Insyze stands with the Black community. As an ally, we want to share black bloggers that inspire us on a daily basis.
This is not a political issue, this is a human issue. As a brand, we want to spread the love and spotlight black plus size bloggers who are definitely worth a follow.
We will be updating this list regularly, so please DM us to let us know some bloggers we are missing! We are always wanting to expand our horizons.
CeCe Olisa @CECEOLISA
CeCe is an OG plus size blogger, youtuber and Co-Founder of The CURVY Con. The Curvy Con "is a three day event that brings plus size Brands, Fashionistas, Shopaholics, Bloggers and YouTubers into one space, to chat curvy, shop curvy and embrace curvy." The CURVY Con is taking place Sept 10-12, 2020 in New York.
CeCe Olisa lives by the words “don’t wait on your weight to live the life you want.” and we totally subscribe to this message and her inspirational outlook.
Chante Burkett @CHANTEBURKETT
Chante Burkett launched My Chic Mastermind to inspire others to be the mastermind of their dreams. We love her incredible drive and optimism.
Her platform is used "to educate, prepare, and empower readers to spark conversations around style, entrepreneurship, and being a woman in the modern digital world."
Activist, Feminist and content creator, Danni of AmaPoundcake is passionate about promoting positive body image. She will serve you up constant positivity on your feed - definitely worth the follow!
Nicole Moses, @NICOLE__MOSES
Calling all London lovers! Nicole is a model, content creator, advocate for wellness and entrepreneur plus sized gal based in London. She is the CEO of @abodyconfidentyou, which supports & guides you to enhance wellbeing & confidence. You can also find her food blog @nicoleeatsldn on Instagram as well!
Thamarr (with a hard "T!") started her blog Musings of a Curvy Lady in October 2012 as a "personal way to rebel against the rules of fashion and society by doing something radical and revolutionary: loving myself and the body that I have and styling it well."
It has blown up into everything she initially wanted and more! Her Instagram is an amazing spot for fashion ideas, content inspo and interior design tips - her apartment is AMAZING.
Courtney Quinn, @COLORMECOURTNEY
Color Queen Courtney! Need a bright light in your day? Look no further than Courtney's Instagram.
Courtney's Instagram features a wide variety of colors and style in her plus size wardrobe that will surely inspire you to color up your looks. Her bio states, "curls, curves & confidence," which is exactly what you'll get if you follow her.
Dolores is serving up daily outfit shots from Chicago. She is a lover of colors and dresses, so we highly recommend looking at her IG if you want to know where to shop!
London based blogger has all the plus size fashion inspo you'll need. From bikinis to sweatsuits, Naomi will inspire you to feel and look your best at all times!
Jezra Matthews, @JEZRA_M
Plus size model, advocate for women, fashion blogger and entrepreneur Jezra has it ALL on her Instagram.
She created Pure Body Love to promote women all around the world, we highly recommend checking out both her personal IG and her business IG!
Sierra Holmes, @ECLECTICKURVES
Plus size blogger and Mom of two, Sierra created a blog to "showcase women of all sizes, colors and background. Being eclectic is not only cool, it's necessary."
DeJené Marie, @DEEMARIENOIR
YouTuber and Instagram Blogger DeJené serves up daily outfit inspiration at everyday prices. You can check out her YouTube Channel to sneak a peek into her personal life!
For the bright and bold, we HIGHLY recommend checking out Makeda! She rocks dresses on the daily with accessories to match.
Her style unmatched, but she is a style curator for every body and can offer inspiration to spice up your wardrobe!
Vivian Sinya, @VIVIANSINYA
Vivian is "here to break standards & spread good vibes."
She is someone you naturally want to embody - she speaks the truth and helps motivate others. \When we interviewed her in our Insyze Spotlight, she shared, "When I am feeling low in confidence I go where any woman should go. I go to the Queen B! Beyoncé can make you feel like the woman you are just by listening to her music or watching her documentaries."
Jazmine Boutte, @JDSERIES
Whether you're looking for the next brunch spot or the outfit you'll be wearing, Jazmine has an answer. Her NOLA based lifestyle and plus size fashion blog goes beyond her Instagram and is definitely worth checking out!
Kellie Brown, @ITSMEKELLIEB
Fashion Designer, Interior Designer, Blogger, Consultant, Creator... it is probably easier to name things Kellie is not! With all of the above titles, Kellie is a hardworking, inspiring business women who somehow manages to share the behind the scenes with her followers.
Katrina Rollins, @GLOBALMIDWIFE
We have recently come to know Katrina better. We chose to partner with her for a giveaway because her Instagram and blog is an inclusive, body positive platform.
On her blog she writes, "As I navigate a new decade (hello 30!), I now feel more like myself than ever before. This blog is my creative outlet to express my passions and motivate other curvy women to live life NOW instead of waiting to fit false societal beauty standards. I am a huge advocate for body positivity, women empowerment, and health education. Allow me to take you on my journey of bashing stereotypes."
You won't regret hitting that follow!
Nikki Free, @IAMNIKKIFREE
Influencer, Writer, Plus Style Expert, Web Series Host, who says women can't do it all?!
Do yourself a favor and follow along with Nikki if you are every feeling in a fashion, inspirational or any type of rut. She is inspiring, powerful and passionate!
The plus size fashion community thrives off of black women and men. We must not forget that when it comes to times that are harder to talk about than the latest fashion trend.
The list of black bloggers to follow is endless, which is why this blog post will be as well. We will continue to add to this daily, weekly, monthly.
Please share bloggers you believe we should highlight by sending us a DM.
BLACK LIVES MATTER.