Meet X-pert Saffi

Saffi is no stranger to the power of redefining expectations. Growing up in Southwest London, she developed a keen sense of adventure and fearlessness. Surrounded by curvaceous and powerful women who further preserved the value that healthy is beautiful. In her role as a model and activist, Saffi speaks on behalf of women who often feel poorly represented. Following endless experiences of being told her hips were too big, she quickly developed and spearheaded the Curve Project London, where she and other industry professionals mentored women between the ages of 16-60 about wellness and self-presentation. Eager to not conform, Saffi embodies a dynamic image of what beauty is ever evolving and simply X-traordinary.

What are 5 staples everyone should have in their wardrobe?

A good fitting pair of denim jeans, white button down shirt, a leather jacket, camel coat , and a white or black t-shirt.

What is your ideal denim fit style?

High waisted skinny fit with lots of stretch.

What Xcites you about a brand that is season-less and collection-less?

More classic wardrobe staples to add to my wardrobe that make getting dressed easier. Key pieces are always in style.

What is your best style trick or tip?

If it makes you feel confident, WEAR IT.

What piece is your favorite from the line?

The High waisted leather leggings. They are sexy yet classic.

It is Saturday afternoon, what are you in your closet picking out to wear?

Denim jeans & a fitted tee.

What made you fall in love with fashion?

The level creativity and confidence it allows you to feel. It’s the most consistent form of personal expression in my life.

What gaps have you seen in the size 12-26 industry?

Many brands fail to realize curvy girls want to look and feel fashionable, too! The choices are often limited and dated in style. There should be the same level of diversity that there is across other sizes.

In 3 words how would you describe your style?

Cool, clean, feminine.

How does the line fit your lifestyle?

The pieces are versatile enough to cover most occasions in my life.

Who do you see loving this line?

A fashion forward woman who isn’t afraid to stand out in a crowd.

What inspired you to want to work in fashion?

Being the representation for women like me who I didn’t see in fashion magazines growing up.

What do you want people to know about you?

I’m a dedicated mental health activist & ambassador currently raising money for suicide prevention.

What would surprise people to know about you?

I’m fluent in two Tagalog, Filipino dialects.

What quality to you value most about yourself?

Honest enough to always speak my truth even when it feels uncomfortable.

What advice would you give to your 16 year old self?

Don’t care what other people think of you so much. Your own opinion of yourself is the most valid one of all.

What makes you Xtraordinary?

I’m fearless.

I’m a dedicated mental health activist & ambassador currently raising money for suicide prevention.

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Saffi's Selects

A good fitting pair of denim jeans, white button down shirt, a leather jacket, and a white or black t-shirt.

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