Plus-size preppy fashion
As this article by Samantha Sutton explains, preppy fashion is always being reinvented for new generations. Samantha is InStyle’s senior fashion editor, so she knows what’s what. Here are ten looks you can shop now that embody preppy style: This gorgeous sweater vest from Eloquii, currently 50% off with code HEYGIRL This plaid pencil skirt […]
Thigh high boots? Over the knee boots? Stocking boots? Cuissardes?
In October 2020 the team at Marie Denee’s The Curvy Fashionista showcased a line of thigh high boots by Nadia Aboulhosn in collaboration with Fashion to Figure/FJF. This followed Ms Aboulhosn’s successful capsule of thigh high boots launched in late 2019. The FJF collaboration appears to have been as successful and well-received as the November […]
Inspiration, self-care and the importance of sleep
I follow all of the plus-size bloggers I can find online. One whom I admire for her consistency, self-acceptance and her excellent make-up skills is Lisa, a Canadian blogger whose online handle is MustangSallyTwo. In her 30 January post she showcases sleepwear by Torrid, and speaks about her journey to self-acceptance, and the impact that […]
Do you know what’s gorgeous?
Apart from you, I mean. These Lane Bryant jeans are gorgeous. The Super Soft Stretch Skinny Jean. It’s the ruffle that got me. And at the moment there’s 40% off. This is not a sponsored post. I have no affiliation with Lane Bryant. I came across the jeans through one of Shakera Ferguson’s The Real […]
Hosiery is becoming more sustainable
I came across this fantastic story from Canada about how hosiery manufacturing waste is being turned into new garments. From the article: Top 40 supplier Gildan Activewear (asi/56842) has partnered with an eco-conscious fashion designer on a new sustainability initiative that keeps hosiery waste out of landfills while contributing to the creation of new products. […]