Back at It AGAIN With the Sequin…

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How long has it been? To long!  One day I will explain why I stopped blogging and why I’m starting again but honestly I just want to enjoy this slay. I’ve always been between a size 16 and 22. Take a stroll through my pervious pics and you will see just what I mean. No matter my size I managed to find pieces that not only looked good on my plus size frame but actually fit in with my aesthetic.  For the sake of being transparent let’s be honest once you “size out” of the typical junior sizing at stores like Forever21, on trend pieces and low prices become far and in between. So how do I do it? Vintage and purchasing off-season garments.

Now is the right time to collect your favorite leathers, motto jackets and trench coats. When the weather changes tons of items go on sale. Snatching up the things you know won’t go out of style is not just smart but cost-effective.

The store savers website CLICK  HERE  is a wonderful tool to use when looking to locate a thrift store in your area. Listen girls Value Village and Unique…. Bomb! Head to one soon! I purchased this amazing authentic leather jacket from the thrift store called Unique in Brooklyn. I don’t have the words to describe how attached I am to it. Lets just say I want to be buried in it!

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Sunglasses :NYC Street Vendor

Jacket : Thrifted =Similar Here, Here and Here

Top: Boohoo Here

Skirt: Lane Bryant Sold Out = Available Here

Boots: Justfab = Similar Here

Thanks for reading beauties! Talk to you soon. OOTC

13 Comments

  1. April 27, 2016 / 9:47 pm

    You look amazing! Glad to see your blogging again! #fatgirlsbewinning

  2. Ashley
    April 28, 2016 / 6:49 am

    So happy to see that you’re back at it!

  3. Ashley
    April 28, 2016 / 5:59 pm

    I love that you give us the links to your items !

    • Ootc
      April 28, 2016 / 6:13 pm

      Spread Luv xoxoxo. Thanks for reading!

  4. TheCityBelleLeeza
    April 29, 2016 / 12:07 am

    Thanks for sharing. Love the blog!

    • Ootc
      April 29, 2016 / 1:00 am

      Thanks for reading Belle!

  5. Essence
    April 29, 2016 / 1:35 pm

    So glad you’re back here to SLAY as always!! And can’t wait for more Brave Space convos, you be speaking truth girl!

    Love you Shaina. You’re my sister that lives in New York. Lol

    Xo,
    Essence

    • Ootc
      April 29, 2016 / 6:10 pm

      I am so happy to be back as well! I cant wait to get back to the Brave Space talks. Feel free to suggest any topics you want to discuss. xoxoxo

  6. Mrgumby
    May 2, 2016 / 2:44 am

    Keep up the good work so proud of u

    • Ootc
      May 2, 2016 / 3:16 am

      Lmao aww thanks babe!

  7. May 3, 2016 / 2:03 am

    You always slay my life, Shaina!! I’m desperate to find a moto leather jacket in my size. It’s so hard!! And I’m jealous that you’ve found one that’s so cute! I’m so happy that you’re back at it again, and look forward to more posts.

    <3 Spencer aka Queen of No Chill

    • Ootc
      May 4, 2016 / 3:20 pm

      Thank you so much BEAUTY! I enjoy watching all of your snapchat videos! Stop taking social media hiatuses

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