Hi, I'm Natalie...
I am 5'2 and a size 18, which means I am petite AND plus size. Those two sizing terms might seem like polar opposites, but full figures come in a variety of shapes and sizes—one of those being short! As a petite plus size fashionista, it has been extremely difficult to fit into fashion and find clothing made for my body. But I'm here to share my petite plus style tips with you and to show the world that short, plus size women belong in fashion!
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PLEATED DOWNTOWN

Ever since I donated this pleated faux-leather skirt a couple of years ago, I have been craving a more sophisticated version of it. I found the skirt at a boutique in St. Petersberg, Florida in 2015, but faux leather is having a huge moment right now, which means that I can find this style just ab…

FROM HEAD-TO-TOE

I haven't written anything for my blog in a while because I have been busy traveling and working on side projects, but I am really looking forward to what's coming for Natalie in the City. While I have been busy plotting my next move behind the scenes, I have also been trying to elevate my…

HOLIDAY, BUT MAKE IT EDGY

Having this blog has really allowed me to challenge my style and try trends, colors, and fits that I wouldn’t regularly indulge in. And I have all of you to thank for that. If it weren’t for you pushing me on social media to embrace bold trends or reassuring me that fuchsia is my color, I would pr…

THIS IS 28

Today is my birthday! Usually, I feel kind of "meh" about my birthday—and as I type this the night before, I still kind of do—but this year is different because it was the greatest year I have ever had. I unexpectedly lived out most of my dreams like attending New York Fashion Week, trav…

THE PERFECT PLUS SIZE LBD

I have this one dress that I wear for literally anything and everything. It's so versatile that even if I wore it five days in a row, no one would notice. While the dress can fit in with many styles and be worn to most occasions because of how I style it, it's truly the way the dress was m…

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