October is here and the weather is getting colder, so what better time to think about shopping for the holidays. I love the holidays because they can be such of time of thanksgiving and the making of so many wonderful memories. My favorite holiday is definitely Christmas. Christmas to me is a wonderful time of reflection and giving of thanks for the birth of my Lord Jesus Christ. Hence the name Christ (mas)! The meaning of Christmas has everything to do with thanksgiving and nothing to do with gifts. The reason I give gifts is because I love God’s people and also Christ himself was given gifts on his day of birth.
As a self proclaimed shopping guru with over 20 years of experience in the fine art of hunting down affordable luxury; I am now imparting my shopping wisdom on how and what you should consider purchasing for the upcoming Holiday season. I know there are people that begin their holiday shopping sometime in the middle of summer and I am well acquainted with others that make a mad dash to their local retailer at 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve. I have had done both and let me tell you the latter is not the way to go. After a login at online search engine, unique door gift ideas are made available to the person. With the help of the ideas, there is great celebration of the festival. The shopping of the gift is with the engagement of the skills and intelligence. The meeting of the requirements is great to get the right results.
In a society where there is so much fraud and uncertainty, some people are afraid to purchase things online. They may feel their personal information may be compromised or perhaps they are unsure about the quality of the item. Let me put some of your fears to rest because I have been shopping online for over 10 years and have never had an incident of fraud or disappointment with the quality of the item I was purchasing. There is so much security in place now that you can shop worry free and begin using your time more effectively.
If you’re concerned about the quality, no need. There are websites that give you an opportunity to see the item you are purchasing at every angle and up close and personal. Websites such as Overstock.com give consumers’ detailed information regarding the product as well as actual customer reviews regarding what they thought about the product and some are shockingly honest. The online retailers are offering these kinds of services to consumer because they want to retain you as a customer. It’s not just about ordering something one time; they want to build a relationship and provide you with the best possible shopping experience as well as quality products. There was one Christmas some years ago where I shopped for holiday gifts exclusively at JC Penny online and purchased everything from rabbit fur ear muffs to colorful DVD players. It was economic, efficient and hassle free!
As we are closing in on the upcoming Christmas Holiday; I did my homework early and found some very chic as well as affordable Christmas items for the stylish plus size ladies that love who they are and don’t mind showing the world their style! This year, I’d like to introduce you to the world of Talbots.com for your shopping convenience. I have been shopping with Talbot’s for over 15 years and have been so pleased with the value and the quality. My most memorable purchase from Talbot’s would have to be a chocolate corduroy ankle length shirtdress. I loved the fit, the sleekness and versatility of the dress. I could dress it up for evening wear by adding pearls and satin heels or I could take it to the movies by putting on large gold hoops earrings and suede boots. I look forward to shopping at Talbot’s every season when you can get up to 85% off of the original price. Can you say Bargain? You must experience it to believe it.
Today’s Top 5 picks were a snap for me because I have so many stylish “real woman” in my circle of friends. As a matter of fact, they have actually taught me how to put a little style in my wardrobe. Without further commentary, here are my Top 5 picks for Petite Plus Size woman this holiday for under $100.00:
- Box Jacquard Blouse $88.00
(Black or White/Cotton/Woven w/spandex)
Pleated with French style cuffs
This blouse screams I am a fashion icon. It is a polished looked that
can go from the boardroom to a night out with the girls.
- Embellished Boot Leg Jeans $88.00
(Cotton/Lycra/Spandex) Sizes 12-24W
These indigo colored jeans are this falls hottest thing next to the 80’s leggings.
These jeans fit like skinny jeans, but with lots of comfort thanks to the spandex blend.
- Jacquard/Weave Skirt $78.00
(Cotton/Various fall colors/A line style)
Sizes 12-24 W
Can you say elegance? This flowing A-line skit is a flattering
fit on any figure. It can be wore with sandles,pumps or your favorite fall/winter boots.
- Scrunch neck Tee $54.00
(Rayon/Wool/Cashmere/Various fall colors)
I am a tee girl. If I could, I would wear jeans and tees
everyday of the week. These soft and chic tees can be worn under a suite
jacket for work or with jeans. Next to the little black dress, this should be a
staple in every womans wardrobe.
- Velveteen Pea coat $98.00
(Cotton/Spandex) Fall colors
I heard read that there’s nothing new under the sun and this classic
pea coat proves it. I remember loving the pea coat back in the 80’s and
I love it even more now because designers have made it so much more
fashionable and lady like with the velvet and spandex.
There is so much quality and value for your money at Talbots.com. Start your holiday shopping today in the comfort of your home and let your fingers do all the work! Talbots.com where plus size women can find affordable and convenient luxury.