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.

Little Details

Andrew Marc leather jacket (similar), Paige jeans, Madewell top, Nordstrom flats, Sweet and Spark necklace, gifted earrings A few more photos snapped by my bestie yesterday during our walk around the city. The weather was so beautiful and warm during the day but quickly cooled down as the sun began to set, so I threw …

Fox Stole Sweater and New Photography

Nordstrom sweater (love this one), J Brand jeans, Superga sneakers Sorry for the delayed post this morning, ladies! My best friend in the entire world is in town this week from DC and we have spent the last 12 hours sitting on my couch catching up, gabbing away. During one of our rare breaks yesterday …

Styling Challenge: the Tiered, Drape Dress

Dress, Necklace, Shoes, Clutch Every once in a while I order something online that is completely out of my comfort zone, a challenge. During ShopBop’s recent 30% off sale items I pulled the trigger on this tiered, drape dress that was on clearance. I typically don’t go for such loose fitting clothing, nor do I …