New Zealand Plus Size Fashion

Meagan Kerr wears 17 Sundays dress and shoes from boohoo.com

Wearing 17 Sundays dress and shoes from boohoo.com

Yesterday an article on Stuff mentioned that size 18 is the top seller at New Zealand department store Farmers. They also mentioned that many New Zealand retailers only go to a size 14-16 – something that many of you wish wasn’t the case. One of the things so many people say to me about New Zealand plus size fashion is that they would love to have the options available in straight size – there are so many different designs, prints and colours that are difficult to find in bigger sizes – especially if you want to shop in store and be able to try things on! Continue reading

Boohoo Plus Clothing Haul

Meagan Kerr wears Boohoo Plus Tara Crepe Frill Sleeve Top in size 26

After having varied experiences with boohoo.com (some purchases were great and some not so much), I’d given up on them until I recently found out that their plus size range had expanded from 16-24 to 16-28. I believe in second chances, and figured that if they had extended their range then perhaps they might have sorted out their fit issues as well. Continue reading

Summer Girl

New Zealand plus size blogger Meagan Kerr wears white tee from Torrid and Kate Madison blue denim shorts from The Warehouse

I’ve just come back from my summer holiday and one thing that I wore a lot (as predicted!) was my shorts. The weather has been every thing from super hot and humid to chilly and stormy, and my shorts have been a really great go to that are easy to throw on with a tee or a singlet. Continue reading

Woodland Fairy

Meagan Kerr wears Hope & Harvest Woodland Keyhole Dress

One thing I’ve noticed sneaking back in to fashion lately is bell sleeves and I just wanted to say that I, for one, am pretty damn happy about it. I remember seeing them as a teenager and I have loved them ever since – there is just something so wistful and dreamy about them, and that makes them perfect for light floaty summer pieces like this dress. Continue reading