Hi, i'm Lauren. I started this blog in 2008 as a way to connect with other plus size women. Over the last decade we've shared outfits, experiences, and stories with each other, building an incredible community. From this blog came Part & Parcel, a social commerce community for plus size women who want more. Welcome home.

Camo

Equipment sweater (in black), ASOS necklace, Ted Baker dress (updated version), Sam Edelman sandals, Ray-Ban sunglasses You may remember this dress from a wedding last year. It’s Ted Baker and to be completely honest, it’s been sitting in my closet since that post. I was determined to find a way to re-wear it for a …

V. Sattui

Joie silk tank (i sized up one size), J.Crew skirt (old), Sam Edelman sandals, J.Crew hat (updated version), Louis Vuitton handbag, Prada sunglasses During our last day in Napa we stopped at V. Sattui for a group picnic. It is a gorgeous winery just off of the main highway that runs through Napa and was such …

Gold Lamé from Piperlime

Piperlime dress (very similar under $50), GAP jean jacket, Pour la Victoire wedges (similar), Prada sunglasses Emily and I spent this last weekend in Napa celebrating Lauren‘s upcoming nuptials. I absolutely adore Napa and love the simplicity it provides only 45 miles outside of the city. Naturally I wanted to look the part, and naturally …