Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Bookmark These Curves: We <3 Blogger Nadia Aboulhosn

  1. Begin Slideshow
    op

    196

    SHARES

    14 comments
    See All Slides

    In a sea of tall, thin fashion bloggers, we're always stoked to find someone who shatters the mold. We're newly obsessed with Nadia Aboulhosn, the half-Lebanese curvy girl with singular style who won American Apparel's XL model search last year.

    Known for her hip-hugging vintage dresses, high-waisted jeans, and quirky church hats (seriously, this girl can pull anything off!), Nadia's three-year-old blog champions eclectic, brave style and reminds us of what Lady Gaga might dress like if she finally decided to table the theatrics. Determined to turn her success into a career in fashion design, Nadia recently made the move to NYC from Florida…and seriously, we give it a year before this girl has front-row status at NYFW. Click through to see our fave Nadia looks!

    Photo: Courtesy of Nadia Aboulhosn
    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Shopping

You'll Fall Head Over Heels For This Lookbook

Embodying the expression "head over heels" in a most literal sense, Minna Parikka's fall lookbook really is something else. The collection of images features a tousle-haired model in a perpetual free fall — one of the most graceful, mesmerizing acts of gravity defiance we've yet seen. But, what's being sold here? Ah, read

Art & Books

Your Summer Reading, Sorted

Nothing beats curling up with a good book. And, whether you're on the beach, on a plane, or on your own porch at home, summer is the perfect time to experience your next literary adventure. So, add these 15 novels — by some of the U.K.'s best writers — to your required summer-reading list. Get ready to have your mind read