Archive Kentucky Derby Archives | Style Plus Curves - A Plus Size Fashion Blog
Chicago Event Recap: Giving Back with Leading Ladies Luncheon

Chicago Event Recap: Giving Back with Leading Ladies Luncheon

In a previous post, I mentioned that I was participating in a wonderful event here in Chicago called the Leading Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show in order to help raise money for a Mother’s Day Makeover Event sponsored by A Better Day With Julie and the Daisie Foundation. I’m so happy to report that it was a fantastic event and we successfully raised enough funds and support to provide Mother’s Day Makeovers to over 150 moms in Chicago!

Plus Size Kentucky Derby Style: Off the Shoulder Dress with Wide Brim Hat

Not only is it officially spring…but with it comes one of my favorite non-event events: the Kentucky Derby! Why do I love it? Well, truly only one reason: the hats! I love that for one day out of the year, people are forced to wear hats! I wish there were more hat-situations in my life! But until I move to England, I will have to be satisfied with my Kentucky Derby Hat Day! Now, a bit about my outfit…I’ve been a Fullbeauty brand ambassador for several months now, and I love that they keep adding new plus size brands to their line up! Another fabulous (and one of my favorite) brands is Fashion to Figure and they have recently joined the Fullbeauty ranks. When I saw this Plus Size Off the Shoulder Ruffled Peplum Dress from Fashion to Figure on Fullbeauty.com, I knew my Derby Dreams were about to come true!

Plus Size Blogger Amber from Style Plus Curves in a Fashion to Figure Dress from Fullbeauty.com

 Fashion to Figure Balley Off Shoulder Peplum Dress and Roaman’s Wide Brim Black and White Straw Hat c/o Fullbeauty.com

This dress is so chic, so ladylike…and makes me think of Pretty Woman for some reason. Is it the slightly 80s flavor of dress? Who cares! I love the off-the-shoulder design. The white bodice with the black trim over the black skirt is a classic combo. And who doesn’t love a peplum?! It’s perfect for this black and white wide-brimmed straw hat from Roaman’s that I got from Fullbeauty.com as well! 
Plus Size Blogger Amber from Style Plus Curves in an Off the Shoulder Black and White Plus Size Dress from Fashion to Figure through Fullbeauty.com

Plus Size Model Amber in an Off the Shoulder Black and White Plus Size Dress from Fashion to Figure through Fullbeauty.com

Plus Size Model Amber in a black and white striped wide brim hat from Fullbeauty.com

Happy Hat Day!!!
 

Amber from Style Plus Curves

30-Something Plus Size Fashion Blogger Living In Chicago

Get style tips, outfit inspiration and product reviews from Style Plus Curves!

Follow @stylepluscurves
  • Work Werk! Pulling out this @adriannapapell navy and red lace dress for client meetings today and feeling like a total #girlboss! #workwear #officestyle #entrepreneur #entrepreneurlifestyle #ootd #businesswoman #worklook #stylepluscurves #workingwoman #chicagogram #bosslady
  • I❤️NYC! Don't make me leave! ✈️😓🚕 #nyc #newyork #heartwall #streetstyle #streetart #travel #travelblogger #travelphotography #yellow #livecolorfully #midwestbloggers #stylepluscurves #styleblogger #ootd #thatsdarling #plussizefashion #plussizeblogger #curvygirl
  • Getting my fix at @chachamatcha! 🌴🌴🌴 I had the Ginger Tumeric and it was delicious! #chachamatcha #newyork #nyc #tourist #i❤️ny  #travelblogger #travel #vacay
  • When you visit @universalstandard and get to try on ALL the beautiful things!!! 💃🏻 This vegan leather pencil skirt is AH-MAZING, but it doesn't come out until fall! 😭😭😭 Paired with this cutout tee, I was told that I look like a high-powered NYC PR chick! #universalstandard #stylepluscurves #nyc #styleatanysize #allblackeverything #pencilskirt #fashionweek #fashionblogger #plussizefashion #whatimwearing #instastyle
  • Out and about in the city that never sleeps! Thanks to @curvysam for the 📸! #newyork #nyc #travelblogger #timessquare #stylepluscurves #fffweek2017 #fffweek #fashionweek #summerstyle #summerinthecity
  • Bringin' the heat in this Worthington fiery red maxi dress from @JCPenney 🔥🔥🔥. I've partnered with JCPenney to showcase my #plussize #summerstyle and this season's trends are all about the brights! See more in today's post [LINK IN BIO] #soworthit #sponsored #stylepluscurves http://liketk.it/2rIGR #liketkit @liketoknow.it .
.
.
#LTKcurves #LTKstyletip #LTKunder100 
Screenshot or 'like' this pic to shop the product details from the new LIKEtoKNOW.it app, available now from the App Store!