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Hayley and the Hair: My experience at The Chapel Hair Salon

I always say that I spend more time talking about the curves on this blog, and sometimes quite neglect the curls! Well - my curls got all the attention when I recently visited The Chapel salon in Islington, for a cut, colour and hair lesson with the lovely Oliver.Some of you who follow me on social media may remember that over December and January I...

Plus Size Swimwear Look Book 2018

Swimwear shopping can be a bit daunting, but don't worry I've got you covered with a full round up of what I've been wearing on my last two trips to Turkey. So if you're a curvy plus size babe looking for some swim inspo (swinspo?) then keep scrolling water babies! Magisculpt Convertible Multiway Suit - JD Williams When I decided that I was done with...

Summer Holiday Look Book Vol 1

Anyone who follows me on my social media will have seen all my annoyingly happy holiday snaps from the Azure Body Positive Wellness Retreat that I host with George from Fuller Figure Fuller Bust. You can read all about the one I hosted last year here, and if you fancy coming along we still have a few spots available in July so go check out the website....

Love Lobsters: Collectif Lobster Swing Dress

Cute print - check! Good fit - check!  Summer vibes - check! These little lobsters from Collectif are going to be one of my summer favourites, I can tell. Sandrine Lobster Swing Dress - CollectifVintage Wrap Cardi - CollectifMonroe Red Bag - Voodoo VixenRed Flower Detailed T Bar Sandal - EvansIt's no secret that Collectif is one of my favourite brands...

Boob Revolution 2: Overhauling your bra wardrobe

When was the last time you checked out your bra wardrobe, and made sure all your bras still fit, and were still doing their job - keeping those mamaries aloft! In this post I am updating my bra wardrobe - out with the old, in with the new!A few years ago I realised (with some horror) that I was wearing the wrong bra size completely. I had always prided...

Real Talk: Why I am glad I was an ugly teenager feat. Studio 8 Embroidered Summer Dress of Dreams

I've got a bit of a combo post for you to today - a review of this beautiful embroidered dress from Studio 8, which is perfect for any summer special occasion or event, and a bit of Real Talk, about why I am glad I was an ugly ass teenager. Yup you heard me right. I'm glad...Richmond Embroidered Dress by Studio 8 London - DebenhamsWide Fit Nude Mary...

What I've been wearing lately: March and April 2018

In the last two months we have pretty much experienced every season. We even got a mini blast of summer here in London a few weeks ago. So I have had every find of outfit - from fur trimmed coats, to sleeveless dresses with sandals. Madness. I have also started working full time again, and found some lovely new colleagues who don't make me feel massively...

Flapping at Sugnall: Gatsby Lady Vegas Fringe Dress in Black and Gold

The lovely lot at Gatsby Lady sent me this luscious plus size flapper dress a little while ago, but I saved if for my trip to Sugnall Hall last weekend because I couldn't think of a better location to shoot it in. Last weekend I got to hangout with some of my very fave plus size lasses and photographers at the exquisite Sugnall Hall. It was all part...

What I've Been Wearing Lately...

It's been about 6 months since I have done one of these round ups. I have been pretty busy job hunting as I am finally ready to go back to work. And so the blog has had to take a bit of back seat, while I dealt with real grown up stuff (lame). That's not to say I don't have some exciting blog stuff coming up (more on that in the coming weeks), but just...

Big Love: Dating as a Plus Size Woman in your Thirties

I've been single for a long time. Like a really long time. Like, it's getting embarrassing over here people. I've had a couple of conversations lately, where I have explored with friends (both single and coupled) why that might be. I am not sure that I know. I mean who does? A few weeks ago I was talking about being single, and dating, and the endless...

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