Category Archives: Brand Spotlight

Amanda Uprichard’s Exclusive Collection Comes To Gwynnie Bee

 Make room in your closet, Amanda Uprichard’s exclusive capsule collection arrives at Gwynnie Bee this week. A playful mix of color and print, these specially designed styles deliver spring-ready impact with versatile appeal. We teamed up to bring Gwynnie Bee members a unique experience, with standout looks that can work both in and out of the office. To kick-off the collaboration, we sat down with the team to discuss all things Amanda Uprichard.

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Style Exclusive: How to Nail the Amanda Uprichard Look

Amanda Uprichard’s exclusive capsule collection arrives at Gwynnie Bee this week. A playful mix of color and print, these specially designed styles deliver spring-ready impact with versatile appeal. We asked three of our favorite fashionistas, Alison of Wardrobe Oxygen, Valerie of Fashion On A Curve, and Amanda of Fashion, Love, and Martinis to style pieces from Amanda’s line for GB and give their tips on how to nail the look. 

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How to Nail the RACHEL Rachel Roy Look for Any Occasion

We’re tickled to have introduced the RACHEL Rachel Roy line to the Gwynnie Bee family. Elevated basics with chic, subtle personality make these pieces a must-closet for any occasion: weekend, work, date night and beyond. We visited the Rachel Roy showroom for a personal styling session with the team – to bring you RACHEL Rachel Roy style, done their way. Read on to see how the brand styled Staffer Lisa in three great looks you can replicate with ease. 

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Designer Spotlight: Rachel Roy

One of our favorite things here at Gwynnie Bee is introducing you to brands you’re sure to love. That’s why we’re excited to announce the launch of RACHEL Rachel Roy, available to closet now! Contemporary and chic, Rachel’s line features elevated staples and thoughtful, versatile pieces. If this is your first introduction to Rachel, you’ve certainly heard of some of her clients – everyone from Kate Hudson to Diane Sawyer to Michelle Obama has rocked her line. To get to know her better, we asked Rachel about her design process, how she expanded the “Curvy” line, and her partnership with Gwynnie Bee. Read on to learn more about this household name and be sure to closet the collection for yourself. 

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Style It: TOCCA for Gwynnie Bee – How to Perfect the Exclusive, Luxe Look

We are thrilled to continue bringing designers we love into the extended sizing space, exclusively for GB members! Today, we’re announcing the launch of TOCCA for Gwynnie Bee. Known for their perfumes and beauty lines, Tocca also creates feminine and modern garments with a nod to old-world Europe. CEO Gordon Finkelstein describes the Tocca Girl as a modern jet-setter, with a look that has little whimsy, and touches of artisanal flair.

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How to Get The Polished Boho Look From Hemant & Nandita

Intricate prints, vibrant colors, and silhouettes that practically float on the body — we’ve got a new brand obsession. Introducing: Hemant & Nandita, exclusively in extended sizing for Gwynnie Bee! If you’re feeling like a “free-spirited soul with bohemian on her mind” Hemant & Nandita say you’re their muse. You can expect to see luxe designs that weave “the old Indian magic along with the modern silhouettes” – an aesthetic we’re enamored with.  

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Everything You Need to See From Our theCURVYcon Kick-Off Party (Including a Secret Fashion Show)

When the opportunity to kick off theCURVYcon arose, we jumped at the chance! We love a good party — especially when in honor of a community of women we adore. Hosted by Chastity Garner and CeCe Olisa for the second year in a row, theCURVYcon brings brands, fashionistas, bloggers, and more to “chat curvy, shop curvy, and embrace curvy.” Sounds like our kind of scene! Read on for the inside scoop on our evening of cocktails, photos, dancing, and a surprise flash fashion show.

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Why Plus-Size? Rachel Antonoff Spills on Her Exclusive Collab With Gwynnie Bee

Designer Rachel Antonoff has built a cult following with her quirky and bold prints, theatrical presentation, and intricate themes. “Clothes should be a partner in crime for adventure,” she says. We’ve been fans for a long time, which is why we are thrilled to announce that Rachel has designed an exclusive capsule collection, just for GB! We sat down with Rachel in her studio to chat conversation-starting fashion, why she’s excited to design for the plus market, and how she met her rescue pup, Lafitte.

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Spotlight on Print Designer Nikki Martinkovic

With Gwynnie Bee, you can try out the latest styles and we love to see our members experimenting with their style. This is particularly true when it comes to prints– you can try a bold look without the commitment! so we’re thrilled to bring you exclusive prints from designer Nikki Martinkovic. We sat down and chatted with Nikki whose modern, yet playful designs can be seen on Gwynnie Bee brands Jete and Isabel + Alice.  We talked inspiration, the creative process, and why cool prints belong in plus size fashion.

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Brand to Know: Alice & You

One of our favorite things here at Gwynnie Bee is to bring you new brands that you’re sure to love, which is why we are so excited to have Alice & You on the site. The British brand brings more than a dash of color and fun to its super-flattering shapes that are spot on-trend. That must be why influencers like Clem of Bonjour Clem and Corissa of Fat Fashion Flow are already loving the brand! We talked to the team behind the brand (from their headquarters in London!) to give you some insight into Alice & You. Read on, and closet all the styles from the brand here.

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