Wardrobe Staples: Save vs Splurge

Wardrobe staples for any budget - save vs splurge

When it comes to wardrobe staples, I think that you can find something great no matter what budget you’re working with. I’ve picked out five of my must have wardrobe items and found an option that’s luxe and one that’s less expensive, so you can decide where you’re going to save and where you’ll splurge. Continue reading


Frugal February

Frugal February Clothing Rack

I’m usually one of those people who makes plans, but the other day I made a spontaneous decision and I feel like I need to tell you about it because if I don’t then no one will know and I’ll just back out of it and it will never happen. After reading a post from Fern at The Fern Life’s decision to cut back on her Kmart spending, I’ve decided that I’m going to join her in taking on the Frugal February challenge. I’ve decided that I’m not going to spend any money this month that doesn’t need to be spent. Continue reading


Plus size thrifting tips

Plus size thrifting tips // Meagan Kerr wears Domino Dollhouse Star Dress

Thrifting or second hand shopping as a plus size person can be difficult. I’ve been to stores that are rumoured to have a great plus size range only to find that it only goes up to a size 18, I’ve found many many dud outfits (think of the nana fat girl clothes from the 90’s) and I’ve had some real misses buying from online sellers. I do really like the idea of being able to onsell my clothes and be able to buy pre-loved clothing from others, in what seems to be such a throwaway culture, so I have persisted and over the years I have picked up a few thrifting tips that I thought I’d share with you. Continue reading


Plus Size Winter Style On A Budget

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Plus size winter style on a budget: Meagan Kerr wears Debut Snood from The Warehouse

When I asked you what you wanted to see more of, one of the resounding answers was how to wear plus size winter trends when you’re on a budget, so I’ve teamed up with my friends at The Warehouse to create a head to toe look that nails not one but two of this season’s trends for under $200, while still being versatile and working with what you already have in your wardrobe. Continue reading


Plus size jeans under $100

Winter is coming. And with it, jeans weather. I spent years trying to find plus size jeans and now I find myself overwhelmed by choice. Straight leg, bootleg, jeggings, short length, long length… whatever kind of jeans is your jam – it’s out there! A few of you have mentioned that you’re on a budget, and I hear ya! I’ve gone on a hunt and found some great plus size jeans for under $100.

Plus size straight leg jeans under $100 Continue reading