Friday, 8 March 2013

Invasion of the Killer curves

So last night, I was in our local pub (this is not news, I'm in there 3 times a week) happily minding my own business at the bar awaiting the arrival of my husband, when I heard a guy say to his mates "She could be a stunner if she lost some weight."

Being the nosy cow I am, I had a look round to see who he was referring to, when it became obvious they were all staring at me. Now, I am not phased by such bollocks, I am fat, I am aware that I am not everyone's cup of tea, but why does being fat make it ok for people to comment on my appearance when I am within earshot? I just smiled at him and replied "ah but if I was thinner, I'd attract arseholes like you" and supped quietly on my pint of cider like the fat bird that I am.

I guess I'll take it as a compliment that he felt the need to comment on me at all, but anyone with less confidence than me could be crushed by hearing this sort of crap - just remember people, we're all amazing regardless of our shapes and sizes....

And onto today, I wish I'd been wearing this t-shirt last night to stick 2 fingers up at the pub knob jockey.

I've had this t-shirt for a few months, but it's yet to make an appearance on the blog, but it's kind of how I feel today so I'm wearing loud and proud. I bought the largest size available as I wanted it to be slouchy and I love it. I've just kept it simple with grey skinny jeans and my studded wedge trainers, cos that's how I roll...






T-Shirt (XXL) - Betty Bee Vintage
Grey Skinny Jeans (24) - Evans
Studded Wedge trainers - Aldo @ ASOS

So ladies, be proud of what you are and sod what anyone else thinks. 

7 comments:

  1. Oh please ignore that idiot, you are and look beautiful, some people should really learn to mind their own businesses!! I loved your answer back by the way! xx

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  2. Go you for have a brilliant come back for the ignorant twat. You're stunning just how you are; something he will never be no matter his size. I think he was lucky your husband wasn't with you at the time! Loving this outfit- it's so edgy. That t-shirt is fab, and I love those shoes xx

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  3. well done you, while i wouldn't be crushed by what he said (well maybe a little) i'd never be able to come up with a quick come back quip. must remember what you've said. there really are some arse wipes in this world!!!

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  4. Way to go Linz!! Good comeback too. There really are some ignorant wankers around and I think it's getting worse too.

    I love the t shirt and I have been trying to decide if I should buy it or not, but seeing you in it just made my mind up. You look fab!

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  5. Some men are right dicks! Great comeback I'm rubbish with comebacks takes me a hour to think of something smart to say back lol good on you!! Xx

    ide love if you checked my blog out x 1stepclosereveryday.blogspot.com

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  6. You look so amazing and im so proud that my teeshirt has helped you feel beautiful and empowered.Keep on being fabulous
    Betty Bee

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  7. Thanks ladies for your lovely comments. You all rock x

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