Sunday, 17 November 2013

AUSSIE CURVES - SWIMWEAR

I'm back after an extended break. Studying, holidays and lack of motivation overcame me and the blog slipped down on the priority list. But I'm back and feeling re-energised and promise to be more present! In the meantime, not that I plan another disappearance, you can catch up with me on instragram (@ellecurve). 

I've been sitting on these photos all week for the Aussie Curves theme of swimwear and am only just making the deadline. When I first saw them I loved them and had an amazing time on the beach enjoying the water and not covering up or caring how I looked. And then of course with time I started to falter. I began comparing my bikini body to other girl's, I started to zoom into the flaws and I tried to get feedback from everyone rather than looking to myself. 

I like to think of myself as a confident person with ever-increasing body image. I often wear edgier clothes than my skinny friends and I love trying new looks. But I still fight that internal voice and I imagine I will to the day I die. But the key is to keep trying, keep faking it and keep surrounding yourself with amazing people (hello Aussie Curvettes!). 

So here I am in all my fat, pale, bikini-clad glory! And P.S. just bought another one!








Bikini top: ASOS Curve (matching pant still available here)
High-waisted bikini bottoms: City Chic
Swim dress: Torrid 

What are your favourite beach looks? If you need some inspiration check out the Aussie Curves girls below


6 comments:

  1. Holy shiznit that swim dress is beautiful! You look amazing

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  2. I have serious envy of your bathers, such an awesome set and look fantastic on you.
    The swim dress is gorgeous too, you look amaze balls!

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  3. Looking really good chick! Good on ya for doin a full body shot im so scared of showing my thighs! You are an inspiration to so many other girls out there so if you ever doubt yourself just remember that!

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  4. You look great! Love your bikini.

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  5. I really, really, REALLY wish I'd grabbed this top when it was for sale. It's SO cool. Looking good lady. Welcome back.

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  6. Proud of you for a million reasons and more xx JD

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