Another day, another body positive campaign. They all start to blend in to one, lots of raving about how all women are beautiful, that they want to promote body confidence, and that they are here to break the harmful definition of beauty that the rest of the fashion industry inflicts on us. They are here… Read More Tired of body positivity being just a marketing gimmick
As any viewers of my blog will know by now, I started doing my Plus Size Blogger illustrations as a way to say thank you to all the incredible bloggers who have inspired me and taught me that I deserve to be happy no matter my size. I wanted to take this a step further… Read More The Curvee Awards
I was asked if I wanted to take part in a style challenge for George at Asda, and how could I resist? I was asked to choose one dress and come up with two outfits for it using accessories also from the George range. The hardest bit of this was narrowing it down to one… Read More Light as a feather in #Georgeous Dresses
I’d like to say I was surprised when this image appeared on my timeline this morning, I wasn’t though, I was disappointed, but not surprised.
A few weeks ago, with my cousin’s wedding fast approaching, I decided to treat myself to a custom hair accessory from Rosadior. I knew what dress I was wearing for the wedding, and thought a floral piece would compliment it perfectly.
When the opportunity to review photo gifts from Snapfish came up, well, how could I resist? I’d been looking at getting some of my art printed to display in the house (yes, I’m that vain) and they’ve recently launched slim photo canvases, which was perfect for me. Snapfish were generous enough to let me choose… Read More MoG Art plus Snapfish gifts – match made in heaven?
In only a few days time I will be at Style XL, and I am so excited! If you haven’t heard of it, it’s a plus size fashion event being held in Birmingham. It sounds like it’s going to be incredible, with so many wonderful brands and people.
Can I? Yes. I can. In case you’ve missed it, Oprah Magazine ran an advice column where a reader asked if she could “pull off a crop top”, and the response was an unequivocal no unless the reader had a flat stomach. As you can imagine, this caused an outcry.
I have been awful at keeping the blog updated, I got a bit carried away with the illustrations and neglected my blogging. If I suddenly go quiet here again, check my Instagram, I’m probably drawing non stop instead! Anyway, a few months ago I bought this gorgeous dress from Lindy Bop, it was in stock… Read More Garden Glamour with Lindy Bop
This was originally a rant in a private group, but fuck it, I think it needs saying publicly. This is aimed at certain types of plus size women, the kind who harm a positive movement with their nastiness.