5 Jul

Cupcakes and Muffintops is a plus-size clothing and bake sale for people of all genders in Oakland, California.  The sale happens once per year in August, and benefits Big Moves and the Fat Friendly Funders.  We pride ourselves on being a wonderland of affordable fatshion, delicious homemade treats, and inspiring positivity.  The details for the the 2017 sale are as follows:

Cupcakes & Muffintops v9.0
SATURDAY August 5th, 2017
First Unitarian Church of Oakland
685 14th Street, Oakland, CA
12-4 pm

$0-$10 suggested door donation, no one turned away for lack of funds
Most clothing $1-7; Some boutique items $10 and up, shopper’s discretion. Cash and credit cards accepted for clothing purchases; door and bake sale cash only. No checks accepted
Venue and bathrooms are wheelchair accessible.  Continue reading


Until next year! 

9 Aug

Thank you all so much for a wonderful sale! We had such a great time and hope you took home some excellent treasures. Thank you to everyone who donated, advertised, baked, volunteered, and shopped! 

We’ll be back in early 2018 with a date for next summer’s sale, and in the meantime, feel free to email cupcake@bigmoves.org all year long to donate. ❤️❤️❤️

Signing off for now,

Mora Z. Muffintop and the Cupcake Committee

Just like the white wing dove 

4 Aug

Channel Stevie Nicks (inspiration below) in this vintage shawl. So big in its stitches that the effect is almost graphic, this is a real stunner. Bescarved and beaded mic stand not included. Oooh baby oooh, oooh. 

Warning: Adult Content

4 Aug

Brand new glass toys were given to us by someone whose work was gifted these as promotional items. Each comes with its own padded and secure velvet case. Find them in the boutique! 

Show your geek pride

4 Aug

In these 4x shirts! 

Embrace your inner Mrs. Roper! 

4 Aug

Special-occasion leopard beauty with sequined collar and cuffs. Trio of print caftans in beautiful jewel tones, for whatever your caftan game plan might be.  

The owls are not what they seem.

4 Aug

Two novelty ties from a much larger estate donation, from a man who was known for his beautiful bow ties (see previous post for a few).

Left: White maribou bow tie with owl eyes. Right: Fish tie! 

Be the hit of the holiday sweater party!

4 Aug

We have several holiday sweaters with exciting embellishments! If you’re trying to win a holiday sweater competition, we have you covered. Sweater shown is xl/1x.