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Flamingo skirts and red t-shirts available now ahead of the upcoming season two

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The very popular rainbow skirt is back in stock, and for your head, there's gorgeous zigzag rainbow headbands

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Hello! Happy New Year! I've spent the 'holidays' working on House of Boom and Season Two - It's Wild! - is currently being cut out and sewn as we speak. Exciting! But before that comes along, probably in February, I've done a bit of house-keeping! First up, I now offer lay-buy. This is because people have asked for Afterpay, but that would cost me 5% of each transaction and I just don't have the sort of margins that allow that. Hopefully this will be helpful for you - you can read more about how it works right here. Full disclosure: it will...

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Today I'd like to give you a guided tour of the House of Boom clothing range that will go on sale at the pop-up on December 15 & 16, and online from December 16. This is the first range of clothing I have ever designed, so it's pretty scary to share my babies with the world. I hope there's something in there that you like.  The BOOM t-shirt The TIARE skirt The DEMELZA dress The KINI dress The BOOM t-shirt There were a number of reasons why I was motivated to do a t-shirt, and some grand plans that didn't work...

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House of Boom, a bold, ethical new clothing range in sizes 16-30 by Joanna McLeod is launching mid-December. “Boom is all about totally rejecting this outdated idea that fat people should hide themselves away from the world. You see that reflected in the drab colours or black everything in so many lines, and how if stores even deign to have a plus-size section they’ll hide it away at the back. Screw that noise. You’re here, you’re awesome and you deserve wonderful clothes” Frustrated by a lack of ethical clothing options in larger sizes, Joanna decided to create her own. The...

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