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Plus size style: your essential A/W 14 colour guide

plum to dusk - softer paler shades that are easy to wear

Most highstreet and online stores have now started stocking their Autumn/Winter ranges. It’s tempting to dash out and grab all the pieces you love right away. But in my experience, whilst fun, this is a quick way to end up

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Move over Gok! Defining your own personal style

From Trinny & Susannah to Gok Wan and websites like Dressipi, there’s no shortage of people ready to analyse you and tell you how to dress. While this type of advice can be very useful in helping to focus on

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Plus Size Fashion: Knee Length Wonders

Last week, Kirstie Clements wrote an article in The Guardian lamenting the lack of skirts and dresses that sit at knee length or below. The problem is the length of the dress. Too many, both high street and designer, are

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Plus Size Partywear: Budget Edition

It’s the 10th of December, you’ve just been invited to a last minute Christmas party but you’ve been busy flashing the cash on holiday gifts and hadn’t budgeted for having to get a new outfit. Fear not! This week I’m

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Plus Size Partywear: Black Tie

This week, UK department store Debenhams have announced that they are displaying clothing instore on 12 new size 16 models in their flagship London store, based on the dress size of the average British woman (that’s size 14 in US

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Plus size style: 5 dresses to take you into autumn and beyond

It may be the height of summer, but clothes stores are already releasing their autumn/winter collections, and most plus size fashion fans know that you have to get in quick to get the best of the bunch! That said, the

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Plus Size Spring Style: Coral & Navy

Coral and Navy: Bow Dress

Bright colours are everywhere at the moment, but for those who are a bit nervous of going for all-out brights after a long winter, coral and navy is a slightly more subdued alternative to bridge the gap between seasons. Outfit

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