IGIGI Naime Maxi Dress

It’s been a little while since I did a non-lingerie post so I decided it was about time I told you about some of the clothes I have been trying out recently. Last month, I was invited to attend a…

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“Plus North” Bloggers’ Meet

On Saturday 7th July 2012 more than 130 attendees gathered at Aspire Leeds for the greatest event in 2012 – Plus North! It was the brainchild of gorgeous girlies Becky and Toni, with assistance from the ever wonderful Mhairi. Photo…

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I love to shrug!

I have long been a fan of the humble shrug (sometimes called a bolero).  It can completely transform an new outfit or give an old favourite a completely new look.  Over the years I have worn all sorts of different…

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Coming Soon – “Plus North” Bloggers’ Meet!

Back in February I was fortunate enough to be able to attend a fab bloggers’ event called Plus London Two.  It was a great chance for bloggers – especially plus sized – to get together, try on some amazing clothes…

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I have been dyeing for Wallis and Dorothy Perkins dresses…

For many years, I have been a fan of dyeing clothes.  I think my dyeing days started years ago when I wanted a pair of solid black jeans.  With my statistically extreme ‘out-in-out’ figure, I have always struggled to find…

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The ‘Birdie’ dress from Dorothy Perkins

I fully admit that I am not the most fashion-conscious person.  I don’t buy any newspapers or magazines (unless a weekly tv guide counts…) and don’t spend time trawling the internet to find out what the latest trends are. The…

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Plus London Two

A few weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to attend an event in London for bloggers called Plus London Two.  As the name suggests, this is the second such event, with the first being held last year before my blog…

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The amazing Anna Scholz

I am a very lucky girl.  Over the past few weeks I have got to meet some fabulous people and gone on some terrific adventures, all thanks to my lil’ ol’ blog.  Who’d have thought it. One of my favourite…

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Bangers for Breakfast? Gok Wan for Simply Yours shapewear press launch

Several weeks ago, I had a wonderful surprise thanks to my lovely blogging friends Georgina and Cheryl: an invite to the press launch of Gok Wan’s spring/summer 2012 shapewear for Simply Yours.  They had both been kind enough to pass my…

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