Swimsuit Special 2016: Bikini

Plus size swimsuit special 2016: bikinis

The weather is starting to heat up and my Facebook memories have just started popping up to tell me that this time last year I was swimming in the ocean. That means it’s time to start thinking about swimsuits! My swimsuit special is back for another year, and we’re going to kick things off with bikinis because that’s what I prefer to wear – here are some of my favourite plus size bikinis for 2016, bring on summer! Continue reading

Halloween Costume: Wednesday Addams

Plus size blogger Meagan Kerr dresses up as Wednesday Addams for Halloween

I was putting together my post on Halloween costume ideas, and before I knew it I had “accidentally” purchased this dress. As soon as I saw it, I knew I wanted to dress as Wednesday Addams for Halloween – she’s such a great character and really appeals to my dress sense. Continue reading

Where to buy plus size bridal gowns

Where to buy plus size bridal gowns

Whether you’re a size 6, a size 16 or a size 26 I think that every bride deserves to feel like a million dollars on her wedding day. I’ve had a few friends who have had horrible experiences when they’ve gone to try on dresses because there haven’t been any above a size 12 to try on and the sales assistant has been a dick about it resulting in bride in tears and no wedding dress, and I want to let you know that it doesn’t have to be like that! Continue reading

Where to buy plus size bridesmaid dresses

Where to buy plus size bridesmaid dresses

Wedding season is almost upon us and I’ve already had a lot of people asking me about where to find plus size bridesmaid dresses. No matter what size they are, no one wants to have to put on a hideous dress that makes them look like crap, so let’s just agree not to do that to our friends, okay? Continue reading

Plus Size Halloween Costumes

Plus size Halloween costume ideas

It’s coming up to my favourite time of year again, and while Halloween falls on a Monday this year there is still ample opportunity to dress up. Whether you’re heading to a Halloween party, going trick or treating or just want to bring a bit of spooky into your day, I’ve got some cool plus size Halloween costumes to inspire you this year. Continue reading

Sweet Like Candy

Pantone Colour of the Year - Rose Quartz and Serenity

The Pantone Colours of the Year are Rose Quartz and Serenity – a warm rose tone and a cool tranquil blue. This means that we are now seeing a lot of pastel/candy colours cropping up everywhere from homeware to fashion and I for one am loving it. I thought that with Easter just around the corner I’d share a few sweet treats that have been catching my eye…
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Where to shop for party frocks

Where to shop for plus size party dresses

Summer party season is almost upon us and I’ve had a lot of people asking where to find dresses for Christmas Day, pre-Christmas event frocks, New Years Eve party dresses, a killer ball gown or prom dress, the perfect wedding guest attire … you name it. Continue reading

12 Christmas sweaters that don’t suck

I live in New Zealand and in case you didn’t know, here in the Southern Hemisphere, it’s summer when we celebrate Christmas so we miss out on all manner of wintery goodness over the festive season. One of the things that I’m always sad about is that I don’t get to experience the good, the bad and the ugly Christmas sweaters! So today I’m living vicariously through my Northern Hemisphere readers and I’ve found 12 plus size Christmas sweaters that don’t suck… Continue reading

Trend Tip: Tartan

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If you’ve been following me on twitter and facebook, you have probably guessed that I’m a bit of a fan of Outlander

Claire and Jaime 1743 Outlander

By “a bit of a fan”, I mean that I’m an Outlander fangirl through and through! I’ve read all of the books in Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series multiple times, and have seen all of the episodes of the new Outlander series. It’s available exclusively on Lightbox in New Zealand, and I’m eagerly awaiting episode 7!

If you want to get in to the Outlander mood and rock some tartan, then here are some great new plaid pieces for you… Continue reading