• Beauty,  Fashion,  Style

    5 Fresh Halloween Costume Ideas + Halloween Look Tutorial

    Yep folks, it’s that time of the year again- the countdown to Halloween has begun! Between spooky house parties, work do’s and club events, we’re scrambling to find that great, last minute costume. Now I don’t know about you, but my Halloween costumes have to be OTT! I feel like this is the best time to release my inner Glamazon into the wild urban jungle! And a perfect example of that? This “20’s Flapper in Distress” look below: It started…

  • 5-Summer-Dresses-in-5-Fall-Transitional-Outfits
    Fashion,  Inspiration,  Style

    5 Summer Dresses in 5 Fall Transitional Outfits

    I could say that fall is now well and truly upon us- it is the middle of October after all. Which usually means that now is the time to pack up our summer wardrobes, and make room for cozier items. Except… What if that didn’t have to be the case? What if we could extend the life of our much loved summer dresses well into fall (and maybe even winter)? Intrigued? Today I’m happy to be showing you a few…

  • Mignonnes & Midis
    Fashion,  Style

    Mignonnes & Midis! 5 Clever Ways to Own Midi Lengths if You’re Petite

    If you ask me, there’s no better season to play out our sartorial fantasies than autumn. Between houndstooth jackets, buttery soft caramel totes, knee high boots and feathery soft scarves, autumn is a fashion lover’s dream. And the stars of this dream? To me, they have to be midi length dresses and skirts. Now the midi length also happens to be having a fashion moment at the time. But I have to say it’s not necessarily the easiest to wear,…

  • fashion industry and sizeism
    Fashion,  Inspiration,  Lifestyle,  Style

    5 Things to Consider About Fashion and Sizeism

    I remember when I first saw the dress I’m wearing here- only way I could describe it is a coup de foudre! It was the perfect white dress: elegant but with a dose of sexy, a beautifully cinched waist and a darling pearl and gold circle detail that embodied finesse. The problem? It was only available in Plus Sizes at the time! Uugh, the drama! The frustration! The humanity! (OK, OK, I’m exaggerating for effect). But still, I couldn’t help…

  • 5 50's Fashion Trends That Inspire Me
    Beauty,  Fashion,  Inspiration,  Lifestyle,  Style

    5 50’s Fashion Trends That Inspire Me

    Post World War II- when women had to be tough and resilient- the fashion world saw a revival of the feminine, glamorous style. It was a rebirth of beauty, richness and grace brought on by Christian Dior’s New Look. His revolutionary collection lead to an actual resurgence of Parisian couture- and changed the fashion world forever! Moving away from the stern fabrics and silhouettes of the 40’s, Dior ushered through the era of ample dresses and fitted tops, wasp waists, rounded…