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Can’t relate to the waifs walking down the runway? Then look no further, because local Bay Area blog Girl With Curves packs a serious punch when it comes to fashion inspiration for your bangin’–and very real—body! The site is helmed by curvy and gorgeous San Jose resident Tanesha Awasthi, who’s on a mean streak as of late after beating out stiff competition and being recruited by Tumblr to attend New York Fashion Week earlier this month. And something tells us she’s got a few more big-deal projects out of her sheer and chic sleeve in the very near future. To see what this fashionable local lady was feeling for fall, we asked her to pull together four go-to autumn looks, and dish out some curvy-girl style advice to go right alongside it. Dig in!
Photographed by Caro Ramirez
Mirrors. They're like frenemies: impossible to avoid in life and sometimes just so spiteful. They can twist and stretch you in all the wrong spots. How do you really know if a mirror is a good one? This was actually a question one of our editors raised during a meeting. So, we asked interior designer and read
While Leonard Nimoy is best known for playing the original Spock on Star Trek and later establishing The
Nimoy Foundation, the recently deceased 83-year-old was also a gifted photographer.
has been exhibited around the world, and in 1997, he released a provocative
photography book called The Full Body read