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There’s No Shame in Shopping For Your Shape

I’m a size 12 some days and a size 14 on others. I’ve been a size 16 and as small as an 8 way back when ( we’re talking over 15 years ago). It used to bother me. But now I’m ok with the number in the label cos it doesn’t make me, me. I’d rather dress for my body and shape and look good in clothes that try and fit myself into something that’s smaller. I mean, noone can read the label. I was recently invited along to the relaunch of the Matalan Williamson Square store in Liverpool. It was a trolley dash event which defo was was exciting as it sounds. Think Supermarket Sweep and bingo! It was great to look at the new pieces in store and new trends – some that do flatter my ass and hips and some that do not. I’d love to wear midi length dresses but I think I’d feel like a nan, rather than like the sexy independent woman I wanna be. Lol. I am huge …

Five A/W Trends I’ll Be Wearing This Autumn

Sponsored Post It’s not often that I visit these shops these days, or even do much clothes shopping. Having spent a lot of the last 12 months in major saving mode, I rarely shop new trends – often choosing to try and adapt the current contents of my wardrobe to fit whatever colour, pattern or print is ‘in’ that season. However, as A/W draws closer, I’m loosening my purse strings and making little investments, adding new items to my wardrobe to help switch things up a little. I’m lucky in the sense that my workplace doesn’t have a uniform or dress code, just smart casual is the order of the day so I can rock up to work in jeans and trainers or a dress and boots if the mood takes me. It also means getting dressed in the morning can take anywhere between 5-15 minutes, depending on what I feel like wearing that day! My style differs in the sense that, I love to dress quite fashionable and ‘on-trend’ whilst also making sure I …