I have noticed that mid skirts can be sort of polemic in the plus size wardrobe. Some people appear to think to be looking bigger when wearing the skirt model. Ok, I can see where it comes from, but, then again, what increases volume is a diet not clothes, right? hehehe. Also, who would not pick a favorite piece for being afraid of looking bigger or something?
Real empowerment is to feel entitled to wear what you like and better suits you, according to your standards, this is key!
The skirt in the picture is from H&M’s regular collection. It is important to keep eyes open for other collections and not only look for coool stuff in the plus size areas. As we well know, the coolest stuff are unfortunately not there all the time.
But mostly, whats really important is to be comfortable wearing what you choose. And to choose carefully when it comes to a more conscious consumption in fashion. I mean, all the time we are exposed to shopping inputs, like you may be now with my post. The difference is that the idea here is to present an outfit a bit more out of the box, making new usages for old pieces, like the layering collar top I have over the lurex top. It’s been here and used a lot but I preffer it as an overall than inside another top.
Anyways, message is: keep your eyes open, buy conciously and wear what you like and how you like.
Lurex blue top and lace “overall” (really need help with the ame for this piece): both from Zizzi
Skirt & necklace H&M
Shoes Maria Bonita Extra (old, from Brazil). An ankle boot would replace it.
Bag Louis Vuitton