Last week I wrote a piece on my experience with going on SSRIs to help treat my depression. I’ve already gone over the positives of SSRIs but nothing is without its downsides. SSRIs are incredibly effective and they served their purpose really well but in the interest of keeping discussions on mental health going and […]Read more "Sad Girls Club: Coming off meds"
Disclaimer: I am not a doctor or a mental health practitioner, everything I say here is in relation to my personal experiences with SSRIs (not MAOIs). You should always see your doctor about any decisions relating to your mental health. In light of Mental Health Awareness Day and seeing all the wonderful, brave people who […]Read more "Sad Girls Club: Going on meds"
After meticulously checking social media for every last scrap of fabric I could find, I can confidently say that his week’s style harvest has been most bountiful…Read more "New York Fashion Week 2016 Highlights"
Siriano sent 5 plus-size models down the runway at New York Fashion Week alongside the sample sized girls claiming that he didn’t really think it was a big deal and so didn’t mention it to the press.Read more "Christian Siriano Normalises Plus-Size at New York Fashion Week"
Turtle necks, pink faux fur and beautiful creative people. Who wouldn’t be hyped about H&M and Kenzo’s collaboration?Read more "New Collaboration : H&M x Kenzo"
So I’ve been uncharacteristically quiet on here as of late, so I thought I’d check in and let you know that I’m still here, I’ve not died from internalized rage (yet) and am still intent on bombarding you all with my opinions and fashion/beauty news.Read more "Still alive"
Mango is joining the culturally savvy hoard of brands wising up to the Muslim market, they’ve launched their new Ramadan collection aimed at keeping Muslim women looking stylish while maintaining their religious modesty during the Holy month of Ramadan.Read more "Mango Launches Ramadan Collection 2016"
It’s not often that a “plus size” clothing brand can really nail the cool effortlessness of real girl style sans the contrived emphasis on “hiding lumps and bumps” or shouting about how “curves are sexy”Read more "Size-Inclusive Fashion Done Right: Universal Standard"
I’ve been trawling fashion and trend publications in search of something to give you all in terms of fashion trends and the search has been most fruitful! Everyone likes to stay ahead of the curve where fashion is concerned so I’ll waste no time in sharing 2016’s Fall trend predictions. Corsetry Ooh la la, corsetry […]Read more "Fall ’16 Trend Scoop"
The perception of tech being boring, stuffy and strictly for nerdy boys only is holding the rest of us back from a world of opportunity.Read more "Technology Will Save Us"