How to love you brooch Loving yourself can be a hard business in our modern world. Social media can be a double edged sword of both personal and expectation. In a world of ever changing products and standards it can feel hard to find that peaceful place to just be unapologetically you. Just add water… Continue reading 10 Easy Steps to Love yourself better (featuring the latest Erstwilder Release collaboration with Body positivity artist Mel Stringer)
Normally when we think 'summer time', we think of joyous trips to the beach, swimming, fun in the sun and time with loved ones. However, for many people (not just women) summer time and the prospect of being outdoors, wearing less to keep cool or heading to the local beach/pool to cool off is an… Continue reading How to have a beach body! Beating Body Angst this summer!
Wearing the Lana Dress in Pink Hibiscus Print So 2019 is well and truly here and to be honest, I'm still in a bit of a spin. 2018 was such a massive year for me in so many ways and some days I kind of can't believe how much… Continue reading 2018 reflections in Vivien of Holloway
And so the silly season has come to an end which means its time for us to find our feet again and find the rhythms of our everyday life again. Sometimes at this time of the year it can be easier said than done. This is a mix of reasons. The first is often a… Continue reading 5 steps to beating Silly Season Crash
It’s no secret we all get bad days, days where we just aren’t feeling good about ourselves and days that just make us feel rock bottom. Unfortunately nowadays I seem to get them more than ever, thanks to hormone mood swings of my IUD and just relearning to love my endoes body, means that sometimes… Continue reading My 4 step bad body day survival guide
So in light of an upcoming speech Iâ€™m giving about body positivity this weekend, I wanted to share the flip side of body positivity which is a struggle. Social media can sometimes become the rose tinted glasses version of our reality and I wanted to be open and honest. I always try and be open… Continue reading Body Positive Pinup: Its not always easy
As Iâ€™ve spoken before, being a curvy girl with a bit of a tum it can be daunting sometimes to rock a wiggle dress. I actively try and switch off the self doubt that often arises from doning a firmer fitting garment but sometimes it can get to you and make you feel self conscious.… Continue reading The Accessory Lovers Dress from Love Ur Look Clothing
Iâ€™ve been brewing on this post for a while, especially after talking to Laila Shalimar after she released her article in the last Adore Pinup Magazine, discussing the impacts on body image from pinup online social media. I guess, I just wanted to share my own thoughts and insights into this, as well as a… Continue reading Being the best pinup you ~ Thoughts on the pinup scene and being true to you