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    Plus size style file: Lisa from Cherry Lisa

    It is my great pleasure to showcase the awesome style of another lovely local lass – Cherry Lady Lisa of Durban. A little bit goth, a little bit pinup, a little bit geeky  – I could just gobble this lady up in one, smooth bite! (Does that make me sound creepy? Good.) Here’s what I found out about her: About Cherry Lady Lisa: My name is Lisa Hayes Foley, also known as Cherry Lisa. I am a textile designer and I own and run Frockabilly SA, an artisanal store specialising in handmade cute & geeky hair bows. I’m curiously obsessed with the 1950’s, My Little Pony, Alice in Wonderland, American McGee’s Alice,…

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    The best places in South Africa to buy hair flowers

    Hi, my name’s Meg, and I’m a chronic over-committer. The below post was due… hmmmmm… lemme see…. over six months ago? Yeah, maybe longer… #worstbloggerever I’m going to spare you the whining about my guilt and remorse, and just get to the good stuff about fricken’ awesome hair flowers. So, I’m crushing harder than ever on all things pinup (I think we’ve moved past ‘phase’, through ‘obsession’ solidly into ‘lifestyle’). Along with pretty pouffy skirts, red lips and winged liner, hair flowers are a pretty integral part of the look. It took me a little while to figure out how to style them right – running the risk of looking…

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    Plus size style file: Georgina from She Might be Loved

    This week’s plus size style file is on another Instagram crush, Georgina from She Might be Loved. Not only is Georgina a foxy ‘Instalebrity’, but she also holds several awards and accolades for her achievements in plus size blogging. Read below to find out why I’m so smitten with her. About Georgina from She Might be Loved I’m Georgina and I’m a Beauty and Fashion Blogger/Social Media Manager from Sheffield, UK. How do you define your style? I’m what they call an ‘hourglass’ shape so I really love to show that off in skater dresses and fitted dresses to accentuate my curves. Who inspires your style? That’s a tough one as…