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a love letter to myself, blogs, Boomettes, dresses, fabrics, season five -

I’m very proud to bring you my new collection, A Love Letter To Myself. I named it that cos I’ve had a hard time this year – it’s hard to work two jobs even when you love what you do – having issues with suppliers and dealing with criticism (some valid, some not so much) and worrying about money and all that stuff. But this collection is a reminder of why I do this, and why I’m proud of what I’ve achieved so far.

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ANJI robe, Boomettes, dresses -

"After a year of comfortable vegetation, I wanted to surprise myself. I wanted to be seen.  I just felt this pull inside me that made me know that by doing this, it was the push I needed to start moving through life with a bit more of external confidence again." 

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beauty, blogs, fat babes in business, inclusivity -

Yesterday I went to a beauty salon called Inclusive Beauty and Kirby actually walks the talk.

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It should not be controversial to say that a cultural institution that aims to depict a broad spectrum of New Zealand should actually show us at our broadest too.

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Can you believe it's been almost six months since the last popup? Come along to the house of House of Boom to shop in person! Help me clear out stock before the end of the financial year so my accountant doesn't tut-tut my inventory again. Come try on all the gorgeous clothes in sizes 16-30 made ethically right here in Wellington. Almost everything is cotton, everything has pockets and the colours are BRIGHT. There will definitely be specials on the days.  As well as the House of Boom range, I will also have the very affordable Reboomed second hand clothing in...

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