I first discovered Grace Victory when she was part of a Nike campaign – I was so excited to see an amazing fat woman of colour repping for a fitness brand, and even more excited to find out that she was a fellow blogger/vlogger.
I think it’s really important to surround myself with positive influences, so I started following Grace on social media; I checked out her YouTube channel; and I watched the documentaries she made with BBC Three. You know when you make an awesome new friend and you want to spend all your time with them? That was how I felt View Post
While I was recovering from my knee surgery, I did a bit of shopping (I was stuck in bed for a while, the need for retail therapy was very real!), including picking up a few bits and pieces from Torrid when they had half price international shipping. Win! Here’s what I picked out (and a somewhat amusing tale about getting stuck in a bralette). View Post
I get so many people asking me where to find plus size workwear that I thought I’d scout out some ideas for you. As you know, I work from home and my days of dressing for the office are over, but I do really enjoy helping other people finding clothes they feel confident and awesome in, so let’s do this.
There are a lot of different dress codes out there when it comes to office outfits – some people have to have their shoulders covered; some must wear a suit; some can be as out there as they like. Then there’s the combination of what you want to wear – a blouse and tailored trousers, a skirt with a top, a blazer, a matching suit, a dress, with stockings or without? View Post
I’ve noticed a recurring trend in plus size fashion over the last five years and I think it’s time we had a talk about it. Cold shoulder is a trend that seems to be really polarising – you either love it (in which case congrats – there’s shitloads of it out there right now!) or you hate it. View Post