CHOCOLATE ORANGE

CHOCOLATE ORANGE

CONFESSION: I USED TO BLEACH MY SKIN AS A YOUNG TEEN Like most black women around the world, growing up in a world that prided itself on white privilege and intense colourism definitely had an…

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August 22, 2017
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THE BACKPACK YOU'VE ALWAYS NEEDED

THE BACKPACK YOU'VE ALWAYS NEEDED

I’ve been a part of #TeamBackpack for the last 10 years now, as they are just so easy to carry around and they don’t get in the way during day-to-day errands. Convenient. Accessible. Roomy. That’s…

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August 21, 2017
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SUN'S OUT (OR NOT), LEGS OUT.

SUN'S OUT (OR NOT), LEGS OUT.

Legs. I’ve always been a big fan of ’em in general. Not only because they allow me to get from A to B, but a few years ago when I started my journey of self-love,…

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August 18, 2017
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BLACK FAT WOMEN MATTER TOO.

BLACK FAT WOMEN MATTER TOO.

I feel like by now, I’m mostly known for my threaded rants on twitter about inequality when it comes to all things plus size/race related, so I’m going to try and make this post somewhat…

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August 6, 2017
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FEMININITY DOES NOT EQUAL VALIDITY

FEMININITY DOES NOT EQUAL VALIDITY

  “…The level of femininity fat girls have to perform to not be seen as ugly or weird is phenomenal.” Me – On Twitter a month or so ago. My personal style has gone through…

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July 16, 2017
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CAUGHT SLIPPING

CAUGHT SLIPPING

Whether it’s a mini, midi or a maxi, a staple item that is an absolute wardrobe MUST will always be the ‘Little Black Dress’. Now I’m quite new to the LBD committee as I’ve always…

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July 11, 2017
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