Pretty in Batik

You wouldn’t normally associate batik with a jumpsuit – typically, its worn as a dress or a men’s blouse, or as a sarong. So when I chanced upon this unique beauty on Asos, I knew it was going to be mine!

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What I love most about the jumpsuit is how soft and lightweight it is. The culotte pant sizes are a really nice touch on this fabric.

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For the longest time, statement necklaces have been my favourite accessory. Come to think of it, I’ve been obsessed with them for over a decade! This year however I’m keen on statement earrings. This pair from Lovisa is a new favourite.

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Dressed for: The Previous Season

Last two pre-snow December outfits, and then I’m caught up!

Already Pretty outfit featuring suede jacket, skinny jeans, over the knee boots, fringe bag

Jacket – BCBG thrifted – gently used suede jackets
Jeggings – courtesy Karen Kane
Boots – Aldo Cylia – used over-the-knee boots
Bag – Amazon/DIY (post here) – vintage/handmade fringe bags
Earrings – Adriana Soto

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Figure Flattering Clothes: Yes or No?

Plus size blogger Joi @InMyJoi

I cannot count how many fashion related articles I read throughout the past year (you know, way back in 2015) that discussed the concept of dismissing the importance placed on and or value of wearing figure flattering clothing. Like a whisper constantly in my ear, the crowd said: ‘Disregard how clothing looks on your body. Focus on how the clothing makes you feel’. Everywhere I turned, the same mantra seemed to be on repeat over and over again: ‘Who cares how it makes you look? Wear it anyway’.

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