The History of Being Fat and How It’s Affected Plus Size Fashion

Recently, I have become obsessed with those '100 years of...' videos on YouTube. It's just so fascinating seeing how fashion has changed over the last century. I always imagine what my life would have been like if I had to wear a corset like ladies in the 1900s or the boxy shapes of the 1920s. And well, the other day I saw a new video by Glamour called '100 Years of Plus Size Fashion' which immediately sparked my interest. It sounds stupid (and I hope I'm not the only one) but I suppose I forget that plus[...]

Shopping for Plus Size Clothing with Navabi – GIFTED

As a lover of fashion and an advocate of plus size women being entitled to nice clothing, I am always looking for new places to shop for stylish plus size clothing and share it with my followers. And today I'm sharing with you my experience with Navabi - a designer plus size clothing brand for women. A few weeks back the team at Navabi reached out to me and asked if I wanted to try a dress from their website for free so I was like: "Oh my god! Of course, yes."I have seen Navabi around and about on Instagra[...]

5 Affordable Plus Size Brands I’m Loving At The Moment!

I'll be honest I really struggle to find plus size clothing that doesn't look like it should be in my mum's wardrobe - and I know I can't be the only one who is sick of seeing baggy tunic tops in god-awful patterns! As a young, curvy girl who enjoys going out to bars and clubs, the struggle is real when it comes to finding good "going out" outfits - or just stylish looks in general. That's why for this week's blog I have rounded up my favourite plus size clothing brands to buy from at the moment below: ASOS[...]