Bata Shoes launched their new range called Insolia and I was so blessed to be spoiled with a pair in the loveliest deep red – yayness!!!
Now, as a heavier girl, I tend to avoid heels as they can be quite uncomfortable and painful – I guess being heavier on my feet adds more pressure on the forefoot – BUT – as you can see, the shoe is designed to reduce forefoot pressure and allows for even weight distribution – and let me tell you – THEY AIN’T LYING Y’ALL!
I was able to dine and dance the night away in these babies with zero discomfort! I’ll definitely be adding a few pairs from the range to my shoe collection!
Thank you to Bata Shoes for the spoil and for getting it precisely right with this design!
Thanks for stopping by and stay sassy now!
It has been a VERY long time since my last post but allow me to let you inside my head for a bit…
At the beginning of the year I decided that I would only pay for clothing that fit the following criteria:
- The item was a classic/timeless piece or
- It was something that I personally designed and
- It’s something that was tailor-made to fit me and
- Aim for quality over quantity
So in essence that meant that I really had to put a lot of thought into my purchases – no more adding items to cart just because!
Which brings me to this Timeless Trench Coat from the fabulous Fablane Online – purchased at a ridiculously affordable price – absolute value for money because the quality is fantastic!
Trench Coat – Fablane Online | Leather-Look Leggings – China Mall | Tank Top – PnP Clothing| Heels – MrP | Sunnies – Cotton On
I love that it’s light-weight which is perfect for mid-season weather as well as layering for the colder days approaching . I went with an all black outfit to put emphasis on the coat and I think it worked well!
Thank you Michelle @ FabLane Online – you NEVER disappoint!
Stay tuned for more classic and unique items I’ve added to my wardrobe in the last few months…and stay sassy now!
Happy Tears y’all, happy tears!!!
34 years old – whaaaaaaaaat?!?!? Didn’t I just turn 30 a minute ago!?!?!
I must admit though, I love getting older – no really – I do!!! When I think of the shy, scared, ashamed-of-some-extra-weight-girl I was back then compared to who I am now – wow!!!! Growth!
Look, I’m not saying I’m on some Kanye West confidence level right now (ha ha) but I’m a hellavu lot more comfortable being me and that makes my heart happy!
Skirt, shoes & earrings – Truworths | Top & sunnies – Mr P | Choker – RogéroStyle
Happy Birthday to ME!!!!!
Stay Sassy now xxx
Hey Gorgeous Peeps!
Firstly, let me say that South-African weather is totally bipolar. Yesterday was extremely cold and wet and today, albeit a little windy, the sun’s shining and the weather’s fine – as if yesterday never happened at all!
I might have been more than a little excited when the weather turned cold and rainy yesterday, just so I could pull out this sleeveless Melton coat I purchased from Fablane Online – ha ha!
Thank you Michelle at Fablane Online – your service and the quality of your goods are superb – totally worth every cent!
Ladies, head on over to her Instagram profile here and check out all the trendy items she stocks!
Sleeveless Coat – Fablane Online | Jeans & Sunnies – MrP | Long Sleeve Tee – PnP Clothing | Shoes – Legit | Bag – Truworths
Quote of the Day:
I’ve always loved the simplicity of a jeans and tee, although I’ve always felt that because of my size I just wouldn’t be able to pull it off.
Well, well, well, look what we have here – stupid negative thoughts – It’s me – in a simple jeans and tee!!!
Liberation – ha!
Top to toe – Mr P
“Fashion really is women’s liberation”- Iris Apfel
Stay sassy xxx
These days I prefer loose, flowy dresses over anything even slightly clingy. I don’t go anywhere near my jeans or any kind of pants for that matter – it’s just too hot for that kinda commitment LOL!
And like I’ve mentioned in a previous post, you can never go wrong with a black dress.
I had this one custom made by the talented ladies at Fleur Fashion House – I also have the same dress in grey – you can have a look here.
Dress – Fleur Fashion House | Sandals & Neckpiece – MrP | Earrings – Truworths
My 6yr old takes such lovely pics, except for the ugly lawn mower in the back hahaha!
PS: Check my son attempting to clean the garden – such a busy boy ❤️
Fashion Term Of The Day:
Definition: A decorative design made of one piece of fabric sewn on top of another.
Stay Sassy xxx