rachel Micheletti

If you ask Rachel Micheletti the meaning of life, she’ll say: “The meaning of life is looking for magic everywhere and making it yourself where there is none.” Photos by Jose Pagan.