Ankle boots for autumn

Autumn 2016 ankle boots for wide feet

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of ankle boots – I pretty much wear them from the beginning of autumn to the end of spring … and sometimes I wear them in summer as well. I’ve got a few requirements – they need to be flat, they need to be comfortable, and they need to fit my chunky ankles. My feet aren’t super wide but they are flat so I prefer the wider fit ones for comfort Continue reading

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

Winter accessories

Hats, gloves, scarves, wraps, umbrellas … let’s be honest, when winter arrives in New Zealand, accessories become essentials to help you keep from turning into an iceblock. In an effort to keep warm in this cold snap, I’ve been hunting out some great winter accessories to keep you nice and toasty.

Harlow One Love Wrap

One Love Wrap, AUD $99.00 from Harlow

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15 plus size coats for autumn

And just like that, lazy summer days have gone and autumn is upon us in all it’s cold, windy, rainy glory. The key to surviving the cooler months is making sure that you’re toasty warm, and unless you’re able to stay in bed wrapped in blankets like a burrito, your best bet is to grab a warm coat and layer up – so here are a few of my favourite plus size coats for autumn.

Plus size coats AW15 Cropped Jackets Continue reading

Autumn Boots Special

With the autumn equinox just past, the days getting cooler and the leaves starting to turn, it’s time to admit that autumn is finally here. And you know what that means? It’s time to lace up your boots, lady! I’ve done the legwork and found some of my favourite boots for the upcoming season, so all you have to do is choose the style you like and find your size. So here we go – no words, just boots.

Autumn Boots Special - Black Riding Boots Ankle Boots for Fall

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Colour Me Purple

On the 19th of March 2015, HELP is holding their annual Colour Me Purple charity auction to raise money to help fund their crucial work within our community. Emceed by actor Aaron Ward, the evening’s entertainment will include performances by Kiwi icons as well as both a live and silent auction. Outstanding locally-made art is on offer, as well as amazing experiences, including a walk-on part with local heartthrob and sexual violence prevention educator Sam Bunkle on Shortland Street, a weekend away experiencing Waikato’s Waitomo caves and Hobbiton, and three nights at the Gold Coast in the Sheraton Mirage Resort with flights included. HELP aims to raise $50,000 to help them bridge the funding shortfall they face in delivering their services.

Tickets to Colour Me Purple are limited (but don’t worry, I’ll let you know how you can get yours in just a moment!), and guests are encouraged to wear their best purple attire – so I’ve put together a few of my favourite purple finds to help you look fabulous!


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What to wear to a summer BBQ

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There’s nothing quite like summer in New Zealand. Scorching hot days (preferably spent at the beach), lots of swimming, time spent with friends and family – and the many many BBQs that summer inevitably brings!

What to wear to a summer BBQ - 17 Sundays Dissolve Me Print Dress

Meagan wears: 17 Sundays Dissolve Me Print Dress

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10 Plus Size Dresses for Christmas Day

A few of you have told me that you would love a beautiful new dress to wear on Christmas Day, so I’ve hunted out 10 plus size dresses for Christmas Day to help you feel like the fabulous queen that you are. What style do you like best?

The Iconic Mynt 1792 Chloe Body-Con Tank Dress Continue reading

Bold and bright

With summer now officially here (by calendar, if not by temperature), it’s time to bring out the bold and bright colours. Even if your wardrobe is mostly black on black (hey, we’ve all been there), you can add in a little pop of colour with some gorgeous accessories – my post today has been inspired by this gorgeous Saben bag…

Saben x Kelly Thompson Vacation Clutch

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Ankle boots for spring

With the rainy spring weather lasting longer than I’d like, I’ve started looking at ankle boots again – because on a rainy day those strappy sandals just won’t cut it!

ASOS New Look Wide Fit Captain Lace Up Ankle Boots

I love lace up boots because I find them the most comfortable. If you’re ordering online and aren’t sure if the boots will fit your ankles, look for stretch panels or laces as they have some more give. Continue reading