One of my favourite things about autumnal style is that I can wear body hugging items without getting all hot and sweaty underneath!  Combine that with textures and dark, moody palettes and I’m in style heaven. I first saw this beautiful Faux Pony Skin Pencil Skirt by Elvi back in May for their autumn/winter previews and immediately fell in love…

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Plus Size Nightwear

I’ve always been a sleep in scarcely anything kind of girl, mostly just my pants and briefest of slips.   However, I’ve been traveling a lot lately and, after an annoying and disorientating episode of a 2 am fire alarm in a strange hotel whilst sleeping starkers, I have decided that I really ought to invest in something a little…
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Plus Size Gothic Glamour with Simply Be*

The nights have drawn in, the leaves have changed colour and Halloween is just a hop, skip and spooky jump away.  The change in season calls for velvet, lace, inky metallics and, or course, the darkest of lipsticks – Gothic is definitely a trend that comes around year after year and I, enviably, embrace it with all I have! Now,…
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Plus Size Workwear

Workwear dressing is hard.  Gone are the days of a simple suit being the only option, offices are becoming increasingly casual and jeans Friday is seeping through into jeans Thursday, Wednesday, Tuesday and Monday. Pretty skater dresses are becoming increasingly popular in my workplace but these pose their own problems. Throw in a heavy chest and booty the size of France…
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Plus Size A/W Trends – Velvet

Have you been keeping up with my plus size fashion autumn/winter trends posts?  I warn you, it may prove expensive – I know I’ve already purchased items from both my floral embellishments and metallics round ups and I’m probably going to be investing in a  few pieces from todays! Velvet always seems to come back into fashion as Christmas looms…
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