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.

Shop My Closet on POSHMARK

After months of hearing my close blogging buds Kate and Lauren talk about how much they love Poshmark, and after receiving countless emails from you guys asking if i’m going to be doing a blog sale anytime soon, I finally decided to list a few things for sale! I have started with a few pairs …

Winter Shoe Essentials

Rain Boots (example outfit post), Warm Boots (example outfit), Patent Flats (example outfit), Classic Leather (example outfit) I was walking to work with a colleague the other day and she made the comment that I seem to rotate between a few pairs of shoes. Now, granted, I commute to work (we walk 2 miles each way) so my commuting …

New Found Basic: J.Crew Drapey Swing Tee

J.Crew Swing Tee (on sale for $24 plus an additional 40%!), James Jeans, Ferragamo flats, Ray Ban sunglasses A few weeks ago J.Crew was having one of their sale on sale on sales, and I succumbed to the pressure. I never like to buy final sale items that require any structured fit (read: blazers, pants, etc) …