Category Archives: Fashion

A selection of posts looking at fashion from a Christian point of view. Featuring everything from advice on dressing alternatively and modestly through to where to chunky heels and Doc Martens.

Springtime Dressing || Embracing My Femininity*

Springtime Dressing || Embracing My Femininity*

I’ve posted in the past about how my style has changed over the years (An expression of self, Style evolution, A desperate exhibitionist, Stepping out of my comfort zone). One of the most notable changes has been how much I’ve embraced my femininity. As in I not only wear skirts now but I choose to style them in… Read More

Skirt Who You Are || Having a Wardrobe True to You

Skirt Who You Are || Having a Wardrobe True to You

Last term I came to a realisation. I like skirts. As in, I prefer to be in leggings, tunics, tights, skirts and even dresses than in jeans. I spent 20 months working in an office learning to love the power and possibilities that a skirt could bring. (Believe it or not, but wearing a skirt… Read More

Why I’m Not Asking for Clothes this Christmas

Why I’m Not Asking for Clothes this Christmas

What are you hoping to unwrap this year? What Christmas presents are you hoping for? Admit it. No matter what we say, we all have a wish list for Christmas. For those striving to be less materialistic, it might involve goats for a family in Africa. For the sartorially , it might include a specific dress or… Read More

Mindful Modesty || What the Bible Really Says

Mindful Modesty || What the Bible Really Says

If you spend enough time in religiously-motivated-modesty circles, its not long before you start to come across one recurring reason for wearing loose tops and maxi skirts.  Women need to cover up to prevent men from having immodest thoughts about them. So, let me get this right… When I wear a vest top or a skirt… Read More

Why Wear High-Waisted Skirts?

The Benefits of Going High || High-Waisted Skirts

For years, high-waisted anything has received a bad press. Do you remember the comments about Simon Cowell’s trousers on X Factor? Even now, the super comfy high-waisted knickers that we all secretly love are known as ‘granny pants’.  As a curvy girl, this has put me at a serious disadvantage because high-waisted clothes fit me… Read More