Every year on my birthday I try to make a promise to myself to work on an aspect of self growth - so what better promise to make to myself for the big 3-O then by embracing a bolder wardrobe! 90% of my clothing happens to be in dark shades. Nothing wrong with that. Yet I Love Bright & Vivid Colors. So why then doesn't my wardrobe show this? In a moment of self reflection I began to wonder about all of the clothing advice I’d received through out the years... Do I really love to wear the color black that much or has my brain just been rewired for years to make clothing in this color my top choice to make myself appear “smaller” because of the constant reinforcement that fat bodies have to be slimmed down? Do I have your attention my Loves? Perfect! Pop on by to read more! Kat XO
Wardrobe Remix: Three In One! So one of my new features on the blog I will begin to post regularly will be the wardrobe remix - taking one garment and styling it three different ways and throwing in a few styling suggestions here and there. This feature I'm wearing the Yellow floral chiffon kimono from TORRID.
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What a lot of people tend to forget is that fashion isn’t just about wearing clothes but it’s about expressing yourself and revealing a piece of you through what you choose to wear. And fat bodies have been long denied options and choices when it comes to our selections for fashion.
So for those of you who have been with me for some time know my passion for vintage and Pinup! Those of you just joining this program already in progress should know I LOVE Vintage and the fashion styles of the 20's, 40's, 50's and 60/70's. So any time I can go thrifting or antique… Continue reading Torrid: 50’s HouseWife Glam
If you had told my sixteen year old self that someday I'd be able to walk in to a mainstream nationwide known store and buy a publication with my face in it and an article I wrote myself... I probably would have laughed and then cried. Why? Well for starters I wouldn't have believed it.… Continue reading FabUPlus Spring Issue ‘18: Crossing Off Bucket List Goal
As a fat woman I've learned that society will try to enforce certain fashion restrictions onto the plus size community and one of the things I love about Fashion Nova Curve is that they throw those BS restrictions right out the flipping window! I can't tell you how much joy I experienced when my latex… Continue reading Pushing Boundaries: Fashion Nova Curve Review