Monday, August 10, 2020

5 Bloggers To Follow in August 2020 - New York

Some call it the city that never sleeps, others the big apple but for us, New York is home to the CurvyCon as well as some really great plus size blogging talent!  This month, our 5 New York plus-size bloggers are serving us great style advice on their blogs, YouTube channels and Podcasts too!

Featured Image: Essie Golden

Essie Golden

Plus-size model, founder of the Golden Confidence Pool Party and co-founder of Thick Laces, Essie Golden is an advocate for body positivity and wants to encourage others to love their bodies and boost their confidence. 

Essie Golden does this by sharing her affordable style tips on the Essie Golden blog and on Instagram.

Read these blogs:

The Big Style Sale

Summertime Fine With Walmart

This Is Jessica Torres

Since 2014 Jessica Torres has been creating stellar content about plus size fashion, travel, beauty, pop culture, and a whole lot more, on her YouTube channel and on the Fat Girls Club podcast.  We are obsessed with watching the super honest reviews, vlogs, and apartment goals.

Watch these:

10 Plus Size Outfits ForApple Shaped Bodies

How To Be Fat and Confident

Kelly Augustine

Kelly Augustine is loving life in NYC and we just can’t get enough from her plus size fashion, beauty, and lifestyle blog that is all about celebrating diversity.

Kelly shares her unique experiences, GORGEOUS style file, and did we mention the really great shopping guides including the best plus size jeans and denim brands as well as black-owned businesses.

Don’t miss these blogs:

How my personal style is evolving during a pandemic

Processing being an ex-bride

Suits Heels and Curves

Darlene is a plus-size boss mom, travel enthusiast, lover of fashion, and the author of Suits, Heels and Curves.  The Puerto-Rican Latina, who calls New York home,  uses her fashion and lifestyle blog to create a safe space for discussions about self-love, body positivity, wellness, and more. 

We love Darlene’s Blogger House Curvy Closet!  It’s a social media marketplace that’s all about reselling those clothes that you don’t wear anymore, but it doesn’t stop there, it’s the perfect place for the plus-size community to come together and share style tips and much more.

Blogs we love:

Summer Fun With Lane Bryant 

My Top Summer Plus Size Must Haves

On The Q Train

Peggy of the On The Q Train is creating content about fashion and lifestyle and strives for more body and racial diversity within fashion. Because representation matters!

We are absolutely in love with Peggy’s bright and bold fashion choices and great style tips.

Read these blogs:

My Favorite Vibrant Coloured Blazers

My Favorite Trendy Plus Size Matching Sets

Not see your favorite bloggers on this list? 

Let us know who your top New York plus-size bloggers are. Just drop us a DM on Instagram. 

For more from our 5 bloggers to follow series check out our East Coast and West Coast editions.

Next month we are shining a light on plus-size bloggers in Florida. DM us your nominees!