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Casual n’ Chic with a Sexy Little Peek Featuring SexyPlus Clothing

What I’m wearing…

Crochet Top by Point Zero Curvy sold at SexyPlus Clothing (HERE)

Distressed Jeans by Point Zero Curvy sold at SexyPlus Clothing (HERE)

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Summer is almost over, literally 18 more days left of this good weather here in the Greater Toronto Area. I have to admit, I am super upset about it as the sunshine has been therapeutic for me this year. So much has happened in Summer 2016, and I will share more details in a later post.

I have been on leave from my full time Job this Summer and because of that there has been a huge rediscovery with the casual part of my personal style. There has not been much need for heels this Summer as my main focus was exploring different towns in the province of Ontario where I live. I have had the chance to visit areas such as Picton, Coburg, and Lakefield just to name a few. A lot of these towns have smaller populations, or they are based on the Farming community. No need to glam up there, which was great because it forced me to reconnect with a more relaxed and comfortable side to my style… with my own sprinkle of chic of course. (smiles)

I was recently contacted by SexyPlus Clothing to style a few looks from their inventory, In keeping with my new relaxed style vibe I hastily pulled out my converse to pair with my creativity. My goal with this post was to showcase another side to this retailer. SexyPlus Clothing, is definitely living up to their name lately, offering a diverse selection of sex y head turning summer dresses to keep you date ready all year long. But what about the girl like me, who is a fairly young and trendy Mom, newly engaged or married and just wants to look cute while bonding with her child/children for the Summer.

Well that is definitely my currently life story, which is why I love these distressed Bermuda style shorts from Point Zero Curvy and this cute lace butterfly style top also from the Point Zero Curvy collection.

You should hurry over to www.SexyPlusclothing.com as quantities are very limited for these items. In this post I am wearing a 1x in the Top. Point Zero is usually very true to size, and I wear between a 2x-3x depending on the make of the item. I am also wearing a size 16 in the Shorts. I will admit the fit on the Shorts fair very small and it was quite a workout to get into, so I would recommend you size up when purchasing this item.

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You have two whole weeks left for the Summer Season here in North America, use these next few weekends to get into your casual and chic style.

Special thanks to Stef from SexyPlus Clothing for these fun and amazing images to help me share my story.

Until Next Time Lovelies,

Stylishly Yours,

Annika

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The Fuller Woman Expo is THIS WEEKEND!!!! Have you snagged your Tickets yet????

Hi Lovelies,

For those of you who may not know, I am the official Blogger for an amazing Body Positive event taking place right here in my home town of Toronto, Ontario called The Fuller Woman Expo. I am here to share with you all the fun Bopo friendly events taking place and The Fuller Woman Expo which is happening this coming weekend July 15-17 is one  you do NOT want to miss.

Think about it, 3 entire days of Body Positivity, Fun Social interaction and a chance to meet and greet with the events special guest TLC’s own Whitney Way Thore

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So here’s a break down of this weekends festivities:

This Friday July 15th, 2016 kicks off this weekends festivities with the “No BS Boat Cruise

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We will be boarding the Yankee Lady Yacht at the Toronto Harbor downtown Toronto at 6:30pm promptly, and setting sail 7:00pm sharp!

Expect to have an entertaining evening of dancing, fashion, food and of course fun as we kick off the weekend in style.

Click (HERE) for Tickets.

 




Day 2: “The Miss Fuller Woman” Competition,  Saturday July 16, 2016.

 

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Join us as we cheer on 11 amazing contestants as they work for the 2016 Title of “Miss Fuller Woman“, expect an entertaining Show filled with Dance, Spoken Word and so much more. These women have been in training for weeks embracing who they are, over coming personal obsticals for this very moment and we get to join them on the last leg of this journey.

It all happens this Saturday at The Fairview Library Theater located at 35 Fairview Mall Road in Toronto.

Tickets are on sale for $25.00 Please Click (HEREfor yours.




Day 3: “The Health & Beauty Expo” Sunday July 17th 2016!!!

So much will be packed into this day so you really do NOT want to miss this!!

TLC’S Whitney Way Thore will be doing an official signing of her book “I Do it with the lights on.

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We will also be hosting the first EVER!!! “Curvy Couch” Discussion Panel featuring some of Canada’s Favorite Body Positive Babes and Plus Size Fashion Bloggers such as…

Amanda from the Blog Latest- Wrinkle.

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Judy and Gail from the breakout size inclusive Blog Fab Four Fashion.

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and many others will be joining ‘The Curvy Couch” discussion.

Also the we will be having a Blogger Closet Sale happening at the Expo too..shop the closets of some of your favorite fashionistas including me!!!

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July 17th, 2016 at The Health & Beauty Expo will be a Jam packed day!!! You DO NOT want to miss out. To get your tickets for The Expo or for all three events happening this weekend, please click (HERE).

 

Can’t wait to see you this weekend, look out for more updates on the Blog or log on to www.thefullerwomanexpo.com for more details!

 

Until Next Time Lovelies,

 

Annika

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Stylish Saturdays with SexyPlus Clothing “Feeling the Fringe Benefits”

Hi Lovelies,

It is Summer ’16 in my city and the night life is alive and well, I personally have been in hibernation season all Winter and even for most of the Spring. I am super excited to finally get out there and explore some fun Summer nights with my girls.

One of my most favorite aspects of Summer is the shopping, I love adding great staple statement items to my wardrobe, and this  year one trend to look out for is Fridge.

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I am loving everything about this Joseph Ribkoff LBD from SexyPlus Clothing.

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This Dress is called “Revelation” and is it ever!! A great style note about this Dress is that it is perfect for travel due to the Poly Lycra fabric blend it is made from. I HATE to iron, yet still have a need to make a fashion statement and for me this Dress will do just that.

Summers in Canada are short but sweet, I urge my fellow style seekers to step into this fringe trend this Summer, it’s fun and feminine and you just my like it.

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Style tip: I am wearing a Size 16 in this Dress, this brand is very true to fit so due to the give of the fabric you may have room to size down or up based on your comfort level.

To purchase your very own Revelation Dress please click (HERE)

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Special thanks to Stefanie Augusteijn from SassyPlus Blog for these amazing images.

 

Until Next Time Lovelies,

Stylishly Yours

Annika

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Canadian Plus Size Fashion Blogger Presents: “Be Enchanted’ with SexyPlus Clothing

Hi Lovelies,

There is always that one Dress will make you feel super beautiful every time you wear it. Maybe it is the colour? or the prints? It could be the fabric it is made of and how it feels on your skin?  You many not know exactly what it is, but each time you put it on, it makes you feel so beautiful.

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That is how I feel about the “Be Enchanted” off the shoulder Dress from SexyPlus Clothing. I love off Shoulder details, which happen to be huge in trend this season. Even though I am shying away from Body-con style dresses this year, the front slit on this Dress makes it a classic that I know I will keep in my closet for a while. My natural style aesthetic usually gravitates toward styles that mimic more of a Pin-up flair, and this Dress will do exactly that.

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Style Tips and Suggestions: I chose to style this Dress with a simple pair of nude strappy heels, the floral pattern dominates throughout the Dress so you can chose to be mild with your accessories and just let the dress to all the talking…because it will.

Growing up as a Plus Size Teen and now Woman, I have always been inundated  with outside opinions on what I should and should not wear, one of the “Fashion Rules” given to me was to stay away from bold prints, florals and bright colours. Welp as you can see, I clearly have chosen to go against those suggestions. I am a lover of Fashion, Trend and Style, and I refuse to mussel my Passion due to other Peoples opinions of me and my body.

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Free your inner Style Maven this Summer, the possibilities are endless!!! To purchase the “Be Enchanted” off Shoulder Dress click (HERE).

***Special Thanks to Blogger Babe Stefanie from SassyPlus Blog, for these incredible images to help me share my story.***

Until Next Time Lovelies,

Stylishly Yours,

Annika

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Canadian Plus Size Fashion Blogger Presents: “Fuller Woman Wednesday…No BS Cruise featuring TLC’s Whitney Way Thore”

Hi Lovelies,

It’s Fuller Woman Wednesday on the Blog!!! As promised, it is my goal to share with you all the fun details happening at The Fuller Woman Expo Weekend each and every Wednesday and Friday for the months of June and July . The Fuller Woman Expo is an amazing Body Positive Event  happening July 15th-17th 2016 right in my home town of Toronto, Ontario Canada.

This year we are excited to share that TLC’S Whitney Way Thore from the break out show “My Big Fat Fab Life” is to be our special guest for the ENTIRE WEEKEND!!! And to kick things off, we are hosting  a “No Body Shame” Boat Cruise party to welcome Whitney to Canada and kick of weekend long festivities.

Have snagged your Tickets yet? Please click (HERE) to purchase yours before it is too late.

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The evening will include an opportunity to meet Whitney along with Refreshments, Giveaways and Live Entertainment. Cost for this event totals $55.00. If you plan on joining us for the entire Weekend, which I totally recommend,  you can purchase a weekend pass for $90.00 which gives you access to the Boat Cruise party on Friday, The Miss Fuller Woman Competition on Saturday July 16th 2016 and The Expo on Sunday July 17th 2016. I will be sharing all the details to each of these events in my up coming posts.

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Join us on the Luxury “Yankee Lady Friday July 15th, 2016 as we tour the Toronto Harbourfront and celebrate who we are, without the BS!! (Body Shame)

Dress Code Requirements: …Whatever you feel absolutely beautiful in! To reserve  your spot please click (HERE).

Got any more Questions? Suggestions or Ideas? Feel free to contact The Fuller Woman Team by clicking (HERE)

 

Until Next Time Lovelies,

Stylishly Yours..

Annika

 


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