Brushing it under the carpet and ‘just getting over it’ are becoming a thing of the past when it comes to acknowledging genuine mental health issues. Thank goodness for that, right? Well, when an enormous 1 in 4 people in the UK experience some form of mental health problems each year, you’d hope that more understanding would be generated as time goes on. You’d hope.
More than just a fashion brand, Swaggerlicious is a movement. Proudly inclusive of all ages, genders and body types, we pride ourselves on our wide range of fashion items available to all. So… what does it mean to be Swaggerlicious?
“You are strong.” These three words are all someone needs to hear sometimes. Earlier this year, the Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle visited a charity called One25 in Bristol. Allowing women to leave street sex-work and protecting them in the process, the charity is an extremely important organisation.
Self-belief and confidence often come as a pair. You can’t really have one without the other, and having a lack of both can make things feel very difficult to accomplish. Finding that perfect balance of self-belief and confidence can feel like it’s impossible, but it really isn’t with a bit of determination.
How many of you are familiar with the greenhouse effect? Regretfully, we’re not talking about your grandad’s back garden here. In simple terms, gases that are released into the atmosphere – whether they’re naturally released or man-made – from a sort of barrier around the Earth. When heat comes from the sun and bounces back off the Earth’s surface, it gets stuck. The gases in the barrier are impenetrable. Ultimately, this results in climate change as the temperature rises – like a greenhouse. Makes sense, doesn’t it?