Winning Style…..

Well peeps, what can I say…. I had an AMAZING weekend!! I headed to Birmingham to Style XL, the plus size event which was organised by the ever talented Leah XL.  My good friend of 24yrs+, Louise, came with me and it was her first plus size event, but I am sure this will not be her last.  As usual I spent more time catching up with my fellow plus size blogger babes, and shopping of course, that I took very[Read more]

Summer Hols Capsule Wardrobe with Taking Shape UK

So, if you hadn’t noticed, I didn’t/haven’t managed BEDJ…. Shocker…. NOT!  Anyway, moving on….. If you haven’t already been on a summer holiday, you may well be on the verge of jetting off to warmer climes, and therefore, contemplating the all important contents of your suitcase!  It is a travesty to say I do not have a holiday planned, but it doesn’t stop me for perusing the shops, as the UK could always end up with a heat wave, it hasn’t[Read more]

All The Feels!

Hey there peeps! I’m behind on posts, I have a couple I really need to do, but I need to tell you about the last couple of days which have been absolutely amazing!!!! If you live in the UK and don’t reside under a rock, you will have been hard pushed to avoid the fact that firstly the fats united and were seen on Ch4….. And, which is more shocking, in a positive light! I have the utmost pleasure to[Read more]

Spreading my Wingz!*

You know that sleeveless frock you love that is hanging in your wardrobe and you feel you can only wear it in the summer???  Not anymore!!!!  I introduce to you Wingz, an ingenious little fashion gadget that makes any sleeveless item of clothing immediately sleeved, so you can now wear that summer frock all year round. I was recently given the opportunity to chose one of the designs from the many on their website to review and tell you lovely[Read more]

New Season at Taking Shape!

A few weeks back there was a bit of a fall out with the Plus Size Community and Taking Shape, following a PR stunt they carried out at London Fashion Week (LFW).  I am not going to dwell too much on this, you can read a bit about it here and here, but this in turn affected a small event I had been planning at my local store in Peterborough. After a while I was asked if I would go in and have a[Read more]