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A petite girl in her quest for support: Part 1

A petite girl in her quest for support: Part 1

We can all agree that the off-shoulder trend is here to stay. I love-offshoulders tops as it works for my frame.   However, I could not wear them until I found the perfect strapless bra for it. Having a fuller bust on a small frame, […]

Perfect crop top for fall

Perfect crop top for fall

Crop tops are flattering for petite structures like mine. Most people are surprised when I say that because they think that crop tops are for younger/skinny/tall body types.  I was also of the same opinion until I tried out the trend in 2016 when it […]

Overcoming body-critical comments-how?

Overcoming body-critical comments-how?

Continuing the thread on body positivity in the previous post, I am posting some common self-critical  comments that I face from women with regard to their bodies. I wonder what would be the best way to reassure and build confidence in women who are under […]

Overcoming body-criticism

Overcoming body-criticism

As a once-upon-a-time overweight kid, I have always been obsessed with the measuring scale and its verdict. I have the fortune of knowing men and women in my friends and family circle who are not as obsessed  but they are body-conscious to some degree. I […]

Bell sleeved and ruffled blazer

Bell sleeved and ruffled blazer

If there is a wardrobe staple that I need to have at all times is a blazer. I do not remember wearing a blazer while I was living in Kolkata because  a) Kolkata is usually warm for most of the year and b) I used […]