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So what would you expect to pay for quality?

So what would you expect to pay for quality?  I ask this question, as of late I have been getting increasing comments on social media that our pricing is too high, such as:   Far too expensive,  Way too rich for me, Wow so expensive, So expensive not realistic at all   So this got me thinking, […]

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Slate Emilia modal empire waist tunic

Why we stock Goddess on the Go

Why we stock Goddess on the Go, well that’s easy as it sits within our aesthetic of Australian ownership, ethically manufacturing and natural fabrics. I was introduced to this brand by Janine Mison, she is a plus size fashion agent and a good person to know!  The brand is owned, operated and manufactured by Janet […]

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Is the miracle dress for you?

Is the miracle dress for you?  I should change that statement to read the miracle dress IS for you, as it has to be the most versatile dress that we have ever stocked, why you ask?: It is essentially one big triangle, so it fits many body shapes and sizes but is tapered to the hemline […]

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How do you fit 17 Sundays?

Recently I made the choice to stock Australian contemporary brand 17 Sundays, this has turned out to be a pretty good decision as you love the brand judging by the sales..  The brand fits with my criteria being an Australian owned brands which manufactures in an ethical way and uses natural fabrics, the brand has an […]

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The Sonsee Woman story

I am always looking for more brands to add to our store.  I have certain criteria that these brands must have.  They must have an ethical manufacturing process, preferably use natural fabrics and ideally be Australian owned. Many of you have asked if I would ever stock shapewear, sorry, no – as I feel there […]

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All about Afterpay

We are very pleased to let you know that we have added  to our checkout.  A new way to pay, Shop now and pay later.. This means that your purchases will be sent by us once you have completed your checkout, but you will be able to pay over four equal interest free fortnightly payments, like […]

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Vibrant geometric miracle dress

Your choice of plus size dress

Your choice of plus size dress from our extensive range of one of the most sought after items in today’s market.  At The Unique You we are always looking for a style that suits the fuller figure. One of our most popular styles is by the Australian designer Kita Ku, the premium crinkle rayon fabric that they use […]

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Black Kaftan style embroidered trim top

Is flattering your ‘f’ bomb?

I recently came across an article asking Is flattering your ‘f’ bomb by Liz Black who is the lead plus size writer for Refinery 29, I love her writing as she is brutally honest and talks more about body image and what is flattering rather than the fashion itself. Isn’t that what we all want? […]

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Fireworks double layer dress

It’s all about the quality

We’ve all experienced the irritation of a much-loved dress or top shrinking in the wash, coming apart at the seams or fraying at the hem. Have you noticed that garments don’t seem to last for more than a few wears these days, no matter how carefully we look after them? Yet in our throwaway society, […]

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