Boobs & Bra-blems

Did you know that 90% of women are wearing the wrong bra size!? 😮 Did you know that many women (myself included) also take several different bra sizes, depending on the shape, cut, fabric and brand of the bra. AND….did you know most women are not entirely symmetrical, meaning they may have uneven breasts! 😮 Your…

Rock The Crop Top

Did ya read the latest in O, The Oprah Magazine? 😕 Who else is tired of being told what they can and cannot wear? If you want to wear a crop top — WEAR A CROP TOP. If you like it, wear it. Life is too short. Live your life and stop waiting on your weight!…

Size Sexy

How many times have you tried on a piece of clothing a size up from your ‘usual’ … and didn’t want to buy it simply because you didn’t like that the tag wasn’t what you wanted it to say? On the flip side, have you ever cheered for joy in a change room upon finding…

Body Confidence Canada Awards 2014

September 9th is known as the International Day of Beauty  — it was created by the International Committee of Aesthetics and Cosmetology (CIDESCO) and was adopted by the World Congress in 1995. What better day to celebrate body confidence, education, health and community empowerment! I was fortunate enough to be invited to the 2nd annual Body Confidence Canada…

BIG Tune!

  I Absolutely Love Meghan Trainor’s voice!  Her 4-track album is terrific.  But, my heart belongs to this catching tune “All About That Bass“.   If you’re looking to add this BIG Tune to your karaoke repertoire, like I am 😉 ….here are the lyrics: Because you know I’m all about that bass ‘Bout that…

Do You Know Your Measurements?

I’ve recently been shopping with a couple of slender, vintage loving ladies in my life – both of whom have mad sewing abilities, who come armed with tape measure whenever they are hunting for fabulous vintage finds.  Both of these lovelies are avid online clothing shoppers as well.  The key thing I noticed with both…

Gussied Up & Tess Munster!

Gussied Up, a plus size clothing boutique owned by the lovely Victoria McGroarty, celebrated the store’s 3rd anniversary this weekend – with a Meet & Greet with Miss Tess Munster!   This delightful Bathurst boutique has classic pieces and Canadian designs in sizes X-3X.  With versatile pieces like day-to-evening dresses, casual blazers, leggings and cute but practical undergarments.…