Plus size alternative wear is a unicorn. We know it exists, we just have to close our eyes and wish really hard. A large part of my wardrobe over the years has been finding pieces from mainstream stores and styling them to fit my personal aesthetic because just buying them from dedicated alternative stores isn’t […]
HelloGiggle.com recently shared this photograph from selling website/app Wish, that were advertising a pair of plus size shorts: Charming, huh? As noted in the HG article this is an incredibly cruel way to advertise clothing. Naturally there’s been some uproar over social media. Christina, of Interrobang art, who makes and sells clothing up to a […]
New Year, Same Old Diet spiel: Is it time we ditched the tired tropes? Trigger warnings for diet talk.
“Every weight loss program, no matter how positively it’s packaged, whispers to you that you’re not right. You’re not good enough. You’re unacceptable and you need to be fixed.” ― Kim Brittingham, Read My Hips: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large Fat acceptance and body positivity for some is […]
I don’t know about anyone else but this festive period has been oddly hectic for me, hence why I’m only sitting down now and doing my Christmas blog! Given I’m a little tardy to the party I feel it’s only fair I go super festive to make up. I’m so festive I could vomit baubles. […]
That’s it folks. All 5 days of it. /sarcasm. Summer is over and with it the cooler nights drawing in quicker and leaves starting to tumble around us. Looking out of my window as I write this I see a grey sky and so I wanted to give a wistful farewell to summer. I felt […]
I’m on a count down. Only three weeks until the Curve Fashion Festival in Manchester! What’s The Curve Fashion Festival? Well let me tell ya! CFF is a fantastic new event this year taking place at Manchester Central Exchange Hall. There’s oodles of plus size fashion related fun waiting for you with confirmed brands including […]