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…

Diversity in Lingerie: Body Shape and Airbrushing …

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.…

Freya Gem Balcony Bra Nude 30K and …

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…

Ewa Michalak PL Cappuccino Bra 30L/65L …

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…

Anna Scholz for Simply Be Print Midi …

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…

Collectif Dolores Wiggle Jersey Vintage Crepe Dress …

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…

Evans Live Unlimited Black Slinky Maxi Dress 14

Back in January I was fortunate enough to attend a fab event run by plus size fashion retailer Evans.  A select group of bloggers got to try on a range of items from the forthcoming collections and we were spoilt…

Leia Lingerie Magic Bodyfashion Silicone Comfort Bra …

When I visited Leia Lingerie last year with Hanna from The Wardrobe Challenge, I was recommended by my lovely fitter, Julie, to try some bra strap cushions.  I had seen these on places such as eBay and Amazon before and…

Panache Superbra Melody Balconnet Bra Teal 30KK

Since starting my blog, I have been regularly asked about Panache bras so I thought it was about time I reviewed one on here.   The reason I haven’t done so before is that I tried them years ago and…