Fashion Friday Plus Sized – the delayed edition


If I’m honest I’m really struggling with clothes at the moment. I never know what to wear. During the Summer holidays at work, I go for comfort so wear my jeans, a t-shirt and hoody for when it’s cooler teamed with a pair of pumps. When the schools are back, I have to wear smart, office clothes so will wear black trousers, a nice top or shirt and either my suit jacket or a cardigan. I would love to wear more formal dresses for work but I’ve yet to find a new plus size dress that is suitable.

For weekends, when we’re out and about shopping, seeing friends and family, I like to make more of an effort so will wear a nice top and a nice pair of jeans or trousers with a nice pair of (flat) shoes.

This is what I wore on Monday as we went shopping to find new kitchen appliances and accessories.

Emma Aug 14

Swing Shirt from Next
Vest from Asda (years old)
Black bootcut jeans from Next
Jellies from Sun Jellies

I ordered this swing shirt in a size smaller than I would normally and I was really pleased that it fit me. It will fit me even better once I’ve lost a little bit of bingo wing but it’ll be good to see the difference in a couple of weeks or so. These jeans are ones that I bought when Little Mr was born. I was too big for my old (size 18 jeans) but was fed up of wearing maternity jeans and over the last 18 months I have put too much weight on and couldn’t fit in them at all. I was so pleased when I found these out at the weekend and they did up! Roll on the time when they’re too big.

I’m linking up with Kara’s Fashion Friday Plus Sized post, albeit a little late. You can check out Kara’s gorgeous outfit here.

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  • Reply Kara

    This colour is amazing on you, love.
    Thanks for linking up.
    Little secret pair of Sun Jellies up for giveaway end of week over on the blog xx

    28/08/2014 at 1:13 pm
  • Reply Lauren (@laurenbigeejit)

    Love love love that top – gorgeous colour on you x

    28/08/2014 at 1:15 pm
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