Also, thanks for all the birthday wishes you guys sent. Anyway on to the outfit. This is a just a casual outfit I wore running errands. In Chicago we have been experiencing in-between weather, so it's warm enough for a maxi dress, but adding the blazer didn't hurt either. I love these Doc...

I loved that Cookshop's menu changes daily depending on what's fresh and available. If you're in New York check out Cookshop, but for now ogle the food porn. First, my mom and I shared the Fish Tacos as a starter. Fish Tacos - Jalapeno-cabbage slaw, ranchero sauce, lime, crema, crumbled...

I've went from bad make up to pretty good and can't wait to get better. I learn a lot by asking the ladies at Mac and Sephora. They are always willing to help. Above I have included my favorite make up products that comprise my everyday face routine. What are your favorites?

If you would like a digital portrait of your very own they available in her Etsy store for $25 each. I think they make a great thoughtful gift. Last week I had a great meeting with Lucy Hewettabout our upcoming portrait project. She'll be following me around for a few days taking pictures...

I've realized that fly fat boys that don't wear church clothes have it so hard! Like oh my god! Can a bitch get a short sleeve button down in a fly print in size fat? Geez. I'm going to have to do some major thrifting when I get home because while I like the outfit above ya'll know I'm busy...

Also, I'll be a guest blogger at The Spring Into Summer Shopping & Styling Event hosted by In Her Glam. I'll be talking summer fashion so I hope to see you there! The event is free. RSVP here and get the full info here.

I made a lot of mistakes getting to where Fat Shopaholic is today, but I don't regret them. Most of them are here on the blog or tumblr waiting to viewed by anyone who cares. I think it's important to to show growth and how mistakes help you learn. To thank you guys for supporting Fat...

Finally, Fat Shopaholic was mentioned on Rookie Mag in an article about how to dress different bodies. Check it out here.

(Blazer - Thrifted, Top - Evans, Shorts - C/O Torrid, Shoes - Dolce Vita for Target, Rings - Asos & Torrid, Necklace - Top Shop) For months on twitter fat girls were begging plus size brands for leather shorts and finally last year Torrid came through with this great pair of faux leather...

All you have to do is leave a comment with your email address and the way you follow Fat Shopaholic (Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook, Google Friend Connect, and Blog Lovin). This giveaway will end December 7, 2011 at 11:59 P.M. This giveaway is open to U.S. readers only.

 

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