Thanks for joining us NGWN gals once again. I’m Dakota and today, it’s my turn to take a whirl at this A to Z blogging – and with my luck I got a vowel…the beautiful, wonderful “I”. Of course being who I am, I immediately thought of ice and all the wonderfully kinky things you can do with it – however I promised to keep this clean…so that sent me scurrying for another word. Then I remembered reading a post on Facebook about this UK lingerie company (Curvy Kate) who was looking for more natural models to model their sexy underthings. Of course I had to click the link. I had to see what brave ladies entered. (As a larger than average woman, I couldn’t help but applaud their gusto. They had to have a great self image to put themselves out there.)
So today, I checked back. I wanted to see if the lovely Sophia – the beautiful woman I voted for had won or not. To my surprise, she did! Was she the skinniest of the models they featured? No. I’d even say that she was one of the larger women that made the finals. Maybe it was the confidence she exuded, I don’t know but I was immediately drawn to her. I picked her out of this line up….she’s the fifth from the right on Star In Bra’s banner. But what really got me was Sophia’s response when they asked why she entered the contest. She has a wonderful self image.
I finally have the confidence and would love to model for Curvy Kate.. I used to have so many body hang ups, hated my size and wanted to change myself. But as I get older I’m realising it’s all about self love and treating your body like the temple it is!
Wow. If those aren’t truer words ever spoken. We all come in different shapes and sizes – and despite our differences, we all deserve to have a great self-image!
Shhh, don’t tell anyone, but I couldn’t resist slipping in this picture of Sophia. It’s my favorite. I sure hope she enjoys her trip to Portugal.