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Want more sizes in stores? Start asking!

Want more sizes in stores? Start asking!

I have been a plus size girl most of my life. I have squeezed into larges and sometimes lucked out in finding the odd XL buried in the back of the rack. When I started Hellooo Gorgeous, I was so thrilled to get my first shipment and try on things that actually fit me. What a difference it makes to wear something that was actually made for me and my shape. It was so freeing to dress in something that did not make me feel uncomfortable. I started Hellooo Gorgeous to bring plus size trends to the women that fashion...

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Clothing Swap

If you have never been to a clothing swap before, I would urge you to go, or even host one yourself. Never heard of a clothing swap? It's brilliant. Gather some of your girlfriends, roughly 5-10 and have them collect clean, gently worn clothing and accessories and bag em up. Get everyone to bring the items and lay them out according to size. Grab a box-o-wine and you are good to go! It's a great way to get of items you no longer want and grab some stuff that you will actually wear. Anything left over can be donated to...

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Vancouver Fashion Week Fall/Winter Show 2017

Vancouver Fashion Week VFW2017

Vancouver Fashion Week Fall/Winter Show 2017

Being in the fashion world, I am a wee bit embarrassed to admit this, but until last week, I had never been to a “real” fashion show. Hellooo Gorgeous was invited to attend Vancouver Fashion Week and I jumped at the chance to attend. The high fashion scene is slightly intimidating to be honest. It seems to be a haughty, exclusive, close knit club. Designer Lesley Hampton stole the show and altered my view of the whole event. Her show was sculpted around Adrianne Haslet, a professional ballroom dancer who lost her left leg below the knee during the Boston...

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