All posts tagged: vintage inspired fashion

Pushing the Envelope: #BigGirlsCanDoFashion

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Beauty / Big Girls Can Do Fashion
Glenna Walters (right), as Tillie Boulter in Anne with an E.

As a big girl, I’ve always wondered what it would be like to dress fashionably. All the nice clothes, it seemed to me, were made just for the slimmer girls. So where’s the justice in that? Pre-lockdown, I’ve always felt conscious that I look drab even in my favourite clothes. But recently, I came to the realisation that it doesn’t matter what one wears–it’s how one wears it. When I finally decided to change up […]

Quarantine Diaries 2: Attempting to live in the “new normal”.

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Books / Life Lately / Quarantine Diaries / The Chubby Girl's Kitchen

In which I attempt to make cottage pie that isn’t even a real cottage pie, and an apple tart. Hola amigos and amigas! I’m back. Looks like our cherished dream of going back to normal isn’t going to happen anytime soon. We’re still cooped up inside our homes, trying not to get crazy, trying not to get sick. But hey! We all make our own good times. Yes, cooking now counts as a “good time”. […]