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

Style Inspiration: Callie Thorpe

This is Meagan Kerr plus size style steal - Callie Thorpe

The concept of celebrity is a really strange one to me, and often when people talk about celebrities I don’t know who they are (fun fact: I only found out who Beyoncé was a couple of years ago when people were talking about her in my office). When the theme of “celebrity style” came up for the NZ Style Curvettes outfit challenge I was a bit stuck, so I decided to steal the style of one of my fellow blogger babes. Continue reading

How to nail that job interview

Job interview // New Zealand plus size fashion blogger Meagan Kerr wears Wild Child Urban Stripe Bodice Tea Dress from Farmers, New Look Trenchcoat from ASOS, Donatella's Tights and Black Croc Ocean Shoes from Ziera

I’ve worked in a number of different jobs in my life, including being a dishwasher in a pub; working as an administrator in many fields including real estate, healthcare and in start-up companies; a teaching assistant in a high school (english, drama and dance) and for med students (gynae); and a photographer. I’ve also been a manager, and been on both sides of the table when it comes to the often-dreaded job interview, and there are a few tips that I’ve picked up along the way. Continue reading

Autumn style picks

Autumn Style Picks

As I’m sure you all know by know, autumn is my favourite season for fashion – lots of layering, a darkening colour palette, snuggly knits and any excuse for getting cosy with a big scarf. I’m loving denim, merino, checks, stripes… here are a few of my style picks for autumn. Continue reading

My autumn essentials

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New Zealand plus size fashion blogger Meagan Kerr wears Wild Child City Ponte Pants, Yourself Luxe Merino Top and Alexia Check Shirt

As the weather cools down I’m starting to get really excited about my wardrobe for autumn and winter. I love layering and wearing warm snuggly clothes, so this really is my favourite time of year. I’m not one of those people who has “a summer wardrobe” and “a winter wardrobe” though – I try to have things in my wardrobe that I can wear all year round, and this is when a few staples are important to help carry me through from hot weather to chilly temps. Continue reading

New Year’s Eve

New Year's Eve // Plus size sleepwear

I’ve had some interesting New Year’s Eve adventures. There was that time we went to Waiheke, put a kayak in someone’s tent while they were sleeping and pretended to paddle it. The parties down at the Mount. When Andrew’s car broke down and my dad had to pick us up. Dancing under the stars out at The Land. The time we all went to Great Barrier Island and had the camping nightmare from hell. Continue reading