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.

J.Crew Fluted Skirt, Re-Styled and Steve Madden Intyce Boots

Piperlime sweater, J.Crew skirt (reviewed here), SPANX tights, Steve Madden boots on sale! (a great wide-calf option), Target clutch, Sole Society + Kendra Scott (similar) necklaces The last time I styled this skirt I was bare legged and definitely a little fancier. True to my comfort-loving self, i’m obsessed with this skirt even more when paired …

Helmut Lang Puffer Coat and SPANX Tight-End Tights

Helmut Lang jacket – 50% off in black (borrowed from Jennifer), vintage dress (last styled here), SPANX tights, Kelsi Dagger shoes (love these in black), vintage Yigal Azrouel belt Last weekend a bunch of blogging bests and I got together for some food and picture taking at my apartment. Arguably one of the greatest days, …

Holiday Outfit Idea: Piperlime Gilded Gold

LOFT trench (similar), Ark & Co dress via Piperlime, SPANX tights, Seychelles boots (this season’s), Chanel WOC The next iteration in my Holiday Outfit series is probably my favorite to date. At heart I am a show-stopper kind of gal when it comes to clothing. The flashier the better, without sacrificing comfort. This outfit comprises all …