IGIGI By Yuliya Raquel Phyllis Maxi Dress US 12 UK 16

Maxi dresses are great. They are wearable all year round and can be worn casually or for a fancy soirée – it all depends on the dress itself and the accessories you choose to wear with it.  I love a…

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BiuBiu Modena Shirt in Red 42BBB

You may have seen my previous post in which I mentioned that the lovely Kinga from BiuBiu very kindly sent me a package of goodies recently.  Next up for review from this parcel is the BiuBiu Modena Shirt in Red…

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Anna Scholz for Simply Be Plain Ruched Dress 14

I recently saw the gorgeous Fuller Figure Fuller Bust looking amazing in this Anna Scholz for Simply Be Plain Ruched Dress (£68): Image courtesy of Simply Be I was really pleased when shortly after reading Georgina’s blog post the fab people…

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BiuBiu Kyoto Bluebell Maxi Dress 42BB/BBB

Curvy Wordy is a blog charting my quest to find comfortable, stylish and fashionable clothing to fit my extreme hourglass figure.  My out-in-out body (46-30-47) can be rather a beast to clothe so I get very excited when I find…

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Diversity in Lingerie: Body Shape and Airbrushing in the Media

Do you think there is enough diversity in lingerie?  I suppose your response to my question may depend upon your understanding of the word ‘diversity’, so here’s a dictionary definition: di·ver·si·ty   [dih-vur-si-tee, dahy-] noun, plural di·ver·si·ties. 1. the state or fact of being diverse; difference; unlikeness:diversity of opinion. 2. variety; multiformity. 3. a point of difference.…

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Freya Gem Balcony Bra Nude 30K and High Waisted Brief XL

Back in May I tried on the gorgeous Freya Gem bra at Leia Lingerie, Bluewater.  I fell in love with the look and shape it gave me but unfortunately they only had the size I needed, 30K, available in white…

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Ewa Michalak PL Cappuccino Bra 30L/65L and High Briefs 16/44

I have been fortunate enough to have had the Ewa Michalak PL Cappuccino set in my possession for quite some time now and I have been wearing it so much that I hadn’t got round to taking photos for a…

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Anna Scholz for Simply Be Print Midi Dress 14

If you’re a regular reader of my blog you’ll be very familiar with my love for Anna Scholz’s stunning plus size designs.  Sadly I am not in a position to be able to afford items from her own label so…

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Collectif Dolores Wiggle Jersey Vintage Crepe Dress Teal 16 XL

I have always wanted to own one of Collectif‘s wiggle dresses.  Sadly for me, the cut simply does not work and no matter what size I try there are seemingly insurmountable problems with fit. I wear a size 10 or…

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