My Style Journal

The personal style diary of blogger Maui Bigelow. As a woman whose size fluctuates between 22-28, Maui is answering the call of a group of women who rarely see themselves represented in plus size fashion. The purpose of My Style Journal is to show plus and extended plus size women that they can slay fashion and insert their own personal style too.

My Style Journal: Life Is Gucci Or Is It

My Style Journal: Life Is Gucci Or …

Hey PHAT girls, happy Friday! Something that has become crystal clear to me over the years is that perception based on sight can be misleading. I know that we all have seen something or someone…

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My Style Journal: To Be Bold Or Basic AF

My Style Journal: To Be Bold Or …

Hey PHAT Girls! Despite, size, age or personal style, I think all women encounter moments in which we question whether we should display our style in a manner that is either bold or basic. This…

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MY STYLE JOURNAL: Girl With Curves x #FatAtFashionWeek

MY STYLE JOURNAL: Girl With Curves x #…

Hey PHAT Girls! Since it is Thursday I decided to throw it back just a little to last Thursday when your girl was living her best life in the “Big Apple.” Some of you might…

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MY STYLE JOURNAL:  Mixing It Up

MY STYLE JOURNAL: Mixing It Up

Hey PHAT Girls! I cannot believe that in 2018 there are still individuals making assumptions and decisions about others based on size! Honestly, I thought that there was some ignorance that we had finally left…

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MY SYTLE JOURNAL: The Journey Featuring #KohlsmaddenNYC

MY SYTLE JOURNAL: The Journey Featuring #KohlsmaddenNYC

*This p0st was sponsored by Kohl’s. I was paid for this post and received the included shoes as compensation*   “Enjoy the journey, but never forget where you came from!” Maui Bigelow   No woman…

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MY STYLE JOURNAL: A FLAT BUTT, A BIG GUT AND A DOPE ASS JUMPSUIT

MY STYLE JOURNAL: A FLAT BUTT, A …

“Stay Afraid, but do it anyway. What’s important is the action. You don’t have to wait to be confident. Just do it and eventually the confidence will follow” Carrie Fisher   For years, I have…

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MY STYLE JOURNAL: #INMYFEELINGS

MY STYLE JOURNAL: #INMYFEELINGS

Hey PHAT Girls, happy Monday! I know that many of you are thinking… HEY GIRL, where have you been! Honestly, I can’t blame you, because I have been out of pocket for what seems like…

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My Style Journal: Drake, Pusha T & Queen Whitney

My Style Journal: Drake, Pusha T & Queen …

“The most disrespected person in America is the black woman. The most unprotected person in America is the black woman. The most neglected person in America is the black woman.” Malcolm X There are many…

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MY STYLE JOURNAL: SHOWING UP AND STYLING OUT JUST IN TIME FOR MOTHER’S DAY

MY STYLE JOURNAL: SHOWING UP AND STYLING …

“Wherever you are in the journey, this is your time to show up and style out!”  Mikki Taylor I know that most of you can relate to the fact that being a woman comes with…

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MY STYLE JOURNAL: DRESSING ACCORDINGLY IN THE SPRING ALTHOUGH IT FEELS LIKE WINTER

MY STYLE JOURNAL: DRESSING ACCORDINGLY IN THE …

Hey PHAT girls, Happy Monday.   I don’t know about any of you, but I am so damn tired of Winter! When it was Winter, I showed respect, acted accordingly and dressed appropriately. Now that…

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