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If there was one era of fashion in the last century that really loved a full set of curves, it was the hip-hugging, cleavage-enhancing silhouettes of the mid-century. Whether you have Dita von Teese ambitions, or want to release your inner Joan Holloway, rockabilly and pin-up styles reign supreme for the size 12+ set, with a multitude of brands to choose from. To make shopping a little bit easier, I’ve rounded up some of my favorites (with my own Mad Men desires in mind)... But, please don’t blame me if you end up wanting one of everything, a set of perfectly coiffed pin-curls, and an afternoon in a classic Chevy Bel Air.
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There’s a special set of style “rules” that all busty girls already know. You might not necessarily chat about them all the time, but you're aware of which things to avoid and which you lean on heavily when it comes to shopping. These guidelines stand out as much as the first time you spent an entire day subtly read
Everyone who is anyone rides the subway in New York City. No, seriously. It's the easiest way to get around the city without spending a fortune, and you never know when a celebrity will plop down next to you. Case in point: These great snaps of Mariah Carey, Olivia Wilde, Dame Helen Mirren and more. read